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La Escondida

4464 Costa Rica | Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good47%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“parrilla” (11 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4464 Costa Rica | Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We came here based on good TA reviews .....cold and bad ambience inside. Never ever met such a rude waitress. Did not smile or welcome. Spilt out champagne. No apology or refill. Complained and asked for different server.. Manager also disinterested. We paid for our...More

Thank fussy
Reviewed 9 January 2018

A very nice restaurant/parilla in the heart of beautiful Palermo. Excellent choice for large groups as well.

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Pro: - Perfect grilled beef filet "beef de lomo" -> I can highly recommend it!!! - very good price ratio - nice waitresses Con: - very noisy inside -> try to get a table outside! - salad buffet is "ok", but nothing special

Thank Tanja S
Reviewed 26 November 2017

As someone who prefers a more vegetarian diet (but will eat meat like anyone else), I was happy to get a recommendation (by my host) to a place that had salad bar. And on top of that it was a nice non-touristy, friendly space where...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Excellent quality meats, varied menu, good service and ample space for families and groups. The place is not easily accessible unless you have a car or can get there by taxi or colectivo (bus).

Thank Eduardo P
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We went with a group of 10 were readily accommodated, this is a large restaurant. The service was prompt and courteous, and the food was uniformly good. The salad bar was fresh, and an unexpected bonus. The atmosphere is not fancy, but neat and clean,...More

1  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Of all the places we've eaten in Buenos Aires, this is our FAVORITE place! [Some] of the fancy places, like Don Julio, ARE great (and worth it and you should definitely go) but when we finally visited La Escondida last year after many years passing...More

1  Thank Asador
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Greatest wine we had in Argentina. Unheard of for a large group meal. We had both the local array of grilled beef dishes called, Parilla, as well as delicious salads.

Thank jcoe2001
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Best rib-eye and a bottle of wine for less than $20. Service was slow, but that's how they roll in BA.

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Local Argentine Paririlla that was recommended to us as it is family / child friendly. We are travelling with a three year old, and really wanted to have a night out experiencing a local Parrilla. La Escondida, gave us just what we were looking for....More

Thank Peter A
Best known as the largest neighbourhood in Buenos
Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters,
each with its own unique identity. The high-end
quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent
mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment
buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American
Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favourite amongst
locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4464 Costa Rica | Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: 48339138
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