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Cafe Valerio

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San Nicolas
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Lavalle & Esmeralda | C1007ABC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4393-9456
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London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place looks like a big deal from the outside, but the menu offers some ok prices! not cheap but ok. We came for breakfast and lunch and were won over by the good service and the nice atmosphere, it's a comfortable place to be on a hot day. The portions weren't the largest but still good, the sangria is... More 

Thank Monique N
Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This was just up the street in the corner from the hotel Rochester classic, goof food excellent coffe and excellent service

Thank jandpwesterman
Level Contributor
26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Nice comfortable restaurant offering variety of dishes, good value. Good pizza, and desserts. Service with attitude.

Thank Angela C
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here as it was opposite our hotel we called for dinner around 8pm. We ordered a starter which we were presented with a overcooked black ringed egg which accompanied the tuna fish. Our main course which was a steak arrived well done when we ordered it rare! We both shared the BBQ ribs which were good did not want... More 

Thank Cmottley10
Cape Coral, Florida
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335 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Went there for dinner. Pizza was ok, kind of doughy.. perhaps they need a hotter oven? But service was very good, place is clean.. mostly locals.. atmosphere was nice, all in all, we enjoyed it..

Thank diver34118
Christchurch, New Zealand
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133 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I visited this place a Sunday evening. I asked for a vegetarian pasta. The staff understood English. When the pasta came, the ravioli had ham slices inside! Bad start!! They substituted it with a penne pasta in olive oil, with cherry tomatoes and walnuts. All the ingredients were there but they did not gel together. It was tasteless! Not a... More 

Thank ShirishParanjape
Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

The cake was too dry and no tasty. Not a good at all!! The place is nice, and also the waiters good.

Thank senn s
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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281 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016

This café was very close to our hotel so we often called in for a night cap. It was lovely sitting outside and watching everything going on around you. We did in fact have a meal which was pasta and it was very good. Lots of filling and the pasta was lovely and soft. The staff were very friendly and... More 

Thank Linda C
Boynton Beach, Florida
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166 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We were tired after an all night flight and sought dinner before the usual 8PM Argentina crowd. The menu was in English and Valerio accepts credit cards. we had no Argentine pesos as no banks are open on Sundays. The waiter was patient. Valerio is spotless with mirrors cleaned often. The pastry looked great but we opted for simple fare.... More 

Thank MaryEli666
Tredegar, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Stumbled upon this on my first day and both my wife and I decided to stop for lunch. Excellent place to people watch which my wife enjoyed, excellent choice of food and drink ,my Spanish is terrible so English menus brought out very friendly and attentive service and reasnoble priced, service could be a little leisurely, but we were in... More 

Thank Rob R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Cafe, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lavalle & Esmeralda | C1007ABC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Nicolas
  • Neighbourhood: San Nicolas
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4393-9456

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Nicolas

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San Nicolas
Immersed in the sound of honking horns and the footsteps of busy office workers, the Microcentro area of San Nicolás is where visitors will encounter the true hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, walking down streets lined with office buildings and banks. The financial district is well-known for its vibrant atmosphere and unstoppable rhythm during office hours. After dark, the hubbub and migrates to Corrientes Ave., where theatre lovers might start their evening at a play and end it in one of the many traditional pizzerias nearby. During the day, Corrientes is known for its many bookshops and classic cafés, which are located just minutes away from some famous landmarks, like the Obelisco, Avenida 9 de Julio, and the Teatro Colon.
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