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Parrilla El Primo

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Esq. Gorriti Calle Humboldt 1612 | esquina Gorriti, Palermo, Buenos Aires C1414CTP, Argentina
+54 11 4899-1791
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

You can order an "executive lunch" for less than US$ 20. And they a full course, with several great options. Great for lunch.

Thank Emerson C
Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2013

Goof food if u go for an early dinner,till 21 30,.after this time the place its just insanely crowded,..way to many people, very noisy.and the service its terrible!!,..like a said,..go in early,.otherwise don't go

Thank Dantunes77
London, United Kingdom
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215 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2013 via mobile

Great place in Las Ca#itas at reasonable prices. This is not one of the new fancy places in Buenos Aires but as traditional parrillas should be, in my view. There is nothing better than Eating outside with friends here during summer.

Thank Alejandro D
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

This is in the trendy area of las canitas. The food was good, not amazing. The highlight is watching all the people eat and talk. A real cultural experience!

Thank Wilson P
Chengdu, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2013

It's a great place to be, both inside or outside when the weather allows for it. Restaurants on all corners, the polo club of argentina just next door, the original one, still looked after by the military. we had a lome steak, a malbec and some home made pasta. with dessert and coffee it was all 310 pesos, a good... More 

Thank AnotherKlaus
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2012

If you want to eat, but not being attended, wait more than an hour to have your food and get the wrong order. Then my friend, go to Parrilla El Primio.

Thank StyleDLC
Seattle, Washington
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174 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2012

I LOVED the hand cut pasta here. My recommendation is to order a salad, provoleta, bife de lomo and that hand cut home made pasta. Put the juicy steak on the pasta - and enjoy. The menu is standard fare found in every Argentinian place in Buenos Aires. The service on the night we were there seemed interested in us.... More 

Thank comfortoverspeed
Miami beach
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2011

What can I say? Bad service, mediocre beef, poor value for money. On another night we had tried La Cholla right around the corner and liked it much more.

Thank MariannaMiamibeach
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2011

Very good Parrilla. The steak is priced right. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere and is located in a neighborhood of restaurants. I highly recommend it to anyone. I ate half "bife de chorizo" with mix salad and a glass of good red wine (Trapiche Malbec).

Thank MeryandLeo
Hollywood, Florida
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2011

The place is very crowded and the staff is very friendly. The food is good (but not the best in Buenos Aires).

Thank surge527

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Dinner, After-hours
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esq. Gorriti Calle Humboldt 1612 | esquina Gorriti, Palermo, Buenos Aires C1414CTP, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4899-1791

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

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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 Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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