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La Pecora Nera

Ayacucho 1785 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires 1012, Argentina
+54 11 4804-2000
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“risotto” (71 reviews)
“ossobuco” (12 reviews)
“strudel” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Ayacucho 1785 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires 1012, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner --finally-- at La Pecora Nera in Buenos Aires' Recoleta disctrict, after having tried to get reservations for this small Italian venue for two days. Our hotel's concierge was very helpful in this respect. The restaurant is small and always...More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Remarkable food. I had octopuss carpaccio and capellini in brodo. Both excellent. The wine list is somewhat conventional but the prices are moderate. I recommend Durigutti Reserva Malbec a great value for price combination. Setting and service are soothing and reasonably attentive respectively.

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So we got lost trying to find this place, which was two blocks from our hotel, because the name when pronounced with a Spanish accent basically sounded like rainbows exploding from our concierge’s mouth. Anyway, once we found this gem, we realized in an instant...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Strange taste of salmon baked with ginger with too much balsamic. Good coffee and strudel. Small portions like Michelin star place. Have day complex menu with good wine. Nice service with pretending interior)

Thank D D
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

La Pécora Nera (the Black Sheep) made a perfect start to our visit to Buenos Aires. The staff are professional and friendly, offering exceptional service. The food is outstanding, with a perfect balance of flavours and seasoning. The wines are divine and it was an...More

Thank Cirineo
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This restaurant is absolutely fantastic and yes, it was a wow! It came recommended by our hotel & it didn't take long to see why. Wonderful ambience, staff are excellent (and they speak English if you are visiting Buenos Aires and you have little Spanish)...More

Thank sailorpam
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We managed to reserve a table here at short notice and were so grateful we could enjoy the quiet ambiance, the charming service and fine food. The chefs special with burrata was sublime. We didn’t get to the desserts but everything we chose we enjoyed....More

Thank ChristchurchStewarts
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We booked reservations a few nights before we actually had dinner at La Pecora Negra. We had tried to get in previously, but when booking on the same day we were offered a table at 11pm. Not quite used to Argentinian dining hours! The restaurant...More

Thank Sailorgal12345
Reviewed 16 January 2018

The food is wonderful and the service exceptional. They seated me promptly despite the fact that the hotel concierge had forgotten to call. My spinach ravioli in fresh tomato sauce were excellent. the service was attentive and well paced. For a lovely quiet Italian evening...More

Thank susieny2015
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We had an unbelievable meal here. Carciofi alla giudea; pumpkin tortellini; warm octopus salad; seafood risotto. Wonderful service and environment. A can't miss spot on a quiet street in Recoleta.

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Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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Brian M
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Hola, pueden solicitar informacion al 48042000 o a travez de nuestra pagina web Muchas gracias por su interes en nuestro Ristorante
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Hola, si, se aceptan tarjetas de credito, tambien pueden solicitar informacion al 48042000 o a travez de nuestra pagina web Muchas gracias por su interes en nuestro Ristorante
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ayacucho 1785 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires 1012, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighbourhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4804-2000
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