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El Mercado

Calle Martha Salotti 445, Buenos Aires C1107CMC, Argentina
+54 11 4010-9200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“flank steak” (2 reviews)
“asado” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 15:00 Hours
CUISINES
Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Martha Salotti 445, Buenos Aires C1107CMC, Argentina
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Puerto Madero you have to have breakfast in El Mercado restaurant located inside the Faena Hotel. Extraordinary food variety and flavor , friendly service , friendly atmosphere. This is a must. You will enjoy everything in this place .More

Thank Hector C
Ariel B, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hector C, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback in TripAdvisor about your recent visit to El Mercado restaurante and to highlight all the wonderful things you enjoyed about it! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Kind regards, Mercedes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my family for dinner after a tango show. It was a Saturday evening in January, place was busy but not full. The restaurant itself is beautifully decorated, although it was a bit too dark and we could barely read the menu. Tables pretty...More

Thank CC7Bern
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Puerto Madero can be a little sterile but this place has character in spades. The steaks were perfectly cooked and the specials were superb! Wine was amazing (but where in BA isn’t it?) staff were very friendly especially if you speak Spanish.More

Thank 11cbarnes
Ariel B, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear 11cbarnes, Thank you for sharing your experience following your recent visit to El Mercado restaurant. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your meal with us, specially for the steak! I sincerely hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

First of all... I don't mind spending some money on food, but I do expect something in return. We were staying at Puerto Madero and came to the Faena Hotel for drinks and snacks a few days before. As that was an excellent experience, we...More

Thank Michel V
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Traditional porteño specialties with a twist of modern cuisine. Few tables and it could be a liithe noisy.

Thank Paom244
Ariel B, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Paom244, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback in Tripadvisor about your recent visit to El Mercado at Faena Hotel Buenos Aires. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Mercedes Zicuela Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is part of a cool hotel and has a unique decor. The food is teaditinal and very good. Make sure you explore the hotel outside for some amazingly styled rooms.

Thank Henchelson
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My booking was for breakfast at 10:30 am, for me and a friend. At arrival I was told breakfast was finished by an arrogant waiter, who also told me that there was a minimun consumption of U$S 100 per person. We decided to leave and...More

Thank anitavesna
Ariel B, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Dear Anita, Thank you for your feedback. We are deeply sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied with your experience. These types of situations do not agree with our service standards. Please do not hesitate to contact me directly for your next reservations....More

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I can't say anything wrong about this restaurant but only a bit expensive Food was local Argentinian cuisine in a modern format Wine list great! I recommend the wine made for the restaurant by a famous vineyard Ambiance is great! Philip stark made a great...More

Thank Guillermo V
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The dinner menu is large and varied, and we both loved our meals. The wine list is truly extensive. The atmosphere was the best, making us feel like VIPs but also in a comfortable setting.

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Been there for breakfast, lunch and dinner and I liked the experience each time. The menu has an adequate offering of meats, saldas, fish with an local twist. The place is beautiful, great ambience for casual dinners and work lunches. Service is very good as...More

Thank Salvador S
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hustle and bustle of heavy traffic just blocks away.
Across the river, flanked by skyscrapers, are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:30
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Martha Salotti 445, Buenos Aires C1107CMC, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Puerto Madero
  • Neighbourhood: Puerto Madero
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4010-9200
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Faena Hotel
Description
A great culinary experience doesn't centre exclusively on food and wine. A truly great meal is an emotional experience -a trip of the senses- a celebration. Inspired by the old fairs of Europe and the legendary cantinas of Buenos Aires, El Mercado provides an environment steeped in history and character, where guests can bask in the heat from the clayoven and savour the most delicious traditional Argentine foodprepared with fresh natural products and seasonal fruits.
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