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El Buen Bife

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Av. Insurgentes #1248, Mexico City 03100, Mexico (Calle Duraznos)
+52 55 5488 9810
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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97 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was outstanding and service even better. Steaks were cooked to perfection. Sold per gram. Value for money was great $2250 pesos ($111) for four including soft drinks, bottled water, tea, appetizers and salad. Come here you won't be disappointed. Not many reviews on trip advisor but we were sent here by locals and they certainly knew what they were... More 

Thank Desiree K
Irvine, California
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103 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent steak and fantastic prices. Steak sold per gram...lomo was 1 peso per gram...delicious! Ribeye was 1.50 pesos per gram. They even have waygu beef at 3.50 per gram. Open late too!

Thank Ocdolphingrayneil
Mexico City, Mexico
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151 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

I had dinner with friends at El Buen Bife in Insurgentes on a Saturday in Feb 2016. We ordered meat and spinach a la creme; and had some wine. It was quite good. Menu is somewhat expensive yet not too much, as the quality of the food served is good. Our waiters were very friendly, and worked well. The restaurant... More 

Thank NB O
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Good food, good place, fair pricing. No baby changing station in the mens' room. This is 2015, it is not acceptable. Come on!

Thank Louie G
Chicago, IL
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296 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

Sometimes when you're with clients and colleagues for a business lunch, you just need to go to the place that's selected. And while this is an Argentinean-style steak house, it shares space with its sister Japanese restaurant. I was able to order a couple of vegetarian sushi rolls and could have also gotten vegetable tempura. Food was better than expected,... More 

Thank mswtravels71
Mexico City, Mexico
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

Service is excellent, and besides the excellent food you can have there, there is an small but well chosen wine list

Thank RamonNaranjo
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

Nice place to eat, amazing that you can order from 3 different restaurants. If you go with kids, there's a big playground for them!

Thank PaulBazile
Mexico City, Mexico
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83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

The meat is good as well as the empanadas (especially the one with cheese and corn) and the services is extremely good however the prices are really high for what they offer. In addition they charge for everything from chiles toreados to a potato with cream. Expect to pay $400-600 pesos per person with out wine and dessert

Thank leoncioreyes
Tel Aviv, Israel
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172 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2013

Conveniently located near our hotel (El Diplomático), we enjoyed our meal. The 3 "empanadas" we had for starters were delicious and the "churrasco" we shared was very high quality meat. The "margarita" was generous but too sweet. Service was very good. The piano player contributed little to the ambiance; he was rough on the keys and the music had a... More 

Thank rsitman
Mexico City, Mexico
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125 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2013 via mobile

This place gas high quality cuts and attentive and knowledgeable staff who explain the differences between cuts and recommend to what degree it should be cooked. The side dishes were decent, and they have an excellent but small selection of wines. It is quite expensive, count on. About $100 for two people with wine.

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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
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Pizza, Steakhouse, Grill, Argentinian
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Insurgentes #1248, Mexico City 03100, Mexico
    (Calle Duraznos)
  • Public Transportation: Metro bus station: Felix Cuevas
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: +52 55 5488 9810

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?