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Il Gatto Trattorias

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San Nicolas
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Alicia M. de Justo 102 Dique 4 | Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4315-6500
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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I normally dont write a bad review for a restaurant but this was totally a rip-off. We paid 200 ps for cultery, funny enough the glasees had stains on it everywhere. I oredred Salmon, which clearly was pre-cooked ( they brought us the food 5 minutes after our order). The portions were too small and very expensive. The cheese they... More 

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Thank nelsa v
Santiago, Chile
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Il Gatto is dependable Italian food in Puerto madero. At an affordable price in an area of expensive restaurants, probably that's why they are usually packed for lunch Mon thru Fri. It won't be your best meal in BA but it's fine and it won't break the bank, specially if you go for the prix fixe lunch menu.

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White Rock
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209 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

This trattoria was well worth the effort to get to for supper. Based on the rich Italian heritage of Buenos Aires this restaurant wasn't a surprise to find in Buenos Aires. The food was exceptional and reasonably priced. We ate the Italian foods but they did have steak on the menu which isn't a surprise considering you are in Argentina.

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Thank cammer10
Stokesley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent service obviously popular with the locals. Good value . I had the menu of the day very good. Wine good too. Nice and cool very busy friendly atmosphere.

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Rochester, New York
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209 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Food and service were excellent. I would return to this restaurant. For the area was not overpriced. Large selection of Italian fare. The Pizza I had was especially good.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

In an italian trattoria with a chinese decor...not where I expected to eat my best steak but there you have it

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

The service was not good, food took over an hour and a half, I get all warmed and dried. The attention was not good, everything take long time to arrive, drinks, food and even the bill.

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Texas
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165 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in the gastronomic district of Puerto Madeiro. The prices are very reasonable. The food good, service efficient. The atmosphere is very nice and upscale. We had a late lunch there and the place was hopping compared to the others on the boardwalk. The spinach gnocchi was very good although I prefer a creme sauce over pomodoro.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

Very nice place, modern and vibrant, fresh food, delicious and tastefully served. We had main course and desert, both was very good.

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Thank Alena V
Brasília
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

The food is horrible. We ordered a pizza which we simply couldn't eat because it was like a shoe sole. The price is fair but you will waist your time and money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alicia M. de Justo 102 Dique 4 | Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Nicolas
  • Neighbourhood: San Nicolas
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4315-6500

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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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