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Il Gran Caruso

El Salvador 5805- esquina Angel J. Carranza | Palermo Hollywood, Buenos Aires 1426, Argentina
+54 11 4777-6633
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
El Salvador 5805- esquina Angel J. Carranza | Palermo Hollywood, Buenos Aires 1426, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on our last night in Bs As due to the reviews. We tried to order a pasta dish but the waiter said he wouldn't recommend it at all and recommended the ravioli de Cordero con salsa de champignon instead, which we went with...More

Thank 685inky66
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious dinner, great ambiance and quintessential waiter for a memorable Sunday evening dinner. Excellent selections of pasta as well as other dishes - we had their highly recommended lasagna and sauté artichoke as well as a perfect side salad. Portions are large so we shared...More

Thank jdwyer46
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I was there with a couple of friends for having dinner. We order pasta, gnocchi and pizza. Pasta and gnocchi were so good especially the first one. Unfortunately pizza was not so tasty, it was full of cheese and quite far to the italian one....More

Thank robertalora
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Il Gran Caruso was close to our hotel in Palermo. The food is so good and the service so nice that we had dinner there three nights in a row. Perfect pasta and pizza - ideal after a day walking through town (especially for kids)....More

Thank Philippe L
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We went for a late lunch on a rainy Sunday. We had to wait some ten minutes inside since the restaurant was full. We ordered lasagna and ravioli. Both were delicious fresh pasta! Those dishes, plus two non alcoholic drinks and tea and coffee, and...More

Thank vanesaBA
Reviewed 30 April 2017

When all the steaks become too much this is the place to go. Great Italian food, friendly staff, nice relaxing atmosphere and reasonable prices too.

Thank UnA-productions
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I ordered spaghetti a la putanesca. It was delicious! The sauce was sooooooo good! I could go back for lunch and dinner over and over! Beautiful restaurant, romantic environment, excellent food, very polite and friendly waiters. Perfect!

Thank Claudia-Cella
Reviewed 9 April 2017

After 2 weeks in Argentina, eating lots of beef, we thought we would try an Italian restaurant and our hotel recommended Il Gran Caruso. My husband ordered a chicken tortolloni in a light cream sauce and really enjoyed it. Pasta very light and fresh. I...More

Thank nova654
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner, worst Italian food I have ever had, total disappointment from all the great food we have had in Argentina. The waiters were very blasie, service was terrible, we had an outside table. An order of Linguine with Alfredo sauce was like noodles...More

Thank bkurtz4
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We are at this charming Italian restaurant during our vacation. Food was excellent. A nice break from all the beef in Argentina if you are looking for a more extensive menu. Very good wine list and excellent service!

Thank Elina P
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
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7 August 2017|
Response from bkurtz4 | Reviewed this property |
Ditto, it was always provided via bottle, gas or no gas. Same as bread, provided, but always charged for. However, tipping was not always expected, so just a different custom to come out the same.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Salvador 5805- esquina Angel J. Carranza | Palermo Hollywood, Buenos Aires 1426, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4777-6633
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