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El banco rojo

Calle Gral Simon Bolivar 866, Buenos Aires C1066AAR, Argentina
+54 11 4040-2411
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“falafel” (21 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
“burger” (46 reviews)
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Fast food, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle Gral Simon Bolivar 866, Buenos Aires C1066AAR, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere with good and cheap sandwiches and empanadas. I had to come back and eat there again! It is worth the try!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank C4082HKeduardod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here twice in a week and my review would have been 5 stars however I ordered the "vegetarian burger of the week" both times and the second time they forgot to put the blue cheese on it - which is the whole reason...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank skyef946
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a falafel sandwich which was fine but not very flavorful. It would be better to have sauces (spicy and other) on the table to add as necessary. It was ok, but I would not go back just because there are other more tasty options...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 123calimari
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had 2 different vegetarian burgers- both good. Inexpensive place. Great atmosphere. Picnic tables, outside area in back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank OlivitaSD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious burger and sensational Session IPA. Very happy to find this spot! Very attentive service. Great outside area also!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jessie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled across El Banco Rojo so had no expectations and wow, were we surprised. Not only were the chicken wings the tastiest ever but the value for money was top! The sauce on the wings was a mix of sticky sweet and sour, but...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bernessa
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

The empanadas were superb. We tried four types, all excellent. Strong flavours, fresh ingredients, fast service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NomadicAustralian
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

This place reminds me of a place in the village in NYC! Personable staff. One of the young ladies is from London. Loved the Lamb empanadas so much that we bought more! Also tried an empanada that was a “special” that had cheese. Tried the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kingleejen
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Veggie and beef burger were excellent. Took two of my co-workers with me and were very pleased. Will definitely go back! Optional outdoor sitting in the back

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alba C
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My friend says this is the best burger she's had in her life. Mine was excellent too. Reasonable prices. Very popular with younger hip crowd but everyone feels welcome. Very busy. Expect to wait 25-35 mins for your meal to be served. That doesn't seem...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Indrani M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Gral Simon Bolivar 866, Buenos Aires C1066AAR, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Telmo
  • Neighbourhood: San Telmo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4040-2411
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