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L' Orangerie

Avenida Alvear 1891 | Capital Fedral, Buenos Aires C1129AAA, Argentina
+54 11 4808-2949
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“scones” (9 reviews)
“petit fours” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
French, European, Argentinian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Avenida Alvear 1891 | Capital Fedral, Buenos Aires C1129AAA, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of 14 for high tea at L'Orangerie. It is a beautiful setting. The servings were generous. The service was good for our large table. A memorable part of our trip to BA!

Thank KatrinaAnne1304
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was tasty and fresh while the atmosphere was decadent. It seemed that attention to detail was the staff's motto with every wish cartered for. Highly recommend.

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

After years of wanting to I had afternoon tea at L'Orangerie yesterday with a group of 14 friends to celebrate a birthday. I stay at 5 star hotels around the world for business frequently and the entire tea experience at the Alvear was just average,...More

Thank BuenosAiresFoodie
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at our traditional High Tea. I was pleased to note that you enjoyed our High Tea in L´Orangerie, but naturally disappointed with the service received. We are taking note of your observations...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

This restaurant has unbridled charm, the servers wear white gloves and take care of your every need. The food was excellent to match the service.More

Thank howellv2015
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Dear guest, We appreciate your comments regarding our restaurant. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

My two friends and I visited L'Orangerie for afternoon tea. The service was wonderful! What a great way to take a break and enjoy some down time after checking out Recoleta Cemetery. There was a wide variety of teas to chose from and all of...More

Thank Katelyn N
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

Dear Katelyn, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at L`Orangerie Restaurant to enjoy our traditional Alvear High Tea. We are very grateful for your opinion and our staff is looking forward to welcome you once more as our guest...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had a booking for Sunday brunch at 1:30. Usual hours are 12-4:30. There was no caviar or oysters left when we arrived. I inquired with the hostess, she said, next time come earlier! Excuse me?! Where we paying a reduced price for leftovers? No... the...More

Thank MyworldMimundo
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at L´Orangerie. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Alvear Palace Hotel, one of The Leading Hotels of...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

I had seen a couple of questionable reviews of Tea at the Alvear, and this was not consistent with what I had heard about the Tea, or the Brunch, from friends and colleagues. So, I decided to try it for myself, with my wife. Our...More

Thank vbono2015
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Dear guest, We really appreciate your comments regarding your experience at our High Tea. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks. As a member of...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We're not really big on brunch but if you are in BA and want to eat for the whole day, this meal is wonderful. They have a huge selection of salads, seafood, even sushi. Unfortunately, we were seated in the "freeway" next to the food...More

Thank Winehen
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at L`Orangerie Restaurant to enjoy our traditional Sunday Brunch. We are very grateful for your opinion and our staff is looking forward to welcome you once more as our guest many...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had our breakfasts in this restaurant while staying at the Alvear Palace. It is a delightful space and the food for breakfast was beautifully displayed and very tasty.More

Thank roamerNewYorkCity
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at L`Orangerie Restaurant. We are very grateful for your opinion and our staff is looking forward to welcome you once more as our guest many other times in the future. Warm...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

A delightful afternoon in the utterly refined and traditional Alvear Palace Hotel. Impeccable service, good tea blends and delicate finger sandwiches and scones. If you wish , you can enjoy a glass of reasonably priced sparkling rose wine. Discrete quality live background piano music was...More

Thank bbtar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$100
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Alvear 1891 | Capital Fedral, Buenos Aires C1129AAA, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighbourhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4808-2949
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Description
Buffet breakfast and Lunch The L'Orangerie restaurant at the hotel is a traditional meeting place in Buenos Aires. A splendid breakfast and international buffet lunch, which includes a great variety of exquisite local products, can be enjoyed daily in a delicate environment with natural lighting and meticulous decor, presented with the mastery of international culinary techniques. Alvear Afternoon Tea The Alvear Palace Hotel is a unique place to spend a special afternoon tasting our delicious cakes, mini patisserie, fresh fruit tarts, warm scones and other delicacies especially prepared by our Chef Patissier. Sunday Brunch Enjoy a magnificent Brunch created by our chef, a relaxing moment to share with family or friends. An international buffet presents different stations and offers shellfish, seafood, wild game, and the most delicious desserts. Sundays from noon to 4PM.
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