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El Mercado

Calle Martha Salotti 445, Buenos Aires C1107CMC, Argentina
+54 11 4010-9200
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Hours
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Argentinean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Martha Salotti 445, Buenos Aires C1107CMC, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was a bit perfunctory - they take their "trendiness" way too seriously - but the food was very good. Not the best - that distinction belongs to Chila, wow - but I was happy with my meal. Gorgeous restaurant, enjoyed the decor most of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank xtacine
ArielB1328, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear xtacine, Thank you for sharing your experience following your recent visit to El Mercado Restaurant. I am glad to read that your overall experience with us was great and that you enjoyed our unique decor. Thank you once again for your feedback, we hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the restaurant with some expectation, as it is located in one of the most famous hotels in Buenos Aires and friends had recommended (still can't understand how). We even saved it to be the last restaurant of our stay, but clearly was a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andrelogui
ArielB1328, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear andrelogui, Thank you for your feedback. We are deeply sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied with your visit to El Mercado. We take your comments very seriously and I have shared the issues you described with all the team. Do not...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s high quality restaurant in luxury hotel. They have beautiful athmosphere and also tables in nice garden. Service was friendly and food was ok - could be a little bit better.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Vahis
ArielB1328, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Vahis, Thank you for sharing your experience following your recent visit to El Mercado. I am glad to read that your overall experience with us was great and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Regards, Mercedes Zicuela Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Reviewed 14 October 2018

This place is a must. The food is delicious and there is no atmosphere like it. It is a vintage/baroque style restaurant that makes you take a trip to the past. Open kitchen, you can see the chefs cooking which makes the experience raw and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank luciaalfarollort
ArielB1328, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Dear Lucia A, Thank you for your truly wonderful feedback following your visit to El Mercado! Please be assured your lovely comments have been well received. Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Best regards, Mercedes Zicuela Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Great food, for breakfast as well as brunch. Wine, assado and different options of cheese, fruits, bread, jelly. LovedMore

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank otavioclark
Ariel B, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Dear otavioclark, Thank you for your truly wonderful feedback following your visit to El Mercado restaurant! Please be assured your lovely comments have been well received. I hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to Faena Hotel Buenos Aires in the near future....More

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend are from miami and staying in faena hotel in bueno Aires for a vacation trip , we had dinner at el Mercado and the food was excellent , the empanada was delicious and the pasta very perfectly cook . Facundo, the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sunsetfred
Ariel B, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Dear sunsetfred, Thank you for sharing your experience following your recent stay with us at Faena Hotel Buenos Aires! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are also happy to learn that El Mercado met your expectations, our...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

If you are in Puerto Madero you have to have breakfast in El Mercado restaurant located inside the Faena Hotel. Extraordinary food variety and flavor , friendly service , friendly atmosphere. This is a must. You will enjoy everything in this place .More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Hector C
Ariel B, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Dear Hector C, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback in TripAdvisor about your recent visit to El Mercado restaurante and to highlight all the wonderful things you enjoyed about it! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Kind regards, Mercedes...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

Went with my family for dinner after a tango show. It was a Saturday evening in January, place was busy but not full. The restaurant itself is beautifully decorated, although it was a bit too dark and we could barely read the menu. Tables pretty...More

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank CC7Bern
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Puerto Madero can be a little sterile but this place has character in spades. The steaks were perfectly cooked and the specials were superb! Wine was amazing (but where in BA isn’t it?) staff were very friendly especially if you speak Spanish.More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 11cbarnes
Ariel B, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear 11cbarnes, Thank you for sharing your experience following your recent visit to El Mercado restaurant. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your meal with us, specially for the steak! I sincerely hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

First of all... I don't mind spending some money on food, but I do expect something in return. We were staying at Puerto Madero and came to the Faena Hotel for drinks and snacks a few days before. As that was an excellent experience, we...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Michel V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Monday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Friday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Martha Salotti 445, Buenos Aires C1107CMC, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Puerto Madero
  • Neighborhood: Puerto Madero
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4010-9200
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Faena Hotel
Description
A great culinary experience doesn't centre exclusively on food and wine. A truly great meal is an emotional experience -a trip of the senses- a celebration. Inspired by the old fairs of Europe and the legendary cantinas of Buenos Aires, El Mercado provides an environment steeped in history and character, where guests can bask in the heat from the clayoven and savour the most delicious traditional Argentine foodprepared with fresh natural products and seasonal fruits.
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