Buenos Aires Nights - Maidstone

4.5
758 reviews
£26 to £40
Argentinian
On Maidstone’s bustling High Street, local foodies can discover the bold flavours and prime steaks that Argentina is famous for at Buenos Aires Restaurant. This popular eatery is well known for its friendly service and tasty Spanish tapas menu, which is ideal for sharing with friends and family. There are plenty of traditional Argentines dishes on offer, including empanadas, chorizo and succulent chargrilled fillet steaks with blue cheese or black pepper sauce. Diners can enjoy fine wines from the restaurants hand-picked list and for dessert there are home-made pancakes. If you’re having lunch with friends, dinner with a date, or feeding the whole family, Buenos Aires guarantees great food and good times.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 758 People Are Saying
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NatalieM
London
3 reviews
Dined 20 hours ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A lovely evening with delicious food! One of the best steaks we’ve all ever had!

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BenL
Kent
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall2food2service1ambience2

Used to be my favourite steak house
Sad to say I would rather go miller carter …. Not enough staff hence poor service steak was ok and cooked well but crème caramel was practically an omelette … this restaurant used to be so good such a shame

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SarahK
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent restaurant if you’re after really tasty food and a lively, friendly atmosphere. Our steaks were cooked perfectly and everything was delicious. Great service from the staff. Would definitely return.

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MichaelT
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3food4service4ambience2

Limited menu selection but food was v good and service good considering it was a busy Saturday night. Very noisy and inconducive to a romantic wedding anniversary meal out. Paid more than I would normally oay for a fairly ordinary meal.

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BeckyH
Surrey
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3food5service1ambience4

Food good, service was unfortunately terrible. Favoured small tables (we were table of 6) so if you’re going as a couple you’ll probably be fine

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SarahR
1 review
Dined on 21 November 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience2

The food and staff are good.
Wasn’t to happy with the s forced gratituity added to our bill.

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LauraM
1 review
Dined on 19 November 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Food is absolutely amazing here! Lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. Thank you!

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IvorT
London
1 review
Dined on 14 November 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always the food and service were excellent and my family love the atmosphere in the restaurant. I can recommend the fillet stake which is done to perfection. This is the only restaurant where I order my stake "blue" as I know it will be tender and juicy.

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SamC
Kent
3 reviews
Dined on 13 November 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful meal and lovely restaurant, but quite pricey!

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DonnaS
Kent
1 review
Dined on 12 November 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was my first visit to the restaurant. Food and service was perfect. Will definitely be returning!

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JulieJ
Kent
1 review
Dined on 23 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely loved everything about the evening. The food, although a little pricey was well worth it! And the service was brilliant!
Would highly recommended

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 23 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food as always

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PatrickD
1 review
Dined on 23 October 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience3

service was poor with waitress bringing wrong drinks but got sorted - having been before and recommended that rib eye should cook longer because of fat content was disappointed when steaks turned up very salty and looking like burnt offerings only the sauces ordered made them edible
it cost a lot of money and don’t think we will be going back

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OpenTable Diner
Kent
1 review
Dined on 22 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food

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ChrisR
Kent
1 review
Dined on 22 October 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

We all had a wonderful night celebrating with good friends, lovely food and superb cocktails and wine making it a night to remember.

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Notthebest
1 review
Dined on 21 October 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

The food was ok, wasnt horrible but didnt blow us away at all and was expensive for what it was. Will sadly not be returning again.

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 16 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great steak house, amazing food and service. So glad Maidstone has a proper steak house. We will definitely be back!

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DeborahC
Kent
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Amazing food as always , worth the money . Top quality steaks . Starters also good only wee niggle pedron peppers were lovely but portion size rather small . Otherwise excellent food and service

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RebeccaK
London
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was lovely and the service was brilliant

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JenineA
Kent
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Very pleased with the experience at this restaurant. My partner is very keen on his steak and we would be returning for that alone!

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DanF
Kent
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Incredible food, nothing rushed. Unreal steak house

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RichardR
Kent
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

I had the 250g Lomo steak (prime sirloin) cooked rare and it was outstanding.
The service was very good and the meal a great success. My only criticism is that there is a very limited choice of dishes for those in a party not wishing to eat steak. My wife had fish which was very nice however having more than one fish dish to choose from would have been good.

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Specialtimes
Kent
2 reviews
Dined on 4 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service was at the usual very high standard. If you enjoy a steak this is the place to go

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LeahC
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best steak we have ever had. Quite pricey but we were happy to pay it given the quality of food. Would have liked more options for sides.

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TraceyB
Kent
2 reviews
Dined on 30 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything about the whole evening was perfect - everyone was friendly and welcoming, the food was delicious and cooked to perfection, and the whole atmosphere was just amazing. This is our go-to place for really special occasions, and this was absolutely the right place to celebrate our daughter’s 18th birthday- they looked after us all so well, and even sang happy Birthday to her at the end of the meal when they brought out the cake! Wonderful place, and always a fabulous experience!

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NatalieC
1 review
Dined on 26 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely wonderful evening, loved the food, service was spot on and the cocktails were lovely. Lovely atmosphere thankyou very much will be back very soon!!.

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Lily
Kent
9 reviews
Dined on 23 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Haven’t visited this restaurant for a couple of years but it is still as good as it was previously. Steaks were all good to perfection and tender and flavorful. Our waitress was attentive and polite. The restaurant wasn’t very busy but there was still a great atmosphere. A very enjoyable meal.

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ChrisN
1 review
Dined on 19 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Three of us had a meal in the restaurant the food was excellent as was the staff, would highly recommend this restaurant especially if you like a good steak.

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ashby80
Kent
9 reviews
Dined on 18 September 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Excellent meal. Food was very tasty and cooked to perfection. Would highly recommend for a special meal.

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SarahK
London
1 review
Dined on 18 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Lovely waitresses and waiters very friendly and attentive.
Food was delicious 😋
Just a shame the restaurant had run out of the house rose.

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 13 September 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

The food was great, literally nothing to complain about there - the service was attentive, if a little slow. The menu was fairly extensive, offering exactly what I expected of an Argentine restaurant, but with the added benefit of tapas AND veggie options. The value was good in terms of its a steak restaurant, and they had great offers on different things everyday (we had a bottle of wine for half price on a Monday!) the ambiance was good too, I’m sure if it were busier (again, it was a Monday) it would be absolutely fantastic. Truly would recommend, and will be going back again!

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StuartS
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Food was great, best steak my wifr and i have had. Just a shame it took 40 mins to receive our first drink but the food received shortly after made up for it!! Will certainly be visiting again

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Petere
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience4

Took my children out for a special occassion, we waited 18 minutes after being sat down before anyone came to order drinks, a further 20 minutes before food order taken, then another 45 mins before we eat, childrens steaks were poor one had to be sent back, over done, grisly, and very very small. Atmosphere was good though, but it was very hot, suggest they install aircon. Wouldn't go back again though.

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Matty
Kent
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious steaks cooked to perfection, staff were very friendly and helpful

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CDMo
Kent
1 review
Dined on 10 September 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Lovely waitress and nice quiet space to chat
Starters, Calamari - slightly overcooked and oily, Empanada's nice with a lovely oil
Mains Fillet steak with chips, both cooked perfectly and tasty
Wine was enjoyable in lovely glasses but not cheap

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CB73
Kent
1 review
Dined on 4 September 2021
Overall5food4service4ambience4

Amazing steaks here - had a sharing platter. Cooked to perfection. Added chips and salad on but probably didn’t need the chips! Great atmosphere and good service. Very busy so popular - definitely need to book.

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MattH
London
10 reviews
Dined on 4 September 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience5

Argentinian food- expect great steaks but also past, fish and chicken dishes. Good wines and cocktails ( though the cocktails did not appear on the new drinks menu

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 1 September 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Me and my family came for a very special meal for my boyfriends 21st birthday and was very excited. Unfortunately, are experience was much from exciting!

We had the set menu and was beyond disappointed with the food and drink. Immediately served flat Prosecco, which was then changed. We waited a while for the waiter to ask what we want then starters came out and was very dry, flavourless and didn’t look very appealing then half our table had steak, half had the burger and all the steak came out wrongly cooked and very small with nothing but a small portion of chips on the side, not even a garnish of greens and the burger had no sauce, very dry, seasoned wrongly and tasted old.

When we complained the waiters answer was sorry I will go a double check with the chef and never came back nor did we get an offer for a discount or reduction on the bill.

We also were never asked when we wanted the 21st birthday cake which we brought to come out, it was just sprung on us immediately after the mains which is unacceptable.

The whole experience was awful and will most not be coming back again.

Ruined the birthday celebrations.

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CharlesB
1 review
Dined on 31 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a lovely authentic Argentinian meal at Buenos Aires Nights. The food was delicious, the tango music delightful and the staff friendly and helpful.

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SarahB
Las Vegas
3 reviews
Dined on 29 August 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Gorgeous meal with a fantastic steak and service! Cooked to perfection

FAQs

Buenos Aires Nights - Maidstone does offer delivery in partnership with Deliveroo.

Buenos Aires Nights - Maidstone is rated 4.5 stars by 758 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.