Torreon del Monje, Mar del Plata

(3.8/5 based on 1,500+ reviews on the web)
Feel like a medieval king or queen as you survey the ocean from atop a turret at Torreon del Monje. Despite its medieval style, the distinctive building was only constructed in 1904 as an attraction for the well-off Argentine tourists who visited the beach resort of Mar del Plata. Nowadays the "Tower of the Monk" is best known as a fine-dining restaurant. Pop in during your walk for some afternoon refreshments, or visit after sundown for an exquisite evening meal. Take a look at our Mar del Plata trip itinerary maker to schedule your visit to Torreon del Monje and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Good quality Excasas quantity in relation to the price. Ordered ravioli and the same were 6, as if were Sorentinos. Although the place is beautiful and excellent quality, with respect to the quantity price is not good.
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  • This well-preserved, glad sentrse for a coffee in well maintained outside the view of the city on all sides is stunning, and I loved it!
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  • Very cute place for strolling, breakfast, snack or dinner, excellent quality, attention and style, beautiful landscape of the coast.
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  • A cool place for a coffee by the sea
  • They make it out to be more than it is. However, you can't beat that view.
  • A classic of Mardel. Summer night. Warmth. Go to the tower to take something facing the sea... that linda sos Mardel!
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  • Very good atmosphere, good prices, and rico
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  • Very good view of the sea and very rich
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