Bringing sumptuous Argentine cuisine to North London, Garufa is a lively yet intimate neighbourhood favourite. Rustic exposed brickwork, bistro-style wooden furnishings and prints depicting the South American of yesteryear are dotted through this cosy space, and much-loved signature dishes include traditional Argentinian sharing grills, homemade buckwheat ravioli and chimichurri.
Venue Details & Map
104 Highbury ParkHighburyLondonN5 2XE
- +44 (0)20 7226 0070
- Public transport:
- Arsenal, Underground
Breakfast of steak, sausage, mushroom, eggs and a Bloody Mary.
If this doesn't appeal to you please check with a doctor because you may be dead.more
I've never eaten Argentinian before. It wasn't bad at all (and I'm a veggie)! I had a tasty green salad, the sweet potatoes and this amazing warm pastry called an empanada. Spinach and cheese. Amazing! I had a margarita from the bar, which was without the bells n whistles (i.e. no crap hanging off the glass) and it's simplicity (and strength ..haha) was more than enough to call it a decent...more
Well, I can say I'm lucky to have a reasonably priced steakhouse in my neighbourhood.
My sister and I went for the rump steak with onion rings and courgettes and rib eye with sweet potato side.
Rump steak was dissappointing - was very chewy and dry, so stay away from this one. However the rib-eye was nice and juicy - the way a rib-eye should be. I also liked that you don't have to go for a...more
Ah Garfua - if you want one of the best steaks in London head here!! The food is as quality as Gaucho but without any of the pretencious decor and smarmy wanker banker types. It's not cheap, but by comparrison you get much more bang for your buck. Get your steak rare, your chips with garlic and loads of that delishious butternut squash mash....and compliment your food with one of their rustic,...more
I love this place. They have great coffee, do cheap breakfasts that taste AMAZING (get the scrambled eggs), and their burgers are to DIE for.
The staff are always really friendly, and everything is really good value. A neighbourhood gem!more