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Casa SaltShaker

Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
+54 11 0000-0000
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (24 reviews)
“chili” (9 reviews)
“ceviche” (13 reviews)
Peruvian, Mediterranean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a wonderful night in Buenos Aires! We were welcomed with a cocktail and proceeded to enjoy a carefully prepared dinner, expertly paired with Argentine wines. Each course was delicious and the pairing was spot on. I really enjoyed that Dan chose so many interesting...More

Thank srspind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first experience of a closed door dinner and based on this excellent evening, I would highly recommend it. Firstly and most importantly the food was excellent. Innovative, beautifully presented and so tasty. Each course was paired with a wine and our host...More

1  Thank sapope56
Reviewed 8 February 2018

On our last evening before returning home after an amazing trekking experience in Patagonia, we were lucky enough to secure seats with Dan and Henry. This was our first closed door dining experience. While I am a very adventurous eater, my wife is not. It...More

1  Thank Geoff G
Reviewed 2 February 2018

The Puerta Cerrada experience at Salt Shaker was what I had hoped for - exquisite food, wine and interesting entertaining company

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Unusual in the sense that you are dining in the home of the chef and his partner, while dining with people that you are meeting for the first time. Definitely for the socially inclined person. A wonderful experience of 5 course haute cuisine and different...More

Thank 651Jim
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

The food cooked by Dan and Henry was absolutely delicious, one of our favourites whilst in Buenos Ares. Being welcomed into their warm home was a unique experience for us, and our first ‘closed door’ dining experience. We had a wonderful group of friendly guests...More

Thank PauletteLo
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Five courses with wine parings. Homemade bread. The food and wine just blows me away. Menu changes weekly, so difficult to recommend a dish. Loved the Tiradito, a Peruvian ceviche dish, nicely spicy. Homemade pasta with pistachio pesto was a favorite for me and my...More

1  Thank Steven J
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This was our first "closed-door" dining experience. Joining 8 others in Dan & Henry's home was a different dining experience. Only one other person in the group was familiar with the concept and had tried it before (she was from London), everyone else had been...More

Thank rtwnomads
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This was the first time we had been to a closed door restaurant and it was sensational! Welcomed by Henry and Dan into their own home for a fabulous 5 course meal with matching wines. Excellent company the night we went! The food was amazing...More

Thank nette1008
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Dan and Henry served up a dining experience to die for! The food was as good as anything I've ever eaten - five courses that subtly yet deliciously traversed the spectrum of flavours and textures, superbly matched with excellent wines. We lucked in with a...More

Thank rossw1953
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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Questions & Answers
Liam W
24 December 2017|
Response from saltshaker | Property representative |
Liam - no, sorry, we're closed for today and tomorrow. Open Tuesday through Saturday. Dan
3 December 2016|
Response from saltshaker | Property representative |
We do. If you'd be so kind, please go to our website and you can make the reservation there through our reservation page. Thanks!
13 January 2015|
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Response from saltshaker | Property representative |
We can almost always offer a vegetarian or pescetarian option on our menus!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$80 - US$80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighbourhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 0000-0000
  • E-mail
Welcome to Casa SaltShaker. We offer a unique dining experience, sharing a table with other guests at our home in Barrio Norte. The setting is casual and the conversation lively. Our food is eclectic with a Mediterranean base. It's all about meeting new friends over good food and wine.Bienvenidos a Casa SaltShaker (Salero). Ofrecemos una experiencia gastronómica única, compartiendo una mesa con otros comensales en nuestra casa de Barrio Norte. El ambiente es informal y la conversación animada. Nuestra cocina es ecléctica con una base mediteránea. Se trata de conocer nuevos amigos y sobre todo de gustar buena comida y buen vino.
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