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La Lenita - CLOSED

Calle Balcarce 802, Salta A4400EJR, Argentina
+54 387 421-4865
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
17 Feb 2015
“Little bit of a tourist trap.”
25 Dec 2014
“Great place to dine”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Calle Balcarce 802, Salta A4400EJR, Argentina
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 18 February 2015

For the price go to the Charrua.. The place is a tourist trap. The quality isn't there. And it's infested by flies inside.

Thank cpbolivia
Reviewed 26 December 2014

Located in the bustling restaurant area on Balcacares, I had the best piece of meat in my 3 week trip in Argentina. The eggplant appetizer they give you is delicious, and my bife de chorizo was excellent. You can sit outside and watch the scene,...More

Thank MsEnergy
Reviewed 2 September 2014

My son ordered the parilla p/dos and obviously was expecting some meat fest. Argentinian meat platters seem to consist of a lot of things we gringos aren't used to and the edible things weren't too great neither. Nice location and service though; can't speak for...More

Thank Rusty1402
Reviewed 21 June 2014

As indicated in the previous review, La Lenita has been replaced by a restaurant called Alsina at the same location with the same interior as shown in the photos of La Lenita on this page. But unlike the previous reviewer, I did not enjoy my...More

1  Thank wmPaS
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We looked for this restaurant when we were in Salta last month, and discovered it ceased to exist last fall. There is a new restaurant in that location called Adelina. Definitely worth it - see my review on this restaurant.

Thank gattara3
Reviewed 31 March 2013

La Lenita serves classic parrillada and does it very well. The meat was very good, the salad (uncommonly they have a salad bar) good and the ambience of the place as it should be. It's located in the "entertainment centre" of Salta so you're spoilt...More

Thank mschr
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Argentina is a country of beef . . . and more beef . . . and more beef with few to no veggies and a bit of salad. We selected the pollo (chicken breast) which is pounded and served on a plate with a slice...More

Thank heartstoyou
Reviewed 11 January 2013

We were told that in this restaurant waiters are hired only if they can sing, but that night they were probably taking a break in their tournée ... Anyway, the large buffet gives a good choice to vegetarians, and the parrilla makes the rest of...More

Thank MaxTaverna
Reviewed 7 January 2013

We stayed one night in Salta and this resto was recommended by our hotel. It's in a cosy street with lots of bars and restos. Nice trendy interior with lots of space, good food and 1 litre Stella bottles. Not the most typical of Argentinian...More

Thank Philippe J
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Well he was just so beautiful and the service was great too. Lovely decor and good value food. Just what we needed at the time.

Thank meryllEngland
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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  • Address: Calle Balcarce 802, Salta A4400EJR, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
  • Phone Number: +54 387 421-4865
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