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Alto el Fuego

Calle 20 de Febrero 451, San Carlos de Bariloche R8400GCI, Argentina
+54 294 443-7015
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lomo” (69 reviews)
“steak” (264 reviews)
“salad” (97 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 20 de Febrero 451, San Carlos de Bariloche R8400GCI, Argentina
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Reviewed 13 December 2012

Being from NYC, I have my pick of great steakhouses and have eaten at more than a few. My favorite steak is always rib eye. Alto el Fuego has the best rib eye by a mile! And you just don't get one steak...you get two...More

Thank Toconnell107
Reviewed 8 December 2012

We had such high hopes after reading the reviews but Alto el Fuego was such a let down. The decor and welcome was lovely and informal but the problem was the food! My 'bifo de chirizo' was dry and overdone, unfortunately the chef disagreed and...More

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matias b, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Alto el Fuego, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2012

Dear customer, We are really sorry you felt uncomfortable in alto el fuego, i wish (if you are still in bariloche) you can give us the chance to give you a "bife" rare as you like, as you can imagine we dont like people to...More

Reviewed 7 December 2012

Great little restaurant, shabby chic, in town. One of the best steaks I've ever had in my life. We went there twice, it was that good, and ordered the lomo, which is tenderloin. Just a wee bit hard to find, up a small hill, but...More

Thank QuansterDallas
Reviewed 7 December 2012

This place is incredible. It was the best steak we had in Argentina by a long way. The waiter offered us good advice on which cut of meat to go for. The chios and salad were good and there is a decent wine list with...More

Thank sarsax
Reviewed 4 December 2012 via mobile

After visiting in 'Tony' and 'de Alberto' we found the best steak in bariloche and by now in all Argentin. The 'ojo de bife' is amazing. Don't miss it!

Thank Ofir C
Reviewed 2 December 2012

2nd visit in 3 days. Great beef, lamb and outstanding rainbow trout. Start w/ good empanadas, salads quite nice, nice house Malbec first time and tonight a delicious glass of a special Malbec. Each time the price for all including desert and coffees was about...More

Thank EAxelrod
Reviewed 1 December 2012

After reading all of the positive reviews on Tripadvisor, we decided to give Alto el Fuego a chance...we are so happy that we did! I had the lomo and my boyfriend had the bife de chorizo, both steaks were AMAZING! The fries were excellent, and...More

Thank jamiegirl4550
Reviewed 29 November 2012

After a few dissapointements of the beef in Argentina, we tride this nice restaurant because of the good ratings on tripadvisor. And it 's all true: They do have the best pièces of meat you can find in Argentina! We liked it so much we...More

Thank Miemel
Reviewed 27 November 2012

Fantastic little restaurant with great staff. We like our steak and can both easily say it was the best steak that we have had. After visiting this place I understand why it has no negative reviews - it truly is a great place and worth...More

Thank elaine m
Reviewed 25 November 2012

Excellent restaurant with the best darn steaks around. I ordered the Ojo de Bife, and when they brought out two.....yes two steaks, I asked is this all for me?? Yes....that is their normal portion!! YIKES!! That along with papas pure, ensalada, and you got yourself...More

Thank MarkDugger
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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
The menu we received had both English and Spanish. It was very easy to understand. Enjoy the really cozy space and amazing empanadas and meats.
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Response from matias b | Property representative |
Try Facebook, not allowed to write email address here! And don't worry about the clothing, alto el fuego is not an elegant restaurant, just be confortable!
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Response from KentBogle | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember any purely vegetarian entree's but like others said, there were veggies as sides that you could order several of. I did have a salad but it was not entree sized.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 20 de Febrero 451, San Carlos de Bariloche R8400GCI, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Rio Negro  >  San Carlos de Bariloche
  • Phone Number: +54 294 443-7015
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