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Don Pichon

Puerto Deseado 242, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
+54 2902 49-2577
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (119 reviews)
“parrillada” (15 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Puerto Deseado 242, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing fire cooked meal. Staff was friendly, good service. Sat us down without a reservation & still has great service.

Thank Sherri S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great steak, very well executed. However the side dishes were not as good, our table was inevitably crooked and the waiters seemed a bit lost. Overall, nothing terrible, but it did feel a bit pricey for what it offered.

Thank Diego E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easily the best steak we have eaten in Argentina! I’m not a big steak fan, but loved the steak here - we ordered the platter for 2, which is really enough for 6. Everything on there was great but we barely made a dent on...More

Thank revti13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly - this restaurant offers a pick up and drop off service. What an excellent idea! It isn't on the centre strip in town, so you'd never know it was there unless you read a review in advance (how we found it); offering a shuttle...More

Thank Merrelyn T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with a high recommendation as the best place of El Calafate, eventually got a barely OK experience. Hard to find (away from the center), lousy service (slow & not smiling), other food than asado meat (like pasta) seemed to be just barely unfrozen...More

Thank Alain B
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

At first it looked like a regular home restaurant. Once you are in you are being exposed to a nice local view and great space. Lamb was exceptional, excellent meats. They even will get you a ride back to the hotel if you need.

Thank arbel36
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

First stop upon arrival based on hotel recommendation. Overall, service was excellent, ambience was fantastic and they have good parillada offering. The only miss we thought was the meat we were served for a grilled lamb for two. When we compared ours with the one...More

Thank AHA2006
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice view and ambiance. Most Members of the staff were friendly. They have very good parillas, but I recommend you to avoid the pasta.

Thank armin_azad
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and daughter and I dined here on our last night in el Calafate before heading home. The restaurant is quite a way along dirt street in a residential area so a bit out of the way of the tourist centre of town. Inside...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Down an obscure backstreet in El Calafate, Don Pichon is the spot to head for authentic Argentine grilled meat for locals and in-the-know tourists. Spectacular views over Lago Argentino compete with the equally compelling sight of whole sides of beef and lamb being slow roasted...More

Thank gregorheard
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Response from Rogerio F | Reviewed this property |
Septiembre si por supuesto. Pero Es Bueno saber directamente com la administracion. Envia un email e pregunte. Es mejor!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puerto Deseado 242, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: +54 2902 49-2577
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