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Avenida Del Libertador 963, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
+54 2902 49-2590
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We came here because it was recommended in our travel guide. In short: Food wasn't tasty and the prices were more expensive than anywhere in Argentina including Buenos Aires. Don't go there, it's a tourist trap!

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Thank Manuel S
Annapolis, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lamb roasting in the window was the draw. Service was decent but prices high for what it was. Lamb plate was large which was good cause half was tender and juicy, half was dry and tough.

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Thank ccdave
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Nothing special with the food. Lamb a little dry. empanada very good. Reletively to restaurants in Bariloche it is expensive. One time experiance. No reason to return.

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Thank ariel_kappon
Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huge portions of very well cooked food. Far too much food for what we needed but quality was superb. Great waiter who talked us into a cheaper wine. Definitely worth a feed.

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Thank Leigh C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good but they charge an extra fee for using the cutlery. 30 pesos per person. This is not the tips that also should be paid.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I and three of my friend ejoyed the place extremelly! The food excellent! Very good and tastely!the waiter Alessandro is a special one

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Thank Capitanu J
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I had a milanesa (breaded beef) which is probably not the house special and it was just average. The meat empanadas were good and the service was very good.

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Thank EstebanM1979
Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Compared to most of the places we ate at in Argentina this was nothing special. The steak was acceptable but nothing more. It's a large restaurant and specialties include Patagonia lamb. The place lacked atmosphere and service was mediocre, not a memorable experience but very expensive.

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Thank Martin H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were enticed into the restaurant as it looked nice and the menu was translated into English! We ordered "lamb on the cross" which is the house speciality. It was nice enough, but expensive, and the service was pretty poor from one waiter in particular who ignored us in favour of chatting up any and every girl in the place.... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

OK, we arrived a little late, after a walk at Perito Moreno, but we've been served a more-than-well-done sheep meat. Not a great welcome, not too expensive, but you won't see me there again.

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Thank Gabriel J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Del Libertador 963, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: +54 2902 49-2590

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?