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La Senyera Cocina Argentina

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Avenida Lago Del Desierto S/N, El Chalten Z9301ACA, Argentina
+54 2962 49-3063
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San Francisco, California
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is so good that we went twice on our 1st and 4th nights. Food is fresh and delicious without being too salty or fatty. The owner is a smiling hospitable lady who's into healthy cooking. She genuinely cared about customers and made sure we've had a good experience, while not very focused on making profits. It was very... More 

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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service...bread and dips are taste much better than other shops...we ordered two main course and both were tasty...very traditional meals and value for money rather than just steak and fish in the menu.

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Winterthur, Switzerland
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

It's small, it's comfortable and it's real Argentine, an island in the midle of all the fast growing fast food locations on the foot of Mount Fitzroyat close to the door of one of the best National Parks Argentine has to offer . The hot and cold plates from the small menue are all home made and carefully prepared. Beef... More 

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Cardiff, Wales
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140 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

This restaurant seems to be a very popular option in El Chalten. The food is good and the service is friendly. We are not big meat eaters but people around us were obviously enjoying their steaks. A reasonable choice for vegetarians. Well priced. Recommended.

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Thank Chouen
virginia
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

We enjoyed our experience at La Senyera. I had a lamb stew and my wife had a grilled chicken and vegetables. Salad was not part of the regular menu but our waitress/owner was very accommodating and had some made up for us. It is simple, basic and honest food and the service was very pleasant. Fine dinning this is not,... More 

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Chamonix, France
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

We ended up eating at la Senyera four times on our trip, as we found the steaks simply amazing. They are beautiful and massive pieces of meat, cooked to perfection (rare, of course). Service is also great, attentive but not overbearing. They also have pretty fast wifi (by local standards). The only downside, I guess, is the creepy mannequin occupying... More 

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Turin, Italy
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

Nice, cosy and very well managed restaurant in the middle of El Chalten. The menu is simple and based on local tradition (what else are you looking for?). Open until late. Good service, very good price / quality ration

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Dallas, Texas
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Tried the steak and veggie stew at La Senyera. Both dishes were good, the service was good (even though we had some issues with the tables initially; reservation's recommended) and overall it was a good experience.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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105 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

We showed up about 9:15 without a reservation and we got one of the last few tables. The hostess was the waitress and she was cheerful and happily took the time to serve us. It was a big day for us (hiked to Laguna Torre) and we were a bit tired, but looking for a simple meal. We ended up... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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86 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Having eaten enormous pieces of cow whilst travelling around Argentina it was a welcome respite to try something else and the stews here were hearty and tasty ( cow is also on the menu). Service was friendly and efficient in a rustic setting. Prices were reasonable . All in all excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Lago Del Desierto S/N, El Chalten Z9301ACA, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Chalten
  • Phone Number: +54 2962 49-3063

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?