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Bistro La Tupina

La Vencedora y La Costa | Bodega Altus, Tupungato, Argentina
+54 9 261 660-1608
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good6%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
19 Feb 2014
“Local Flavors Done So So Well - One of the best in Argentina”
31 Oct 2013
“Amazing meal in a quaint environment....don't judge a book by it's cover.”
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11:30 AM - 3:30 PM Hours
Spanish, Argentinian, South American
La Vencedora y La Costa | Bodega Altus, Tupungato, Argentina
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Reviewed 20 February 2014

We loved our lunch at Bistro La Tupina. The chef was right there with the open fire, the tupina (or big black pot) on the fire, serving tapas, preparing courses, telling us what we were eating, where it came from, his life story. The food...More

1  Thank santelmoloft
Reviewed 1 November 2013

La Tupina is a hidden gem. As we drove in, we weren't sure of the building surrounded by the vineyard, but then we were greeted by the sweetest woman named Mikalia. We started with tapas of avocado with grapefruit; lentils; black pork; chizo; and chicken....More

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 18 December 2012

From the food, presentation, wine, location, scenery, it was the perfect lunch! I can't remember the chef's name but she is amazing and deserves some praise. Not only did everything taste sooo good but the presentation of it all was creative and unique. We were...More

1  Thank Monika G
Reviewed 16 November 2011

A group of 21 of us bicycling on a Zephyr Adventures tour had the opportunity to have Chef Lucas teach us how to make empanadas at his beautiful restaurant. He prepared a terrific meal for the group which was served in his outdoor dining area...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 30 December 2010

Nice outdoor location but had to have lunch inside because of the wind. Very friendly staff but very slow service. Food was okay but didn't pair well with the wines served. If you are looking for a good lunch/winery experience, there are numerous other places...More

Thank Mary1558
Reviewed 30 September 2010

TripAdvisor certainly came up trumps in helping us discover Bistro La Tupina, a tiny restaurant attached to Bodega Altus in Tupungato, near to the Chilean border. We'd gone for the tour and wine tasting in Catena Zapata and Bistro La Tupina seemed near enough to...More

2  Thank DGEKent
Reviewed 15 August 2010

Fabulous lunch with the head chef Lucas. It was a tasting menu so we tried all kinds of food that normally we would not be brave enough to order as a meal. The lunch started with a lovely glass of chardonnay. We stood by the...More

Thank TravelBug47648
Reviewed 20 May 2010

This review is long overdue, but want to add our praise for La Tupina at Altus Winery. It was a definate highlight of our Mendoza trip. The beet mousse and pumpkin mousse was uniquely served in large tablespoons followed by absolutely delicious empanadas and a...More

Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed 22 April 2010

This restaurant is absolutely fantastic form the food, to the service , to the atomsphere. 5 stars plus all the way. My husband and I went to Argentina last year (Jan '09) and we took a private car to a few bodegas. The food at...More

Thank mhick
Reviewed 16 July 2009

As an earlier reviewer described this restaurant - you will spent 2 hours enjoying great food and very beautiful environment. First class in every way. It is one on the most expensive restaurants is the area but still an excellent value. We upgraded to the...More

Thank TravelKing54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Vencedora y La Costa | Bodega Altus, Tupungato, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Cuyo  >  Province of Mendoza  >  Tupungato
  • Phone Number: +54 9 261 660-1608
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