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El Viejo Almacen

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“tango show”(155 reviews)
“steak”(33 reviews)
“andean music”(12 reviews)
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In the neighbourhood of San Telmo it is located the most classic house of tango of all times, El Viejo Almacén. It offers shows since 1969 and preserves the architecture and atmosphere of tango culture. The house has a unique magic in which the...more
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Balcarce 799, Buenos Aires, Argentina
El Centro (Downtown)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Attended the show with dinner on 18th Feb and still recuperating from food poisioning at Palladio Hotel, Bue nos Aires. The dance performance definitely looked good with lovely ladies gyrating on the stage. Since most of us attending these shows are tourists and not a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Yayavar37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the Tango show (10pm) with traditional band, indigenous instruments and solid dance performance! Recommend you book direct. DO NOT be tempted to go for the dinner & show option as you will be eating in the souless restaurant next door. Food was sub...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank chantmax2016
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Chantmax2016. thanks so much for your opinion..We are very glad you liked our show. As regards dinner, we respect your taste and we will tell our cheff about your experience. All the same, we can guarantee the quality of our food and mainly meat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Go there a see beautifull tango show!! We had it for 100 usd per person including dinner and hotel transport. Price was ok but to go there without dinner and eat somewhere else could be good idea.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Miroslav P
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Miroslav P, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like others writing here, we booked an inclusive dinner and tango show package. The restaurant and show venue are in separate buildings across the road (the restaurant is on the right in the main picture, the venue on the left). Due to a late pick-up,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Proudag
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Proudag, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this dinner and show through our hotel. They picked us up at our hotel and took us back after the show. Dinner was good (empanadas for appetizer, steak for dinner and sundae for dessert). The empanadas were outstanding. The service was also good....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MikeB633
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MikeB633, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed ourselves last night at the El Viejo Almaden. We chose the VIP package which included a private car pick up, very acceptable dinner considering they had to feed 100 people all at once, but it was the show which will stay with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Crestwicke
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Crestwicke, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this without dinner... with VIP seats for $80. A bus picked us up and we were underway for over an hour with music blasting the entire trip. We got there just in time and were shown to our „VIP“ seats on main floor...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Verogranny
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Verogranny, we apologize for the delay on the transfer and the time you spent on it...the vip seats usually are in our palco or the first two rows. If we happen to know in that same moment that you don't like your seats, surely...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

El Viejo Almacen is a reasonable choice for dinner. You'll find attentive and friendly service. Stake was the meal of choice for the two of us, and both were order medium rare. On came close to the mark, but the other stake was fully well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear glennm921, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by local people as a traditional tango show. We had dinner at a separate place, just accross the street and then went to this small show area. Very good show and wherever you seat you can have a good view. There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adalberk
Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Adalberk, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

As part of a very large group we had a very good meal, the large starter of prosciutto was followed by a very good fillet steak or salmon. Did not eat the desert so can’t comment. The service was excellent and generous with the wine....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Viejo A, Director Comercial at El Viejo Almacen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Adrian242, We appreciate your comment and opinion. Thank you very much. We are very glad you have enjoyed the show. We look forward to seeing you again among our visitors. Best regards.

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nowhere
23 August 2017|
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Response from MiaS255 | Reviewed this property |
I can't recall if there was an extra fee but I don't believe so, I think it was reserved from when you book the show, however, ask them when you make the reservation.
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nowhere
22 August 2017|
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Response from LeoQueiroz | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code. But argentinians are known to be a very well dressed people, so it is a good idea to wear something nice, but not necessarily something formal. I went dressed with a chino, shirt and a coat, and felt... More
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Response from raulcarneiro | Reviewed this property |
If you visit the El viejo Almacién website YouTube can contact them directly and get this info. I recomend to book the dinner. 👍🏿
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