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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re going to Frank’s you’re going for the steak on a stone. You won’t be disappointed. The food and wine were fantastic and Frank was a great host.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Owner Frank is a darling, so interested in your dining experience. Steak is excellent, huge portion, and appealing house wine (one type only - Frank's idea of the "best"). Limitied dessert menu, not worth bothering - aas if you have any room left after one...More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant but the google online information is wrong. He is open Mon-Sat 6pm-12am. Also he is cash only

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 3 February 2021 via mobile

Best steak . I have had many good steaks in the USA snd other countries. The steak at Cachalote is as good or better than most steaks I have had. A must.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 14 October 2020

Let's talk straight for a second, this is the best slab of red meat you'll ever find. Period. Amazing food, amazing wine, great service, the fried ice cream is the cherry on top. I will absolutely return.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 11 May 2020 via mobile

Steak on a stone, I love beef but this has pushed my level of enjoyment. I've found heaven. This is a must try

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 17 March 2020

The name most Americans use for this restaurant is Steak on a Stone. You actually cook it at your table. It was among the best steak I have ever had and the entertainment (the owner) was fun. He was playing a gruff person, but was...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 15 March 2020 via mobile

So I have had some very good steak dinners in some of the most expensive restaurants in many major cities. As such, when SI came here with my gf, I was thinking this would be a nice change of pace meal while on the island....More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 14 March 2020

You feel like family, best steak EVER. Be sure to make a reservation and arrive hungry. Frank is proud of his food and drink and give you a great meal.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 14 March 2020

This place came highly recommended from everyone we spoke to for their famous steak cooked on a lava rock. We were told the place would be hard to get in and that we had to have reservations, so our group of 3 was able to...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Yeah I agree with the other folks. Just show up. No problem, especially if you're relatively early. You'll love it. No website? Part of its charm.
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  • O Cachalote Restaurante is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5