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El Charrua

Calle Caseros 221 | Entre Catamarca y Lerma, Salta A4400DME, Argentina
+54 387 432-1859
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (63 reviews)
“salad” (37 reviews)
“parrilla” (15 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Steakhouse, International
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Calle Caseros 221 | Entre Catamarca y Lerma, Salta A4400DME, Argentina
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

My hotel is around the corner from El Charrua on Caseros. I ate here the past four nights in a row. I tried the Ojo de Bife, the Chorizo de Bife, the Filet and the Asado de Tire. Everything was excellent. My favorite was the...More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Excellent meat, at your cooking point. The wine list is large enough, with only few economic ones. However there are good local options at reasonable prices, and Salta wines are great. The traditional "Bife de Chorizo" is as always a good choice and salads are...More

Thank Oscar Q
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Pleasing on the eye, frequented by locals and most importantly of all - someone in the kitchen knows how to make a deliciously hearty locro stew. I chose the house red to accompany it and this was a fresh, fruity delight. I hope the waitress...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely steak at this restaurant, cooked exactly as requested. We paired this with a salad, which was a little disappointing and not better than something you could put together quickly yourself. The service was friendly and good. Good for large groups and...More

Thank Penny G
Reviewed 17 April 2017

You definitely have to come here hungry! Staying 4 nights in Salta we've been 3 times in this restaurant. The food is delicious, portions are huge and definitely worth the price. If you go there and you can't eat no steak no more go for...More

Thank lilly_dw
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Decided to go there based off previous reviews. The steak was delicious, very well cooked and salad was fresh. The waiter we had was great, so friendly and patient with our attempted Spanish! Would definitely go back.

Thank sdavies10
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch. 160 peso for lunch if the day. With and non alcoholic drink and desser. Was good. I made a reservation for the evening and they have very good meat and empanadas. Service I typical south America - very slow.

Thank Janine B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Definitely a must if traveling to Salta for the best asado in town. good wine, good meat good god! Lets eat!

Thank BrownBeltrame
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Recommended on TripAdvisor and also by our hotel, we went fairly early as we were hungry. The restaurant opens at 7:30pm which is very early by Argentinian standards so the place was pretty empty when we arrived. Our server was very happy to advise us...More

1  Thank Fractalactic
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Great empanadas, beautifully cooked steak. Wonderful wine. Portions were huge, had sweet potato fries as well. Highly recommended

Thank Tony F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Caseros 221 | Entre Catamarca y Lerma, Salta A4400DME, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
  • Phone Number: +54 387 432-1859
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