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Las Dunas

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Calle 200 - No 751, El Calafate, Argentina
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Mevasseret Zion, Israel
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2012

The restaurant is remarkable for its location. Right on the lake and the views from the windows are heart warming. So go before sunset not to miss this!! The food is good (beef excellent! Seafood stew a bit overdone). Service excellent. Price- low! The only thing I would change is the light in the restaurant. Too much. Would make it... More 

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Weybridge, UK
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76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2012

A good choice of well prepared food, we ate there three nights running which is unusual for us.

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Oakland, California
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103 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2012

Las Dunas is in the middle of nowhere, and when we went there (Feb 2012), the road out to the guest house and hotel wasn't even finished yet. However, it is well worth the cab ride out there. The food was extremely well presented, delicious, and incredibly cheap - I'm sure the prices will rise to match the rest of... More 

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Kerhonkson, New York
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2012

Ordered green salad to start and was surprised by fanciful presentation. Seafood stew was outstanding and the pork roast (pizza style ) was tasty and more than I could eat. Service was great as was the view. Vert quiet atmosphere with majority of guests being those staying at the hotel.

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Thank Margepurd
israel
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2012

offers fantastic food, fare prices and amazing views of laguna nimez, and above all - [roffesional and kind service. don`t miss it!

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laguna niguel, California, USA
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2012

This is a wonderful place to go for dinner with amazing views of the lake. The lemon crusted chicken is delicious and so is the salmon omelet. We also really liked the beef. It's a little out of the way, you will want to take a car or taxi but it is well worth it.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2011

We ate there twice for dinner and both experiences were amazing. We tried the lamb stew and seafood stew. Both had great taste. My husband had the herb crusted chicken and the steak. Also very good! The homemade custard is a must!

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Thank Christina Y
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2011

It was the best reatsaurant we have been in El Calafate. Prices are excellent in comparassion with downtown's restaurants, service was EXTRAORDINARY and one of the best view's in town. Highly recommendable! (in order to access to this restaurant you might need to take a taxi and to come back, people from the restaurant will kindly ask you for a... More 

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Jersey City
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2010

Nice restaurant right next to a turquoise lake. Food was nicely presented and pretty good. Portions could have been a bit larger. Worth trying just for the view. Overall the food was better than what i tried on the main street. You will need a car to get there as it's about 2km out of town.

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USA
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2010

I stayed at Las Dunas hotel (close to Laguna Nimez, a bird sanctuary) which features a onsite restaurant, which is about about a 12 peso taxi ride from downtown El Calafate. Quiet restaurant as the patrons are mostly from the hotel. My husband and I enjoyed this restaurant the most after trying some of the restaurants on the main drag... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Argentinian, South American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 200 - No 751, El Calafate, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
Description
Restaurant attached to the Hosteria Las Dunas in El Calafate, Patagonia Argentina.

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