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Tia Elvira Restaurante

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Calle Maipu 349, Ushuaia V9410BJG, Argentina
+54 2901 42-4725
Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Old Bar, Australia
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47 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

OK this is a nice looking restaurant with a nice looking menu. Reading the menu carefully you will notice the surcharge for table service is a mandatory extra, which seems normal in Argentina but immediately rankles my Australian outlook. I had in mind to try the signature dish centolla, or king crab, which is commonly advertised for about 80000 pesos... More 

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Thank squiresy
Perth, Australia
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41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant was small but busy. the choice of food was great - although the speciality was predominantly sea food. The service was great and the waitress attentive. I would recommend it - it is opposite the bay

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Malvern, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended this restaurant by our tour guide. We had a really nice meal there. The atmosphere is very informal but also very cheerful and friendly. The place is renowned for its fish, especially spider crab and black hake. We had some crab with our starter and a sort of hake fish pie for our main. Both were delicious,... More 

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Somma Lombardo, Italy
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I tasted an excellent CENTOLLA in garlic sauce, my Husband took instead merluzza negra. We choose Chardonnay "La Linda", a very good white wine. Average proce. Very kind people!

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Thank mtc55
Bristol, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy place. Good salmon and steak, very tasty, be advised the main dishes are large portions! Friendly staff. God wine selection.

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Itajai, SC
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped at Tia Elvira on our way to another restaurant last night and booked a table, in person, for 20:30 tonight. Arrived at 20:25 and the hostess simply told us that she had bumped our reservation and that we had to leave. I do hope she is never treated this way when she is away from home with her... More 

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Escondido, California
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Tia Elvira is a small restaurant but it had delicious food. The portions were big and the service was attentive.

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Thank tiki1952
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Location- great, with nice view to the habour Drinks- expensive! Bottle of beer was 80 peso, a glass of house wine was 150 peso Food- only average. I ordered a large mussels in garlic and parsley sauce, sauce was good but the mussels were overcooked and dried out, taste wasn't fresh neither. The bad thing was my tummy felt sick... More 

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Thank Bess L
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The breads are delicous. The seafood tastes amazing. We came here twice and ordered the same dishes: kings crab and scallops. Both of them were in garlic sauce. The service needs improvement. There was a hair in my dish and they agreed to change. However, the new dish is much smaller than the previous one. This does not make their... More 

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Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere with friendly staff. The centolla was good and tasty. Many wine options with reasonable price. Not the most expensive in Ushuaia.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Seafood, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Maipu 349, Ushuaia V9410BJG, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Tierra del Fuego  >  Ushuaia
  • Phone Number: +54 2901 42-4725

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?