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Calle Cerro Solo, El Chalten Z9301ABF, Argentina
+54 2962 49-3069
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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed good pizza after hiking all day and went back the next night to sample the other fare. Not disappointed. A little quieter than some other spots, though seemed popular enough.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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91 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

I went trekking with some awesome guys, whose rock climbing guide suggested this place. I think I paid about $80 for 3 of us, which included a good bottle of wine, 3 good plates, and 2 desserts. The service was great. The food was great. And, I paid less than 1/2 what I would have in the States for the... More 

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Effretikon, Switzerland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

We enjoyed a dinner at La Estepa. I had a salad with apples, kiwis and a delicious homemade sauce and a tenderloin with malbec sauce, carrot purée and potatoes au gratin. Everything was very tasty and carefully arranged. We would have returned to this great restaurant, but unfortunately we had to continue our trip the next morning....

Thank Eva R
Wayzata, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Even the house red is delicious and cheap! Had dinner here after an 11 mile hike and left feeling full and happy.

Thank safari_craig
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

We really wanted to enjoy this place. It has a great setting, a small wine store for sales off premises, and a good and fairly priced wine selection for your dinner. It wasn't very busy and yet getting service was a chore. I guess you really have to put yourself in the frame of mind of being in Argentina, a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

By the time we'd eaten here, we'd had Argentinian lamb at any number of places, but this one really stood out. They are quietly confident of the cooking, and can therefore afford a location off the main strip. Attentive service and great wines.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable meal - the lasagne was a generous portion and delicious. In fact the best I've ever had in a restaurant and better than my own home-cooked one! It includes ham and asparagus and was a nice change from the usual meat and tomato variety. Service was good and friendly too.

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Barnstable, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

dont be surprised to be asked to share your table...which in our case was a good thing...got to meet a belgian couple on a 9 month journey thru south america..the food is very good and abundant..i would share an entree unless u have a big appetite. the waitstaff are friendly..and efficient...good value..interesting menu

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Medellin, Colombia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

We came in at 7pm and were surprised to have no wait to be seated (as reservations are usually recommended). Service was good, although I think the fact that we picked out a "cheaper wine" for less than 300 pesos made our server suggest a lamb dinner for 2 rather than the one entree, salad and a lamb entree with... More 

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São Paulo
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

We were a party of four and decided to have dinner at this restaurant mainly because it was late and all the others were crowded. I cannot say the food was bad, but it wasn't great, either. The onion soup I had was thin, nothing special, and could fit a thimble, so small the portion was. A little later I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Argentinian, South American
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Cerro Solo, El Chalten Z9301ABF, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Chalten
  • Phone Number: +54 2962 49-3069

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