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Ritual del Fuego

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Avenida San Martin 219, El Chalten Z9301ABA, Argentina
+54 2962 49-3173
Sun - Mon 09:30 - 15:30
Thu - Sat 09:30 - 00:30
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London, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Frequented by Spanish - speakers so thought I'd give this a go but ultimately ultimately very disappointed.  Steak was not good quality.  Wine selection was good though.

Thank nicky h
Washington, DC
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232 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Nice pizza, good salads, small and private. This is right on the main road to hiking so its convenient to stop to grab a bite a chug a beer.

Thank Nana_JP
Granada, Spain
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

You know it's all going to go horribly wrong and you are about to get ripped off when you order a jug of tap water, the waitress comes back, having spoken to the owner, to tell you that the tap water is not safe to drink!! This is the only establishment in the whole town that will not serve you... More 

Thank MariaLanjaron
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

One of the reasons we chose this place is that is said in a few places on the door that the took credit cards. With limited pesos, this was important. After dinner, we put down our card for the bill and they came over and explained that they would drive us , in the owners car, to a hotel, to... More 

Thank macd6951
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67 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

For our Xmas eve the restaurant went to some trouble to ensure we could celebrate with a three course meal. They even added extra food at no extra cost. This was appreciated. The main meal was steak or chicken. I had chicken which was tasty. Unfortunately during the night I had to get up for drinks of water because of... More 

Thank jeffmunce
Lanjarón, Spain
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

A don't usually have bad things to say about any place. I also try to see the positives in most situations BUT I feel I have to write about this restaurant as we had a thoroughly bad experience here. Throughout the dinner I kept getting nudges that the whole thing was designed to extract more and more money from me.... More 

Thank spanishhighs2013
Nevada City, California
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

We ate dinner at El Chalten for three nights and all our meals were good, but this place had the highest prices and the least ambience. The most popular places need advance reservations but it is worth the trouble.

Thank Robert L
East Marion, New York
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129 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

We ate here as a small tour group. Food was very good and the service was very good. Recommended by this US tourist

Thank bdweave02
Salt Lake City, Utah
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81 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

We ate twice this restaurant. The first time we had a curry chicken that lacked a lot and left us not ever wanting to eat chicken again. When our tour operator took us again, we almost staged a revolt. The second night we had a veggie lasagna that was excellent. It was a great change of pace from all the... More 

Thank GeddyGolf
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165 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

We ate here one of three nights in El Calten. It was much better food than we had at the other place, but apparently was more expensive (but worth it). We had absolutely great vegetable soup which was served super hot. The bread was good. I would have been happy to just have soup and bread, but we also got... More 

Thank Teri H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Argentinian, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 00:30
09:30 - 00:30
09:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida San Martin 219, El Chalten Z9301ABA, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Chalten
  • Phone Number: +54 2962 49-3173

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