Argentin restaurant with absolutelly perfect steaks!!! I can recommend skirt steak - really perfect choice.
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Malbec is an Argentinian restaurant south of Puerto Viejo at Playa Chiquita on the other side of the road. It's a romantic place in the woods, but we also saw many families there. We ordered a guacamole-filled tomato (4,000c) as appetizer and pepper tenderloin steak...More
best steaks in costa rica,good wine and service,will go back,we had argentina skirt steak followed by a real chocolte pudding
We came here twice during our stay in Puerto Viejo because we liked it so much the first time. Malbec is run by a very nice Argentinian couple. A lot of the menu items were exotic, at least to us, but they were very lovely...More
They cook a great steak! Lomito! Good wine choices too. You can spend a lot of money here though. For 2 steak dinners and bottle of wine, it was 60 bucks.
My wife and I dined at Malbec during our last evening in Puerto Viejo on our honeymoon. Malbec provided a very intimate setting, and the service by the owner was very personal and exquisite. Our steaks were cooked to perfection, and we paired it with...More
The couple that run this small restaurant are from Argentina and they know how to get good beef and how to cook it. A little bit out of the way but worth the effort of searching it out, especially if you are getting tired of...More
With regard to Costa Rican cuisine, rule number one is very simple: If you enjoy great beef, don't order it at a restaurant in Costa Rica (anywhere in Costa Rica) - you will be sorely disappointed. But there are a few exceptions to this rule,...More
My wife and I both had steaks, both were good. A nice night out for dinner in the Caribe Sur. Would be nice if they had a website, or if their hours were posted on TA, as we were without phone and walked there on...More
Malbec does nothing but grill its food, so be aware going in. If you want fish, it will grilled and not fresh (frozen). The appetizer list is large and both the sweet breads and Chorizo sausage were very good. My skirt steak was perfectly cooked...More