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El Bistro del Alquimista

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Contemporary
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Calle Castellanos 351, Alta Gracia X5186BYG, Argentina
0351156154312
Sunday
Closed
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Mon - Sat 16:00 - 23:30
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

A fantastic meal. Two of us had the 5 course degustation, which was fantastically inventive. The other food was also top notch. Head Chef Max, who also serves the food, is a great guy. When we couldn't pay by credit card, he suggested we pop by with the cash the next day. A real highlight of a fantastic couple of... More 

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Thank Jonathan L
Alta Gracia, Argentina
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 7 December 2015

Excdellent attention.Excellent food. It`s a must if you visit Alta Gracia. You must make a reservation to avoid delays.

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Thank Manuel F
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Wonderful surprise in the city. You can trust in the chef advice to choose your meal and your wine. You won't regret it.

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Thank Claire C
Berkeley, California, United States
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2015

The food was a delightful change from the meat infused Argentine cuisine. As the main dish we had salad that was inventive and delicious. The chef is also your waiter! It is only open at night but during the day cooking classes are held.

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015

The Bistro del Alquimista is a hidden gem: Located in a quiet street, it's easy to overlook. Its charme comes from a down-to-earth attitude mixed with a very friendly and familiar atmosphere. In fact, the restaurant is somehow part of a private home. The food was one of the best we had in Argentina. Plus, it is a nice concept... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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166 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2015

My wife and I ate here in September and it stands out in my mind as perhaps one of the 5 best meals I've had in my life, and we've visited 34 countries. This is a cooking school, so the chef/owner/professor takes a very hands on approach. He served as our greeter, waiter and chef throughout the evening. In the... More 

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Concepcion del Uruguay, Argentina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2014

I know this place in Alta Gracia, Cordoba, Argentina. Food is delicious and orignial. They pay special attention to the products they use, always fresh and best quality. And the best of it, the chef´s excellent kindness as well as its staff´s.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:30
Thursday
16:00 - 23:30
Friday
16:00 - 23:30
Saturday
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Castellanos 351, Alta Gracia X5186BYG, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Central Argentina  >  Province of Cordoba  >  Alta Gracia
  • Phone Number: 0351156154312

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