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Avenida Del Libertador 963, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
+54 2902 49-2590
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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went here for lunch. I took the steak and my wife took the lamb. The quality was very good, we really enjoyed our meals. Recommended.

Thank Nick D
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In nearly three weeks we only had steak 3 times - there was much more variety of food available than who had anticipated. So when we went out looking for one we took advice from our hotel and went for the best in El Calafate. Excellent rib eye steak, big enough for both of us with baked potato and a... More 

Thank Josephine B
Key Largo, Florida
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352 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 503 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went back to Casimiro Bigua for dinner on our recent trip to El Calafate. We ate here three (3) nights in a row back in April 2015. We had a great first night meal here on this trip...but no skirt steak. Went back on the 2nd night, now no skirt steak and no filet. Here's the deal folks, El... More 

Thank Robert S
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the steak dinner here much more than at the famed Alberto in Bariloche. Apart from the food, which was great, the service was special here. One of us needed to buy something for our camera and rather than just suggesting where we could get it, the waiter actually walked with us to the shop - truly exceptional service!

Thank SharonMoshayof
Burlington, Wisconsin
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74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went in based on the 2 for 1 lamb parilla and 2 for 1 gin and tonics, and were happy we did. The food was big portions and tasted great. The drinks were very good made with local gin, they had a slight lavender flavor. The restaruant is nicely appointed, though table configuration and the tv showing local fütball... More 

Thank MikeC1101
Boulder, Colorado
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127 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here with a group. Their cheese/tomato appetizer and a salad would have been plenty of food. But we got a huge main dish as well. Everything was well prepared and well presented, but we didn't feel the meat was top quality.

Thank DPfromColorado
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was hands down the best steak we had in three weeks across Argentina and Chile. Also very good service

Thank nicky d
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179 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This place is OK for dinner especially if most of the recommended places are full. Satisfactory if unremarkable food and service of medium quality.

Thank AMLRadlett
Essex UK
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247 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were recommended this restaurant by our hotel - we were not to be disappointed. We decided to have the lamb dish and our waiter was most helpful advising us to share the dish and the Spanish chips. This lamb dish was quite easily the best lamb dish we have ever eaten - it was amazing and... More 

Thank ScotsmanEssexUK
Northern NJ
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113 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at this casual, yet well appointed place on the main St in town. The salad was very fresh, well prepared and enjoyable. The Pollo & Cordero well seasoned and cooked. The sauces that accompanied our meals added a nice flavor to the meats

Thank MiggieNorthernNJ

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Del Libertador 963, El Calafate Z9405AHH, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: +54 2902 49-2590

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