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El Fogon de Gringo

La Madrid 1051, Tarija, Bolivia
+591 4 6643399
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (8 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian
€€ - €€€
La Madrid 1051, Tarija, Bolivia
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's hard to get good meat in Bolivia, at El Fogón de Gringo we found excellent one. We had a Morcia- and Chorizo-sausage as an appetizer. Both were only averege but this was the worst in this restaurant. The rest was just amazing. We shared...More

Thank Itchy-Feet_AundM
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I think here you eat the best beef in all Bolivia, nice attendees. Love it. Beside, it is Tarija, so the variety of wines is very attractive, I'd advise try a semi sweet wine. The wine is around 100bs, I'd also advice to try Picanha.

Thank Gorostiagaj
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Simply outstanding. The ambiance is great and very welcoming, as is the service. I had a 400g steak, cooked to order and absolute perfection. Very high quality. Price included the stunning salad-bar - this itself is special, clearly fresh. Beautiful rocket, salads - made with...More

Thank GlynCarre
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this steakhouse. Wide wine variety, friendly service and tasty steaks. It's a must to eat here...believe me.

1  Thank Miguel M
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Very close to the center of teh city this restaurant offers specialties in grilled meats. The meat is delicious, smooth and of an incomparable flavor. It is advisable to accompany it with any of the magnificent wines that are produced in that region. The prices...More

Thank scriales
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing service and the food is also very amazing. The price for the bife de chorizo was 70bs but it was worth every boliviano.

Thank JonasAstro
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We stayed for 4 nights in Tarija and ate here 3 of the 4 nights as the food is so amazing! The steak is utterly fantastic and far better than anything we had tasted in Argentina. The salads are extremely tasty as well. All of...More

Thank VictoriaWelinder
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Excellent food, meat is great but also the salads are uniqie!!! A restaurant where you have to be when you visit Tarija.

Thank Lioba123
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We had such a great meal at this place, the ribs were perfectly cooked, and JERSON was absolutely wonderful, he was very polite and always checking on us. You must try this place!

Thank Pinqhi
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Delicious! There was a wonderful salad bar that also had hot sides to accompany the main meal. Our steaks arrived perfectly seasoned and cooked. They were huge....I could only eat 1/2. It made great left overs. It was full, but the wait staff was very...More

Thank LArnez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Madrid 1051, Tarija, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Tarija Department  >  Tarija
  • Phone Number: +591 4 6643399
New restaurant (2009), very good food, certainly for Boilivian standards!
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