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El Torreon

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After-hours, Drinks
Seafood, South American
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi

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After-hours, Drinks
Seafood, South American
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We ordered the asado for 2 people. Horrible, couldnt eat almost anything! People should stop coming here to run them out of business. Unfortunately i did not have internet to check the reviews before I came in into this horrible and EXPENSIVE PLACE.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CFavy
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

This is one of those places that trade purely on their location. It is a lovely spot, and the staff were very attentive, but the food was average to poor. The prices are best not looked at too closely and should warrant silver service anywhere...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gavin P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I would give them 0/5 if I could. These guys are absolute rip off merchants - we paid over 30 euro for wedges that had been out of a frozen packet that were supposedly “patatas bravas” and the worst salad!!! They then charged per head...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nickers_87
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I wished I’d checked trip advisor before we went here! It was so expensive for what it was and the food was terrible! The only thing it has going for itself is the location and view. Do yourself a favour and keep walking! The area...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lyoso896
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

The coronas here were ice cold, and the view of the harbour was awesome. We had some fries which were decent, but decided to save our meal for another place. Based on the other reviews, probably a good choice...

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank AMToronto29
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Nothing wrong with the food and service, but you pay for the location of overlooking the River. Overpriced due to the location, probably wouldn't go back if in Colonia as there are better places to eat (minus the view)

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Very nice place. The food was average, scarce and too expensive. If the view is all you care about, you will not be disappointed, otherwise you can safely skip it.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Roberto S
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Choose the restaurant due to its location which was lovely, reduced car noise and view out to the river. However food average especially the salad and very expensive for what you got. Would suggest looking around for another place as plenty of restaurants in the...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank stratassue
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It's a pretty little town with nice restaurants - you will find similar ones on almost every coast where catholic colonialists ruled. Therefore, it's a good contrast to big Buenos Aires. But Colonial has one huge disadvantage: The prices are weired - as if you...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank ergopublic
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Guess the title says it all! We decided to eat at El Torreon due to its location and the view it provides over the water, but even with that attraction, this place disappointed. The worst was the service. Strongly recommend against this place.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank wijram
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