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El Viejo Jack

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Avenida Reyes Catolicos 1465 | Tres Cerritos, Salta A4408CWB, Argentina
+54 387 421-5532
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice and the dishes were very nice. Actually the best one is the fillet, really tender and tasty!! I definetely reccomend it! Go go go!!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Best Argentinian meat we had in our 6 week time around the country! Wine is also good, make sure you try a local Malbec

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A ten minute walk from the main square. Credit cards accepted. Good service. Excellent steaks. So good we went back a second time. They also did an excellent roast vegetable selection.

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Thank 522gilli
Leuven, Belgium
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149 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We had the best steak here in all Argentina. Staff is friendly and helpfull, but most off all, the food is delicious!!! Definitely 5 stars!!!

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Thank Keppebolletje
La Paz, Bolivia
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135 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Good meat and food along with good service. The dishes were very well served, good quantity, however, although the meat was very soft, I expected a bit more, for the price you pay. It is a very popular place and if it is weekend it is necessary to book in advance.

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Lakewood, Colorado
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This was a delightful experience. Great service and great food. The trout was wonderful. So juicy and fresh. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Donna845
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Nothing special! Prices were reasonable. Service was slow but only one waiter. The steak was tasty but wanted more!

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Thank John M
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

If you've ever eaten meat before, then El Viejo Jack is an unnecessary experience that will save you a considerate amount of money. The worst barbecue experience you can imagine will be fulfilled at this restaurant. We got the Parilla side of the menu. The chicken was the best part of our experience, and for a restaurant that prides itself... More 

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Thank el17alexander
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Loved this place! The service was great and The steak was incredible! My boyfriend and I both had a rump steak and it was huge and really good value for money. It worked out about £7 each and was the biggest steak I've ever had. We definitely couldn't finish it all. The entire meal plus sides of creamy mash and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Nice charcoal grill restaurant. Nice staff, especially the old chap. We had grilled chicken which tasted very good. Recommended!

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Reyes Catolicos 1465 | Tres Cerritos, Salta A4408CWB, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
  • Phone Number: +54 387 421-5532
Description
Traditional Argentine grill offers from 1987 excellent meat in its two locations. Argentine wines at the best price. Opened every day 12:00 AM to 3:30 PM and 7 PM to 1 AM.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?