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Calle R Saenz Pena 27, Puerto Madryn U9120JLA, Argentina
+54 2965 45-1573
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Crawley
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Actually had chicken and chips and stir fried veg and chicken. Stir fried equals sliced veg in soy sauce.Can't comment on meat though there were lots of locals tucking into platefuls of mixed grill type platters (enough to feed a family for a week!) Friendly staff, great atmosphere. They served us a small scoop of ice cream after -which was... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

I have to admit that I went to a "Parrilla" and didnt try the meat. Instead we had Sea food plate for 2 and it was amazing. Very tasty and huge portion. Service was very good even with the restaunt packed. Our waiter was great! Really recommend it!

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Thank Simone B
Mexico City, Mexico
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84 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, small place just 2 blocks away from the cruise port with delicious local food and great service. Definitely try the meat empanadas. If a large cruise arrives into port, beware and be a little patient, as the place gets packed! But the wait is worth!!!

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Thank Fer T
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

This is a parilla restaurant, and the parilla for two with lamb is outstanding. The prices are very reasonable. I love lamb and this is the best, most tender lamb i have eaten in Argentina. The dining room is cosy and well decorated. The staff efficient and friendly. Very happy with our experience!

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Wilrijk, Belgium
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

There is so much to tell about this restaurant! Its simply excellent....good meat, fine wine, good atmosphere...! We've been there several times in december 2014 and januari 2015 and will return later this year! One of the first restaurants to visit will be this one....Try the empanadas... wooowww!

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Thank biobakker
Dusseldorf
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67 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

We have been travelling to Peninsula Valdez using Puerto Madryn as base. We went 2 times to Estela and it was the best meal we had in town. Wine, Cordero, fish and super good salads. Portions are big and the service is soo nice felt like home. The restaurant is cosy and warm place. Very good value for money.

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Thank Alice S
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

Was here first time five years ago.Today again.Service is great,food even better....had traditional parilla-mixed grill.Before you get uour meal fresh bread and marinated beans are served.Delicious.Dessert-got only icecream,couldnt eat anymore.Was great lunch.My recomendation to all.

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Thank Linda D
Bern, Switzerland
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015

really a tasty place to have some good dinner. the meat was great, so was the wine. definitely a place to recomend

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Thank Matthias H
Johannesburg, South Africa
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122 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

The restaurant is a bit smaller and more cramped than I would have liked but it added to the lively atmosphere. We had good service and good food. LOVED the grilled cheese with herbs and the steak was good too. Reasonably priced wine.

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Thank Riëtte B
Australia
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494 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

Recommended by the front desk staff where we were staying. We arrived early (830pm) by Argentine standards & there were only two tables with people. It filled quickly after we arrived. Our Spanish is improving although trying to decipher the menu out front was a little hard, and thankfully there were English menus inside which we were offered. The waitress... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle R Saenz Pena 27, Puerto Madryn U9120JLA, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Chubut  >  Puerto Madryn
  • Phone Number: +54 2965 45-1573

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