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Borges y Alvarez Libro-Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Argentinian
Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb sandwich” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Argentinian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has some nice places to sit both inside on the first floor where you get views of the street or cosy seating at the back - or there is outdoor terrace seating both upstairs and downstairs. The range of craft beer is nice...More

Thank Segaria226
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for snacks and deinks, lamb sandwich, empanadas, pizza, local beer, and a lot of international drinks. Good place to visit with friends or family after your visit to Perito Moreno glacier One Problem: they bring me my coffee cold, i ask for another...More

Thank Mr G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have two; Lite; outside on the street, great for people watching in good weather. And full bar upstairs surrounded with books and stuff. Service is great. If you are not happy with the beer, go talk to the bartender for a taste. They are...More

Thank alam555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere of this place is unique. Borges is one of my favourite authors. Stopped there for coffee several times during my 3 day stay in Calafate. Could not resist taking books from the shelf and slowly browsing them...

Thank Kostya O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located right on the main avenue in El Calafate, Libro bar is fun and lively. They have seating on the terrace, on the pavement as well as inside. Very lively.

Thank Suchit1208
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good place to hang out during the day in the sun. Nice and friendly waiters who can also give you advice for the nightlife in town. The draft beer Eukel is very tasty, also the french fries. 4/5 points only cause it is too...More

Thank Markus W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During our stay in in El Calafate, this was our favourite place for a drink in the evening as it was lovely weather and sitting on the rooftop catching a few rays from the sun with G&T and Beer. Great location and excellent service.

Thank Raj P
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Books music coffee good staff, reasonable food, this place worked completely for us, travelling through for a couple of days. Very relaxed and intelligent

Thank eastbrookfarm
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This "librobar" comfortably combines books and beers in a warm, wooden atmosphere. You will never lack things to look at and comment upon in this eclectically decorated pub (even the toilet walls are plasters in antiquated news articles!) The artesanal draught beers (90 ARS per...More

Thank Sacha55
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We came here on our first day and loved the music and ambience so much we came back each day. Really friendly staff and great menu - although we didn't get past their empanadas or fries with scallion sauce (wow!). Over the 3 days we...More

Thank gerifc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, Pub, Argentinian
Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: 491464
This is a really great bar in the center of town that serves microbrewery beers, whiskeys, hot chocolate and coffee drinks. It is also a book store fillefilland there
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