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El Charrua

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7 Calle Poniente y 81 Avenida Norte, Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
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11:30 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Description: This is a small uruguan place with great food at low prices in a pleasant...
This is a small uruguan place with great food at low prices in a pleasant low key ambience
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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch with my brother.

I would like to mention that the service and the food was excellent. I would recommend Parrillada Premium, excellent cuts and very delicious. Overall, I have been in all the top restaurants that sell meat in San Salvador and this has been the best!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2014
Rafael M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I would like to mention that the service and the food was excellent. I would recommend Parrillada Premium, excellent cuts and very delicious. Overall, I have been in all the top restaurants that sell meat in San Salvador and this has been the best!!!

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El Salvador
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23 reviews 23 reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Very nice Uruguayan restaurant, one of the best places to eat in San Salvador. Delicious food and great selections of quality beers, ask for Paulaner!

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Fort Worth, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

My wife and my friend ate here. We walked from Hotel Arbol De Los Sueños. It was hard to find because the address is not recognized by google maps, waze or apple maps. It is around the corner from the Palestinian embassy on the roundabout called Plaza de Jerusalem. Their website says Roteunda which is confusing to non natives as... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012

This restaurant was within walking distance of our hotel. It was difficult for us to find at first, it didn't display correctly in Google maps. I am glad we were persistent in finding it though, it was one of our favorite restaurants of our stay. We both ordered platters which had a variety of meats. One was the "Gaucho" which... More 

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Vancouver
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2011

this is a small Uruguayan place near the Intercontinental Hotel frequented by local families and couples. There is a TV at one end so sit at the other where they play nice music and the TV does not intrude at all either visually or audibly. Good selection of steaks, rabbit, goat, lamb and the usual Argentinean / Uruguayan BBQ type... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 Calle Poniente y 81 Avenida Norte, Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Argentinean

Description

This is a small uruguan place with great food at low prices in a pleasant low key ambience
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?