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Ocho Cepas

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Peru 1192 (esquina Espejo), Mendoza 5500, Argentina
54-261-4232387
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Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 57
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
lovely little place to enjoy an evening meal

Really enjoy our evening here, great setting for a lovely evening, we both would go back no question. The bathrooms are worth a visit too, I'll leave it a surprise for you to find out

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
pengcool3
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Really enjoy our evening here, great setting for a lovely evening, we both would go back no question. The bathrooms are worth a visit too, I'll leave it a surprise for you to find out

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309 helpful votes 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Really liked the location. Service was pleasant but a bit off -but may have been due to the language barrier. The food (grilled meats for all) was of a high quality and very tasty. One of our better meals in Mendoza.

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

We read the good reviews, but our experience was just the opposite. Nice location and setting. Indifferent, almost rude service by young servers. And the miraculous steaks we were expecting were not the well prepared, tender steaks we had in a couple of other high end restaurants.

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6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Located in a charming refurbished townhouse, this is a terrific restaurant. Excellent food and service. The grilled provoleta appetizer and fresh local trout were great.

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Argentina
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9 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Food was quite good and it was not very expensive. The place is rather small. Staff very nice, friendly and courteous. In the whole, a good place to go in Mendoza

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New York City, New York
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

While the Steak in Argentina is renowned to be excellent (and it is), this was by far the best steak I had on our trip - I ordered the sirloin here and it was as lean as a filet with exceptional taste. Honestly, the best steak i can ever remember having and I frequent many of the top steakhouses in... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Nice restaurant though as a local place its dead if you go anytime before 9 for dinner but then most other places in Mendoza are the same. Good food, nice portions, reasonable wine list. Try it - you'll not be disappointed though its not a "chef" named place.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We all had filet mignon and the steaks were the best ever! The salads were excellent as well. We added a bottle of reasonably priced Malbec and we were set!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Ate here on our first night in Mendoza. We had excellent food (my husband had the rib eye and I had the pumpkin ravioli with Malbec sauce). Both meals were fantastic. We split the tapas plate as a starter which was not at all what we expected. It was basically 3 small sandwiches. We would not order that again but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Excellent food and wine. However, the waitress was not very helpful, friendly or knowledgeable. Osado (grilled meats) was outstanding. Would go back there again but will ask for another server.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Peru 1192 (esquina Espejo), Mendoza 5500, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Cuyo  >  Province of Mendoza  >  Mendoza
  • Phone Number: 54-261-4232387

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 35
  • Cuisine: Argentinean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business

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