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Av.Bicentenario de la batallla de Salta 145( ex Av. Virrey Toledo) | Av.reyes Catolicos 1465(II), Salta 4400, Argentina
543874215532
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: Viejo jack: Tradicional parrilla argentina ofrece desde 1987 excelentes...
Viejo jack: Tradicional parrilla argentina ofrece desde 1987 excelentes cortes de carne en sus dos sucucarsales.Vinos argentinos al mejor precio.Abierto todos los dia tanto almuerzo como cena
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
One of the best steaks we had on our trip

We visited El Viejo Jack's during our stay in Salta on the recommendation of the hotel where we staying. We looked at the reviews online which were reasonably impressive and we decided to visit. My son & I decided to share the chorizo which was one of the best steaks we had on our trip. The waiter... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
sparky1947
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Sheffield
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Sheffield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We visited El Viejo Jack's during our stay in Salta on the recommendation of the hotel where we staying. We looked at the reviews online which were reasonably impressive and we decided to visit. My son & I decided to share the chorizo which was one of the best steaks we had on our trip. The waiter cut the steak... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Nice atmosphere and great steak. Shared a huge bife de chorizo with a friend and could barely finish it as it was so big. Perfectly seasoned and cooked. Good selection of wine.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is the best spot in Salta for the best Churrasco in town. I usually visit this restaurant for their Churrasco, but they also have an amazing "matambre al roquefort" which is a pork meat cut with a blue cheese sauce. They also have pastas, milanesas, salads. However, the must in this place is "churrasco a punto". Trust me, you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

When we need to go to a more traditional 'parrilla' for dinner in Salta, say with Argentine friends, we prefer Viejo Jack's. We are vegetarians and they have an excellent vegetable parrilla. It's a giant platter with a large variety of veggies (including sweet potatoes, squash, potatoes) straight off the grill. It stuffs the two of us. Usually the meat... More 

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Broome, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We got the steak for two and vege platter - enough food for 4 people! They do their steak on the under done side so if you like it medium rare then ask for medium and so on.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

take the bife for 2 and the grilled vegetables platter. more than enough for two hungry travellers. wine recommendation: terrazas de los andes

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

My friend and I both agreed that hands down it was the best steak we'd ever had. 2 absolutely huge filet steaks cooked to perfection! Only thing stopping me giving 5 stars was the moody waiter serving us.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

We were warmly greeted for lunch by a lovely man who also farewelled us with such kindness and professionalism. We both commented how great he was and that more wait staff should be like him!! I wonder if he was the owner? (He wore a white bow tie). We ordered tira de asado (for two) with papas fritas and three... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

If you go to Salta, you have to go to Jack's. Gorgeous meats and veggies all cooked beautifully. Nothing mangled or processed here! Simple, rustic and delicious. Excellent value. You will not be disappointed!

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Sittard, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Quality food and large portions for really good price. Not the typical touristy spot, but a lot of local people.

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Address: Av.Bicentenario de la batallla de Salta 145( ex Av. Virrey Toledo) | Av.reyes Catolicos 1465(II), Salta 4400, Argentina
Phone Number: 543874215532
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
Average Prices: USD $8 to $10
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinean, South American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av.Bicentenario de la batallla de Salta 145( ex Av. Virrey Toledo) | Av.reyes Catolicos 1465(II), Salta 4400, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
  • Phone Number: 543874215532

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $8 to $10
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinean, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget

Description

Viejo jack: Tradicional parrilla argentina ofrece desde 1987 excelentes cortes de carne en sus dos sucucarsales.Vinos argentinos al mejor precio.Abierto todos los dia tanto almuerzo como cena

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