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La Lenita

Balcarce 802, Salta 4400, Argentina
387 421 4865
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Ranked #52 of 155 restaurants in Salta
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Paris, France
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

As indicated in the previous review, La Lenita has been replaced by a restaurant called Alsina at the same location with the same interior as shown in the photos of La Lenita on this page. But unlike the previous reviewer, I did not enjoy my meal as much. I ordered a steak that was prepared well but the quality of... More

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Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We looked for this restaurant when we were in Salta last month, and discovered it ceased to exist last fall. There is a new restaurant in that location called Adelina. Definitely worth it - see my review on this restaurant.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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101 reviews 101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

La Lenita serves classic parrillada and does it very well. The meat was very good, the salad (uncommonly they have a salad bar) good and the ambience of the place as it should be. It's located in the "entertainment centre" of Salta so you're spoilt for choice when it comes to bars and restaurants. During the meal one of the... More

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Annecy, France
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253 reviews 253 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Argentina is a country of beef . . . and more beef . . . and more beef with few to no veggies and a bit of salad. We selected the pollo (chicken breast) which is pounded and served on a plate with a slice of lemon. We ordered fries for our side (they were just OK), but the pollo... More

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Milano, Italy
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013 via mobile

We were told that in this restaurant waiters are hired only if they can sing, but that night they were probably taking a break in their tournée ... Anyway, the large buffet gives a good choice to vegetarians, and the parrilla makes the rest of the table more than happy. Large room, no noise, relaxing experience, decent price. Just jeep... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013 via mobile

We stayed one night in Salta and this resto was recommended by our hotel. It's in a cosy street with lots of bars and restos. Nice trendy interior with lots of space, good food and 1 litre Stella bottles. Not the most typical of Argentinian restos, but good quality and nice atmosphere at reasonable prices

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england
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Well he was just so beautiful and the service was great too. Lovely decor and good value food. Just what we needed at the time.

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Tel Aviv
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100 reviews 100 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

salta was our last place in Argentine, we came after we get used to the high quality of meet in other places. They serveddelicious bife de choriso, tasty ampenadas, and with a good malbeck life look brighter! Go there yuo will enjoy. Take the meets fish is not their cup of tea.

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Salta, Argentina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

This place is located in Balcarce street, a very bohemian place. For a very fair price, you get a very high quality steak. It is highly recommended to eat your meet with a good red wine. La leñita is closed on December 24 and the 25.

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London, United Kingdom
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247 reviews 247 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

This restaurant was recommended by our guide. The steak here really juicy and flavoursome. It is a high ceilinged place was relaxed service. The wine list is decent, but the food really good.

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