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Restaurant Jovi Dos

Balcarce 601, Salta, Argentina
+54 (0)387 4329438
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Ranked #27 of 155 Restaurants in Salta
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Groningen, The Netherlands
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Asado (BBQ) meat is of course an Argentinian dish. We ordered the 1/2 parrillada (let's say: the mixed grill), because we wanted to try some stuff. We really liked the chorizo and . Mortadelas, kidney and heart were not really what we expected, but Argentine people seem to eat every cut. In case you just order a steak (or happen... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

This is a restaurant with a huge selection of dishes. When I went I was the only foreigner and people had mostly meat on their tables. They give you an entrée of the most delicious white beans and grilled eggplant I have ever eaten, but the chicken I had was nothing out of this world. The waiter recommended me a... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Recommended by the hotel. The restaurant offers a great menu at a very reasonable price. The portions are so big that one can easily share a starter and sometimes even the main course. Highly recommended.

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Bellingham, Washington
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227 reviews 227 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This restaurant on Balcarce in the "Penas Restaurants District" was close to the hotel and recommended by Lonely Planet thus we decided to give it a try. We had a plain but good plate of palmitos/heart of palm for appetizer. One main dish, trucha a la plancha came as 3 filets of trout, plenty of food and was good but... More

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

This seems to be where the folk from Salta eat. Straightforward but good food. There are a number of individual rooms so although this is a large restaurant it doesn’t feel that way. A number of tables on the pavement for those warm evenings. My chicken Provençale was exactly right and the extensive wine list includes some top Torrontés from... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at Jovis twice, initially at the recommendation of our hotel. The restaurant is fairly large but fills up quickly after 9pm with Spanish-speaking customers - seemed more a gathering place for locals than a restaurant for tourists, but there is an English menu, the waiters were friendly and service is good. Food is standard... More

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amsterdam
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

February 2014, looking for another restaurant nearby which I couldn't find and stumbled across this restaurant by chance. Was I glad I did. The restaurant is large and was completely full for lunch. We managed to get a table outside on the terrace. After getting our meals we understood why this place was so full. The food was excellent, the... More

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73 reviews 73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

It's hard to find good food in Salta, especially seafood but they did it. Meditate on the wall of fame while munching and sipping on wine. Enjoy all the other happy people.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I really enjoyed the Jovi. The atmosphere is cozy and the food is wonderful. I went three times and every time I had the opportunity to eat great options of mass and meat.The price for the couple (with wine and tip) was about 300 pesos

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

First of all the food was good, but many other little things dont allow me to suggest it to other people: 1- the waiter didnt allow us to seat outdoor, since he was alone to serve (it was not true, and during the evening more tables was to be added outside, simply were attended by other waiters) 2- the meat... More

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