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Gral. Guemes 186 | Entre Pueyrredon y Catamarca, Salta 4400, Argentina
+54 387 432-1859
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Ranked #8 of 168 Restaurants in Salta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

In Salta you’ll find the true heart and soul of Argentine cuisine. My wife and I have lived in Buenos Aires for the past eight months, and while we’ve had some very good meals here, we’ve also discovered that it’s difficult to find dishes with true depth of flavor. Not so in Salta, and certainly not so at El Charrua.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We ate at this restaurant twice during our stay in Salta. Both times the staff were friendly and efficient, and the food was excellent. It's obviously popular with the locals and the traditional food we'd wanted to try (locra, humita and tamale) was all extremely good, and portions were large. On the second visit we had steak and lasagne, and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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475 reviews 475 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
360 helpful votes 360 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is just about the cleanest and most upmarket restaurant we walked past during our 4 days in Salta. The only downside was that none of the waiters seemed to know more than 3 words of English. Every question we put to them was answered by “Yes” or “No problem”, but the actions that followed indicated that they had not... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I went alone to this place and its always weird to go out to dinner by yourself, but this place was just great. bife de chorizo (500 grams, 140 pesos) was phenomenal. sweet, juicy, tender. just perfect. had a salad and a big beer as a side dish. perfection! service was also very good. 5 stars!

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Brussels, Belgium
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

After a long trip to arrive to this lovely city, this was our first restaurant in Salta. The service is absolutely fantastic as well as the parillas and pescados. The space is very pleasant and comfortable. We do recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Impossible to describe. Let me start with the fact that I am a steak entusiast! 125 pesos (10USD) for 4-500 grams of Ojo de Bife (Rib Eye), which was beautifully served on a hot stone. It was perfectly cooked (medium rare as I ordered). Wine is local and prices goes from 2USD (yes 2USD) for a house wine and up... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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101 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We tried a number of different parrillas during our 2-week trip in Argentina, and El Charrua ranks as #1. The place was packed with mostly locals when we dined there, and it was easy to see why. My wife and I shared a parrillada (a bargain at less than 300 pesos), and all 3 different kinds of meat were fantastic.... More 

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Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Excellent food with excellent prices. This place has outstanding empanadas and locro. And the portions are abundant. Attention is very friendly. I totally recommend this place.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This restaurant is a must to visit, the food is delicious and steaks perfect ! Portions are on the bigger size and one can consider sharing a steak ...Lasagna was also great ! Nice staff and service very good. Opens at 19.30 but fills up a little later. Good location in the center of town.

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Adelaide, Australia
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170 reviews 170 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We had a fantastic lunch here recently and are still raving on about it days later!! We ordered a mixed meat platter for two which consisted of tira de asado, pollo, chorizo, provelone, potatoes in a roquefort sauce and mollejas - all served above hot charcoal, keeping everything warm for the duration of the meal which was great. Everything tasted... More 

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Additional Information about El Charrua

Address: Gral. Guemes 186 | Entre Pueyrredon y Catamarca, Salta 4400, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 387 432-1859
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  7:30 pm - 1:00 am

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