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Dona Quela

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Av. San Martin 1017, San Martin de los Andes 8370, Argentina
+54 297 242-0670
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12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 188
    Excellent
  • 150
    Very good
  • 41
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Perfect Chorizo!

The restaurant is in an old traditional patagonian house. They have a very elegant dinner, with a nice internal garden. The food is excelent. We had a chorizo beaf and cesar salad. Very well served and presented. They have a very good wine selection, with good prices. It is cen traly located, near... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
LyssMelo
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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
Good for:
  • Romantic
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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The restaurant is in an old traditional patagonian house. They have a very elegant dinner, with a nice internal garden. The food is excelent. We had a chorizo beaf and cesar salad. Very well served and presented. They have a very good wine selection, with good prices. It is cen traly located, near the main square. A must go in... More 

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Gracias por tu calificación. Que bueno que te haya gustado nuestro Restaurant. El mismo está ubicado en una de las... More 

Argentina
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This week we went to dinner at Doña Quela, I had been some time back and I was very nicely surprised. The service was excellent and food delicious. The setting is specially lovely as they have kept the old restaurant and style. It is one of the oldest buildings and restaurants in San Martín de los Andes dating back to... More 

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Hertfordshire
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62 reviews 62 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We found the food excellent and the service good - despite the fact that we were in a large group. There was a reasonable choice of dishes for vegetarians. Quite pricey but good value and a nice atmosphere.

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San Diego
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

My wife and I ate here based on TripAdvisor's recommendation. We thought the service and food didn't match our expectations. It was overpriced and disappointing. Just another tourist rip off, was our conclusion.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Nice, great atmosphere, excellent service and the food is to die for. A must if in town. The menu is based on local traditional dishes, mostly meat, but a great choice of fish too. The place is rather small, so reservations are in hand. Don't think twice whther to go or not if in San Martín.

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sao paulo, brazil
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Excellent food and price more than fair. Besides that, very cozy and refined atmosphere. All the pastas are very good!

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Neuquén, Argentina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Nice place and very good service. I recomend this place to share with family and friends in downtown of San Martin de los Andes

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I went to Doña Quela for lunch, the day I arrived to San Martin de los Andes, upon a recommendation from the hotel where I stayed. The building and atmosphere were both very nice. The waiter very kind and helpful. The pasta was good.

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Minneapolis
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150 reviews 150 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Food was fine, I did not think was great, comparing to other places in SMA or la angostura or Bariloche. Service was really bad. The waiter was sort of pushy in telling us what to order. She brought the wrong dish, when I indicated the mistake, she changed it, but there was not a single "I'm sorry" or "our mistake"... More 

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Royston, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We ate here on our 2nd night in San Martin. The previous day we had a pizza at a resto on the lake and it was so huge we didn't eat an evening meal - just had icecream! Our B&B (Casa de Eugenia - yet to write review but it's coming!), recommended Dona Quela and they were right! Lovely interior... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. San Martin 1017, San Martin de los Andes 8370, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Neuquen  >  San Martin de los Andes
  • Phone Number: +54 297 242-0670

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?