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Gobernador Moyano 1089 Esq. 9 de Julio, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
54 02902 490540
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Ranked #1 of 75 Restaurants in El Calafate
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Argentinean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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San Francisco, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

After eight hours of hiking, we were thrilled to get a table at the last minute at Mi Rancho! When we walked in, I felt like I was in a small cottage instead of a restaurant. The owner was super helpful and worked with us at the last minute to get a table and also accepted US dollars, which we... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

This is a tiny restaurant (you must make reservations) that serves big dishes. I had one of the best pieces of steak I've ever eaten and my husband had an amazing pasta dish. The empanada starter was perfect. Be sure to save room for the molten chocolate cake or flan. The chef is lovely and she came out to greet... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

This is a great restaurant in El Calafate city. You have to book it at least 24h before and it doesn't accept credit/ debit cards. The food is excellent and exquisite, with all the famous Patagonian dishes. Staff is ok, although a bit presumptuous. It's an excellent choice, but in my humble opinion, it lacks "soul".

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Firstly thanks to TripAdvisor and the previous reviewers. We arrived in El Calafate and took to tripadvisor to find a restaurant for our evening meal. We managed to book a table at Mi Rancho, having picked it because it was No. 1. It is a very small family run place, but justly deserves its number one spot. We both had... More

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Dunsborough
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

this little restaurant is an absolute gem. The menu is smallish, but uses great fresh, local ingredients and the food is cooked to perfection and presented beautifully. The lamb was perfection! There is a small but wine list and Robert helped us choose a very fine bottle of Syrah which complemented the lamb very well. We had three courses and... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

Our food and service last month was good, but not outstanding because the place was packed. One oddity was the mojito, flavored with the eponymous calefate berry that gave the drink a purplish hue and did not contribute favorably to the taste. Otherwise this off the beaten path place is a good bet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 NEW

Great food and great people there. Everything we ordered there was excellent. I would highly recommend it.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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67 reviews 67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My australian friend and I were lucky enough to get a reservation last minute (because we accepted a 10pm start) and we loved dining here. For starters the food is great. Honest, fresh ingredients cooked with minimal fuss. The service was nice but the host, Rovert, is one of those guys who is totally in the right profession as a... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

After spending 2 full weeks in Argentina we (my husband and I, 28 and 31) found one of the few restaurants that cared about quality in stead of quantity. The food was very tasty and more healthy than what you would get in a parrilla restaurant. The staff is wonderful; very helpful and service-oriented. They are passionate about what they... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Great food, great service, and great wine. Wonderful for post hiking nourishment! We went for a late lunch and got in without a problem. They accepted USD.

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Additional Information about Mi Rancho

Address: Gobernador Moyano 1089 Esq. 9 de Julio, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
Phone Number: 54 02902 490540
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Argentinean

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