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Esquina Varela

Puerto Deseado 22 | (esq. Puerto San Julián), El Calafate, Argentina
054 02902 490666
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Ranked #4 of 73 restaurants in El Calafate
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Argentinean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We visited this restaurant while we were in El Calafate. I am vegetarian and they had quite a few good choices. Food was very good, waitress was very nice and helpful, able to communicate in English. Atmosphere was also nice. I definitely recommend for nice dinner.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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77 reviews 77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Everything here was pretty good. We got there early so the restaurant want full and we had good service. The food was good and reasonably priced. So many people raved about going multiple times that we decided to try it, even though we were staying on the other side of town. It was very good but we decided the people... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Super yummy and very cozy atmosphere. I ordered the lamb goulash and could not get enough, it was amazing!! My friends ordered other stews and pastas and we all couldn't stop talking about our food. We got local beer and dessert and stayed until they closed. One of my best meals in Argentina!

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Köln
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Super leckeres Essen (Goulash y Cazuela), sehr sympathische und aufmerksame Bedienung, angenehmes Ambiente, coole Musik abseits von Mainstream ... auf jeden Fall eine echte Empfehlung und mal etwas anderes als wieder eine Parilla (was nicht heißt, dass sie kein Steak hätten!)! Super tasty food (we had 'goulash' and 'cazuela'), very friendly and amiable staff, nice ambience, cool music away from... More

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Dallas, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

Dinner 3 nights in a row at this great restaurant. Try the local Argentine stew to enjoy a delicious meal unique to the country. Empanadas (lamb, pollo or beef) were enjoyed too along with fresh lettuce, tomato and carrot salad. Served local micro brew at reasonable price. Warm hospitality from wait staff. Don't miss the Argentine pancakes for dessert, served... More

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amsterdam
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

A great place with nice details, such as the old public phone or the tap which is build into a sewing machine. Because of the spacious setup it has a nice home like atmosphere. The service was very good, as we were greeted with a smile and the waitress spoke English very well. The menu has some local specialities, such... More

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