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Estepa

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Cerro solo, El Chalten, Argentina
+54 2962 49-3069
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Private Dining, Reservations

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  • 91
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  • 14
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food and Wine

We had a thoroughly enjoyable meal post-FitzRoy trek at Estepa. The food was excellent and the service was great. Their wine list is extensive though with a slightly higher starting price than other restaurants in town.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
Nick D
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We had a thoroughly enjoyable meal post-FitzRoy trek at Estepa. The food was excellent and the service was great. Their wine list is extensive though with a slightly higher starting price than other restaurants in town.

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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140 reviews 140 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

A real find. Glorious and sophisticated food - i our experience rare for Argentina. Bruschetta: to die for but different than we are accustomed to as it is prosciutto based. Ravioli trout superb. Lamb and steak superb. Lamb sweet and better than previous Argentina lamb IMHO. Wine and mojitos superb. Interesting design. Jean the waiter a charming and heplful character.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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82 reviews 82 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Came in just before closing, but still prepared to serve out a two course meal. Very tasty food and a friendly staff. Should be higher up in the Chalten ranking!

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Bern, Switzerland
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138 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

A small but nice place. While some of the other places were enjoying the success of a higher ranking on Tripadvisor (meaning full and crowded), Estepa was peaceful and relaxing with just enough other patrons to provide a bit of ambience. The staff was friendly and helpful and the food was quite good. We had lamb with potatoes that was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We had a fantastic meal here. As a long-term traveller splashing out on a decent restaurant is a big decision and I'm very happy to say Estepa well exceeded my expectations. I had the beef tenderloin, which was professionally presented and accompanied by a sweet potato puree, crispy potato cake and a delicious malbec jus. It was all divine and... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Our guide recommended it. We were not disappointed. Fairly large menu with lots of choices. Good for vegetarians too.,

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We were thrilled with this choice. The food was excellent and well prepared, the service was great and the Pisco Sours were some of the best that we had in Argentina. We were surprised by the wonderful food in this small town.

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Top Contributor
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We enjoyed our Meal here in el chalten. The food was something a bit different. Subtle changes on classic dishes. The wine choice was varied and good and the staff were attentive.

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Oz
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I have visited this restaurant many times over the years when hiking in El Chaltén. It is amazing - the food is delicious, the service & atmosphere are excellent. They also have excellent local wine "Fin del Mundo". It is definitely my favourite restaurant in Patagonia. The views are fantastic of course

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This place is not what you expect to find in a place like chalten. They know how to prepare the food. They serve the food in an artistic way.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cerro solo, El Chalten, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Chalten
  • Phone Number: +54 2962 49-3069

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Argentinean

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