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Casa SaltShaker

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Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
+54 11 0000-0000
Tue - Sat 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Temecula, California
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260 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food was delicious and chef Dan was a great host. You get 5 courses along with wine pairing and the food is delicious. This is not your typical restaurant – this is a dinner hosted with 10 people. I enjoyed the meal, and it was interesting to meet new people, however the people at the table dictate your experience... More 

Thank rkashmere
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a great dining experience. I do not eat red meat which I had told them before we went over to their house. They were very willing to make accommodations in the 5 course meal they prepared which was absolutely delicious. Dan served us a different Argentine wine with every course which was well paired with the food. There... More 

Thank alec b
Venice, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Buenos Aires and my husband and I decided to give the "puerta cerrada" concept a try on one of our nights there. We were so happy we did. Dan is an amazing chef & we loved every single one of our dishes and wine pairings. Everything was so beautifully presented and thought out. He... More 

1 Thank writerchica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our dinner at CasaSaltshaker was truly a great addition to our Buenos Aires experience. Dan & Henry are gracious hosts and the evening had the feeling of dining at a friend’s home. The food was creative, delicious and beautifully presented. We enjoyed the wine pairings as well. It was fun meeting the other guests, who had diverse backgrounds but a... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It doesn't get better than this! Dan and Henry serve a highly enjoyable and delicious five course gourmet meal, each course unique and well paired with an Argentine wine--all served in a very comfortable private home setting. The other dinner guests were very friendly and interesting, and we got on splendidly. Dan was always on hand to explain our courses... More 

1 Thank NawlinsDave
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing night from start to finish....a beautiful cocktail to start your night while everyone becomes acquainted. Followed by 5 courses of generous servings of beautiful food, each course paired with a local wine, and each more delicious than the last. Coffee to finish the night. You are well looked after all night, the service is attentive but not invasive.... More 

1 Thank Rosemary P
Cleveland OH
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Our first course, after an aperitif, was a feta cheese biscuit. Now, I have never before had great things to say about a biscuit, but this was delicious! I asked our chef/host if the rest of the courses were going to be this good, and he said "I hope so". The rest of the courses weren't as good, they just... More 

Thank mrn1
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017

My husband and I had the pleasure of dining at Casa Saltshaker on the last night of our honeymoon through Chile and Argentina, and we were so pleased we did. We had done some research before we arrived and made reservations months in advance, so we knew what to expect from the closed door restaurant experience (the owner - Dan... More 

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charlotte, nc
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101 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Dan Perlman presents cuisine that is interesting and pairs it with local wines. We had a great evening with a very diverse group of travelers which made for a lovely meal. i was relieved to not eat a "slab of beef". The food was very inventive and a mix of South American Cuisines. Don't miss the closed door dining experience... More 

Thank dive4pam
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

As a single traveller restaurants aren't always over excited to serve for one. The guys at Casa SaltShaker provided an alternative to my dilemma; a beautiful welcoming home, serving a divine selection of foods and wines, all tied up with an incredible group of strangers to share the conversation and enjoyment with. And it just shows that they cater for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$80 - $80
Peruvian, Mediterranean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 pm - 12:00 am
9:00 pm - 12:00 am
9:00 pm - 12:00 am
9:00 pm - 12:00 am
9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighborhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 0000-0000
Welcome to Casa SaltShaker. We offer a unique dining experience, sharing a table with other guests at our home in Barrio Norte. The setting is casual and the conversation lively. Our food is eclectic with a Mediterranean base. It's all about meeting new friends over good food and wine.Bienvenidos a Casa SaltShaker (Salero). Ofrecemos una experiencia gastronómica única, compartiendo una mesa con otros comensales en nuestra casa de Barrio Norte. El ambiente es informal y la conversación animada. Nuestra cocina es ecléctica con una base mediteránea. Se trata de conocer nuevos amigos y sobre todo de gustar buena comida y buen vino.

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Staying in Recoleta

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Characterized by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centered on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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