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Casa SaltShaker

Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
+54 11 0000-0000
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Peruvian, Mediterranean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Pres. J.E. Uriburu 1500 Block | Between Pena & Pacheco de Melo, Buenos Aires 1114, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gave this place a try to avoid the awkwardness that comes from going to restaurants alone. Make no mistake, the food and wine were wonderful, what you should expect from a top gourmet restaurant. But the real magic is in what happens to a table...More

Thank kevincL2724II
Reviewed 1 week ago

A girl friend and I booked a dinner at Casa Saltshaker and we were very excited about the experience leading up to the event. We had heard nothing but wonderful things about closed door dinners and we couldn't wait to experience it ourselves! Dan's dinner...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a special experience that combines delicious food, beautifully paired wines and scintillating conversation, seek out Casa SaltShaker... and remember to bring your best stories to share. Dan and Henry will give you the gourmet dinner and wines, but you must...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just spent the most delightful and memorable evening at Casa Saltshaker - unfortunately Dan was at the helm on his own but what a great job! 12 strangers (3 couples) gathered around a beautifully set table in their home in Buenos Aires could be...More

Thank Lynne53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful experience. Exquisite meals, prepared with care and love, accompanied by the best wines and in an ambience of relaxing happiness.

Thank MarceloS3924
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a wonderful experience. Dan and Henry were great hosts and Dan is a superb chef and sommelier. The night we went I was surprised there were so many young people but they were interesting and I learned a lot from them. I couldn’t...More

Thank Silvermaja
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Casa Saltshaker after seeing glowing reviews on tripadvisor however we were left disappointed. My wife has also left a review but as another attendee at dinner I also wanted to share my experience. I didn’t eat the main course nor the dessert and...More

Thank Dal139
saltshaker, Owner at Casa SaltShaker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dal - there was no intent to be confrontational, and I certainly don't recall any confrontations with you or the other guests "on the night" as you stated, I thought we all had a fun conversation, though I apologize if it wasn't. Nor, at least...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Casa Saltshaker based on excellent Tripadvisor reviews and unfortunately it did not leave urs feeling satisfied about how much we had spent on this dining experience. The food was decent but we had eaten better in BA for alot cheaper and although we...More

4  Thank Rupa C
saltshaker, Owner at Casa SaltShaker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I appreciate your taking the time to post this and note your criticisms. I think, however, that you arrived with expectations for a type of experience that isn't what we intend to offer. We try to make it clear on our website that we're offering...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Loved the entire experience offered by Dan and Henry. Unique culinary experience matched with wonderful wines. Liz, Cynthia and I loved the wonderful conversations with others at the table, sharing experiences and perspectives on life. Definitely reserve well in advance. Great to experience a puerta...More

Thank nycebh
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

A good ambience and a great way to meet other people in a city if you’re traveling but this is for tourists and it’s pricey at $80 even compared to London prices for a five course tasting menu...More

Thank Nbury1
saltshaker, Owner at Casa SaltShaker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate your point of view - but perhaps you missed part of the point of what we do - given that you even mentioned it. We make a big point of it on our website that a lot of what you're paying for is...More

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Questions & Answers
Liam W
December 23, 2017|
Response from saltshaker | Property representative |
Liam - no, sorry, we're closed for today and tomorrow. Open Tuesday through Saturday. Dan
December 2, 2016|
Response from saltshaker | Property representative |
We do. If you'd be so kind, please go to our website and you can make the reservation there through our reservation page. Thanks!
January 12, 2015|
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Response from saltshaker | Property representative |
We can almost always offer a vegetarian or pescetarian option on our menus!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$80 - $80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, 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
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
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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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