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Cava de Cano

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Avenida Gral San Martin 2488 | Mayor Drummond, Lujan de Cuyo Nº 2488, Mendoza M5500ABY, Argentina
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We did not go here to visit the bodega but rather for lunch. They had two set lunch menus on offer. We went for the cheaper option for $170 pesos. For this we got a starter, main course, desert, bottle of wine and a jug of water. Overall the quality was excellent. Lovely bread, cheese and meat platter to start.... More 

Thank Irish_Mike_100
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Incredibly genuine and restored 'rancho' experience with fantastic wine and vast assortment of food that you have to see and experience to believe. Gorgeous settings, wonderful service and excellent food. You start the meal with a variety of pre-prepared little bowls of an astonishing variety of foods: rice, millet, beans, roasted sweet potato, delicious pickled eggplant, carrot, olives, sun dried... More 

Thank jacob h
New York City, New York
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290 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

We had a weekday lunch here based on a recommendation from the hotel concierge. I let him know afterwards that this place should be off his recommend list. Its set menu, always the same. You cannot order all a carte. Everybody eats the same thing. You are escorted into your own private dining area with the table already set with... More 

Thank nicolawca
Mendoza, Argentina
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

It's the perfect place to go with a group of friends or work partners. Special regional food, very well made and presented, specially the "nibbling" part. You can also learn a little bit of professional wine tasting!

Thank patito69
hong kong
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

We chose the option which included a main course (beef stew and a plain tomato pasta) but we really didn't need it. There are so many starters that they literally cover the entire table - it's amazing! The menu is set but the starters are mostly vegetarian (only the cold meats and 1 other meat dish that I couldn't eat)... More 

Thank selena t
Austin, Texas
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

Was fortunate enough to eat here for lunch when my wine tour guide took us here. We thoroughly enjoyed it. All the appetizers that are offered, I can't imagine anyone wouldn't find things they like. Just know it's all appetizers--no full meal that I remember. Thanks Pedro for taking us here!

Thank Neal W
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139 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016

I had the pleasure to have lunch at Cava de Cano with a bunch of friends recently. When I walked in an saw all the appetizers on the table, I was almost in shock. Cheese, meats, vegetables of many types, nuts, everything. The empanadas were among the best I had in South America, and the beef stew was delicious. A... More 

Thank kamiak
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016

We had a great evening here, filled with more food than we ever could have eaten. It's not gourmet but the wide range of choices, endless wine and private setting for our group made for a wonderful time. The cocktails and cigars at the end of the night were a nice touch. I was also surprised by how inexpensive it... More 

Thank Matt L
Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2016

We dined here as part of a winery tour. Our expectations were blown away... especially with the amount of food provided. Don't eat breakfast before going... and be prepared for plenty of wine.

Thank jjag80
Phoenix, Arizona
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2016

Our B&B owner recommended this for dinner, and it did not disappoint. A private dining room is set up in an old winery, and every square inch of the table is filled with food. We enjoyed a great red wine with dinner, as well as a variety of pickled vegetables, cheese, cured meats, and breads....and that was just the first... 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
Argentinean, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Gral San Martin 2488 | Mayor Drummond, Lujan de Cuyo Nº 2488, Mendoza M5500ABY, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Cuyo  >  Province of Mendoza  >  Mendoza
  • Phone Number: 02614987283

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?