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La Posta

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Ing. Hector Mario Guatti 1350 | Dentro Del Hotel Posada Los Alamos, El Calafate Z9045CBC, Argentina
+54 2902 49-1144
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7:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Parma, Ohio
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Excellent, and a real gem for Calafate. Starting with a great location off the main street, the diners look out on a garden. The food was impressive and we even took photos. The Patagonian cabernet was a nice selection. The menu had a nice selection and would work for families, young and old. As the diners were on our visit.

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London
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We were so impressed by the food here that we visited twice. The food was great - we highly recommend the Patagonian lamb and grilled vegetables. Good wine list with some great Patagonian wines.

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Thank RichDavidson
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84 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Nice restaurant, it feels like a place hidden in the mountains, which is true, friendly people, it's part of the Alamos hotel. Very good place and tasty food.

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Holland
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128 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Yes, this restaurant is not cosy and it is earlier in the evening somewhat touristic but what do you expect in a touristic village like El Calefate? We enjoyed the services of a very nice attentive waitress. My wife had lamb rack which was okay, my 'cordero asero' cooked in front of you eyes by a dedicated "BBQ man" was... More 

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Annandale, NJ
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123 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This alpine style upscale restaurant is located in a hotel but don't be fooled because the food is excellent. The dining room is formal but inviting with candlelit tables and impeccable service. The menu combines traditional Argentine cuisine with international flavors and all dishes are expertly prepared. The king crab ravioli is terrific!

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San Francisco, California
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476 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

We very much enjoyed our dinner at La Posta on our recent one night stay in El Calafate. We were especially grateful for its very high quality because the other wonderful restaurants that we had remembered from our previous stay in Calafate were all totally booked and unavailable. Thus, it was indeed very lucky for us that the hotel in... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Regrettably, this was the most disappointing dining experience of our 3-week trip to Patagonia. Our experience with this restaurant differed significantly from those of other reviewers. La Posta Parrilla is an upscale restaurant in El Calafate, a major jumping- off point in Argentine Patagonia. The parrilla restaurant, which is affiliated with a hotel, specializes in meat and we had high... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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66 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

The cordero al palo was excelente , the staff Nice and the wine wasgood It was expensive but worth it

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Thurlestone, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

A classy restaurant set in parkland. The staff are professional, the wine list interesting and the food very well presented. The room is large yet it maintains its intimacy. As usual the lomo was excellent, more unusually it was seasoned and served with a sauce.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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153 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We chose La Posta to have a farewell meal with friends. The setting is gorgeous, set in lush green lawns & the restaurant itself is well laid out & spacious, but it all felt a wee bit stuffy & formal for a get together meal with friends, where we wanted to chat & giggle! The asado was delicious. Yes, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $40
Cuisine
Argentinean, South American, Seafood, International, Grill
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ing. Hector Mario Guatti 1350 | Dentro Del Hotel Posada Los Alamos, El Calafate Z9045CBC, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: +54 2902 49-1144
Description
Open from the 15th October to Easter Sunday inclusive.
Get ready to please with our regional dishes. Our specialty is "Palo" Lamb.

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