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Borges y Alvarez Libro-Bar

Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ham sandwich” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Argentinean
$$ - $$$
Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great setting with outdoor seating overlooking the street. We had the burgers - worst meal we’ve had in the country. Very very low quality. Avoid food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Critique_DN
Reviewed November 8, 2018

My wife & I had a great dinner at this place. The pizza and burgers were delicious, and we also enjoyed the empanadas! They have a cool upstairs patio and Its a really cool place to sit and watch people walk past on the sidewalk...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Steve_M_Burns
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

It’s a nice space with indoor and outdoor dining in the middle of town. The beer was fine, but there’s other places in town with better selection. The burger I got was kind of bland and actually a bit cold, like a like warm sandwich....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jwakamd
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 4 people and we ordered drinks and empanadas. The drinks arrived fairly quickly but the food never got to our table. The staff was very rude when we complained that we had been waiting for over an hour. They just...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Victoria F
Reviewed February 19, 2018

This is a great venue, inside and out. Great service, ambience, music, food, location, and fantastic wifi. Better than you get at home.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SeanKennaway
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Don’t expect haute cuisine but food that is easily worth the money. Take the upstairs terrace and enjoy the view across Calafate Main Street. Live music completes the experience.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Freerk_Visser
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Nice to sit outside. Service can be mixed. Visited twice for drinks. Enjoyed drinks on the upper level.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank KenzieZZ
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

This place has some nice places to sit both inside on the first floor where you get views of the street or cosy seating at the back - or there is outdoor terrace seating both upstairs and downstairs. The range of craft beer is nice...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Segaria226
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice place for snacks and deinks, lamb sandwich, empanadas, pizza, local beer, and a lot of international drinks. Good place to visit with friends or family after your visit to Perito Moreno glacier One Problem: they bring me my coffee cold, i ask for another...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mr G
Reviewed December 29, 2017

They have two; Lite; outside on the street, great for people watching in good weather. And full bar upstairs surrounded with books and stuff. Service is great. If you are not happy with the beer, go talk to the bartender for a taste. They are...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank alam555
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Argentinean
Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: 491464
This is a really great bar in the center of town that serves microbrewery beers, whiskeys, hot chocolate and coffee drinks. It is also a book store fillefilland there
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