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Chicho's

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Rivadavia 72, Ushuaia, Argentina
+54 2901 42-3469
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been several times for business most of the time, but this trip I invited my wife of a romantic weekend in Ushuaia. I had good experiences in the past so I choose to dinner again, and must say is was as good as usual, The place is located on the first floor, run by a chilean family, always... More 

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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here and we enjoyed it so much, we came back the following night as well. Once we had the lomo with pepper sauce and the other time the grilled lomo. Both were excellent, to the point and very big portions. The side salat was nice too, plus they have a good wine selection. Value... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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88 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

We had lunch here and it was very good. Prices are somewhat the same as other restaurants in Ushuia.

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

I had a trucha patagonica cooked in alluminium sheet with potatoes. It was good.. maybe too home-made cos the aluminium got like glued to the fish and it was impossible to remove. But the fish was fresh and tasty. I enjoyed that meal. The place is simple.. excellent for families. Its rather cheap. Its the 5th place for dinner, in... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

Although we were traveling with a tour company, we had two nights in Ushuaia before boarding our vessel for Antarctica. We dropped into Chicho's because we could not find anything else open for our meal, and we knew very little about the area. We ordered from the local menu and loved every morsel. Very little English spoken. The menu had... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Being dissapointed to learn they were out of King crab for which I was told was excellent there, I ordered the tongue for a starter and a seafood pasta main. The tongue was 3 large tender portions, delicious in a spicy fresh sauce. My main was a seafood pasta with the pasta being homemade perfection. The seafood mix were all... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016

We ended up here after being personally escorted by one of the owners of our first choice restaurant as they were full and couldn't fit us in - how nice is that? The menus seemed identical so maybe the same owners. Anyway I was slightly dubious at first (big barn of a room, oilcloth chequered tablecloths, lots of noise) but... More 

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Naples, Florida
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 6, 2016

My friend and I enjoyed a delightful dinner here. I had the trout stuffed with king crab. Delightful! The warm and friendly service made the whole dining experience wonderful!

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Israel
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We asked our taxi driver to recommend us a restaurant that local people eat at. He recommended Chicho's and it turned out to be a great recommendation. They serve a variety of dishes - seafood, pasta, meat and more. The steak was delicious, as well as the fish and clums. Service was excellent as well. We certainly will go there... More 

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Omer, Israel
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249 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2016

We came in for a late diner as the restaurant was on our path and did not regret it. We had fish (merluza) and seafood pasta and both where very good. The restaurant appeared to be popular with locals (never a bad sign). The wine list wast was decent too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Argentinean, Soups, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rivadavia 72, Ushuaia, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Tierra del Fuego  >  Ushuaia
  • Phone Number: +54 2901 42-3469
Description
Small restaurant, but pretty well known in the city, right in the downtown area

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