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El Viejo Marino


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Argentinean, South American
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews crab seafood salad rice prawns fresh fish french fries hake minutes before opening seated right away great king worth the wait restaurant opens wait for a table merluza negra main course side dishes
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we lined up first in line for an hour. They started letting people in 15mins past from opening. People we’re slowly filling up the place and we were already seated but was not tended to right away. We we’re seated near the stairwell but...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exquisite sea food! Order the King Crab ( Centolla)! Also the fish fillet Merlusa was awesome! Service was excellent get a number and come back in 30 minutes

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have arrived at 19h30 and we got the number 28. At 22h they called the number 16th. We gave up. We were waiting in outside in the cold city of Ushuaia. They don’t accept reservation and it is the most wanted restaurant. It was...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank HugoF1662
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would highly recommend this place if you like crab because it's the most fresh crab we've ever had. You just order the whole crab, eat the body asap when it's hot. Would recommend going for lunch because it doesn't get as crowded as dinner.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 681dawnk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Besides having some of the best king crab in Ushuaia, the wine and atmosphere are great too! The waiter was super helpful and knew English and French, but other waitresses did not have the linguistic diversity of the waiter. The restaurant is cozy and the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Travelsbykk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited twice to this restaurant! The king crab was so good and meaty!!! The service was superb as well and the boss came out to teach us how to get the most meat out of the crab even though he was so busy!! A...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went here on a Friday. We were told by our hotel reception desk to arrive 15-30 min early because there would be a line. Sure enough, we arrived 15 min before opening and there was a line. We were luckily one...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Ccox397
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best food I had in Ushuaia. Crab soup was lush. Be prepared to queue outside to get in without a notion of waiting time but it went quickly when I was there. Satisfactory service. I guess they don't have to work hard to get em...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank teacherspet123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is not the fanciest restaurant in town but the food is excellent, it is a most!!! When you go to Ushuaia you have to be there.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank PepeAlex13
Reviewed October 30, 2019 via mobile

Great seafood,small restaurant only 50 chairs,long lines are worth,if you get around 2, 15 in the afternoon no wait,the centolla is great and the price is the lowest in the island,highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2019
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April 27, 2019|
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Response from guilherme m | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was there in February as a tourist, so I can’t answer you , sorry. It’s one of the best seafood restaurant I ever know, and modest prices and services as well.
December 30, 2017|
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Response from Larryv501 | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations. I do not know if they handle email. They speak only Castellano (their version of Spanish).
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