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“OMG, Food is pukka”
Review of El Vaquero

El Vaquero
Ranked #2,093 of 23,593 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $17 - $29
Cuisines: Argentinean, Barbecue, Brazilian, South American
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Buffet, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Buffet, Reservations
Reviewed January 6, 2014

Parking is road side.

Table was booked for 8pm and we were seated immediately upon arrival.

We were asked if we had ever been to the restaurant, No.
They talked us through what to expect and how things worked, they have a selection of meats that will come round and they are all cooked differently.
Green light is for keep the selection of meats coming and Red for pause or stop.

Our table was supplied with fries and replenished when needed.

The salad is on a buffet which you help yourself to along with sweet potato’s and rice and the meat that they bring round is truly delicious.

Fantastic food, along with excellent service and an overall faultless dining experience.

About £25pp with drinks on top.

Eat, eat, eat till ya belly full then try to fit that little bit more in lol.

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Thank Rocwild
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Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

The salads that you help yourself to are amazing and the meat that the servers bring round are delicious. You can keep eating until you have had enough. Also the hot pineapple is great. I have been here many times and have also arranged my works Christmas outing here.

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Thank Jo C
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Reviewed December 13, 2013

Fantastic food , excellent service and overall excellent dining experience.
Not cheap but you won't be disappointed.

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Thank Reginaldtheatrecat
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Reviewed December 7, 2013

Booked a table for 14 a couple of weeks ago for tonight (7/12/13), paid a £140.00 deposit which is understandable. Only 9 turned up (bloody typical) and having called them today the management Very graciously agreed to waiver the £50 for the 5 mssing people. So thanks very much for that.
Anyway if yo are a big meat eater you'll love this restaurant!
Although the meat portions aren't large they keep coming. There is a large variety of side dishes - garlic bread, various salads, fries and many more all unlimited.
El Vaqueros works like a carvery except the waiters bring the meat around the tables on skewers. Steaks, chicken, roast beef, steak and more . .
Surprisingl, the meat is all piping hot, beautifully cooked and top quality.
Serving staff all very friendly and aim to please. If you like meat rare - no problem, likewise well done.
Definately would go back. Not cheap though although dfinately not expensive given the quality and quanity.
With drinks worked out £28 per head. Recommended

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Thank bonsaibuddies
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Reviewed December 7, 2013 via mobile

This place is one of my favourite places. It is situated on the main Whetstone High Road. There is a lovely salad bar with all different salads including my favourite the aubergine salad. There is also rice, spaghetti and fried vegetables. Once you take your seat you get given bowls of chips, which are yummy. Then the waiters come round to your table with skewers of hot meat which they cut on to your plate. There is a big selection from sirloin steak, chicken wings, chicken in teriyaki sauce, Cajun chicken, chicken sausages, lamb sausages and many more delicious meats. They also have hot pineapple and garlic bread. The food is delicious and you are given a red and green light on the table so you can decide when you want a break from eating. When you want a break you press the red button. It is often difficult to get a table at the weekend, you need to book online. They do have 2 sittings each day though. If you go for the 6:30pm sitting you only have an hour and a half. The second at 8:00pm onwards sitting you get to stay till they close. It's a great place and the food and service is wonderful!!

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