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You want a gadget to slice potatoes or a new phone case or inexpensive baby clothes or popcorn made... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Pfitzgerald1946
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Berkeley, California
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Street is ok, restaurants that provide Peñas are on here

The street itself is nice, not spectacular, but this is THE place to find a nice restaurant that... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2017
C-Z-1982
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Reno, Nevada
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18 Mar 2018
“Best People Watching”
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“Nice street”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There small shops to buy handcraft gifts. Shops were not duplicate the other ones. Shops open on Sundays and open until 10pm. There were restaurants and pubs around. Some of the pubs visited and were not good. For dinner, Adelina is recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

You want a gadget to slice potatoes or a new phone case or inexpensive baby clothes or popcorn made right there? Take a walk down Balcarce Street. It seemed like every day/ night was a street fair with so many inexpensive things to buy. While...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 16, 2018

Can´t pass through Salta and not go to one of the many restaurant´s that are there to enjoy the fabulous regional food and lively music. Was lucky to be there for Carnaval!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

The street itself is nice, not spectacular, but this is THE place to find a nice restaurant that provides authentic Peñas. The latter is an absolute must do when visiting Salta.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

I visited a few Peñas while in town, mostly on this block. It's just so much fun here. All the people are smiles, the music is beautiful and so sm alive and the food served is incredible. It's a little touristy in the early evening,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Very close to our hotel it was the obvious place to look for our evening meal. On a Monday not all the restaurants bother to open but there is still plenty of chioce. Much pestering from the touts.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank djpend
Reviewed May 10, 2017

We visited the street on a Monday evening but quite a few of the bars and restaurant were closed and the ones that were open were pestering for business. Some of the bars and restaurants had traditional dancing but with hardly anyone inside and the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Stevetarn2014
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

This street is great fun to walk through especially on a Friday or Saturday afternoon/evening. There are loads of shops, street vendors and interesting characters to look at.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed March 1, 2017

This has to be a must in Salta, some good restaurants and also the music shows specially the the one with local country music are great

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Juan A
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Or I Didn't find the street. I went after Florida street, 3 or 4 blocks after and found nothing. There was one restaurant or 2 may be, but I imagined a street full of night-life.

Date of experience: January 2017
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