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El Argentino

Calle Real de Guadalupe No. 13-D, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
+52 967 683 9699
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (67 reviews)
“empanadas” (21 reviews)
“lomo” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle Real de Guadalupe No. 13-D, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 153 reviews

Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable restaurant with superb steaks. Very efficient waiting staff, good beer and fun atmosphere all in a fabulous town. What more can one ask for!

Thank maynris
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

The steaks are great and inexpensive. I had the ribeye & my wife had the Octopus. My medium raw ribeye was just ok. The octopus was not bad , according to my wife. You make your selection of choice cuts from a tray of samples...More

Thank 676cht
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely divine Argentinian steak! I had the lomo, cooked to perfection (for me). French fries were made of fresh potatoes and the salad was very tasty too. We also loved the Argentinian beer Quilmes. It really was a culinary orgasm. Do try if you are...More

Thank Li3z
Reviewed December 26, 2017

It's a tourist trap serving ok meat but for the price you can do better in Polanco/Mexico City. Wine by the glass stinks. Refused to refund disgusting cheap blue cheese ensalada de la casa. Leave your money elsewhere.

Thank LeSnob
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

We didn't have good steak for some time, and El Argentino is just what we were looking for! The steakhouse delivered great meat with good wine. We will come back!!!

Thank Dandan1976
Reviewed November 6, 2017

This restaurant was busy, which we thought was a good sign. But not for us! We walked through a lovely restaurant to be parked in a back room, with cafeteria style tables, a tv showing soccer, and a man who seemed to be draining the...More

Thank topcatkiwi
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

We decided to have a break from traditional Mexican food so we stopped at El Argentino. The staff is lovely but the food is not. Although the meat was done correctly, it was not really great. Everything extremely greasy, particularly the french fries they bring...More

Thank O P
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Great meat, super cuts, they are really professional in cooking meat!! The environment is beautiful as well and even more the staff, very friendly and helpful. Ask especially for Ezequiel!!!! He is an EXTREMELY polite person. Me and my husband - that he's a big...More

Thank polithstoukosmou
Reviewed October 10, 2017

I had dinner here a couple of times. The servers were very attentive and took care of your every need. The steak at this place is wonderful and the Fila min yan would melt in your mouth. It was prepaider to my satisfaction with a...More

Thank Don G C
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

if you've been to argentina, bariloche specifically, then this is it in short!! A very nice place, very good food, full argentian experience away from the street same same restaurants. salchiche as first dish arrived with a big salad lomo steak with no fat was...More

Thank onHoneymoon2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Real de Guadalupe No. 13-D, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 967 683 9699
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