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La Escondida Restaurant

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Ao Picheuta M-K Casa 4, Potrerillos 5549, Argentina
+54 9 261 416-0246
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

La Escondida is really a bit hidden of the beaten track, but if you are in the region for hike or rafting, give it a try and you will be well fed. Three course menu offered by this family business is plentiful and while maybe not michelin rated, still a very good option.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Found the meal overpriced and the food so-so. Both our steaks (bif de chorizo) were overcooked and not very flavourful. Beer was ridiculously expensive, 1 bottle, med. size for 100.00 peso (10$). I did love the charcuterie board, a very impressive selection of good cheese, chorizo, marinated eggplant and olives but our bread didn't arrive until we were almost finished... More 

Thank Nancy_Ottawa
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Gran experiencia en un lugar inesperado. We reached La Escondida (The Hidden) by reference of Un tal Peter caffeteria that is a few blocks away. Don Paco welcomes you with a warm smile. He offers a 3-step menu (empanadas, cheese, homemade cold meats, a choice of bife de chorizo, chicken barbecue or pasta and desert). We ate at a beautiful... More 

Thank Marcelo C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 April 2013

The best place in Potrerillos village to taste argentinian food (try ribs baked at fire "costillar a la llama") and to know locals. Owners live in the village and are very kind persons. Ask for "Emiliano" if you visit the place, he is one of the young owners of this very-well placed restaurant. If you go by the weekend, call... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ao Picheuta M-K Casa 4, Potrerillos 5549, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Cuyo  >  Province of Mendoza  >  Potrerillos
  • Phone Number: +54 9 261 416-0246
3 Generaciones de experiencias de alto nivel de cosina, atendido por la misma familia. Ubicado en la nueva Villa de Potrerillos. Ambiente climatizado. Alta gama de menues a la parralla y seleccion de vinos mendocinos.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?