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La Vieja Estacion

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Calle Balcarce 885, Salta A4400EJQ, Argentina
+54 387 421-7727
20:00 - 05:00
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County Galway, Ireland
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a large venue in a part of town with many such. Generally recommended as the best of the bunch. We, being Irish, are well used to shows of this type aimed at tourists, domestic and international. That said, the presentation, artistes, sound system etc. were more than competent. Food service was rather haphazard but the food itself was perfectly... More 

Thank corribryan
Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We listened to all the reviews of this place and made this a destination in Salta. The food was average (if you go, only order the empanadas, they are the only decent thing on the menu). The place is a big hall with a stage at the front. When you walk in, the place smells like a big bathroom (the... More 

Thank swelbo2014
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So this is the let your hair down, let's have a good time night. It is long tables, you are packed in, you talk to your neighbours. The service, for a large venue is spectacular. The food and drinks keep coming all night. But it is the floor show that keeps you buzzing hours after you have left. Two bands,... More 

Thank KublaKhan2013
Salta, Argentina
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57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Very good food, really tasty and a wonderful show. It was like being at the theater at dinner time. Very good service and helpful, I recommend booking previously

Thank lgwagnest
Ottawa, Canada
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our evening. Show has. 100Ap cover. Small amount for a floor show. Food was good. Arrive by 9:30 to have a choice of tables

Thank CanadaOttawa09
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We didn't eat here, but the food looked good. The place was packed - easily the most popular in Salta and recommended by everyone. The cocktails were good though and enabled us to gain access. Didn't expect to enjoy the "gaucho evening" but the singer/guitarists were amazing and played brilliantly and the dancers were full of life and a joy... More 

Thank CGL0nd0n
Bali, Indonesia
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I was in Salta last March 2016 and my visit at Vieja Estacion made my stay very very special. I had dinner and show of Pena dance and music and it was spectacular. Food was excellent, the setting fascinating and the dancer ,dressed with tipical costumes very impressive. I had the sensation to go back to older time in Argentina.... More 

Thank acampora54
Houston, Texas
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Visited la Vieja Estacion with some friends and had a blast. Excellent empanadas and menu choices. Very good wine list. Dancers and folk singers late in the evening made for a wonderful night.

1 Thank Rodrigo M
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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203 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We went to the peña show at Vieja Estacion our first night in Salta and enjoyed it. The place is a bit touristy, with a mix of Argentine tourists and a few international tourists. The show was a selection of typical NW Argentina dance and music performances, all upbeat and a good presentation. The place fills up, so get there... More 

Thank BuenosAiresFoodie
Salta, Argentina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had a wonderful dinner and enjoyed a terrific Pena. The meal was one of the best we have had in Argentina and the entertainment was terrific.

1 Thank wwlovell

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Argentinian, South American
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
20:00 - 05:00
20:00 - 05:00
20:00 - 05:00
20:00 - 05:00
20:00 - 05:00
20:00 - 05:00
20:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Balcarce 885, Salta A4400EJQ, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta
  • Phone Number: +54 387 421-7727

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