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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (63 reviews)
“empanadas” (21 reviews)
“chorizo” (5 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American
$$ - $$$
Calle Real de Guadalupe No. 13-D, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago

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 5 November 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 3 November 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 10 October 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 30 September 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
Reviewed 11 September 2017

From start to the end wow: nice, ambiance, food, service, everything was just incredible. prices were fare, if you are in the area just GO FOR IT.

Thank hectorm546
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Having seen that others had the same experience as me, I'll share... I had a steak here one evening before taking the night bus to Puerto Escondido. Admittedly the steak was good (or at least appeared so), but the next day after getting off the...More

Thank Pavlos C C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you are in the need of a decent steak, then don't go anywhere else in San Cristobal. Very nice restaurant in the main mall shopping area, friendly service, food is excellent and great choice of steaks cooked to your liking. sit back and enjoy!

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful steakhouse! I can guarantee you that in the end you will not be hungry, huge choice of all kinds steaks. I ordered ribeye steak there brought me 450-600 grams steak the price is 387 pesos and it's worth it the steak was very tasty...More

Thank Art L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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