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El Charrua

7 Calle Poniente y 81 Avenida Norte, Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (2 reviews)
“parrillada” (2 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Barbecue, Spanish, Argentinian
$$ - $$$
7 Calle Poniente y 81 Avenida Norte, Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

I stayed El Salvador for two days on a trip from S. Africa to the United States; I knew prior to this trip about El Charrua, A friend of mine who knows very well about my life long love affair with Parrilladas, S American Parrilladas...More

1  Thank Milton V
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We went with the family for lunch and found this place. The decoration is super nice and the owner is Uruguayan. They some really good meat and besides beef they offer rabbit, goat and pork. Quality is pretty good and depends of course on the...More

Thank Raz W
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The food here is really good and the service is excellent. The price is in the medium end of San Salvador.

Thank Nicholas N
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I always find ordering wine in ES an interesting experience. Never a menu that actually has what is in stock. Understandable people here don't drink very much wine. Had a selection of 3 bottles of red and one rosé. No whites in stock. Bottles were...More

1  Thank PeterBruceG
Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

I would like to mention that the service and the food was excellent. I would recommend Parrillada Premium, excellent cuts and very delicious. Overall, I have been in all the top restaurants that sell meat in San Salvador and this has been the best!!!

Thank Rafael M
Reviewed 6 December 2013

Very nice Uruguayan restaurant, one of the best places to eat in San Salvador. Delicious food and great selections of quality beers, ask for Paulaner!

1  Thank GHawener
Reviewed 15 March 2013

My wife and my friend ate here. We walked from Hotel Arbol De Los Sueños. It was hard to find because the address is not recognized by google maps, waze or apple maps. It is around the corner from the Palestinian embassy on the roundabout...More

2  Thank ruthannbeloved
Reviewed 10 January 2012

This restaurant was within walking distance of our hotel. It was difficult for us to find at first, it didn't display correctly in Google maps. I am glad we were persistent in finding it though, it was one of our favorite restaurants of our stay....More

3  Thank amusez
Reviewed 8 March 2011

this is a small Uruguayan place near the Intercontinental Hotel frequented by local families and couples. There is a TV at one end so sit at the other where they play nice music and the TV does not intrude at all either visually or audibly....More

3  Thank VancouverRainforest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Calle Poniente y 81 Avenida Norte, Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador
This is a small uruguan place with great food at low prices in a pleasant low key ambience
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