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El Aujero

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Ruiz de los Llanos s/n, Cachi, Argentina
+54 9 3868 45-5711
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

Promising entrance - large open BBQ and pots of stews bubbling away - you just point and pay for what you want (after a rough translation). But the food was just not good. Bland and hard to finish. We went away hungry...

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Thank CocoRapunzelle
Milano, Italia
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Typical northen Argentinean bbq restaurant only open for Lunch, since it is outside seating only. Make Cabrito on the grill or stew, just easy, fun and represent the local attitude. Must go.

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Thank MarceloMilano
CuriousTraveler007
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164 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

We had a fantastic meal at El Aujero. The "cabrito a las brasas" (lamb) was absolutely fantastic. Service was good and the prices very, very reasonable.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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563 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

We stopped there for lunch, on our way through the town. The food was excellent and inexpensive. Although the location is on the main street, the atmosphere was good. There were not many customers and our service was prompt and helpings were very generous. We were a group of 4 and ordered a helping of each of their options and... More 

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California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is located at the entrance of Cachi and most of the tourist companies take travelers here; the owner is most concerned about filling all the seats than making sure the current customers are being treated well. We waited about 20 minutes to get a drink and our dessert never came. However, the worst part was that they promoted... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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146 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2012

We stayed in El Cachi and decided to dinner locally. some friends had recommended this place, where we had a very nice lamb, with an excellent local wine. The service was friendly, not sophisticated at all. We chose a table outside, the temperature was ideal with a sky full of stares and the moon shining. Really a romantic night. prices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruiz de los Llanos s/n, Cachi, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Cachi
  • Phone Number: +54 9 3868 45-5711

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