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“Rather good place to eat ”
Review of El Rancho

El Rancho
Ranked #11 of 64 Restaurants in Cafayate
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Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I really like this place. They have good service, a short but diverse food options, nice tables outside and a not bad look inside.
Wonderful? Not really. But it will work and dishes are well prepared.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank thecharlesP
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Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We had lunch today. The waiter was very polite but we waited an eternity for a simple salad, 4 empanadas and a tamale. We reached before the lunchtime rush and yet it was long. I suspect the kitchen was slow that day. There were several waiters/ waitresses and all were working very hard and seemed pleasant. For a packed lunch situation they should have had a couple more on the floor.

The food was good.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank AJIT GEORGE K
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

Typical fare as served by most restaurants surrounding the square. The suprema salad was a lovely mix of beets, carrot, potato and other fresh vegetables - and a generous serving for two people.

Ideal for people watching as it is at the corner. Also good for watching the antics of the local dogs!

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank DalianEx-pat
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Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Empañada was good. Wine selection as well (as expected in Cafayate).

That's as good as it gets.

We walked in and waited at the front door. At least 2 full minutes. Finally walked up and seated ourselves.

Sparkling water is basically a contraption that infuses carbon monoxide into tap water. Served in a dingy old plastic bottle with dirt stains on nozzle. Great if you want turista. Ordered rare steak, received medium well. Salad was blah. Service was ok, although nothing was offered to rectify the obvious. Over 3/4 of plate returned unconsumed.

Worst meal ever in a restaurant. That's saying a lot when you come to Argentina for the best steak in the world.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank RichardT396
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Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

+nice to sit outside in the square
- tough meat, TERRIBLE chips- boring salad. Understaffed so took nearly an hour to get the bill.

1  Thank cham16
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