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Restaurante El Argentino - CLOSED

Prolongacion Montejo X Calle 25 Col. Mexico, Merida 97125, Mexico
+52 999 285 0695
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
31 May 2016
“OK, but we won't return”
12 Aug 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American
$$ - $$$
Prolongacion Montejo X Calle 25 Col. Mexico, Merida 97125, Mexico
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

The meals are huge, and expensive. We had to take some home and it lasted for another full meal... Did I say expensive? And no mustard in a steak house... just the yellow Heinz stuff... with these prices, I expect Dijon at least.... in any...More

Thank Francesca S
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Maybe my expectations were too high as I have been to some great Argentinian Steak Houses. My cut was average at best. The service was good and the wine list nothing special. Place settings were good and facility appeared to be clean and in order....More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 25 December 2014

My friend and I ate at this restaurant tonight (Christmas Eve). The food was okay. The service was good. But apparently our waiter believed that two educated, reasonably intelligent females (one American, one Yucatecan) couldn't be trusted to calculate and leave a tip, so he...More

2  Thank Quivira119
Reviewed 23 October 2014 via mobile

Love the food, best Argentinian meat and excellent recommendations about the wine that goes with your food. I highly recommend it! 👍👍👍

Thank Moraimajs
Reviewed 23 October 2014

A must visit restaurant. The food and beverages were awesome, we had a splendid wine and the service Las great. We even had the owner taking care of our table.

Thank Benjamin E
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Just got back from one of the worst steak dinners I have ever had. I order the 600 gram Prime Rib which was 300 grams fat grizzle and bone with the rest edible, tough, chewy meat. 350 pesos of garbage!! I wouldn't feed the fat...More

2  Thank Wilson222_11
Reviewed 26 March 2013

We have traveled all over Mexico and this is the best steak we ever had. They bring sample of all cuts to the table for your to choose from. We ordered the small tenderloin and it was a very generous proportion cooked perfectly. Served with...More

Thank Pauleywog113
elargenmontejo, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Restaurante El Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2013

Hi! we are so glad about your comments!, thank you very much! We hope that you return to Mérida and visit us again! Best regards!

Reviewed 15 March 2013

Nice restaurant on prolong Montejo. Not the best décor , but not the worst either. Minimalist in its decoration, not my taste , but not impossible either. Good food and good service, average wine list. Great Caesar salad prepared table side. Good empanadas and steaks....More

1  Thank 150810Frank
Reviewed 7 March 2013

As we prepare to take another group of friends to El Argentino, we are reminded of the last visit...Wonderful, big, juicy steak..with baked potato. Also had a beautiful salad!! The waiters were excellent too!

Thank meridachic
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Very attentive staff. The food was excellent and very well prepared. The salads were prepared at our table as well as the Irish coffee. Cudos to our server Rene who not only served well, but did an excellent job considering the language barrier.

Thank Keith C
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prolongacion Montejo X Calle 25 Col. Mexico, Merida 97125, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 285 0695
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