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La Pampa Argentina

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Blvd Sta Elena | Santa Ana, San Salvador, El Salvador
(503) 2406 – 1001
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Europe
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our favourite place to eat in El Salvador. The views are amazing, service great and the food superb. I'd definitely recommend it. El Salvador is a wonderful country.

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Santa Cruz, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with a large group midweek and the restaurant seemed busy and full but not overcrowded. The views were nice and certainly worth the ride above town. The staff was very accommodating but were obviously challenged by the size of our group. I really enjoyed my meal but I noticed my colleagues had to wait a long time for... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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159 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We went at about 7:00 on a Wednesday night and it was not too crowded. We both ordered steaks medium rare and they were prepared just as we liked. Service was efficient and the only complaint was that our red wine was served chilled, but maybe that is the norm in San Salvador.

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Thank David C
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

A group of 4 decided to go to Pampa el Volcán. We have previously gone to their restaurants in Santa Elena and Multiplaza and had a good experience. We ordered steak, shrimp, and hamburger. The food was hot and delicious. It was at par with the other branches we had tried but the prices were slightly elevated about $2-3 more... More 

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Thank Edwin C
San Salvador, El Salvador
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

There are several pampas in El Salvador some of them are in very good places like the one in Coatepeque lake or San Salvador Volcano. Is the most popular steak house in El Salvador. For me is like I said overpriced and overrated. Steak is good but some of the sides are too oily. In a steak house you expect... More 

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Yonkers, New York
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Can get LOUD & busy. Best to go weeknights. Never had a bad meal there. We will recommend Manuel for his outstanding service & ATTENTION ! I also shared that the pork ribs here are very good. If you like well done the will separate them. Otherwise keep them as a rack. Coffee and deserts here also well done. You... More 

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

we went with large group on mission trip it was up away from city but worth the drive we had papusa i dont really like papusa so just ate the cheese one but majority of the peeps i was with say they have the best ones

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Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
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95 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by our waiter who went out of his way to make our visit a good one. The food was hot and good, had a great wine and you can't beat the view in this place. Recommend going at night.

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Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We went to La Pampa a Los Planes. It will not disappoint with great food, service and views. This is a higher end restaurant in El Salvador and great for family get togethers or special occasions. We went for lunch with four of us and ordered steak or fish fillet. The total was just over $80 with no wine or... More 

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California
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Vast quantity of food. Decent meat selections. Located inside the mall so had to ask directions. Friendly staff and food was not expensive.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, Salvadoran
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blvd Sta Elena | Santa Ana, San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador
  • Phone Number: (503) 2406 – 1001

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