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Borges y Alvarez Libro-Bar

Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, Pub, Argentinian
$$ - $$$
Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

It’s a nice space with indoor and outdoor dining in the middle of town. The beer was fine, but there’s other places in town with better selection. The burger I got was kind of bland and actually a bit cold, like a like warm sandwich....More

Thank jwakamd
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 4 people and we ordered drinks and empanadas. The drinks arrived fairly quickly but the food never got to our table. The staff was very rude when we complained that we had been waiting for over an hour. They just...More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is a great venue, inside and out. Great service, ambience, music, food, location, and fantastic wifi. Better than you get at home.

Thank SeanKennaway
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Don’t expect haute cuisine but food that is easily worth the money. Take the upstairs terrace and enjoy the view across Calafate Main Street. Live music completes the experience.

Thank Freerk_Visser
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Nice to sit outside. Service can be mixed. Visited twice for drinks. Enjoyed drinks on the upper level.

Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This place has some nice places to sit both inside on the first floor where you get views of the street or cosy seating at the back - or there is outdoor terrace seating both upstairs and downstairs. The range of craft beer is nice...More

Thank Segaria226
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place for snacks and deinks, lamb sandwich, empanadas, pizza, local beer, and a lot of international drinks. Good place to visit with friends or family after your visit to Perito Moreno glacier One Problem: they bring me my coffee cold, i ask for another...More

Thank Mr G
Reviewed 29 December 2017

They have two; Lite; outside on the street, great for people watching in good weather. And full bar upstairs surrounded with books and stuff. Service is great. If you are not happy with the beer, go talk to the bartender for a taste. They are...More

Thank alam555
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The atmosphere of this place is unique. Borges is one of my favourite authors. Stopped there for coffee several times during my 3 day stay in Calafate. Could not resist taking books from the shelf and slowly browsing them...

Thank Kostya O
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Located right on the main avenue in El Calafate, Libro bar is fun and lively. They have seating on the terrace, on the pavement as well as inside. Very lively.

Thank Suchit1208
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, Pub, Argentinian
Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida del Libertador 1015, local 27 | Aldea de Los Gnomos, El Calafate 9405, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Patagonia  >  Province of Santa Cruz  >  El Calafate
  • Phone Number: 491464
This is a really great bar in the center of town that serves microbrewery beers, whiskeys, hot chocolate and coffee drinks. It is also a book store fillefilland there
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