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Ushuaia Argentinean Steakhouse Anyone?

Ciao Bob Jul 24, 2012 10:37 AM

I have a business lunch there, anyone been? Any thoughts, recs?

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    bigredd Jul 24, 2012 12:29 PM

    Had dinner there Friday evening and while I am still missing Drago I enjoyed my meal. Empanadas were good, both chicken and beef. Skirt steak was excellent, cooked to a perfect medium rare.

    My only complaint was the size of the pours. $12 for a Ketel on the rocks and a little skimpy. Nice ambiance and excellent service. Everyone seems to be trying hard and the restaurant was 80% full.

    Let us know how the lunch service is.

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    1. re: bigredd
      Ciao Bob Jul 24, 2012 02:31 PM

      Lunch was nice.
      Empanada's were absolutely "on point" as Guy Fieri would say. So was the beef carpaccio.
      Provoleta was awesome with some nice red peppers underneath.
      3 of my companions had the skirt steak, and all 3 were raving about it.
      I had a Milanese Steak Sandwich that was a monster, tought to eat, but nice flavor.

      Agree that they are earnest and there to please. Fairly expensive.

      1. re: Ciao Bob
        bigredd Jul 25, 2012 02:06 PM

        Thank you for the lunch report. They do serve an excellent skirt steak.

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