Esquel drinking and nightlife

Microbrewery in Esquel

Heiskel

Simplicity is the name of the game at this tiny home bar – it serves a variety of decent beers made on-site (we liked the IPA), with meat and cheese boards. Large picture windows give views into the brewing room. It…
Cafe in Esquel

Charlá Cafe

This stylish cafe does real coffee with scones, homemade cakes and alfajores (cookie-type sandwiches usually stuffed with milk caramel) for those in the mood for a pick-me-up. There are outdoor tables, too.
Bar in Esquel

El Bodegón

El Bodegón is a comfortable brick restobar with sidewalk tables and big, cold beers made for splitting. There are live performances daily in summer and weekly in low season, ranging from Argentine rock to blues and …
Bar in Esquel

Hotel Argentino

This lanky and lowbrow Wild West saloon is much better suited to drinking than sleeping, but by all means stop by: the owner is friendly, the 1916 construction is stuffed with relics and sculptures, and the place ge…