Restaurants

Top Choice Vegan in Salta

Chirimoya

Colorful and upbeat, this artsy, world-class vegan restaurant is the most inventive and consistently excellent kitchen in the entire region. Here pasta is fashioned from zucchini, cannelloni are made from corn flour…
Italian in Salta

La Céfira

This cute hole-in-the-wall, well-lit and decorated with original art, is set a few blocks south of the center, but it's worth the walk here for the menu of house-made pasta combined with inventive ingredients includ…
Parrilla in Salta

Viejo Jack II

Far enough out of the tourist zone to be authentic, this down-to-earth parrilla (steak restaurant) in Tres Cerritos is popular with locals for its parrillada (mixed grill) and pasta. The servings are huge – designed…
Vegan in Salta

Vaikuntha

An adorable vegan joint with pastel brushed chairs, exposed brick walls, rattan lanterns, and classic rock on the sound system. It does a small menu of burgers (made from lentils and rice and piled with tomatoes, pi…
Cafe in Salta

Bonnie Parker

A stylish corner coffeehouse, with arts-and-crafts tiled floors, exposed brick walls, and vintage vitrolas (vintage record players) stacked on shelves. The menu offers everything from house-baked pies, juices and sm…
Tapas in Salta

Bartz

An eclectic tapas list is the lure at this cafe-restaurant north of the center. Influences include Spanish, Greek, Japanese and more. The chef puts together attractive but unpretentious combinations that include del…
Sushi in Salta

Umai

A sushi spot with a stylish minimalist dining room near Plaza Güemes. It does a range of classic and creative rolls, including a list of panko-encrusted hot rolls. Don't expect a huge menu of fish, as almost all of …
Fusion in Salta

Ma Cuisine

The refreshing crisp interior of this likable place sees a variety of changing dishes – pasta, fish and meat, all well prepared and served with noodles or stir-fried vegetables – chalked up on the board. The friendl…
Mediterranean in Salta

Dubai

Family-owned and set in a charming corner dining room, this Syrian kitchen offers a welcome break from parrilla fare. Expect solid falafel, hummus and baba ghanoush, shawarma, kebabs and much more served in tasteful…
Peruvian in Salta

Viracocha

This noble high-ceilinged Salta building has likably rustic Andean decor and makes a nice change of scene. There's tasty ceviche among other Peruvian dishes, which are generally well presented. It's also a nice spot…