Top Choice International in Ushuaia

Kalma Resto

This gem presents Fuegian staples like crab and octopus in a creative new context. Black sea bass wears a tart tomato sauce for contrast; there’s stuffed lamb seasoned with pepper and rosemary; and the summer greens…
Top Choice International in Ushuaia


For an out-of-body seafood experience, make a reservation at this candlelit house overlooking the bay. Chef Ernesto Vivian employs the freshest of everything and service is impeccable. The tasting menu features two …
Top Choice Cafe in Ushuaia

Almacen Ramos Generales

With its quirky memorabilia and postings about local environmental issues, this warm and cozy former general store is a peek inside the real Ushuaia. Locals hold their powwows here. Croissants and crusty baguettes a…
Seafood in Ushuaia


Self-promoted as serving up ceviche de la puta madre (politely translated as 'fantastic seafood'), this place is run by a charismatic chef loved by locals. The food is served simply but is of incredible quality. Tho…
International in Ushuaia

Chez Manu

Heading to Glaciar Martial? Don’t miss this quality place right on the way. It's just 2km from town, but you'll feel you're in the middle of nature. Chef Emmanuel adds a French touch to fresh local ingredients, such…
Argentine in Ushuaia

María Lola Restó

This creative cafe-style restaurant overlooks the channel. Locals pack in for homemade pasta with seafood or strip steak in rich mushroom sauce; the weekday set lunch or dinner with an included drink is AR$500. Serv…
Bakery in Tolhuin & Lago Fagnano

Panadería La Unión

First-rate facturas (pastries) and second-rate instant cappuccinos keep this roadside attraction hopping. You may or may not recognize the Argentine celebrities gracing the walls (hint: the men are aging rock stars)…
Patagonian in Ushuaia

Bodegón Fueguino

The spot to sample hearty home-style Patagonian fare or gather for wine and appetizers. Painted peach, this century-old Fuegian home is cozied up with sheepskin-clad benches, cedar barrels and ferns. A picada (share…
Italian in Río Grande

Don Peppone

On weekends there’s a dose of madness in this busy pizzeria, with gooey brick-oven creations as well as a huge variety of pastas and meat dishes. Credit cards are accepted.
Pub Food in Ushuaia

Küar Resto Bar

This chic log-cabin-style hangout offers local beer, cheese boards and tapas, as well as complete dinners with ample fresh seafood. The interior is stylish, but the highlight, especially at sunset, is the jaw-droppi…