EL-Vaquero offers South American dining experience.
Venue Details & Map
1105-1111 High RoadWhetstoneLondonN20 0PT
- +44 (0)20 8445 1882
- Public transport:
- Totteridge & Whetstone, Underground
Regulary eat here, love the place! Staff are wonderful & food is amazing.
My husband & I, have taken friends here, family members (one of which is from Dominican) who all walk away full & cannot wait to go back.
Best time to book is the first sitting, this way you can guarantee a nice seat, best food (before everyone else has got their hands on it) & a good evening.more
El-Vaquero means 'cowboy' in Spanish but there is nothing cowboy about this place (no horse meat here!). I visited on a Sunday afternoon with friends and initially there was some query about our booking; then a delay to get seated and then we were asked to move to another table - an inauspicious start.
Having frequented Rodizio Rico I was familiar with the concept: help yourself to the...more
I have been driving past this place for a long time and meaning to give it a try. Every time I pass it's packed with people and the one time I did try to get in on the spur of the moment without booking I was turned away. As you can see then I had high hopes for this south American barbecue restaurant that has an all you can eat salad bar and waiters that bring various different kind of meats...more
Great food, I mean really great, try it.
Staff are sweet but frankly incompetent but try to overlook that, if you order two beers they will bring one, if you mention that you actually ordered two, they will bring two (making a total of three) you get the idea. Forget desert, they will never bring it, just don't bother.
The salad bar is lovely, fresh and inviting. The meat is terrific and fish...more