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Pampas Argentine Grill
8690 Aero Drive San Diego, CA 92123
858-278-5971
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The GoldStar price is not all-inclusive. You'll get another bill at the end of the meal, even if you don't order anything else. $30 was automatically added as tip for our table of four people. Tax, two sangrias, a coffee, and a diet Coke brought the "extras" to about $70. I'm not complaining, this seems pretty reasonable.
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Description

Enjoy dinner and a jazz show by the Triple Dip Quartet at Pampas Argentine Grill, named “Best Steakhouse in SD” by the San Diego Reader, and Top 10 steakhouse in San Diego by 10news.com’s A-list.

Four-Course Dinner Menu

Appetizer: One empanada (your choice of beef, chicken or cheese)

Salad: “Mixta Salad” — Mixed greens, tomatoes, onions in a house vinaigrette

Main Entree (choice of one):

  • Salmon Del Mar: Grilled Atlantic salmon topped with an orange-rosemary shallot cream sauce
  • Pollo a la Espinaca: Grilled chicken breast topped with a spinach, onion and garlic cream sauce
  • Bife de Lomo: 6 oz. Grilled imported organic filet mignon

All entrees served with your choice of garlic mashed potatoes, rice, vegetables or Argentine fries

Dessert (choice of one):

  • Flan: Homemade caramel milk custard with dulce de leche and fresh strawberries
  • Chocolate Cake: Chocolate cake topped with whipped cream and fresh strawberries

Beverages: Soft drinks, coffee, hot teas and iced tea included

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Triple Dip Quartet *

The Triple Dip Quartet introduces the rebirth of cool jazz. More cerebral in nature, the band creates complex harmonies emphasizing the composer and arranger. Throw in a pinch of improvisation aimed more at creating a soothing tonal color than blazing virtuosity. Top it off with an emphasis on melodic development and interaction over overt emotionalism.

The result is a sound all its own; its “coolness” is a matter of emotional temperature. The Triple Dip Quartet and “cool jazz” offer an alternative aesthetic to the aggressive tempos and harmonic abstraction of other jazz forms. Think of Miles Davis’ “Birth of the Cool,” then combine it with Lester Young, Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker, Stan Getz, Dave Brubeck and Don Ellis.