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89 Star Starred
Pampas Argentine Grill
8690 Aero Drive San Diego, CA 92123
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2 events
1 review
3 stars
The weather was mildly warm. I wore a long skirt with a nice blouse, the attire ranged from roaring 20's costumes to super casual in jeans and a t-shirt but most were in nice jeans or slacks with a button up for the men and a nice blouse for the women..
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13 events
5 reviews
2 stars
I wore a sweater, flip-flops, etc..
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New Year's Eve Dinner & Dance Extravaganza
10 ratings
3.3 average rating
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3 events
2 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 31 2009

Nice, but definitely not a fancy or elegant affair. The best part of the meal was the steak. We had a 3 course meal. One of the appetizers, the asparagus, looked like it had been cooked hours before. The corn chowder was excellent. The dessert...continued

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34 events
2 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 31 2009

The food was good but we were asked when we will be leaving at 9:25 Pm. We were told other customers need the table (We got there at 8:30 Pm). This spoiled the experience for us. We assumed it was an all evening event. We did not know if we were...continued

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30 events
10 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 31 2009

Overall, I would rate this restaurant a 3-star, but I'd give the food a 3 1/2 to 4 stars. I agree with the other reviewers regarding the set-up of the "show" - a small dance floor, squeezed into an already tight space. At first, we were aggravated...continued

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The show will start at 8:30pm. There will be party favors and a complimentary glass of Champagne for all diners.

Three-Course Dinner Menu

Appetizer: Your choice of one:

1. Prosciutto wrapped Asparagus: Baked Aspargus wrapped with thin prosciutto topped with Parmesan Cheese.

2. Crema de Choclo Saltena: Cream of corn chowder served with herb croutons.

3. Mollejas al Malbec: Sauteed sweetbreads in a Malbec wine sauce.

Main Entrée: Your choice of one

1. Blue Cheese Crusted Filet Mignon: 8oz. Grilled Natural Filet Mignon topped with a blue cheese crust served with garlic mashed potatoes and green beans.

2.Salmon a la Albahaca: Grilled Atlantic Salmon topped with a Basil & wine cream sauce served Pampas rice and green beans.

3. Ribeye in a Malbec Reduction: 12oz. Natural Ribeye Steak grilled and served with a Malbec Peppercorn sauce served with Argentine Fries and green beans.

4. Mar del Plata Surf & Turf: Grilled Herb Marinated Lamb Chops & Coconut Shrimp over a plum Sauce served with onion rings, green beans & creamy potatoes.

Dessert: Your choice of one:

Goat Cheese Berry Empanada: Sweet goat cheese, almonds and berry empanada served warm with a turbinado glaze.

Flan al Caramelo: Chilled Custard topped with whipped cream & dulce de leche.

Torta de Chocolate: Chocolate cake with chocolate frosting served with whipped cream and berries.

Pampas Warm Bread Pudding: Warm cinnamon raisin bread pudding served with walnuts whipped cream and ice cream.