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El Cid Restaurant

) #517 of 4,271 Restaurants in Santiago ££££ Seafood, International,
Ave. Santa Maria 1742, Providencia | Sheraton Santiago Hotel & Convention Center, Santiago, Chile
2 233 5000
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  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (2 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, International, Contemporary
Ave. Santa Maria 1742, Providencia | Sheraton Santiago Hotel & Convention Center, Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 11 March 2014 via mobile

I think the El Cid chef is one of the bests in town; not as much assortment as I will desire but flavor, sophistication, presentation and mixture of ingredients makes every plate an experience of out of this world. Hosts are very kind and give...More

1  Thank Pame2011
Reviewed 18 October 2013

As this was my first trip to Chile I wanted to try a few unusual appetizers rather than commit to one appetizer and one entree. Now, two weeks later, I'm having to rely on notes I took during the meal to even remember what I...More

1  Thank tonetone2828
Reviewed 12 May 2013

We went there staying at the hotel without know what to expect. Everything was pleasant. We had both local and international very good food. Good selection of wine and superb dessert. Very warm attentive service. Price is reasonable. It deserve your visit, also if you...More

1  Thank Grabitaly
Reviewed 27 April 2013

The mussels for the appetizer were fine. The butter chicken required me to recheck the menu as the dish seemed at odds with the description. The food was good and that combined with a pleasant room seemed to promise a pleasant evening. But at 9...More

Thank PhileasFoggontour
Reviewed 20 February 2013

My husband (Chilean) and I went here for a late Valentine's Day celebration. We live in Santiago and had been waiting to go here for a special occasion, given all the good press and reviews it's gotten. We had high expectations as it's known as...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 5 February 2013

EXCELLENT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We went there because we are staying at the hotel and didn't know what to expect. Everything was PERFECT!!!!!!! We had the ceviche and King Crab appetizer. My coworkers had a filet and I had the most AMAZING TUNA I HAVE EVER TASTED!!!!!! I...More

Thank TatianaJennifer
Reviewed 31 August 2012

If you're willing to splurge $80 for a single lunch, consider El Cid at the Sheraton in Santiago. Service nets an A+ and the buffet alone will make you want to come back for more. I had the most excellent Osso Bucco along with three...More

Thank onebigepicurean
Reviewed 9 June 2012

It's funny but when I travel around the US I'm always prejudicial about hotel restaurants. I use them as a last resort. That said, it would be a BIG mistake to do that with El Cid. This place is just great as it is. The...More

1  Thank RamXX
Reviewed 12 April 2012

I went to El Cid for my birthday, and the quality of service, food and everything was excellent. We really enjoyed going there ... It's one of the best restaurants in Santiago!

Thank C V
Reviewed 28 December 2011

The menu has many great offerings. The service started off great and the Amuse Bouche was a nice touch. The service and attentiveness petered out quickly though.

Thank TastefulTrekker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, International, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. Santa Maria 1742, Providencia | Sheraton Santiago Hotel & Convention Center, Santiago, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago
  • Phone Number: 2 233 5000
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