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Bernardo OHiggins #1166, Punta Arenas, Chile
61-225103
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Shropshire, England
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Came here 6 years ago in 2009. Really enjoyable lunch. Meat very well cooked and a very modern and well presented restaurant. Would recommend

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Punta Arenas, Chile
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Worth for people who enjoy good meat specially lamb (cordero). Good atmosphere and very centrally located. They also serve seafood.

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Thank JFK610
Moss Beach, California
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

We ate here twice, a week between both times. The food was average, not bad, not wow either. The front staff seems indifferent really, you have to flag them down and push to get service. Maybe they have become this way from dealing with mostly tourists? The restaurant is located on the waterfront across from the casino in town. I... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2013

Lamb was good (BBQ in the traditional Chilean style) but seafood tasteless and dry. Pleasant staff with good wine list

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Thank SDBBrisbane
Colombo
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2013

Enjoyed the food here. The lamb ribs was tasty but too salty. The atmosphere was great. Would highly recommend the place.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2012

The salmon tasted meat and the meat did taste bad, tasted as if it was from yesterday. At least we were not sick.

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Thank elisabeth417
Calico Rock, Arkansas
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2012 via mobile

I tried a popular Chilean dish for the first time, Conger Eel, and wasn't terribly impressed. The restaurant itself is well decorated and presents itself well, too bad the food isn't better. A glass of Cabernet, side salad and my entree came to around $25 US.

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Thank Keith T
Santiago, Chile
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109 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2012

We were searching for a good restaurant on a Sunday night and many of the other options were closed, so we found ourselves in Puerto Viejo. Believe the reviews you read about this restaurant! Although the restaurant is very chic and tastefully decorated, the service and food was truly disappointing. The waiters were unfriendly and acted like they were doing... More 

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Middleburg, fl
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155 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2012

The service was not the best. I ordered the Parrilla, the meat was hard, the chorizo was a short hot dog, forget the blood sausage, the chicken was mainly skin, but tasty, and the other unidentified meat was okay. I had changed my order and told him to cancel the first one, he brought out both things, and charged me.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2012

Just to make sure I mention it upfront -- we didn't actually eat there. We walked in at about 8 PM in the evening, the restaurant was empty. They put us at the table with dirty linen and only partially set. Then we were left alone for a long time, nobody offered us drinks or anything, so we left for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Barbecue, Chilean, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bernardo OHiggins #1166, Punta Arenas, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: 61-225103

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?