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Confiteria Torres

#211 of 4,143 Restaurants in Santiago
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Centro Histórico
Cafe, Latin, Chilean, Spanish
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Avenida Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 1570, Santiago, Chile
(02) 688 0751
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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130 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Old restaurant with a lot of stories. It has been opened for more than a hundred years. Wonderful food, very well authentic with an exceptional service. Once in Santiago, you need to know this place. Simply the best !

Thank Luiz C
Tampa, Florida
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161 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We enjoyed the local fish and Chilean choices on the menu. Nice atmosphere and wine. We'd return again.

Thank h0mefree2
Paris, France
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104 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

"Confiteria Torres" is really a place to go !! Great location, very good food, old fashioned and elegant restaurant.

Thank FFlyerCDG
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93 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Food was wonderful..felt very authentic. The service was great except for... We were a large group and as we found at all most all the restaurants it was very hard to get them to understand the concept of separate bills!

Thank KathleenI
Santiago, Chile
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Located in an historical buidling, fairly close the the house of government "La Moneda", it started as the place where Mr. José Domingo Torres, the cook for a chilean aristocrat, who was "borrowed" from house to house to cook for most of the chilean high society of the time so much, that his boss decided to open a restaurant so... More 

Thank pmuena
Santiago, Chile
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The place has a lot of history, lots of presidents have been here, they had named some sandwiches like Barros Luco which consists in meat and melted cheese, delicious. I highly recomment it.

1 Thank Daniel S
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354 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We came here because of its historical importance. We saw photos of previous clients, including Chile's Presidents for the past 100+ years. Food was average but the experience of being in a time warp worth the visit.

Thank EarlFlorida2
Hong Kong, China
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

The first meal in Chile and we came across this restaurant close to W Hotel. Initially we thought this one could be touristy. But we were too tired to look for another one. And it turned out to be much better than we thought. We tired a crab pasta and a steak mignon. The crab was very fresh and tasty... More 

1 Thank Francis W
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316 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Excellent food and a good service where you can smell the history of the city, great environment. The sandwich are a must at this place, although all the food taste delicious.

Thank Marcel D
Santiago, Chile
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

The food is wonderful and they are very confident with it. Everyone is there to make a lunch or dinner better than it is.

Thank Nicolas E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Latin, Chilean, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 1570, Santiago, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Centro Histórico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Histórico
  • Phone Number: (02) 688 0751

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