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Juan Valdez Cafe

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Avenida Isidora Goyenechea 3000 | Carmencita, Santiago 8320000, Chile
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Breda, The Netherlands
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Friendly baristas but extremely slow (while there was only one client before me). Have been here last year and quality has gone down terribly. Coffee is not hot, cappuccino barely has foam, too much milk to be a cappuccino.

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Thank Coralie G
florida
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Quick service and very handy if you are staying in that area. Good coffee and pastries, inexpensive.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

A good coffee shop has to serve great coffee (yes), be a good and comfortable place to meet with friends or colleagues (yes), have free wifi (yes) and friendly and welcoming staff (yes). Juan Valdez scored on every point. My first experience of this chain was very positive.

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Thank Rusty B
Heswall, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Great location and fantastic coffee, the staff here are very friendly and the service is great, one of the better spots in Santiago for coffee

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Thank kevinrwilson
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104 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

great place to enjoy a good cup of coffee, staff was friendly and the pastries were great. probably the best coffee in Santiago

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Rancho Santa Fe, California
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485 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Sounds very easy, an Expresso.....but no it was not possible. Chilean attitud and not willing to help you make it happen. I offered to pay double in US dollars and they laughed.

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Thank AlbertoMay
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

Juan Valdez is a great cafe with high vaulted ceilings and tasty coffee. The downside was there were no iced drinking available due to the lack of ice. But I was happy with my hot coffee all the same b

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Thank Julie H
Sao Paulo, SP
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100 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2015

True to it's heritage, nice looking cafeteria, close to the W Hotel. Good Colombian coffee, good service, in the middle of everything

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Mexico City, Mexico
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801 reviews
463 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2014

This is real coffee. Best coffee house from Colombia. They offer all the varieties, latte, expresso, etc. Pastries are just OK. Better than the other green chain.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Juan Valdez is a Colombian coffee shop that follows the trend created by Starbucks, which is overrated in my humble opinion. I like Juan Valdez coffee better (I've been to stores in Bogota and Santiago).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Isidora Goyenechea 3000 | Carmencita, Santiago 8320000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago

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