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Boulevard Lavaud

Compania de Jesus 2789, Santiago 8350425, Chile
+56 2 2682 5243
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“barber shop” (11 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Compania de Jesus 2789, Santiago 8350425, Chile
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

The place is also known as La Peluqueria Francesa - French Barber shop. The ground floor is the 2nd oldest barber shop in the world. you can get your hair cut before or after dinner! It is located in the delightful Barrio Yungay. It is...More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I had extremely good memories of Boulevard Lavaud (known as Peluqeria Francesa among the locals) from when I lived in Santiago, but the restaurant did not quite live up to it when I visited last. My main course of duck was excellent, but the sides...More

Thank Andreas V
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The Boulevard Lavaud is a well known French restaurant or is it museum? An extraordinary experience with the accompanying hairdresser (!) next door / part of the the experience. Our lunch was pretty good too! Supervised by a head waiter with an authentic French self...More

Thank MorganSwitzerland
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I just loved the experience! Having lunch at this superb restaurant with a unique interior and excellent food was such a pleasant experience! Nice staff, great service, awesome place and exquisite food!

Thank thaisaabreu
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We were walking toward Plaza de Armas after visiting El Museo de memorias y derechos humanos when we came across the historic barber shop next door to this charming restaurant. Both were great finds! The barber shop is 15O years old and the restaurant is...More

Thank highmtnsgirl
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Local citizens introduced me to this restaurant in the historic Barrio Yungay. I was encouraged to try the steak with chocolate sauce. Who would have expected a tender, flavorful, serving of beef served with a dark brown delicious sauce that was not sweet at all?...More

Thank travelroo_12
Reviewed 1 March 2016

It used to be one of my favourite places in Santiago. During last visit, on the 8-th of February, lunch time, I had a great dissapointment. Almost half of the menu was not available, including basics. Order took a long time, even though at the...More

Thank Catalin B
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stumbled upon this place and were delightfully surprised. The food was excellent and the wait staff was outstanding. I loved the décor. There were beverage menus within American magazines from the 1940's and 1950's. The prices were very reasonable too.

Thank Maureen0612
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

This place is just awesome! Great attention and the food was very, very good. This place has just about anything that you could possibly want to eat. The atmosphere is just wonderful. You must visit the bathroom, even if you don't need to go, you...More

Thank Lesterlee927
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Order the patria almond dessert, it's divine. Also the espresso chocolate one. The blueberry cake and creme brulee are good but ordinary. The pastel /chupe de jaiba isn't very good though, and be careful of that onion soup - they bring it out almost boiling.

Thank esbates09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Compania de Jesus 2789, Santiago 8350425, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago
  • Phone Number: +56 2 2682 5243
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In the “Ancient and Historical Santiago Downtown” is located this hereditary restaurant of 143 years of history, recognized worldwide as one of the best of South America.A space that can´t be missed for those who visit the capital, for in every corner you will find a piece of chilean history … gastronomy, art and history in only one place.
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