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El Chiringuito de Zapallar

€€ - €€€Seafood, Mediterranean,
Camino Costero - Caleta Zapallar, Zapallar, Chile
+56 33 274 1024
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“abalone” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Chilean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Camino Costero - Caleta Zapallar, Zapallar, Chile
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

fresh fish, nice appetizer... nothing special though! we got the same kind of food in other places in chile and paid less. staff was friendly. nice design. lovely view of course! food was served on cold plates...a no go for this type of restaurant!!

Thank fabian-finola
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious meal for 2 with 1 appetizer, 1 fish course with sauce and 1 salad. All the portions were quite large and more than enough for 2 people. Our server graciously helped us make our dinner selections and was happy to split...More

Thank 84Mart84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice. The seafood was fresh and nicely prepared. Very good service. We ate outside on the terrace overlooking the cove. One suggestion: some Chileans love to smoke and they can only do so outside. The first night we wound up directly next...More

Thank castlegreenph
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch sitting at one of their outdoor tables overlooking the beach. We chose to go early on a weekday and didn't have to wait for a table. Service was very good & our waiter spoke some English to help us make our...More

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 10 February 2018

It has been a while since we were here. So, we were anxious to learn if it still holds our previous experience! Ghiringuito comes from the Cuban language referring to a small establishment for business where they also provide food and drinks. The place is...More

Thank LowieSantiago_Chile
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We decided to visit Zapallar town for the day and lunch in the famous Chiringuito. Excellent sea food and variety of wines to select. Located at the beach, the view is astonishing. The staff give us an excellent service. Although is not cheap, in my...More

Thank Agustin M
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Overlooking the bay, the birds, the established villas of Zapallar, this is a good place for seafood. Selection of the many crustaceans that Chile offers and also the fresh line fish. It is not cheap, but it’s good. Weather permitting, enjoy the terrace just over...More

Thank Joaquin S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Nice restaurant on the rocks overlooking the ocean. Friendly and efficient service, good choice of seafood,good quality dishes well prepared. Prices on the high side but with that location !!! Would certainly recommend

Thank NigelDCapeTown
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Liked everything about the restaurant: a nice place with pelicans sitting and flying near by, excellent service with recommendations, delicious fresh seafood, great atmosphere of the place, even the small pelican drawings in the menu were so cool! Definitely recommended to have lunch or dinner...More

Thank Ksepa
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is nice, long waiting time if you do not have reservation. The service is adequate and the food quality is very good. Overpriced, as in 3 months they should need to cover the expenses for the entire year.

Thank Elpillan
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Nicholas B
24 October 2017|
Response from pesadilla a | Reviewed this property |
You have to ask them. In this time of the year is full make a reservation asap
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Soledad B
27 April 2015|
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Response from Teresita B |
Necesito hacer reserva 8 personas domingo 15 enero 2017 y no responden el fijo.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 17:30
12:30 - 17:30
12:30 - 17:30
12:30 - 17:30
12:30 - 17:30
12:30 - 17:30
12:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Costero - Caleta Zapallar, Zapallar, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Zapallar
  • Phone Number: +56 33 274 1024
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