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Cafe Tapiz

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Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Healthy
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Presidente Julio Roca 912 | ., Punta Arenas 6201025, Chile
56965655294
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 137
    Excellent
  • 87
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Quaint cafe with great selection of teas

As a tea drinker, as opposed to a coffee drinker, I can certainly appreciate a cafe that offers a wide variety of teas. My heart skipped a beat when I saw my favorite -- lemon ginger -- at this cafe at the edge of the world. The ambience is eclectic and cozy. Just perfect!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Toni M
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Barrigada, Mariana Islands
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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Lima
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

For me was a cozy cafe with a good menu. They have a list of juices, sandwiches and coffee. The recommendation of people who've been there was pita bread. Certainly, checking the other tables most of customers ordered it. Two things didn't like me: 1) as well as other customers I agree with them about the check. I don't know... More 

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Barrigada, Mariana Islands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

As a tea drinker, as opposed to a coffee drinker, I can certainly appreciate a cafe that offers a wide variety of teas. My heart skipped a beat when I saw my favorite -- lemon ginger -- at this cafe at the edge of the world. The ambience is eclectic and cozy. Just perfect!!

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Scandihouligan
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Slow brewing coffee. It took ages to get a sandwich and two coffees. First comes sandwich, then one coffee and after few requests the other one. Enjoyed one In shop, other one to take away. Didn't like at all. Will not visit again even place looked very comfy.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Local restaurant situated in the middle of the town. 2 floors with a limited menu. Locals go there for specialty coffees and drinks. We had soup, salad and sandwiches. Average food with good portions. We were on the second floor and the waitress had to climb the stairs several times to serve our drinks and food. Therefore, the service was... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Staff is young and friendly . Quality of service is homy . Place is cozy . Variety of choice for a good meal is appetizing . Music is quiet and carefully chosen . Prices are average and inviting . Do not miss this friendly coffee shop at the Capital of the Region of Magellan and Chilean Antarctic !

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Can't beleive I'm reviewing a cup of hot chocolate, but seriously it was so delicious! Great quirky little cafe. Traveled with my adult son who also enjoyed his coffee here. We kind of just happened upon this place, but I'm so glad we did. They do need to add wifi, though.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Very cozy coffee shop, yummy food but they need to improve their customer service. It takes a long time to get your order. Also no wifi.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We stumbled across this cafe just after arriving in Punta Arenas. We were v jet lagged and just wanted a light bite before crashing. Staff were lovely, food tasty and good value. Went back for lunch another time and just as good. If it's cold this is a great place to warm up. Quirky decor but homely feel.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We stopped into Cafe Tapiz and ordered banana, orange, and carrot juices that were excellent. The prices are quite high, but the atmosphere is calm and fun, and it's easy to walk from the cafe along the waterfront.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

OH YUM! The best ever chocolate penguin meringues here!!! Loved the old world vibe, ambience and selection of food. Would recommend for a meal or a snack.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Presidente Julio Roca 912 | ., Punta Arenas 6201025, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: 56965655294

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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