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Restaurante Quetalmahue

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localidad de Quetalmahue | cerca de las Pinguineras, Isla Chiloe, Chile
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great curanto

We went there for the curanto and it was excellent. Smokey, fishy and really succulent. To top it all it was cheap. One tip though: one curanto is enough for 2 people. Enjoy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 23, 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

We went there for the curanto and it was excellent. Smokey, fishy and really succulent. To top it all it was cheap. One tip though: one curanto is enough for 2 people. Enjoy!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013 via mobile

We were so hyped to try the famous Curanto cooked in the traditional way, "en el hoyo", and left so disappointed. We had to take quite a detour to get there, but upon arrival, the place looked lovely, very local. We asked if they had Curanto (from the pit) and they said yes. Almost an hour later, we finally get... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

In the tiny village of Quetalmahue, not far from Ancud, you can watch curanto, an ancient and traditional dish of Chiloe, being prepared over hot stones in a pit outside Restaurant Quetalmahue. Customers gather round to watch the preparations, including the layering of clams, mussels, fish and a kind of potato dumpling (as well as other ingredients) over the hot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: localidad de Quetalmahue | cerca de las Pinguineras, Isla Chiloe, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Los Lagos Region  >  Isla Chiloe

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chilean

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