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Cafeteria Poisson

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Avenida Del Mar 1001, La Serena, Chile
Today
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tasty food with a beautiful view

this cafe is right on the beach so has a wonderful view. It had a surf shack vibe and sold lots of sandwiches, wraps and empanadas. The milkshakes were also incredible and made my 6 year old light up with happiness. The food was fresh and tasty. It was a little pricey for what it was, but you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 12, 2015
Mab570
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Swinton, United Kingdom
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Swinton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

this cafe is right on the beach so has a wonderful view. It had a surf shack vibe and sold lots of sandwiches, wraps and empanadas. The milkshakes were also incredible and made my 6 year old light up with happiness. The food was fresh and tasty. It was a little pricey for what it was, but you pay for... More 

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Vina del Mar, Chile
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I happened upon Cafeteria Poisson with a friend during a long day of waiting on the beach for our overnight bus. It was the best discovery!!! The partially enclosed patio was the perfect temperature, and the beautiful view of the ocean was relaxing and lovely. We ended up spending several hours here, ordering coffee, lunch empanadas (camaron and queso--delicious and... More 

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We visited this cafe by accident. We were looking for somewhere to eat but it was a Sunday evening and everywhere was shut! We ended up ordering a wrap and a salad from here. Expecting cafe standards/portions but it was actually really good food. My boyfriend also ordered a piece of the chocolate cake, it looked too amazing to resist!

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Lyon, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Very nice place with a good vibe ! We had breakfast with the family and were very pleased with the quality of the food. The breakfast menus they offer are very complete (good sandwich or eggs, with juice, tea or coffee).if you plan a long day of sightseing or at the beach this cafeteria is the place to start your... More 

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Toronto
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

We went here looking for a nice health lunch with vegetarian options (not always easy in La Serena). We were pleasantly surprised by this cafe-restaurant operated by the Poisson surfing school right in the middle of the beach - fifteen minutes south of the lighthouse. The sandwiches looked great but we each had huge salads - very un-chilean - with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Del Mar 1001, La Serena, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Coquimbo Region  >  La Serena

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Californian
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm

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