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Restaurant Manuia

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Petero Atamu, Easter Island, Chile
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Across the street from the cemetery next to Sunset Hostal.

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  • 31
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  • 5
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  • 1
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Best food on the Island!!

We encountered this restaurant on our last night and it was by far the best meal we all had experienced on the Island! The owner is nice and an amazing cook! The food was fresh and delicious, highly recommended if dining in Hanga Rao, it has a great location, perfect for dining after watching the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2014
James D
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Burbank, California
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Burbank, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We encountered this restaurant on our last night and it was by far the best meal we all had experienced on the Island! The owner is nice and an amazing cook! The food was fresh and delicious, highly recommended if dining in Hanga Rao, it has a great location, perfect for dining after watching the sunset at Tahai

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Dublin, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

I wanted to love it! The staff was so friendly and accommodating. However the ceveche we ordered did not taste fresh.The presentation was beautiful however we could not eat the dish! I tried to order two other dishes recommended by past visitors but were told they no longer had those items! There are so many options on the island I... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

This is a perfect little place near the center of Hanga Roa if you are after some great simple quality seafood. I can defenately recomed this place.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This cemetery made restaurant is great to have at after-hours. The sitting arrangement at this restaurant is great as you can also enjoy sitting and eating the stars. The atmosphere in and around the restaurant is nice and soothing. This is the place to eat in peace, while enjoying the magic of nature. They offer extensive menu, which includes some... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

My wife and i arrived to this restaurant by accident, while taking some pictures of the cementery. When we got there, we ordered some nice drinks and food and were astonished to see that everything was way above our expectations. It is a small and nice restaurant, with some tables on the roof where you can see the sunset. Its... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

The simplicity and kindness of the owner that welcomed us was just the opposite of the food: was very, very tasty and elaborated.... Delicious in many levels. With a great view to the sunset, great atmosphere. Top #1 of our trip! Ask for the desert of the house, was even better!

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São Paulo, SP
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

The restaurant is located near the hostel where I was staying, I have gone there at least 3x first because it was close, the ocean view is great, is facing with one of the archaeological sites of Moai in the Island, the food is very generous and they have a beer too good of Tahiti. But the best of everything... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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51 reviews 51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

We visited this place just to seek shelter from the rain...is very common in this island to start raining out of nowhere! So we asked for a bottle of white wine! A dish of fries and tuna and tuna's ceviche! The most amazing thing about this small but cozy place ( just 5 or 6 tables) is the view, surrounded... More 

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Austin, Texas, United States
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81 reviews 81 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

Hands down the best Tuna Empanadas on the island. So good I ate there twice on my visit. A great location with a lovely view from their deck out to the Pacific Ocean of Polynesia. The staff is very attentive and if you are lucky enough you will get to meet the beautiful and charming owner Miss Lily China Pakarati... More 

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Charlotte NC
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57 reviews 57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

We had a delightful dinner at Restaurant Manuia. The owner, nicknamed China is also a tour guide. Our group of new friends took three of the five tables on this rustic deck overlooking the colorful cemetery across the street and the ocean in the distance. Pisco Sours were a must to start with. When we sit down, we immediately attack... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Petero Atamu, Easter Island, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 50
  • Cuisine: Polynesian

Description

Across the street from the cemetery next to Sunset Hostal.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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