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Av. Hotu Matua, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
+56 9 7255 7533
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (22 reviews)
“beef” (21 reviews)
“fish soup” (22 reviews)
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Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. Hotu Matua, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
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Reviewed April 15, 2015

The experience of dining at Kotaro bistrot is not easy to describe. Yes it is not just about dining, it is an EXPERIENCE: the wonderful food elaborated by just one man, Francisco, the chef, who has also crafted one by one the chairs, benches you...More

2  Thank VNL56
Reviewed April 11, 2015

My wife and I stopped here on a rainy evening, not knowing we needed a reservation. The owner welcomed us in anyway, not wanting to send us back out the rain. He was so great in explaining his menu and describing all of the dishes...More

3  Thank lederman1
Reviewed April 1, 2015

I am a big fan of Japanese food, and this was a very nice visit. I tried a Japanese fish curry, which was good but not great. But for the friendliness and to give other dishes a try, I would go back. Do not expect...More

2  Thank Fulco V
Reviewed March 25, 2015

Wonderful experience, best meal we had on Easter Island. Offers value for money and attention to detail. Absolutely worth it! Increíble nuestra experiencia, probablemente el mejor restaurant en la Isla de Pascua. Muy bien el servicio y comida exquisita. ¡Vale la pena!

2  Thank Ahlers
Reviewed March 16, 2015

Having being in the hospitality industry for 40 yrs I was intrigued by web site for this Japanese restaurant and knew I just had to go there . The owner was most welcoming and given we had booked over 4 months in advance he seemed...More

2  Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed March 12, 2015

I had to see for myself why Kotaro has been so highly rated, so I went for a walk there for an early dinner. I tried my first ever Ceviche there and it was quite nice and the rice dish I had was very hearty....More

2  Thank EssWorld
Reviewed February 26, 2015

this is a wonderful restaurant with delicious food. We had a couple types of Japanese food I hadn"t tried before including Fish Curry (very different than Thai or Indian curry), and we had garlic beef. Meals came with vegetables, miso, rice and a delicious appetizer...More

3  Thank cookpias
Reviewed February 19, 2015

Had the pleasure of eating in this fantastic Japanese restaurant recently.. Located opposite to the airport, its around a 10 minute walk from the main street but distance really is not an issue on a small island like Easter Island.. The building does not look...More

3  Thank fedfan
Reviewed February 19, 2015

This was on the best meals I have ever had. After feasting on fresh snapper and shrimp, we told the chef how delicious the ceviche was. Without asking or prompting, he brought us some more. After we paid the bill and thanked him for the...More

6  Thank JamboJourney
Reviewed February 14, 2015

No one would ever expect that on Rapa Nui, one would find an exceptional restaurant but here it is. Kotaro is a wonderful example of Japanese food with a touch of Chinese. The chef is one of the most talented in sushi and other Japanese...More

3  Thank PattyAC20
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$20,000 - $70,000
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Hotu Matua, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island  >  Hanga Roa
  • Phone Number: +56 9 7255 7533
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Attention from the first of December until the thirty-first march we will be attending to all our reservations at the hotel Hare boutik since the restaurant is in reconstruction, same chef same hours the same rules but this time with much more style, for the first time with an incredible sunset in the mountains and right next to my new restaurant so please inform yourself about the rules on the web site and make a reservation
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