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El Rapido


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Fast Food, Chilean
Brunch, Lunch

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Reviewed March 21, 2019

Me and my wife jump in to this restaurant because it was full with locals and I though it must be good. Unfortunately they had no menu in English but one of service guy helped us a lot. Of course google translate was there to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bilhan2019
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This place has the best empanadas in Santiago. And unlike all the other restaurants, it won't take you 90 minutes to finish your meal. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank avertie
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This place serves the empanadas very quickly and they are reasonably priced. We tied the cheese and beef empanadas and they were delicious. We added a little of the spicy tomato sauce to them on top.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Ramadama
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

The local tour guide took us there. Very quick and good. Freshly made, great fillings. We have a beef and seafood. Wow what a treat. We also try the seafood soup. It was great. Don’t forget to use the sauce.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 1JellyFish
Reviewed January 8, 2018

The fried empanadas were crispy on the outside, and had such generous fillings on the inside. We tried several, but the carne one (minced beef) was simply the best. Service was very quick. Everyone stands around eating their empanadas hot. There are sauces on the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank sharhua
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Are you hungry, do you need a quick bite. Do you want to taste the classic fried Empanada (beef or cheese pockets), then this is your place. Designed like a bar, you just enter the place and you indicate with your fingers to one of...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank solavar
Reviewed November 22, 2017

We got to El Rapido per indication of our Guide from “Free Walking Tour”. It’s located in Santiago downtown and the name really corresponds for the service provided. You order and get your empanadas really fast and in a good price since it’s more locals...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank discoveringdest
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

They have the best empanadas with salsa. I loved the mushroom and cheese. Stand, eat & enjoy. Cheap street food in a clean location. Should not miss. I am craving one as I type this review. Friendly servers as well.

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank shefpat
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Sure, it’s fast food a block off the Plaza de Armas, near the Museum of Precolumbian History. But wow, those are tasty cheap empanadas! We went twice – be sure to try both the pino and queso. We were there during the Olympics. The staff...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank MarMoeReit
Reviewed June 10, 2016

I've eaten here various times and have not been disappointed once. The service is very quick and the food always arrives hot. Wait staff is friendly and efficient as well.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Alisa J
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