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Chipe Libre - Republica Independiente del Pisco

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Peruvian, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Chilean
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ordered couple little appetisers and shared so we had taste of lots of things from menu. Portions are good for two to share. Their ceviche is to die for, soooooo good and tasty. Wine selection is good as well.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Traveller2920
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a ceviche here and it tasted great with many different textures and flavoures. Many different beers and Wines to choose from Really Recommended.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pata108
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was our first time for lunch, they had a set menu with a price according to the neighborhood, but we chose the grill octopus . after finish our meal we continued with the rounds of piscos sours and others cocktails made with pisco, they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MrTrotter2009
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This iconic restaurant for Santiago is loved by tourists and locals and is in the fun La Staria neighborhood. Pisco, a wine based brandy similar to grappa (but much better) is the national beverage of both Chile and Peru. As such, the fight over who...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cybermd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want excellent food typical of Chile and great drinks of Pisco brandy don’t bypass this place. The restaurant is located about a six minute walk from where we were staying at jthe Crowne Plaza. My wife and I shared a crispy fish dish...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jerry M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw Chipe was very busy and booked it for the next night. The staff are efficient and the choice of pisco variations is very impressive - and taste good. Its more of a bar than a restaurant and the food was average rather than...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank donaldf673
Reviewed 1 week ago

I guess this place might please some but for me it was no more than a theme bar made for tourists. I’ve fairly tried some Pisco Sour during our two months trip in South America and Imhad better elsewhere, especially in Valparaiso. Ok, I know...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Aralya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed after all the tripadvisor hype. We tried all six of the Pisco sours between us and okay, so I’m no Pisco connoisseur, but once you’ve tasted one, they all taste the same. Drinks service was woefully slow and we normally like to enjoy...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WaterwaysExplorer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Chipe looking for a lunch place on a very hot day. The lunch menu that was advertised outside convinced us to enter. They have a nice shadowy outside area with big palm trees right between. Perfect for hot days. The menu had the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank ChristinaZ_1988
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Santiago for 2 nights and loved this restaurant so much we went both nights! Upbeat and fun vibe, great service and excellent food - best ceviche we’ve ever had! Also had our first Pisco sour....this is one of their specialties. Highly recommend!More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Jennifer S
Pablo S, Gerente at Chipe Libre - Republica Independiente del Pisco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jennifer S: Thanks for your time and comments!. We are so honored with your opinion, cause you stay in Santiago just for 2 nights, and come both nights to our place, and this isn´t normal, normally the travelers never visite twice the same place...More

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Lia H
November 15, 2018|
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Response from Micky M | Reviewed this property |
Old and established and popular - so handling a table for 10 would not seem like a big deal even if you reach them on the day. Good luck.
October 7, 2018|
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Response from WayneH525 | Reviewed this property |
They accepted Visa cards both debit and credit. I hope this helps
Chris H
April 2, 2015|
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Response from eccarrillo | Reviewed this property |
as Penny said, if is a restaurant, are allowed. A lot of places works as a Pub, but actually have alcohol permitas a restaurant, so it is often to see Children with parents (almost tourists) in those places.
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