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Providencia, Santiago, Chile
56223621092
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Ghent, Belgium
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158 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is apparently the place to be for lunch and dinner in the business area of Santiago. Crowded at all times. There is a large choice of dishes and good service (quick and efficient). Quality of the food is what one expects (good but nothing fancy).

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Thank Patrick H
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

I went there with a colleague and we had a great meal. The steaks were cooked to our liking and they did an excellent job in recommending a wine to match our meal. I will definitely go back.

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Thank Marc D
Georgia
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152 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This is the place to take clients you want to impress and great for large family gatherings also. Excellent cuisine, a very good wine list and professional service in a restaurant with comfortable upscale ambience. We were a big family of all abe groups and everyone found something to like in the menu of continental and regional dishes

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Thank Peripateticmensch
London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Headed here he other week based on a recommendation from a colleague. I wasn't overly impressed, have definitely eaten better elsewhere whilst being in Santiago. The most off putting thing we found about this restaurant is how the waiters pounce on you when you walk in the restaurant, as thy want you to sit at one of the tables they... More 

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Thank CondeTraveller
Tustin, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The rib eye was average and expensive for Santiago. I did really like my salad (Avacado, Tomato, and onion) . A very nice wine selection , but again very expensive for the area. I would recommend La Hacienda instead.

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Thank wtraveler44
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70 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I have eaten at Happening many times during trips (business and family) to Santiago. It is one of my favorite places in Chile to eat. The tuna is exquisite. The beef is superb. All of the seafood is very good. It has a wonderful atmosphere, perfect for business and family dining.

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Thank Scott W
Helmsley, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

We sat outside which was great as t he next day we were heading back to the cold of the Uk. Inside looked very large and impersonal. But this meant we were with the smokers which was a downside. It was clean but not spotless. Service was friendly and English spoken. Starters were bizarre. We ordered chorizo and another type... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I don't speak Spanish and was very grateful for them assigning me an English speaking waiter. He made a great recommendation for a matching wine and the steak was great

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Thank Bob H
Brisbane, Australia
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

This is part of an Argentinian chain. The meat dishes are outstanding and the portions very large. The staff were very obliging and service was quite good. The atmosphere is excellent and we were part of a 20 person group. Most could not finish their meals We had a most enjoyable evening andvwould happily return

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Thank Peter P
Santiago, Chile
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I recommend this place to go with coworkers, the cost is a little high but is affordable

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Thank Mike_Gamazo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Providencia, Santiago, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Providencia
  • Neighborhood: Providencia
  • Phone Number: 56223621092

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