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Cangrejo Rojo

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Avenida Santiago Bueras 782, Puerto Natales 12, Chile
+56 61 241 2436
Mon - Sat 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016

Cangrejo Rojo was my favourite place to eat in Puerto Natales. The location is not the best if you are staying up towards the main street, but Puerto Natales is a small town so it is very quick to walk. The staff are incredibly friendly and the service is great (the chef will occasionally come out and personally speak to... More 

Thank Chris T
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

I need to be really careful here not to knock the amazing steak and choripan I had on a three week trip across Argentina and Chile, but I have to say this was an amazing recommendation from two San Franciscans when we were there. A cost hut which seats around 12 I reckon. Amazing fresh seafood, in particular we adored... More 

Thank katie229
Santiago, Chile
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

The service was very nice but the food was not particularly good. Would not recommend it over other nearby options such as Café Kaikén on Miraflores street.

Thank jcaviles
Roxby Downs, Australia
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We went here on our last night in town and we were glad we did. The service was fantastic, the wine was really good and the food was perfect. We had the chicken and the fish pie which were both really good. It's a 20 minute walk from the town centre but a taxi only costs a few dollars. Highly... More 

Thank RandolphCarter1919
York, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

We went with two kids aged 7 and 9, which can be a test in a good food restaurant but no worries at Cangrejo. The food was spectacular, cooking which really made the most of the ingredients. We had a king crab pie which put to shame an earlier offering in Ushuaia of this ingredient. We had good cocktails, great... More 

Thank Craig c
Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

After our first night's dinner, we were so impressed with the food that we had to go back again next day. They serve amazing seafood platters and king crab at reasonable price. Lamb and fish appetizers were equally delicious. Not and extensive collection but they serve some good organic wines and of course delicious desserts to end a memorable meal.

Thank 1way_journey
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants I've ever been in my entire life. It only has place for 20-30 people so be sure to be early. 100% recommended. Staff lovely, food amazing and the place is beatiful!!

Thank Cristian L
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

We came in with a group of 8 and the lovely people at the red crab kept up as we ordered, ordered and ordered. The wine, appetizers, entrees, dessets all were amazing! Atmosphere fantastic and welcomed the chef who came out and spoke to us giving a round of Calafate digestif on the house. All hail the red crab!

Thank Jacob K
Adelaide, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016

Beautiful fresh seafood, organic wines in a clean, simple cosy setting, tastefully decorated with maritime objects. Limited seating for the evening meal so to avoid disappointment ring ahead or arrive early.

Thank Luke F
Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016

I loved my experience eating here! I went alone for dinner one night, ordered the delicious King Crab Pie (a must!), and received great service in the charming little restaurant. The waitress was excellent, food superb, and at the end of the night, the owner/chef came out to start a conversation with the remaining customers (there were only 4 of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $35
Seafood, Chilean, South American, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Santiago Bueras 782, Puerto Natales 12, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Puerto Natales
  • Phone Number: +56 61 241 2436
We invite you to enjoy a good coffee, tea, infusion or natural juice along with our delicious range of cakes and ice cream, or our exquisite seafood dishes ...

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?