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La Cuisine

O'Higgins 1037, Punta Arenas, Chile
+56 61 222 8641
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lasagna” (20 reviews)
“king crab” (36 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
O'Higgins 1037, Punta Arenas, Chile
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ever since be Ushuaia, l have not taken a dinner is good. This restaurant is a French restaurant, ordered king crabs lasagna and scallops and shrimp. Delicious desert coffee with 3 desert, and everything chocolate etc

Thank lichefong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It lives up to the reviews, good quality French food down near the water, it gets busy so go early or book. The chef is very friendly and the food as you would expect. Worth the visit

Thank Bruiser99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely meal in a restaurant that is very French in the middle of Chile. The French chef was friendly, the service good. Food range a little limited, but adequate. Wine and beer totally fine. This is a great alternative to the 'typical' seafood restaurants that...More

Thank 627pw2015
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I had an enjoyable if not entirely memorable meal here. The service was friendly and attentive; the ambiance, cheerful but not irritatingly so; the food very good, but not exceptional. I had three courses: escargot, which was perhaps the best course, the king crab, which...More

Thank Travelingman074
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Intimate and cozy, but the food was great. Don't let it's small size fool you. I don't think that you can go wrong with any selection

Thank Kintasays
Reviewed March 23, 2018

We tried La Cuisine based on our hotel staff's recommendation and we are very pleased. Their king crab is fresh and sweet. We tried local rabbit dish, various fish dishes, lamb and even guanaco stew. All were delicious and well done. Be sure to make...More

Thank HB W
Reviewed March 4, 2018

The day menu is amazing, the preparation and the food, are very good. And the price is very good. It was a very good surprise!

1  Thank mairamarques
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

At lunch try the special. Three courses, wine and cheaper that the regular menu. Full all the time, so try to reserve.

1  Thank Francisco O
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this place and it did not disappoint. The food is great! The service can be a little slow though as they only seem to have 2 members of staff.

Thank Namjerik
Reviewed February 12, 2018

The food was fresh, well presented and so very tasty. Classical dishes and some innovations by the chef were all great. I took the gamble with snails and I felt like i was in Paris, every dish and especially desert were great. They never rushed...More

Thank leramd30
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Questions & Answers
February 28, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from arnoudm397 | Reviewed this property |
Wow, wouldn't know. Guess it's open: most restaurants open on Good Friday. Send a WhatsApp to be sure. In Chili, this is a normal way to communicate, also as a first contact
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October 13, 2017|
Response from Balazo8 | Reviewed this property |
You could call them perhaps. Punta Arenas is small -- I am confident you could walk right in without a wait. I like your organization though!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: O'Higgins 1037, Punta Arenas, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: +56 61 222 8641
We are a new french restaurant in Punta Arenas, attended by their owners, a french chef and her local wife in the dinning room. French food with local products, cool music and good service.
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