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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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Closes in 12 min
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM Hours
French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
O'Higgins 1037, Punta Arenas, Chile
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Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

More than half way through our SA trip and we find Eric at La Cuisine. Do not be fooled by the outside because the hidden gems are all inside. For the very first time on our trip we dined here on consecutive nights because Eric's...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank squirebarr
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We were the only non local people here for lunch so that was a good sign. Chef Eric moved amongst the customers serving and welcoming the customers. I had lamb shank and husband enjoyed conger eel. All dishes were beauifully presented. Mural like paintings on...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank stonewell
Reviewed December 29, 2016

We were so relieved to find the oasis in a barren land. French cuisine through and through with all the normal favourites. We had both Lunch and Dinner here on several occasions and as foodies we were delighted. I have to say all the menus...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

I went solo for lunch. Had the menu of the day which had a couple of options for starters + entrees + dessert + drink for USD 8.00. The food was very good, so was the service. Pretty good option for having a fine meal...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank 696pablom
Reviewed December 15, 2016

We ate here twice last weeks. We mainly ate fish and it was great. Try the seabass, congerale or salmon. If you like white wine, you have to order a bottle of Montes Sauvignon blanc. The staff is also very professional and friendly. Also good...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank FamVisser
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

French inspired diner was good, meat slightly overcooked. Portions were more then enough, staff very friendly.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Sjoerd S
Reviewed November 27, 2016

We stopped in for lunch at La Cuisine in Punta Arenas and did their set lunch menu. SO GOOD! We had a warm cream soup, some of the best sheperd's pie that I have ever had and a very refreshing rhubarb cream for dessert. Great...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Foodie1018
Reviewed November 18, 2016

My husband selected this restaurant from the street menu for our party of 4 to celebrate his birthday, and neither one of us were disappointed. The food was delicious, made from fresh ingredients. We selected the following from the main menu. Our mains consisted of,...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Mary B
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Great place. Posters and reproductions of old, well-known French brands, together with the owner's French accent underscore the atmosphere. Food is very good and generous, we as a group got wine bottles instead of the usial copas. Somehow a throwback to good ole Europe here...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank SilviaH1648
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Remarkable. I can not describe how good is taste the food. French 100%. Incredible level. Love place. Small, very special. Attended by owners. Definitely a place to visit more than one.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Pablo A
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Response from RealHoltyboy | Reviewed this property |
They take credit cards.
February 28, 2018|
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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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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
Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:15 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:45 PM
7:15 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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