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El Chumanguito Cocina Patagonica

Jose Menendez 848 | entre Calle Magallanes y Calle Lautaro Navarro, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
56992474715
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“empanada” (5 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Soups, Chilean, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Jose Menendez 848 | entre Calle Magallanes y Calle Lautaro Navarro, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
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1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed June 17, 2017

The empanadas were absolutely delicious. I also ordered the salmon which was cooked perfectly and tasted quite savory. The owners were even nice enough to call cab to take me to the airport after I lost my phone.

Thank jimjahmad
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Very Authentic Chilean Cuisine. Food was great music was fantastic bring your Spanish dictionary this is a real local experience. Traditional South American food clean restrooms.

Thank Karl W
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by here for a quick lunch and we were pleasantly surprised with the food! Our waiter was very friendly and recommended some excellent local beers which we hadn't yet tried. The food was absolutely delicious - the highlight being a shrimp and king crab...More

Thank AlbertaBound0
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

I went there and had empanadas. They specialize on seafood empanadas and tgey were just gorgeous. The empanadas are fried, not baked. The staff isfriendly and the quality of the food seems verygood. Not cheap cheap, but also not tgat expensive.

Thank Nicolas F
Reviewed December 3, 2016

I bookmarked this restaurant after reading about the Chilean King Crab empananda's in the in-flight airline magazine on my way to PA. These are by far the best I've ever had. We tried both the crab and crab with scallops. So delicious. The empanada's are...More

Thank hellofromLA
Reviewed April 27, 2016

My husband started with a seafood empanada and said he'd be back for more. He comes from this town so that was surely a compliment. I had a taste and would agree if you are ok with fried food. The scallops with garlic were delicious...More

Thank newgallowaygirl
Reviewed April 8, 2016

After a nice city tour of Punta Arenas it was time to check out some of the local cuisine. We were really pleased with everything from the atmosphere, to the wait staff and the food and local beer. The King Crab was delicious and the...More

Thank heather5755
Reviewed February 10, 2016

A really good find in central Punta Arenas...Fernanda knows the food well, and is very fluent in English, and willing to take the time to make dinner a really good experience. Had the ceviche first, then the crab and scallop stew and both were excellent....More

Thank pswise
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Located in the central area of Punta Arenas, this small restaurant specializes in the food of Patagonia, and in particular, seafood from the local waters. The dishes are original and authentic, full of wonderful flavors that are simple, yet complex. Served in a simple atmosphere...More

Thank michael_smith56
Reviewed December 4, 2015

Just arrived in Punto Arenas having travelled from Arica in the north of Chile down here and walked into this restaurant by chance. It was full but had a drink at the bar whilst we waited for a table, very pleasant staff and really good...More

Thank dibsbrown
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups, Chilean, Gastropub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jose Menendez 848 | entre Calle Magallanes y Calle Lautaro Navarro, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: 56992474715
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Description
RESTAURANT OF TYPICAL CHILEAN FOOD IN THE AUSTRAL PATAGONIA... CREATED BY HIS OWN OWNER AND CHEF OF SPECIALITY IN TRADITIONAL CHILEAN FOOD, WHO INITIATE HIS LABORS IN COCINERIA OF THE MUNICIPAL MARKET 2 I TREAD, PLACE 2 IN THE CITY OF TOP SANDS. NOWADAYS THERE ESTABLISHES AS CENTRAL DIRECTION IN STREET JOSE MENENDEZ 848, TO A STABLE OF SQUARE OF WEAPON OF OUR CITY, A GASTRONOMIC COZY SPACE, GIVE WIDE INFRASTRUCTURE, AND SUPPORTING THE HABITUAL OF HIS TYPICAL FAVORITE PLATES FOR WHOM THEY FOLLOW HIM FROM BEGINNINGS OF THE YEAR 2011. SPECIALITIES: PRODUCTS OF SEAFOOD AND FISHED FROM THE AUSTRAL ZONE OF THE WORLD, PASTRY OF SEAFOOD AND SPIDER-CRAB TO THE OVEN, FISHED TYPE CANCATO (TO THE OVEN), SOUPS AND BROTHS OF FISHED AND SEAFOOD, SALAD OF REGIONAL SPIDER-CRAB AND HIS PIES OF FRIED VARIETIES OF THE MAR WHICH ARE DONE TO THE INSTANT FOR EVERY RETAINER... BETWEEN OTHERS, GOOD BREWERY, WINES, CAFETERIA AND SALADS, and HANDCRAFTED PASTRY SHOP.
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