We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tataku Vave

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Caleta Hanga Piko s / n, Easter Island, Chile
+56 32 255 1544
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“slipper lobster” (13 reviews)
“ceviche” (65 reviews)
“fish” (43 reviews)
Closed Now
Seafood, Polynesian, Chilean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Caleta Hanga Piko s / n, Easter Island, Chile
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (693)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 211 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told that this place was one of the best on the island, and it did not disappoint. I had the tuna blackened with sesame and pepper. The serving was large, and it was sooooo good, but I just could not finish it. The...More

1  Thank Lipadad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lunch of kanakana with camote and shrimps that were really delicious! We finish our lunch having a repairing nap in their very comfy lounge chairs. And extra perk!

Thank Andrea_Cordova
Reviewed July 12, 2018

the ambience, the location, the food, the service, everything was excellent. i would always go back to this restaurant

Thank Graciela R
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We had a few days on Easter Island and wewre told that the Tatku Vave was excellent. It was very popular as it was only on our last evening that we got a reservation. It waqs worth the wait

Thank michaelwS8398SC
Reviewed April 15, 2018

The good: Unbeatable location for a sunset dinner in Hanga Roa OK (6 out of 10) seafood meal (grilled tuna with vegetables) The bad: Touristy Snotty, sloppy and lack-luster service Despite the elaborate menu, only tuna was available thatt evening Given other options in Hanga...More

Thank seashorekoa
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

An absolute gem of a restaurant a little out of town (and fortunately closer to our cabanas), but only about a 20 minute walk from town. Set just meters from the crashing waves, it is the perfect setting to have dinner while watching the beautiful...More

Thank Maresa G
Reviewed April 4, 2018

My wife and myself got there after a recommendation of our host. We ordered Ceviche and grilled tuna; both dishes were looking perfect and tasty. The ceviche was served in a big shell, I will never get a better raw tuna. The grilled tuna in...More

Thank MichaelSchindl
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

The ceviche here is absolutely divine. Got the ceviche Rapa Nui. It’s fresh and absolutely amazing. It was my best meal on the island. It is expensive like everything else on the island but worth it. The lemonade is absolutely delicious as well. The location...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Wonderful location and great seafood. A gorgeous sunset from the terrace - tasty ceviche, octopus, tuna and banana cake! Just a short taxi ride away from from town. Fabulous.

Thank BeccyS
Reviewed March 9, 2018

We dined here twice during our three-night stay on Easter Island. Among the items that we enjoyed: ceviche, fried shrimp w/hot & sour sauce; seafood plate; and pineapple cocktail. While the food is tasty and plentiful, we also enjoyed the seaside view. This place fills...More

Thank Pamela Cazes T
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 hotels in Easter Island
Iorana Hotel
311 reviews
.30 miles away
4 reviews
.32 miles away
Hotel Hangaroa Eco Village & Spa
624 reviews
.33 miles away
Hotel y Cabanas Tea Nui
208 reviews
.39 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
433 reviews
.48 miles away
Mamma Nui
161 reviews
.55 miles away
Dominican Restaurant
317 reviews
.58 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Ballet Kari Kari
954 reviews
.67 miles away
Rapa Nui National Park
1,153 reviews
.69 miles away
Ahu Tahai
721 reviews
.70 miles away
Cementerio de Isla de Pascua
269 reviews
.91 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Caroline M
December 11, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Indstrl | Reviewed this property |
no idea.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caleta Hanga Piko s / n, Easter Island, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island
  • Phone Number: +56 32 255 1544
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing