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El Chiringuito de Zapallar

Camino Costero - Caleta Zapallar, Zapallar, Chile
+56 33 274 1024
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“abalone” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
“chilli” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Chilean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Camino Costero - Caleta Zapallar, Zapallar, Chile
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is nice, long waiting time if you do not have reservation. The service is adequate and the food quality is very good. Overpriced, as in 3 months they should need to cover the expenses for the entire year.

Thank Elpillan
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Very nice place just at the seaside, full of people. Beautiful day today. We asked for Locos,( abalones), great. My friend had corvina ( a kind of sea bass) , he enjoyed. I asked for Albacora, ( white tuna), good but no great to oily....More

Thank pesadilla a
Reviewed July 5, 2017

This is kind of *the* place in Zapallar, very similar to Carmel by the Sea in California, but without any remnant of funk, just the $$$. There aren't a whole lot of options for eating here, frankly, but in this case, that's a good thing...More

Thank MontereyFoodie
Reviewed May 3, 2017

I have had a historic attachment to El Chiringuito (note: for legal reasons, they recently shortened the name to "Chiringo"). I have come here every so often for the past 20 years and was pleased to see that they have been able to maintain the...More

Thank cbehr01
Reviewed April 14, 2017

El Chiringuito in Zapallar has a superb view and the food was very good but too pricey. I enjoyed the crab soufle and the ever delicious seafood appetizers, and then we were hit with a CL$190,000 tab which we thought was too steep for 4...More

Thank Ivette H
Reviewed March 22, 2017

This place is always great. We have been here 3-4 times and it has always delivered. While I think the food might be slightly better here than Cesar, the prices are also slightly higher. When traveling with young kids, this place can be a little...More

Thank bgg_bgg
Reviewed March 4, 2017

The location of this restaurant is simply spectacular. It is right beside the ocean on a section of land that juts out very slightly so the dining area is almost surrounded by rocks with waves crashing close by. You have a choice of eating outside...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

If you go to Zapallar go there, simple fresh seafood in a great location. A little pricey but with not so many options, a place that will not let you down. We had the control and fried shrimps, all super yummy!

Thank nrh1974
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Recommended to us by my daughter (her favourite restaurant in Chile) Chiringuito had a lot to live up to. And it succeeded brilliantly. Of course, the location is a key element. Projected over the rocks looking over the Bay of Zapallar and the Pacific beyond...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

If in Zapallar, this restaurant is a must! The food & service are great and the views you get are fabulous. We've been there twice and definitely will continue to go back. It's approx an hour drive from Viña del Mar and and approx hour...More

Thank andrea g
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Soledad B
April 27, 2015|
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Necesito hacer reserva 8 personas domingo 15 enero 2017 y no responden el fijo.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Costero - Caleta Zapallar, Zapallar, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Zapallar
  • Phone Number: +56 33 274 1024
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