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Makona Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, ,
Atamu Tekena | Main street, Hanga Roa, Easter Island 2770000, Chile
+56 32 255 0017
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (25 reviews)
“ceviche” (22 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
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7:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Polynesian, Chilean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Atamu Tekena | Main street, Hanga Roa, Easter Island 2770000, Chile
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11 - 20 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Makona serves local island cuisine, so lots of seafood choices. The pan roasted tuna I had with a white wine, tomato and caper sauce was outstanding. My partner, who doesn't like seafood, thoroughly enjoyed his gigantic steak a la pobre (onion and mushroom sauce topped...More

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 16 September 2017

In my many visits to the island I have seen many restaurant that last a season and dissapear. This one should last many years if they keep cooking as the are doing it. Forget about fancy restaurants. This is a place where locals go to...More

Thank Taotenui
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This restaurant, in the center of town, offers a nice terrace, and the food "standards" of the island. Instead of the usual Ceviche (also on the menu), I took a Tuna steak. It was well cooked, and served with a side of sweet potato fries...More

Thank mistikato
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best fishes I've ever ate. Portions are huge!!! I could easily take one for two people. Prices are also very reasonable. Really recommend this place.

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Picked this place at random while walking up the main street and we were very glad we did. I had fish which was excellent and served by very pleasant staff, but the highlight for me was the chance to drink a couple of bottles of...More

1  Thank Jeff1903
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

After a tour at the market, have lunch in this small restaurant. Very good and fresh fish to eat grilled or raw (ceviche). Polynesian recipes. Great fresh fruit juices. With good wifi.

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We ate here on our first night and it was a good experience. My partner ordered the soup, which was unfortunately rather small (but tasty!). I had the fish in coconut and pineapple sauce and it was really tasty! The service was rather slow though,...More

Thank Sofia R
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It is a good place to eat with your friends, your family, I'm born and raised in easter island, and I go to Makona restaurant every month cause it's a good place to eat well, with a excellent service, and relax. if you come to...More

Thank Andres F
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My husband and I had dinner at Makona our first day on Easter Island and it was a lovely experience. The restaurant is small but cozy and has a cute little outdoor seating space facing the main street. Our server was attentive and very nice...More

1  Thank Chonee
Reviewed 29 August 2016

First dinner in Hanga Roa was a pleasant surprise; the tuna with sauteed vegetables was to die for, as was the lomo al pobre. Not sure how they could obtain fresh bread at around 10pm on a weeknight, but they did and it was greatly...More

Thank ctrl_mike
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Sharon G
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Response from Makonarapanui | Property representative |
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Vernon B
6 July 2015|
Response from Weijie T | Reviewed this property |
casual, it is an island restrurant, so not really has dress code
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Atamu Tekena | Main street, Hanga Roa, Easter Island 2770000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island  >  Hanga Roa
  • Phone Number: +56 32 255 0017
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