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El Ancla

#204 of 4,150 Restaurants in Santiago
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Avda. Americo Vespucio Sur 01173 | La Cisterna, Santiago 8320000, Chile
56029339154
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12:30 - 16:30
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Sun 12:30 - 16:30
Mon - Thu 12:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 12:30 - 23:00
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Punta del Este, Uruguay
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

If in the central area then if you go behind the Information office you'll find this gem of a seafood restaurant, it is part of a small chain, the seafood is extensive i list, reasonable in price and the staff willing to help make this a seafood meal to remember.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

A place everybody raves about for their seafood dishes. The main restaurant is located by the highway, a bit difficult to access. We went on a Wednesday evening, for supper, nice place, but my dish was not up to standard. I asked for Reineta Frita, and it was not so good. Too dry, the batter did not have the nice... More 

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Weston, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Great place for fresh fish and seafood. A large selection of ceviches, one better than the other. Service is excellent despite the place being full. Very reasonable prices.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I have eaten here on more than 6 occasions in the last three years. To say DELICIOUS IS AN UNDERSTATEMENT! The house specialty is seafood and as Chile has a huge coastline the variety of foods is tremendous. Abalone, Albacore, Salmon, Congrio Eel, King Crab, a wide variety of mollusks and indigenous seafood that make for wonderful culinary fodder.....a ten!

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Reviewed 1 March 2013

Just stopped by for a quick snack while staying at the nearby Austral Suites. Many fine neighborhood seafood restaurants include Aqui Esta Coco, Mare Nostrum, and Astrid y Gaston, but this "anchor" place seems like a real find and far less a tourist trap. We will definitely return. Has a great cafe helado, too:)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 16:30
Monday
12:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avda. Americo Vespucio Sur 01173 | La Cisterna, Santiago 8320000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago
  • Phone Number: 56029339154

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?