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Casino Social J. Cruz M.

Condell, Entre Bellavista y Edwards, Valparaiso 2362871, Chile
+56 32 221 1225
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“chilli” (6 reviews)
“meat” (11 reviews)
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Condell, Entre Bellavista y Edwards, Valparaiso 2362871, Chile
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

What a place - very rustic and original, walls adorned with memorabilia, looks a little rough round the edges but v clean. We went in at lunch time and everyone was having chorrilliana and it was delicious - just a shame there was no egg....More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 October 2017

After you venture down a harmless alley you get to the end where the entrance to the restaurant is located. Beware, this place only serves one dish. It is a great place to try Chorrillana. Be prepared for fried goodness and grease!

Thank Sierra R
Reviewed 28 July 2017

If you cant find this place, just ask anyone..... everyone knows it. It is on Avenida Condell, up the alley next to the purple Corona sign- sorry best i can do ! I would suggest that you go in daylight to this place, it is...More

Thank Ruth b
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Cant say that I would have gone to the end of that alley to look for a restaurant but under the recommendations of our trusted B&B host we did and did not regret it at all, The place offers "The Original Chorrillana" and contrary to...More

Thank 2ExplorersIn
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Both my girlfriend and my travel book were mentioning J Cruz as the must try restaurant in Valparaiso. We ordered the Chorrillana meal for 2. What a disappointment. Go for it if you like to eat a meal without any taste and caoutchouc beef. I...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We went to Casino Social J Cruz based on a Lonely Planet recommendation for it being the origin of Chile's legendary dish chorrillana (mountain of fries topped with onions, meat and eggs). Quantities are fine, one chorrillana is big enough for 2-3 people, but we...More

Thank Johannes W
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We went here because it was recommended by a guide book. When we got to the end of the alley and stood before the graffiti covered door we had our doubts. We stepped through into this small, lively place where the walls are covered with...More

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Really cool place, with great atmosphere and best chorrillana I tried in Chile. Also the place itself is one of the most unique restaurant I've ever been to.

Thank Elena G
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The atmosphere is great, you can really feel what Valparaiso and its history are like. You can enjoy a great typical chorrillana (chips with egg and meat) and beer.

Thank kayroll82
Reviewed 18 June 2016

You have got to Want To Find It.. . .. .. Tucked at the end of an alley. Proud of their one item menu (they invente charrulliada). But now others keep their fries crispier and their fried egg more obvious. It appears that this would...More

Thank Richard D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Chilean
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Condell, Entre Bellavista y Edwards, Valparaiso 2362871, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +56 32 221 1225
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