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Damiana Elena

Hernando de Magallanes 341, Punta Arenas 6212739, Chile
(61) 222-818
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (4 reviews)
“king crab” (2 reviews)
“old mansion” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Chilean
Hernando de Magallanes 341, Punta Arenas 6212739, Chile
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I've ever been to. All 3 appetizers were great, all 3 main courses were great, both deserts were great. Freshest king crab I've ever had.

Thank accodata85
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I have been to Damiana Elena several times, and it never ceased to puzzle me, both in terms of decor, atmosphere and cuisine. The decor is an ecclectic mix of European Baroque style and epoca and a very typical Patagonical style, which are not 2...More

Thank sagittarius111
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The building is "chic", the service very polite and the food great. It is not the first time I go there and always find the same good quality.

Thank anamaria67
Reviewed 1 March 2017

a nice building with a an interior still more or less with its original domestic layout. Food was excellent, service was good but unobtrusive. The atmosphere was congenial.

Thank GeoBenAberdeen_UK
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A fantastic place. Really a magical experience. The place is so nice and the food so good. Very well served. I keep on going everytime I am in town. Don t be scared because the waiter reads the menu to you, and no the prices....More

Thank marcosdesdezurich
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had a great culinary and human experience! The staff was extremely friendly and polite. The food was really delicious: gnocchi were excellent (and it is said by an Italian!) and so was the king crab! Good wines choice. Everything in the restaurant was smart...More

Thank Marco L
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This restaurants has a very good food quality, they have another way of introduce their dishes options because they don´t have a menu, so the waiter in charge of your table gives you the different options of pasta, meat, fish and seafood they have for...More

Thank Rocio A
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This was one of my favourite dining experiences in Punta Arenas. The restaurant is in a large old mansion in a residential area of town with a few upscale selections for dinner. Their pisco sour was amazing!

Thank R0nus
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Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Ridiculously fresh local fish, seasonal menu, inspired by traditional Italian with w nouveau spin. Charming Victorian atmosphere, popular with locals and tourists alike.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and excellent food as well as great and professional service! Prices are a bit higher but absolutely worth it!

Thank ankelenz
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9 January 2017|
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Response from OntarioAmelia |
Before we left on our month long trip I had an e-mail from our hotel to say that they had contacted Damiana Elena who would confirm our reservation (with the hotel) a few days before 18 February. We arrived in Punta Arenas... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Chilean
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hernando de Magallanes 341, Punta Arenas 6212739, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: (61) 222-818
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