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Restaurant Chamaca Inn

Del Salvador esquina San Bernardo, Puerto Varas, Chile
+56 65 224 4752
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  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“abalone” (3 reviews)
“casserole” (2 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
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Seafood, Chilean
$$ - $$$
Del Salvador esquina San Bernardo, Puerto Varas, Chile
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good, traditional, mainly seafood dishes. Not spectacular though. Prices (mains: 8.000-11.000) are average. Service us quick and friendly. Atmosphere a bit lacking (too much light), but it does feel local. Good for an evening dinner, but not for a memorial diner

Thank Arnoud M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food, though as expensive as any other restaurants, is simple, uninspiring and blend. The abalone was not that great, the shrimp omelet was average and the crab stuffed tomato wasn't great. The place is simple and the service so so. One English menu was...More

Thank amnons19
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Delicious. Friendly Staff. Very close to the hotel Germania and plenty of choices on the menu. The kitchen is partly visible with I felt was part of the entertainment. Flags from around the world, clean with cloth tablecloths napkins. Feels classy on a budget. Stiff...More

Thank Glynn T
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

When the owner comes out to make sure you pick the best options on the menus, it's evident you're about to eat a special meal. We had grilled Hake with shrimp sauce and conglio soup- both of which were absolutely delicious!! We highly recommend Chamaca...More

Thank highmtnsgirl
Reviewed 23 April 2017

There are several places for decent seafood in the charming town of Puerto Varas, but this is probably one of the best ones. The place is not fancy, it is often very busy, and you may have to deal with the usually overly-friendly attitude of...More

Thank Isolar2014
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We ate at this favorite of locals and tourists alike on my birthday upon arriving in Puerto Varas. The food was outstanding and the service was amicable. We returned for a total of three meals during our 4 day stay in PV and enjoyed each...More

Thank Texan4762
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent colloquial seafood of the freshest quality. Crab ( jaiva) and muchas a la parmesana were delicious as were seafood consumes. Quirky room which has probably not changed in the 37 years it's been opened. Competent waiters ( which is not always the case in...More

Thank marce77ergas
Sebastian M, Propietario at Restaurant Chamaca Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017
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Estimado Muchas gracias por su visita, agradecemos su comentario Saludos Sebastian Michaelis, el dueño

Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you are a visitor to the south of Chile and want to experience authentic local seafood this is the place to go. A great range of different seafood dishes.

Thank Andrewinchile
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Dined here 16 Nov on local recommendation. Abt 5 blocks back from the waterfront on Av. Del Salvador. Quiet mid week night, mixture of locals and travellers. Served by the famous and funny small, character matron. Cheerful and spacious room, no views. Owner later came...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Recommended by local, extensive menu, ( how do they do it?), very popular( we seemed tobe only "foreigners ". Friendly, maybe toofriendly( got a bit worried that my partner was touched , on arm, many times by the " mature, short bubbly, bossy waitress".Piscos came...More

Thank Nicstoc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Seafood, Chilean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del Salvador esquina San Bernardo, Puerto Varas, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Los Lagos Region  >  Puerto Varas
  • Phone Number: +56 65 224 4752
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