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El Galeon

$$ - $$$Seafood, Soups,
Ismael Valdes Vergara 956, Santiago, Chile
+56 2 2696 4258
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (44 reviews)
“crab” (12 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Soups, Chilean, South American
$$ - $$$
Ismael Valdes Vergara 956, Santiago, Chile
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was recommended to come here to get the king crab and glad we didn't as it doesn't have much meat and so expensive to buy! Saw other people order it and wasn't impressed. Got a mix of seafood platter and tasted ok. To be honest...More

Thank Desiree C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is tricky.... it has great food but is also a turist trap! But if you know what to order you can still have a nice meal and dont feel robbed. First thing is not to order the centola, the huge crab, because its...More

Thank HugoHM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For $200USD, it was very ordinary. The lobster was also over cooked as well as the abalone. Pity as ouf tour guide raved about it

Thank gchorman
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I visited El Galeon for lunch this week with my son, had the centolla medium size for 2, the seafood platter for 2, 2 pisco sours and a small bottle of wine. Total cost $432A.. (included in it a $40.00 no choice tip)will not be...More

1  Thank mckLizbeth
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Our tour guide recommended to us this restaurant located at the Mercado Central at Santiago. 10 of us enjoyed a four courses of seafood. I think we over ordered. we started with seafood soup, then a various of appetizers, 2 King crabs which they cut...More

Thank Zhongjian
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Mercado Central when we were invited in for lunch. It had air conditioning and it was so hot so we accepted. I ordered the squid risotto and it was really good. Not all items on the menu were available and we waited...More

Thank Lawriem1
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed our lunch but it was anything better than an average meal. We had a seafood platter for two persons to share. At 50 Chilean Peso, it want cheAp.

Thank David W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Quite typical one of the best restaurants located in the traditional market of Santiago. I RECOMMENDED IT !!!

Reviewed 20 May 2017

If you are looking for fresh seafood in Santiago, look no further. This place has the freshest and best seafood. They had best abalone in the world, I loved it so much. Never had a abalone this good and well done. They also offer King...More

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The service was horrible, after we ordered, no one gave us any attention. At first, a brazilian waiter convinced us to seat there. We ordered a dish for our child, but when he brought it, it was different of what we ordered and 50% more...More

Thank Viviane_Muller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ismael Valdes Vergara 956, Santiago, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Centro Histórico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Histórico
  • Phone Number: +56 2 2696 4258
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