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Cafe El Biografo

) #49 of 49 Coffee & Tea in Santiago #3,970 of 4,385 Places to Eat in Santiago $$ - $$$ , Cafe,
Villavicencio 300-400, Santiago, Chile
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good20%
  • Average21%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible23%
14 Jan 2017
“Interesting local beer and FREE WI – FI.”
5 Mar 2016
“An hour wait for aa hamburger.”
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Bar, Cafe, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Villavicencio 300-400, Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

This café is a fair distance from the port. We had drinks at El Bodegon café, which is a good place to have a drink in this town and use free Wi Fi. It is an interesting little café which serves interesting local beer. You...More

Thank PPPEssexEngland
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Great place if you want to wait an hour for a mediocre hamburger. They didn't even wipe down the table when I sat down.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Hmmmm. I went to El Biografo for lunch before an 3 PM movie next door and ordered a salad with high expectations. It was mainly iceberg lettuce with a few additions and not at all interesting. Maybe I ordered "wrong" but with many excellent restaurant...More

1  Thank Bennett_Traveler
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Cute cafe near our hotel. Menu in Spanish only. Had quiche, salad, and beer. Easy affordable lunch with good service.

Thank BobbyBR
Reviewed 12 October 2015

In the heart of Barrio Lastarria the Biografo is attached to the noted arts cinema. The atmosphere is delightful and the food very good and reasonably priced. Unfortiunately i had to wait forever for my steak to arrive. Tyhe problem seemed to be in the...More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

Nice spot for a quick bite to eat. Was not expecting much after reading reviews but it exceeded expectations. Had the ceviche and chicken plato.

Thank whatsinaname_13
Reviewed 18 December 2014

I had dinner at El Biografo and was seated upstairs on the outdoor terrazzo. It was really nice and the food was good. The best part of the dinner was the price. It was very inexpensive and good qulity food. The reataurant in located in...More

Thank Ludo64
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Had a drink and some appetizers in the third floor balcony. The decoration of the place is great but the third floor even better, you can see Lastarria from there and stop in the middle of a busy city, next to the tree that closes...More

Thank Maria Estela H
Reviewed 12 July 2014

A delightful cafe in the delightful Lastarria neighborhood. They have a nice menu and lovely ambience to relax over a cofee and light meal or a drink. It is right nexdt door to the art cinema El Biografo and in the heart of the smart...More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 14 April 2014

The food was OKish, but the fact that it took over one hour to be served made it a very sad meal. Even drinks (a couple of beers and glass of wine) took over one hour, while we were watching everyone around being served (not...More

2  Thank zararock
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villavicencio 300-400, Santiago, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago
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