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La Marmita

Plaza Francisco Sampaio 678, Punta Arenas 6212867, Chile
56061 222 056
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (37 reviews)
“lamb stew” (12 reviews)
“bourguignon” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Chilean, South American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Plaza Francisco Sampaio 678, Punta Arenas 6212867, Chile
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate here three times (twice for dinner and once for lunch) during our short time in Punta Arenas, so obviously, we loved it. The food was excellent, so well-prepared and tasty. While the menu is not huge, we had plenty of good vegetarian options....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pghtrips
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I went to this restaurant after reading the glowing reviews on trip-advisor and were not disappointed. As others have mentioned you should get a reservation as tables are taken quite early, even by Chilean standards. As we did not have a reservation...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 32mikes
cocineros, Propietario at La Marmita, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your words, we like it very well, understand that the experiences are sometimes personal, although quality food is important, so is the dispute that diners have, there are many variables for a satisfactory final result. We wish you a good...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying very close to the restaurant so we decided to try it out on the first night we arrived in Punta Arenas. We ended up went there again for second night. The food was good, especially the seafood dishes. King crab starter was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CheeBoon828
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I spent 2 weeks traveling and backpacking in Patagonia in both Argentina and Chile. We went to La Marmita for lunch near the end of our travels and we were both blown away by the meal we had. We shared two plates:...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Hayley I
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined here last night. Arrived without a reservation and they asked if we would mind sharing a table to which we agreed. The restaurant was full so this was our only choice and it worked out well. We sat in the middle of two...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EMA47
cocineros, Propietario at La Marmita, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your comment, we are very happy that your experience was satisfactory, maybe on a next trip you have more luck with your ice cream way to the hotel. good continuation of trip and thanks a lot !!.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the salmon, it was amazing, the wines were all kind of expensive but the food was great, not cheap but a fair value.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank M6752MXpaulos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happened to be staying down the road at a hostel. Was lucky that this was so close and even luckier that the food is amazing. Had great duck dish on the first night and incredible hake and great rhubarb drink. It was incredibly satisfying and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andreas101571
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu options filled with a mix of local and standard cuisine. Also contains vegetarian options. I had the lamb, which I highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 13NW2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is fair, but nothing special. The service is generally good, but there was a lot of confusion when we asked to split the bill - we were not given proper receipts because the “system does not accept”. Not accepting credit cards is a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GlobGoing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food in this restaurant is outstanding. I have tried both the lamb and the guanaco and both were so full of flavour. The resaurant has a real recycled vibe about the furniture, with amazing tables made from old doors. Really clever. However, it is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Simon M
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SGC60
21 November 2017|
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Response from Bryce P | Reviewed this property |
Yes we used USD and it was fine.
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21 November 2017|
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Response from Bryce P | Reviewed this property |
As above. We paid with USD no problems at all.
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Granmilli
25 October 2016|
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Response from lluviadeestrellas | Property representative |
si tenemos abierto el lunes 7 de noviembre.- Tu reserva queda tomada.- muchas gracias.-
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Francisco Sampaio 678, Punta Arenas 6212867, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: 56061 222 056
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