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Jekus

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O'Higgins 1021, Punta Arenas, Chile
+56 61 220 0215
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Ottawa, Canada
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245 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the salmon ceviche which was very good. Next I had the grilled lamb which was overcooked but still tasty. The house Carmeniere wine was also quite good. Prices are a little bit steep but service was good. I'd go back.

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Thank chillwills
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The attention was bad, but the food was even worst. We went through the sea table and the jekus table. Both were terrible. Not flavor at all. The best, the Doritos. Do not eat here if you like tasty food, but the portions are huge.

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Thank Diego A
Barcelona, Spain
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Enjoyed the entrees King crab natural for me, King crab stew for wife. Main course lamb was superb. Same dishes for our 2 friends + 2 bottles of wine. AUD 150 incl tip.

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Thank Richard G
Streetsboro, Ohio
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We stopped in for lunch one day during the week, we were very happy with it. Wasn't busy at all. Me and my wife both had ceviche. I had the Conger eel ceviche, I definitely recommend it! Waitress was very nice and spoke some English, altogether a good experience

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Thank 74BenK74
NEW YORK
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Highly recommend - late afternoon and few places open - they were lovely, had wifi and the food was outstanding

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Thank KARENSK_12
Miami Beach, Florida
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Accidental lunch spot while waiting for bus. to Puerto Natales, We were shocked at the quality of the food. Tasty, fresh and delicious. Cadillo de mariscos, Centolla and some salmon. Phenomenal! highly recommend. Wash it down with Austral beer. Good to go.

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Thank Lukas P
Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Pretty ordinary food in a fairly dull setting. Pisco sours were the pre-mixed variety. The octopus entree was awful! The only saving grace was the bread rolls with salsa.

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Thank Mac5504
Richmond, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

First dinner in Patagonia and Jekus was not what I expected as they touted the spirit of Patagonia. Seated in the rear of the restaurant because I was solo, I struggled to decipher between the blaring Chilean pop music from the kitchen and the mixed mellow tape over the speakers- don't sit in the back. My empanadas were not cooked... More 

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Thank lcb2015
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We went there hopping for a nice parrillada, wich was very disappointing and to complete the poor food, they started a karaoke with very loud music and a pushy DJ trying someone to participate.

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Thank David N
portsmouth ri
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stopped in as the menu looked interesting- our waiter took our order then never returned- but we had service from other waiters-- the food was so so- i had scallops which were pretty tasteless and my husband had lamb- they are really into the vertical food concept- dessert - just ok..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Chilean, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: O'Higgins 1021, Punta Arenas, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: +56 61 220 0215
Description
Klasse Objekt mit großen Portionen zu absolut akzeptablen Preisen - sehr beliebt!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?