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Pica Mar Adentro

Avenida Costanera 20 | Peñuelas, La Serena, Chile
+56 51 224 0121
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“conger eel” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“empanadas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Latin, Seafood, Soups, Chilean, South American
$$ - $$$
Avenida Costanera 20 | Peñuelas, La Serena, Chile
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

food, drinks and service were great! the fish is fresh and well prepared. the service is very fast, even when the place is packed. a tip: go early, because otherwise you'll have to wait in line, especially on weekends or during the summer.

Thank walderram
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here because that seemed the best option nearby to eat seafood. We have chosen the same fish, but different type of cooking - el lenguado "a la plancha" and fried. For me, the best option was "a la plancha". :) mmmm...very tasty! With...More

Thank Виктория В
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Pica Mar Adentro doesn't look promising from the road, but once you are in there is a clean, modern restaurant, professionally-administered with quite good seafood. It's important to realize that the portions are really quite large and you should look for opportunities to share. The...More

Thank SheriffSantiago
Karen M, Propietario at Pica Mar Adentro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thanks for your opinion welcome back any time

Reviewed 8 July 2017

I totaly recomend you visit this place. Great food, big plates, not cheap/not that expensive eather.

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Thank Gonzalo R
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This ordinary looking seafood restaurant on the waterfront of La Serena Chile has some of the best seafood I have ever eaten. One of the top five seafood restaurants I have eaten. Folks I have eaten seafood in expensive and cheap places in Asia, Europe,...More

Thank clarkat44
Karen M, Owner at Pica Mar Adentro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

thanks so much for your review , one of the top of five seafood restaurant you ever eaten !! thats awesome and you been in a lot of places , thats make us happy ,hope you to see you back soon grettings !

Reviewed 22 February 2017

After a horrible experience at Don Chumas a stone throw away, I had actually written off all the small restaurants in this area... wrong! I went to eat here with a large group of friends and I was very surprised to have a wonderful experience....More

Thank M Alfredo G
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Excelent restaurant. Totally worth the 15-minute wait. Friendly and fast service. Very clean. Generous portions and reasonable prices. Very good quality, tasty dishes. Fresh fish and shellfish. Definitely the best meal we had during our 2-week travel to the area.

Thank rosario maria t
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Nice welcome, super friendly waiters, great drinks and food; what do you want more? When we wanted to tip the waiter even pointed out to us that tips were included! Go there you won't regret it.

Thank Stef M
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for lunch, the waiter was very kind and friendly, so the attention was good enough. Regarding the food, simply delicious and abundant. A very recommended place for lunch or dinner.

2  Thank Gerardo N
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great local seafood for good value. The seafood empanadas and the ceviche were good. Ask for the fresh fish and seafood that they get locally each day.

1  Thank Jonathan L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 7:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Costanera 20 | Peñuelas, La Serena, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Coquimbo Region  >  La Serena
  • Phone Number: +56 51 224 0121
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