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El Giratorio

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Providencia
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Avenida Nueva Providencia 2250 | Providencia, Santiago 8320000, Chile
+56 2 2232 1827
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12:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:30 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were left disappointed by our visit, the food itself was ok quality but very pricey for what you were getting especially in Santiago. The real let down was the service, the staff seemed uninterested and lacked professionalism. At one point the server dropped my plate very heavily and they would reach across your food to place or remove items... More 

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Thank london2135
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good, correct food. The view to the city is lovely. Good seafood menu and appropriate wine selection.

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Thank Alfredo G
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was ok, a little expensive because this is is usually a place where turist go to lunch but i don't know any "Santiaguino" who goes there . The rotation is a great concept! but it is not a must.

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Thank Maria G
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you go to Santiago, you should to know this place. There you can see the city in a 360º vision while you have a meal. It's a little expensive, but the view is amazing. Tip: go in the evening, because you'll see a fantastic sunset!

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Thank Celso P
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Dont go here if looking for strictly looking for an excellent food menu, or you will be disappointed. The principal attraction is the rotating view of the city while dining. The food, I found, was average, though an enjoyable experience when considering the atmosphere.

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Thank Nathan Y
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I can´t explain why but I love this restaurant in the top of a bulding that rotates. Very 80' 90' style, Very good food reasonable priced. Lots of jupies style customers and some nice views of the city. I enjoyed lunch time there, but I guess evenings cocktails should be very amazing too.

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Thank Marceboom
Santiago, Chile
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've lived in Santiago for 8 years, and I stayed away from Giratorio out of the pure "touristy-ness" of it. What a dumb thing to do. While yes, it is a restaurant that rotates and is thus condemned to constantly live in a haze of the 60s and 70s, the experience was excellent. The decor is modern, and the food... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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103 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Searching for a restaurant that is open in Providencia on a Sunday night is not that easy. We happened upon this place, and were relieved that they had a table. The food was good, the wine list excellent, and the waiter was very friendly and helpful. It was only after we had been seated for some time that we noticed... More 

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Thank MandyRog33
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We went to El Giratorio for dinner and we were not at all let down by the view. The dining experience itself was reasonable, the food and wine were good, the service was alright, prices were fine, but it was the view that made the evening. The restaurant rotates very slowly, so you don't even notice that you're moving, but... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant promises an interesting experience, which is a 360 view. But place it's old, menu has odd combinations on Salmon and Bacon, and purpose a risotto on regular white rice. Ate a gnocchi a la carbonara, which was a regular lunch and extremely expensive around USD14,00.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Cuisine
International, Chilean, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Nueva Providencia 2250 | Providencia, Santiago 8320000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Providencia
  • Neighbourhood: Providencia
  • Phone Number: +56 2 2232 1827

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?