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El Ancla

) #116 of 4,248 Restaurants in Santiago $$ - $$$ Seafood, Soups,
Santa Beatriz 191, Santiago 8320000, Chile
+56 2 2264 2275
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“abalone” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (26 reviews)
“empanadas” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 23:00All hours
Seafood, Soups, Chilean
$$ - $$$
Santa Beatriz 191, Santiago 8320000, Chile
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Santiago have a huge and fresh seafood offer with great and competitive restaurants. This particular restaurant has many local options! I requested mariscos al pilpil with sautéed potatoes and was a unique flavor explosion! Starting with the plate presentation, the variety of colors and delicious...More

Thank Roberto E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered a Large Cold See Food mix dish to share. It has like something out of a book well presented and the flavors all different some great some not so much unless you know what you are eating. Sea Urchig was one of the...More

Thank Oscar V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is excellent , the portions are big so come hungry.Absolutely delicious,whenever I travel to Santiago I always stop here for lunch or dinner. The atmosphere is quaint, the service is great and the waiter are real professionals. Everything is fresh and fantastic, they...More

Thank blancalex2017
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Visited several times through our stay as so good and close to "home". Really warm welcome and atmosphere. Intimate building with traditional character and lovely views of the 'cerro". All fish and seafood dishes we tried were delicious and generous. Good wine list but best...More

Thank mokeos
Reviewed 11 May 2017

If you are looking for some seafood, this is the place! excellent service and definitely delicious! We order some "Machas a la Parmesana", Ceviches (chilean way!) and Chupe..every dish was an experience! I strongly recommended the place!

Thank Antonieta V
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I ate at El Ancla twice during my stay in Santiago. The first time I had ceviche. It was very good but not exceptional. The second time I had a mind-blowingly delicious stew of octopus, potato, onion, fish, garlic, and hot pepper. The super friendly...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We four had an obnoxious waiter. We waited almost an hour for our food to arrive. Of course it arrived cold! And overcooked. And flavourless. Not recommended!

Thank dalebiteen
Reviewed 3 March 2017

As we were staying in Providence neighborhood we searched for some restaurant offering seafood and fish nearby. We found "El Ancla" on a lovely corner three blocks away Providence Avenue. We ate on two different nights Empandas of shrimp and centolla, Ceviche Imperial and Pilpil...More

Thank Dru_Bell
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We were looking for other restaurant as it was closed, we decided to go to El Ancla once it was nearby. I had grilled congrio with octopus sauce and potatos. The whole meal was average as well as the service.

Thank Maria Cecilia L
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This place is located in Providencia, a bit aside from the noise of the main street. It's better to go around 7:30-8 pm since it tends to get crowded after that, ask for a table outside. The staff is very attentive and friendly, another couple...More

Thank piochita
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Soups, Chilean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Beatriz 191, Santiago 8320000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Providencia
  • Neighbourhood: Providencia
  • Phone Number: +56 2 2264 2275
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