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Porto Viejo Restaurant

Valdivia 154. esq.Cochrane 99, Valparaiso, Chile
+56 32 221 2709
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“local seafood” (4 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“walk home” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:30 pmAll hours
Seafood, Chilean
$$ - $$$
Valdivia 154. esq.Cochrane 99, Valparaiso, Chile
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Today we had lunch in this restaurant. Our waiter, Alexandro, was very friendly and tried to explain us all the food, due to we just speak very little spanish. We took the dish of the day, fish with rice, and it was great! Maybe we...More

1  Thank Lars K
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Amazing food amazing wine. Very happy. Yes, area is a bit sketchy but you can always get an uber.

Thank ALTravelling
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Based on the previous reviews we expected more from the food. We had "pastel de jaiba" and "camarones gratinados". Both were good but not the bests we have tried. My fiancée is gluten-intolerant. If you are, do ask beforehand if your dish contains gluten (we...More

Thank ThePolymathGirl
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal at Porto Viejo. The fish of the day was very tasty and the servings are very generous. The waiters were so helpful and charming despite my rudimentary Spanish, but when we paid they told us we couldn't walk home as...More

Thank HollyRS_12
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Very good fresh Seafood, generous portions, very fresh dinner rolls, great selection of wine and beer as well as mixed drinks. English menu available. Free wifi.

Thank HolaRita
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Really authentic seafood restaurant located in the port area.We were taken there by a local one night and LOVED it so much we ate there several times but at lunch time only as the area is so so at night . Delicious pastel de jaiba,ostiones...More

Thank Pastelchris
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

You would not pick this location as it is in a rough part of town but you can't fault the service at this place. Big place. Tvs showing sport. Jazz on the speakers. Small menu but well priced. Really nice feel about it. Not touristy...More

Thank michealbryant
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We were in the Old Port and were looking for a spot for lunch. Porto Viejo was a find. It's local, and away from the port views and tourist prices. Several staff spoke English and explained the menu. It was clean, tasty and full of...More

Thank Freoroamers
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Wanted more seafood in Valpo, hence I came here for dinner, as my seafood lunch at Buenos Aires (opposite this restaurant) wasn't satisfying. Had the fish a la plancha. Was yummy. Service was incredible, the staff were very attentive and professional. Two thumbs up to...More

Thank Smerving_away
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon this restaurant as it was close to my B&B. The area is a little sketchy but the food was great. I mention the area only because I am a solo female traveler and I try to be aware of my surroundings so...More

Thank OJillers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Chilean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valdivia 154. esq.Cochrane 99, Valparaiso, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +56 32 221 2709
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Porto Viejo is a family restaurant located at the heritage location port area in Valparaíso. We are open every day from 11 AM until 11 PM, we don´t close during the afternoon.We have internet connection WIFI, TV for watching your favorite sports and a bonfire to get you warm.We invite you to come.Francisco & family
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