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Damiana Elena

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$$$$
Italian, Seafood, Chilean
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Hernando de Magallanes 341, Punta Arenas 6212739, Chile
(61) 222-818
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Thu 19:30 - 23:30
Fri 19:30 - 00:00
Sat 19:30 - 23:30
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2 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I've ever been to. All 3 appetizers were great, all 3 main courses were great, both deserts were great. Freshest king crab I've ever had.

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kuala lumpur
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83 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I have been to Damiana Elena several times, and it never ceased to puzzle me, both in terms of decor, atmosphere and cuisine. The decor is an ecclectic mix of European Baroque style and epoca and a very typical Patagonical style, which are not 2 things that mix easily, but strangely, together with the very personal attention from the owners,... More 

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Rio Gallegos, Argentina
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154 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The building is "chic", the service very polite and the food great. It is not the first time I go there and always find the same good quality.

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Aberdeen, UK
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017

a nice building with a an interior still more or less with its original domestic layout. Food was excellent, service was good but unobtrusive. The atmosphere was congenial.

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Zurich
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A fantastic place. Really a magical experience. The place is so nice and the food so good. Very well served. I keep on going everytime I am in town. Don t be scared because the waiter reads the menu to you, and no the prices. The prices are very good. For USD 100 a couple will have a great dinner... More 

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Bergamo, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had a great culinary and human experience! The staff was extremely friendly and polite. The food was really delicious: gnocchi were excellent (and it is said by an Italian!) and so was the king crab! Good wines choice. Everything in the restaurant was smart and there was a wonderful atmosphere... a really jewel in Punta Arenas... Surely we will... More 

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Thank Marco L
Santiago, Chile
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This restaurants has a very good food quality, they have another way of introduce their dishes options because they don´t have a menu, so the waiter in charge of your table gives you the different options of pasta, meat, fish and seafood they have for that day. People there is very nice and make you feel in a very friendly... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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68 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This was one of my favourite dining experiences in Punta Arenas. The restaurant is in a large old mansion in a residential area of town with a few upscale selections for dinner. Their pisco sour was amazing!

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Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Ridiculously fresh local fish, seasonal menu, inspired by traditional Italian with w nouveau spin. Charming Victorian atmosphere, popular with locals and tourists alike.

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and excellent food as well as great and professional service! Prices are a bit higher but absolutely worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Chilean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
19:30 - 23:30
Thursday
19:30 - 23:30
Friday
19:30 - 00:00
Saturday
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hernando de Magallanes 341, Punta Arenas 6212739, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: (61) 222-818

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