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Las viejas cochinas

Talca, Chile
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“chilli” (2 reviews)
“the river” (5 reviews)
“punch” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Chilean
Talca, Chile
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were in town from the U.S. visiting his family and this was the 1st place on their list to eat. It has a prime location close to the river and I hear on the weekends it gets crazy busy. We shared...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank SarahG2179
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Honest chilean cooking. Just love this place for their simple style. It's 100% Chile. Price is ok. They got simple home cooking food with some nice pebre as first dish

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank AXELG193
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Safe on premises parking, Nice riverside setting. Antiquated and rustic venue. Large servings of chilean home style food, great for family lunch and groups of friends. Regulars are local families, groups, very few tourists.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Geowestpacific
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great place for eating locally without frills. Always lively and friendly with great punch and good size meals

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Petercaligari
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

While staying in Santiago, we had a day where not much was planned so we took a train ride out to Talca. After walking around the town we were able to find out that the place was not within walking distance of the train station...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Carmenere007
Reviewed 8 January 2016

It is a hard place to understand if you are a foreigner: just sit down and wave so someone stops to take your order. It is pinctoresque, indeed, but food is way too greasy for my taste. Portions are huge, place is messy, very VERY...More

Date of visit: December 2015
1  Thank maca222
Reviewed 30 November 2015

delicius food for enjoy with Friends and family . I highly recommend the " pollo mariscal with fries" and the "chancho en piedra" the services can take a time but the food is really good the prices are not the cheapest but is affordable.

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank mariela l
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The name of this place would be translated as "dirty old ladies", but can't be farest from reality (I hope!!), this is a very typical place in Talca, not easy to find (just beside the river but without a sign). You can find all the...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Rodrigo V
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Though a very popular and typically Talquina restaurant with a good atmosphere, reflecting the artisan culinary tradition of Maule, over the last few years from been a place of consistently served good food ,the management has some what took the eyes off the ball. These...More

Date of visit: August 2014
1  Thank mike b
Reviewed 17 October 2013

Very local hang out and very busy ........You have to get the Chancho en piedra and empanadas. very good price and the bread is great and good wine.

Date of visit: November 2012
Thank gringa62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Seafood, Chilean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Talca, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Maule Region  >  Talca
  • Phone Number: 71216621
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