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Avenida Nueva Costanera 4076 | Vitacura, Santiago 3922, Chile
+56 2 2206 7839
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 20:00 - 00:00
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Sao Paulo, SP
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to La Mar a few times during my stay in Santiago. The restaurant has a very nice environment and the food is divine! Loved it. The ceviche is perfect! Go for the trilogy one! The Pisco Sour drink is a must! Do order it! My favorite place in Santiago. I do recommend!

1 Thank Rodolfo B
Bloomfield, Connecticut
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice restaurant at moderate prices with terrific seafood. Cons were the cab ride which was 20 minutes from Lasterria neighborhood.

Thank Richard P
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So maybe Im a little spoiled because I went to La Mar in Lima which was excellent. So I was a bit disappointed with the one in Santiago. First to start the waiter was a little pushy and not very friendly. Not to mention I speak Spanish so it was not as if I couldn't read what was on the... More 

Thank Claudio L
Cascais, Portugal
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Over the years I have eaten in Gaston’s restaurants in NYC, Madrid, Miami and Lima. My experience was inconsistent, from excellent in Madrid and NYC to very poor in Miami. This time, in Santiago, we had it at it’s best. Good service, fresh, well cooked, creative peruvian dishes. Everything was delicious. I highly recommend this restaurant in beautiful vitacura quarter.

Thank Pedro1962
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is awesome Little bit pricy for Santiago. service very good. Pisco is a must have! Inside is a little bit noisy. Lots of great fresh fish.

Thank Matias M
Arroyo Grande, California
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58 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A charming atmosphere and an extensive menu add to the enjoyment of the fish of your choice. The waiters are helpful in selecting a dinner that suits your tastes. You won't go away hungry, and the cost won't leave a large hole in your wallet.

Thank Stephen D
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The portions are generous, good location and wine list extensive, however that's where the positives end...the restaurant was recommended to us by a friend...I don't like to give negative reviews however after three weeks in South America this was the most expensive and most disappointing meal, the service was poor, we had to ask three times to order water and... More 

Thank Melissa N
Gradignan, France
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Big place 225 seatings. Beautiful ceviches, perfect Tac Tacu's, to round it off with a delicious Pisco Sour. Excellent evening

Thank Jacob T
Vila Velha, Espirito Santo, Brazil
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63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The restaurant is always crowded of residents and is not a tourist place. The food is fresh and has very good quality and taste. Try the ceviches with fish,octopuss,calamari, and all the seafood. There's a good wine card and the desserts are delicious.

Thank Ronaldo d
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Was taken here by my local Chilean colleague who's wife is Peruvian. They recommended this palce and my goodness did it deliver. Atmosphere - lively, yet spacious and with enough privacy Food - outstanding! Cevice was awesome, grilled octopus delicious, but the cured tuna was a stand out. Drinks -Pisco Sours were very good Staff - perfect - attentive and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$70
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, South American, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Nueva Costanera 4076 | Vitacura, Santiago 3922, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago>  > Vitacura
  • Neighbourhood: Vitacura
  • Phone Number: +56 2 2206 7839

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