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Espiritu Santo

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Seafood, Chilean
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Hector Calvo 392, Valparaiso 2381529, Chile
+56 32 327 0443
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were recommended Espiritu Santo by a Chilean sommelier when we told him we were visiting Valparaiso. Really high quality food and and great wine list with a lot of local wines that the owner said she gets to know the winemakers first before she will put them on the menu. Would highly recommend if you enjoy... More 

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stoneham
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was tremendous. The ceviche and Abalon appetizers were the best I have ever eaten. Duck was prepared flawlessly.

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Santiago, Chile
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

They also have rooms. But we've been for dinner. Certainly one of the best dinning rooms on the Valparaíso hills. Lovely seafood; very nicvely cooked. Good cocktails and desserts. Highly recommended. You need a map (waze or google maps) in order to get there, if you're driving yourselves.

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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The best value in town. Excellent food, preparation and service. Exquisite gourmet dining at affordable prices. I would recommend this restaurant to all.

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Thank Cristián B
Santiago, Chile
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We came here for lunch and this place gets quite busy, probably due to its location and its reputation for great modern and fresh food. The service was efficient and friendly and we had a great experience here. I would recommend making a reservation to get a table for lunch.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We ended up here because it was just up the street from where we were staying and it was, hands-down, the best meal we've had in Chile! The service was impeccable and our server spoke excellent English, but we would have happily muddled through a translator app for this food. I started with the ceviche appetizer which was had all... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We were in the neighborhood, hoping for some vegetables, and TripAdvisor led us to this sleek, modern place. Terrific huge salad full of delicious veggies, nice glass of wine, and really great service. It's near Neruda's house and a great alternative to the home-style places you find all around.

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Thank knitcat
Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is close to the Pablo Neruda museum in Valparaíso, La Sebastiana and is nicely decorated (modern). The service is great and the food was spectacular. They also suggests a great wine pairing with our fish (Sauvignon Blanc from La Recova). We really enjoyed our visit. Highly recommended.

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Thank Christian G
Perth, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful meal at this sophisticated but friendly restaurant in Valparaiso on our way back to Australia recently.Not speaking Spanish, the elegant and warm lady who ran the front of house slowly took us through the menu in English taking time to explain every dish. Her Son, I believe, is the chef. Our meals were... More 

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New York City, NY, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

My girlfriend and I stopped in for lunch before visiting La Sebastiana a short walk up the hill. The interior decor was also beautifully designed but we opted for the fresh air of the small patio in the shade of the side of the building. We relaxed sipping on a local beer and glass of chardonnay. A pleasant conversation with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Cuisine
Seafood, Chilean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hector Calvo 392, Valparaiso 2381529, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +56 32 327 0443

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