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Restaurant Alegre

$$$$, International,
Monte Alegre 149 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso 2370637, Chile
+56 32 327 7700
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
15 Jul 2017
“Had a lovely meal at Alegre”
25 Jan 2016
“Our Best Dinner in South America!”
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CUISINES
Chilean, International, Contemporary, South American
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Monte Alegre 149 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso 2370637, Chile
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We had planned to eat at another restaurant up the road but it was a Sunday and the restaurant was closed. There wasn't much available near our hotel and wandered into Alegre, not realising it was part of our hotel. They were about to close...More

Thank JEHSAH
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Our travel agent recommended Alegre and we were not disappointed. They manage to combine Chilean tradition with the lighter touch and delicacy and the addition of vegetables that Europeans tend to appreciate. We started with Chilean champagne on the delightful terrace before going down to...More

Thank John T
Vincent J, Propietario at Restaurant Alegre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

Dear John, Thank you very much for your very nice comments. We are very glad you have enjoyed the experience at Alegre restaurant and really appreciated your time for writing these words. We will share your comments with all the staff of the Alegre Restaurant....More

Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

The appetizer were great, we had scallops with bacon foam (exquisite) and avocado puree that was very delicate. We then had the Angus steak which was good and good desserts as well. Despite being a gastronomic restaurant prices are acceptable and service was overall very...More

Thank Michele S
Vincent J, Propietario at Restaurant Alegre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2016

Dear Michele, we thank you very much for your very good comments about our restaurant and be sure we will share them with all of our staff of Restaurant Alegre. Kind regards.

Reviewed 16 November 2015

We had the opportunity to dine at Alegre when we were in Valparaiso. This is a very fine restaurant with a nice choice of appetizers, mains and dessert. Service was very good. The restaurant is at the lower level of the Palacio Astoreca hotel so...More

1  Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 11 November 2015

A charming experience in a quite and sophisticated restaurant. The white wine wasn´t as chill it should be. Very good food.

Thank bobdur
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Quality of the food was OK, but the portions were disappointingly small. Didn't represent good value for money.

Thank David Martin C
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Fine dining in casual environment. A Relais & Chateaux property where you expect great service, fabulous dishes and a fine dining experience. You absolutely get those here and in a casual atmosphere. Arrive in resort casual clothes to an intimate room where you will be...More

1  Thank SBF2
Reviewed 20 February 2015

The service was faultless but the food very disappointing. Much too much focus on foam and fancy combinations but not nearly enough on whether the basics of taste and texture were successful. They weren't. The steak was tough, the sea bass too fishy, everything was...More

Thank Amanda V
Carolinavelasco23, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurant Alegre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2015

We are very sorry that our restaurant has not met its expectations. Of course thak you for your time to send us your feedback which we will consider in our continuous improvement plan. Kind Regards, Carolina Velasco Hospitality

Reviewed 18 February 2015

The fact that our cab driver told us Alegre is the best restaurant in Chile admittedly didn't carry much weight, but in conjunction with a recommendation from a popular wine club in Santiago, it was enough to give this restaurant a chance.Tucked among the almost...More

Thank JPK_YVR
Carolinavelasco23, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurant Alegre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2015

Thank you very much for letting us know your opinion about your experience in the restaurant Alegre Continue to work closely to exceed all expectations of our guests and diners at a time. We appreciate your visit and hope to return soon. Kind Regards, Carolina...More

Reviewed 3 January 2015

We chose this restaurant for Christmas day lunch and it far exceeded even our highest hopes and expectations. we generally enjoy fine dining and taster menus with matching wine and this was one of the best meals we think we have ever had yet it...More

Thank Siempredviaje
arielopizzo, Gerente at Restaurant Alegre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2015

Thank you very much for your comments. We are glad you have enjoyed the experience at Alegre restaurant during Christmas lunch and really appreciated your time for writing this words. Ariel Lopizzo General Manager Hotel Palacio Astoreca

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SBF2
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Response from JPK_YVR | Reviewed this property |
No. Although the food is super formal, the place itself is very laid back. I wouldn't wear flipflops and board shorts, but you don't need a suit either.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Cuisine
Chilean, International, Contemporary, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monte Alegre 149 | Cerro Alegre, Valparaiso 2370637, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +56 32 327 7700
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy the best gastronomy together with high quality wines, following our philosophy: benefit of the local products with a particular emphasis on sea products, with the idea of transforming them according the mood of the chef. Whether for a romantic or family diner, or a company event, in our Alegre restaurant you will find a perfect place to enjoy our cuisine, both in the interior of the restaurant and our terrace, always with sea views. We offer you the possibility to go down to the hotel's wine cellar to choose your own bottle to accompany your meal
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