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Calle Condell, 1234, Vina del Mar, Chile
+56 32 268 1312
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Rio del Mar, California
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Everything about this place tells you that you are NOT in the U.S.; you are in Chile. We headed upstairs. No tourists, except us, in sight. Several couples, two families, us (I guess we were one of the couples). We chose a table off to one side to capture the scene more easily. A waiter brought us menus within seconds,... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is a fast food chain whit several restaurants in Chile. It's perfect for lunch or dinner and you have to be hungry because everything you order is big! Price is good and it's a hangout for young and old, yes everybody eats here. For a Sprite and a Completo ( sausage whit bun and topped whit avocado, French shopped... More 

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Thank Susan L
Split, Croatia
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146 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Fast food with huge portions- chilean style, some of sandwiches is impossible to eat in one, fresh ingredients, you can sit down and eat or take away your food.

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Houston, Texas
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175 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a quality quick meal this is the place. The food is very reasonably priced as well. Serving up a variety of quick meals at very reasonable prices. The best chilean fast food in viña.

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Thank Andypequeno
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2014

I give it 5 stars, but obviously only compared to other fast food restaurants. The portions are very generous, the prices are good, and the food is tasty and consistent. Just remember that it is indeed fast food, so don't go expecting a pretty dining experience.

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Thank Alan H
London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2012

El Guaton is a local burger joint that specialises in "big" servings. We tried its namesake, a very tasty and rather large sandwich (El Guaton - double layer of steak, tons of tomatoes and guacamole, heaps of mayo, plus cheese and lettuce - it's about 6" high and 8" in diameter).... Would definitely suggest splitting itr. Including two beers, the... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2012

One of the only few restaurants opened after hours

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Condell, 1234, Vina del Mar, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Vina del Mar
  • Phone Number: +56 32 268 1312

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