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San Telmo

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Boliviana 789 esquina 21 de Mayo, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
+56 61 222 8297
Sun 12:00 - 15:30
Tue - Sat 19:30 - 23:30
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Jackson, Wyoming
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96 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Went to this gem of a spot on a sleepy evening in town. My two friends and I were looking for a proper South American steak house and this place was great. Steaks were monstrous and perfectly cooked and they had a nice assortment of side sauces you could order with them. The sides were simple and in steakhouse style... More 

Thank mainegnome
Jackson, Wyoming, USA
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing steaks and sides! The portion sizes were huge and the wine menu was very diverse. We each ordered the steak so I don't know how the fish was but the sauces were great accompaniment. Delicious dinner in punta arenas!

Thank Reanna N
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97 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Came here to kill time before our flight back to Santiago. We ate steak earlier so came for some fish. Let me just say the portions were huge! I should've came here earlier when I was hungrier! Very affordable and great location if you are staying in the cheaper area of town.

Thank Cichosz8
Springfield, Missouri
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We were just visiting the city in our way to Torres del paine and recomended by our hotel staff. Delicious food, wine and excelent service. The should be among the best ten restaurants in Punta Arenas.

Thank margarethG9973KY
Alexandria, Virginia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The Restaurante San Telmo is the best restaurant in Punta Arenas! I contacted the San Telmo about a year in advance to make a reservation for a large dinner party. Roberto responded quickly and stayed in continuous contact with me up to the day of the party. Roberto is not only the owner, but the chef extraordinaire as well! He... More 

Thank Renee G
Denver, Colorado
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed this great spot in Punta Arenas with 14 people for a Birthday Party!! The owner Roberto is GREAT!! And will do whatever is necessary to make your visit a success. I ate the ribeye (steak with Italian chorizo) and it was the best I've eaten in Patagonian region!! Highly recommended. Casual dress, casual atmosphere, good vibe.

Thank Uremovich
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Fantastic is an understatement. The steaks were huge and delicious. The owner was friendly and made our experience wonderful.

Thank Kristen G
Alexandria, Virginia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Roberto was very helpful setting up and delivering our private party of 14 people on a day that he was not even open. He brought the staff in, made very tasty recommendations for appetizers, entrees and the excellent local wines. The steaks and fish were outstanding and all members of the party were very impressed with the quality and quantity... More 

Thank Chris B
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Good prices, good service, outstanding grilled filet! We even were there again on the following day, to enjoy this excellent dish once again:-)

Thank tamangur
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Excellent Argentinian restaurant. The steak is fantastic and huge. Nice place with good service. Highly recommended

Thank dick93378

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Latin, Argentinian, Chilean, South American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boliviana 789 esquina 21 de Mayo, Punta Arenas 6200000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Magallanes Region  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: +56 61 222 8297
San Telmo Restaurant is the first thematic restaurant specialized in grilled meats. You will find at San Telmo a traditional argentinian stile restaurant with its music, tango and a menu with selected fresh products every day. You are invited to enjoy a night of tango show and a delicious steak, argentinian style.

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