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Le Bistrot Merci

Quinta 11, Vina del Mar 2571502, Chile
+56 32 268 0276
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (5 reviews)
“onion soup” (5 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Quinta 11, Vina del Mar 2571502, Chile
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Really friendly owner of this lovely restaurant. Not surrounded by other restaurants so great place after we were a bit lost in this part of town.

Thank Vera V
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Nice food, nice people and superb live music! All at a reasonable price. A hidden gem of Viña del Mar.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I was part of a large group getting together for drinks and some light eating. Everyone seemed pleased with the food and service, whether they got an entree, a salad, or a sandwich. There is a great selection of wine, beer, and pisco (it is...More

Thank JoeRose50
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

As usual excelente attention by Philippe, the owner. Nice meals with awesome potatos and fantastic crème broulé.

Thank Ricardo D
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We went there on a busy night (all tables were taken within an hour of our arrival), being only 3 for a reservation of 4, which the waiter said was absolutely not a problem. They have good vegetarian choices - the eggplant lentil dish was...More

Thank Stosto2
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We found this place on Google. We went by and it looked OK. Really not bad. The service was by 2 young fellows who did very well. We sat on the patio which overlooked an interesting parking lot. (If you go you will see what...More

Thank Grahamarb
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I went there for dinner based on recommendation in my travel guide and it was only few blocks away from my hotel. It does not look like much from the outside sitting on the banks of the (at least in summer) dried out river banks....More

Thank Stephan B
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I went today (December 19, 2016) for lunch with my dear friend visiting from California with high expectations. We got there at 1:30pm, and we walked right in, there were only 4 tables with customer, thus there were a few tables open (empty) in the...More

1  Thank Worldtraveler431
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We went to the Bistro about 4 times: 3 times two years ago and last time two weeks ago. The performance of the bistro is very uneven; when it is good, it can be very good, when it is not is very disappointing. OK, so...More

Thank Grazyna W
Reviewed 29 October 2016

My husband and I were overjoyed to find this French bistro. We dined there a few times during our 6 week stay in Vina, and each meal was spectacular. In fact, it was our favorite restaurant in the area. We enjoyed several items off of...More

1  Thank KimberlyJoyV
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quinta 11, Vina del Mar 2571502, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Valparaiso Region  >  Vina del Mar
  • Phone Number: +56 32 268 0276
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French restaurant in the city center of Vina del mar in Chile. We offer business lunch as well as delicious french pastries: macarons!! Groups and events are also welcome at the second floor in our beautiful ancient house. A la carte: beef bourguignon, rumsteak, rabbit, quiches, lasagnas de verduras, ognons soup and soup of the day, varieties of fish, as well as wines, beers and French spirits along with the dinner. Vegetarian and vegan foods gourmet.
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