Restaurants: 2nd Visit – Bocanáriz, Santiago, Chile

This is a quickie review - you can find the original (glowing) review here...  This is a grumpy response.  I'll admit it, my expectations were raised by the excellent lunch I had a few days earlier.  This time, I was drawn in by the wine flights for which this place is renowned. I ordered my … Continue reading Restaurants: 2nd Visit – Bocanáriz, Santiago, Chile

Restaurants: Bocanáriz, Lastarria District, Santiago, Chile

Restaurant recommendations are not something I normally take or note down from strangers.  But an American couple I met in Uruguay forced me to take out my phone and note down the name 'Bocanáriz' for my visit to Santiago. When browsing on Google Maps, I spotted that name and realised it was the place they … Continue reading Restaurants: Bocanáriz, Lastarria District, Santiago, Chile

Restaurants: Quotidiano, Recoleta, Buenos Aires

Am I still writing blog posts about Argentina? I sure am! Last couple to tidy things up and make the trip complete.  Late in my visit, I discovered Quotidiano, an Italian-style restaurant in Recoleta which WASN'T hyper expensive (shock!). Reviews showed that they were best known for light but delicious pasta dishes. The prospect of … Continue reading Restaurants: Quotidiano, Recoleta, Buenos Aires