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Camino Vaitea Anakena | Frente al salón de testigos de jehova, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
+56 9 7255 7533
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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“miso soup” (22 reviews)
“beef” (21 reviews)
“fish” (33 reviews)
Japanese, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Camino Vaitea Anakena | Frente al salón de testigos de jehova, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
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Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Was on Easter Island for 3 nights and ate here twice. My only regret is I didn't eat here three times. Chef Kotaro prepared some of the best Japanese food I have ever eaten. I've eaten all over Japan and it's very rare to find...More

4  Thank dragonmann
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We are Japanese descendants and we love Japanese food (and we are picky about it). Even so, this restaurant went way beyond our expectations and it was definitely the best restaurant in Easter Island!!! Very authentic and very very good sushi and sashimi!

2  Thank 2012_CEH
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Great value and fabulous food especially compared to the rest of the island. The owner was the chef and he was wonderful! Such a great host! We had sushi that was probably caught earlier that morning. The inside of the restaurant is really cool

1  Thank Janejk24
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

I visited Kotaro after trip advisor recommendations, it is a reservation only restaurant slightly outside of the main bit of town. On the owners recommendations I went for the set menu with a shrimp curry as my main course. The food was excellent, the owner...More

1  Thank EmmaB1948
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Wanted to eat in the local town so checked Trip Advisor to see what was on offer. This place jumped out with superb reviews. Kotaro couldn't have been nicer and is great fun. He helped us pick the food and we were not disappointed. Japanese...More

Thank DRMster
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We ordered a set menu after the owner and chef (which is an amazing guy by the way, your can really feel his devotion to give you a great food experience) talked to us to figure out what we were after ( there is also...More

1  Thank arbi_72
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Followed the chef's suggestion. Red snapper and tuna nigiri - yum! Miso soup and red Snapper with veggies was a great first meal on the Island. Would definitely recommend eating here. It's a little harder to find as it's not on the main road but...More

1  Thank Virginie W
Reviewed November 20, 2016

My girlfriend and I had read about many of the restaurants in EI, and this one was always consistently ranked in the top 3. On our first night, we wanted to see what all the hype was about, so we ventured out. Since it was...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed November 17, 2016

A complete culinary experience. The place, made by the very hands of Kotaro; his passion to explaining all different flavors and preparations for each food alternative. And the food, a treat to our palate. We spent 4 days in the island, went to places recommended...More

1  Thank César M
Reviewed November 1, 2016

You know when you read a review, and you aren't sure if it's as good as it's said? Guess what, this place is better. Forget about Michelin stars, I'm not comparing to those. Kotaro has more than it. It has a chef/owner that is beyond...More

1  Thank stoneiam
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$20,000 - US$70,000
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Vaitea Anakena | Frente al salón de testigos de jehova, Hanga Roa, Easter Island, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Easter Island  >  Hanga Roa
  • Phone Number: +56 9 7255 7533
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Right now we are in reconstruction Reservations will begin to take place from October 20th Same time and same rules And remember...This restaurant work only with reservations then don't be silly make a reservation All the obligatory information of the restaurant will find it : izakayakotaro.blogspot.com instagram : kotaro_bistro Kotaro Exclusive no popular...
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