An unusual gem in Chile’s capital, Varanasí believes that there are memories to be made with food and the old mantra that ‘you are what you eat’. The menu offers soul food: mainly vegetarian and organic and loaded with spices for an amazing and unique flavor. With the help of their beautiful décor and occasional percussive live music, the incredible recipes will transport you to far away India in just one bite.
Varanasí, Avenida Manuel Montt 983, Santiago, Chile, +56 2 2379 0157
Shakti is one of Santiago’s few 100% vegan restaurants, offering this niche gastronomy to the citizens and tourists of the city. The chefs pay the utmost attention to their innovative dishes, guided by their ethics, producing marvelous creations which are unparalleled in their mouth-watering flavor in the vegan field. The service is exceptional, with waiters giving careful attention to each customer without being overbearing. The open terrace provides a pleasant outdoor area; a relaxing place to enjoy Shakti’s vegan cuisine.
Shakti, Avenida Italia 1568, Santiago, Chile,+56 2 3202 6455
As the name suggests, Holm Ensaladería specializes in salads and is ideal for a light lunch. Their quality ingredients lead to excellence in their cooking, along with a quick service behind the counter. This is a self-service ensaladería, so it is easy to see what is on offer, and customers are also able to prepare their own salads to suit individual tastes. Holm Ensaladería is popular not only for its huge range of innovative salads, but it is constantly praised for its fruit juices, as well as sandwiches, which are made with deliciously fresh bread.
Holm Ensaladería, Padre Mariano 125 | Providencia, Santiago, Chile, +56 9 4227 4411