DESTINATIONS chile santiago Cafes Café Iyael
Café Iyael is a popular café among Santiago's locals and known for their delicious cheesy empanadas. They are the perfect snack if you are feeling a little peckish but it won't be hard to stuff yourself with them in lieu of lunch or dinner either. Iyael's mama owner refuses to reveal her empanada secret and you will therefore not have any other choice but to return to get more (which you will definitely want to do anyways).
- Address: Santa Isabel 793, Santiago
- Phone: +56 2 2249 8212
- Address: Mon - Fri 12pm - 9pm, Sat 12.30pm - 5pm
- More Info: www.facebook.com/cafeiyael/
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Café Iyael is a popular café among Santiago's locals and known for their delicious cheesy empanadas. They are the perfect snack if you are feeling a little peckish but it won't be hard to stuff yourself with them in lieu of lunch or dinner either. Iyael's mama owner refuses to reveal her empanada secret and…
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