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El Tonel

Calle 30 entre calle 20 y Av. Gorlero, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4244 8934
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“parrilla” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
$$ - $$$
Calle 30 entre calle 20 y Av. Gorlero, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are hungry as we were, that's an option when you can no longer wait. It's not inexpensive but have good options. Meat is a good call which keeps the Uruguayan tradition. Pastas are ok and salads are poor. But El Nuevo Tonel (...More

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Our waiter, Ramiro, deserves a prize, as he is an excellent professional knowing how to treat a client well. So, the nice experience started very well because of Ramiro. The fish that Ramiro suggested was incredible and very delicious. The restaurant is very pleasant and...More

Thank JaderIpa
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Had the perfect steak cooked to perfection. The service and waiters were awesome took care of us and gave us complimentary coffee for valentines day. Totally recommend for dinner. Go early as it tends to be packed.

Thank Carolina N
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Great service Good food Beautiful time A must in punta del este- the iconic plat el chivito was very good in taste and presentation-

Thank gigicasanova2014
Reviewed 13 December 2017

The service here was superb as were the mussels ( mejillones provenza). We look for mussels wherever we travel, and these were among the best we've had. Beer is available, and everything was at very reasonable prices.

Thank BroMattAz
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This restaurant is near gorlero and the port. You can choice sea food , pasta and good parrilla. Prices are normal. Not expensive than port. Unluckely not have good view and the pederestian walk beside you. Service is good.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The food is blah. Better steak at los caracoles. Service is great. Typical restaurant but overpriced for the quality of food

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Friendly place, they welcome you like you were part of the family. Very good service and amazing food.

Thank Marcelo B
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Don not forget to use your foreign credit card, 22% tax not included in price of meal, we had Brochette of meat, ham, chicken and meat, we also had one side dish of baked sweet potato, it was too much so we brought some home...More

Thank Pepperjackm
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Went here on a recommendation from our hotel and because we were told it was a great parilla. We ordered a rib-eye steak and a baked potato with salad. The steak looked great but was too well cooked and for a rib-eye was amazingly dry...More

Thank BristolCharles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 30 entre calle 20 y Av. Gorlero, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4244 8934
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