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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 good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (7 reviews)
“parrilla” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Latin, Seafood, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
$$ - $$$
Calle 30 entre calle 20 y Av. Gorlero, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

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
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

They don't cover cubierto and the servers are friendly. It's packed in this place but we got a seat quickly. We ordered a bottle of wine and the table service was not proper, the server just poured the wine into our glasses but it was...More

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We started our New Year's Eve at El Tonel, which we were glad offered their regular menu and prices for the night. On arrival, we found the check-in process a little confusing, as the host was not immediately evident and once identified, did not take...More

Thank JourneyingWoman
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The service was good. Ordered my steak medium rare and it came dry. Not much flavor. The prices are cheaper for punta del este but better food can be found in the area

Thank spinuzzi
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Very good food, reasonable prices, good service. The Omelet was tasting really nice, the fish came as a good portion and was fresh and tasty and the piece of meat was big and well prepared.

Thank FrederikSchack
Reviewed 2 May 2016

The pictoral menu was helpful in making selections. We had a very friendly and helpful waiter and ended up with a delicious meal fresh off the grill.

Thank Beachwriter1
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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