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Pico Alto

Avda Principal - La Barra, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4277 0436
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
2 Mar 2016
“Excellent value, great chivito, nice atmosphere”
11 Feb 2016
“Best "fainá" in the known universe”
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avda Principal - La Barra, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

Chivito, the national sandwich of Uruguay, can be a hit or miss thing. Pico Alto does it perfectly. The right level of junk (it is our answer to the burger) or toppings, and a perfect bun that does not disintegrate before you eat it. Good...More

Thank Margarita P
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Great place, open all year. Amazing pizza, and best of all THE BEST flavoured fainá ever! The place is small, rustic, charming, with a beach vibe to it. The service is amazing and you can even order 1 later coke to the table

Thank Rauko-uy
Reviewed 10 February 2016

If your want to eat pizza, do not have doubts. This is the place to go in La Barra. We went with another family, 9 people in total. You should come here for the food. Don't look at the toilets as they should fully renovate...More

Thank RamiroMC
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We always go to Pico Alto when we're in La Barra - we've been going for years now. The pizza is great and the beach bar vibe is authentic - this is the real thing!

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 7 January 2015

If you care for good pizza or tasty chivito with a cold beer, this is your place! Family place, teens place at night. Good service. You will enjoy it. It is located at the entrance of La Barra.

Thank Portenita
Reviewed 29 December 2014

The line was long so we expected something must be good. The prices were high but this is normal this time of the year in Punta. The place was average decor and style...more like a beach hut. Service was all over the place. The Pizza...More

Thank alvimangles
Reviewed 22 February 2014

First the food. I found it on the expensive side for what I got. The pizza was good. Service was limited. I asked for pepper... no luck... Got instead a pretty empty bottle of tabasco sauce. This is cash only but the restaurant accepts US...More

Thank Luis R
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Relaxed atmosphere. Young crowd. Great pizza!! Very good service. Although it was a very busy night in early January 2014 we took our son, daughter and nephew to this chic Barra Pizzeria and we were not disappointed. The greeting lady was courteous and very helpful...More

Thank MTV4844
Reviewed 6 January 2014

This fun little whole in the wall pizza join is one not to be missed. The service is prompt and friendly even though they get slammed almost every night. The pizza is good, ambiance fun, casual and beachy...don't expect great pizza or a fantastic meal,...More

Thank goodlife123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avda Principal - La Barra, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4277 0436
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