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Corchos Bistro y Boutique de vinos

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International, Spanish, Wine Bar
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25 de Mayo 651 esq. Bartolome Mitre | Ciudad Vieja, Montevideo 11000, Uruguay
+598 2917 2051
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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2014

Had a late dinner with some colleagues and food and wine were excellent. Service was friendly and superlative, a must go "back" if I ever am back to Montevideo, Dario, Vito, Piero.

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Richmond, Virginia
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337 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2014

We stopped here specifically for a tasting of the Tannat wines that are a speciality of Uruguay. After explaining our desires to the staff we were presented with tastings of four tannat wines or tannat blends plus a platter of snacks that we found delicious. The wines ran the gamut and we ended by selecting two bottles to take with... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2013

Nice restaurant with great food that has a little bistro feel and is off of the tourist trap streets, great wine selection and the nicest people/staf we've met so far in Montevideo. You can even buy some wine to take with you while you are there! Check out the old "in wall" refrigerator behind the bar, it's quite something if... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2013

Went for lunch after walking around Plaza Independencia and we were not disappointed. The food was very good, service attentive and was a nice small, quiet place off the main street in Ciudad Viejo. Very reasonable prices for high quality food!

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Campinas, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2013

Very nice place in the old city. There is a small adega with a lot of uruguain wines and people to explain about it. The food is good and the price is fare. There are three choices of course on the menu and some choices out of this menu. The empanaditas are delicious.

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Porto Alegre, Brasil
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2013

The place has a big choice of Uruguayan wines. We`ve had an excellent one, Proprium Cabernet Sauvignon, from Bodega Filgueira. The menu has a few choices, but they are good. Fare prices.

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Chile
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

It was four of us, we had 3 weekly menus (which included 3 choices each of appetizer, entree and dessert), 1 main course, 3 refreshments, 5 coffes and 2 bottles of wine, plus 10% tip came to USD37/person. The food was quite enjoyable, the ambience very nice and service was impeccable (waitress was very attentive, knowledgeable and fast). It was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2013

A showcase for good Uruguyan food as well as wines and only a couple of hundred metres from Plaza Independencia. A big thank you to tripadvisor and previous reviewers for commenting on this place as we would never have found it and it has been a highlight of our time in Montevideo. It was a quiet evening so we had... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

Great place for lunch and wine tasting. Have several wines from several Uruguayan wineries. Simple, friendly and casual atmospehere. Nice music. (Frank SInatra). Owner Juan -young, nice, attentive, english speaker- will welcome you and introduce the menu and wine tasting options. I went there with a middle aged couple and the adorable 83 yr old god-mother, all from NYC. We... More 

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Genoa, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2013

staff friendly and professional at the same time. excellent wine, top quality food for low price: we tried alta gracia tannat wine, medallones de entrecotte, ensalada de rucola y peras, helado de vino sobre turron. we'd like coming back to montevideo so we could come back to corchos bistro.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
International, Spanish, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 de Mayo 651 esq. Bartolome Mitre | Ciudad Vieja, Montevideo 11000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2917 2051

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?