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la giraldita

lamas esquina munoz, Montevideo, Uruguay
+598 2709 9997
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good51%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
25 Jan 2017
“Terrible service”
20 Jul 2016
“Old bar with lots of character, strong cocktails”
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All hours
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
lamas esquina munoz, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

Service is terrible, advise on dishes is terrible. Asked for a good dish with meat to share with my wife and the piece recommended was 1" by 2" half of which was fat. Never again.

Thank BradMontero
Reviewed 20 July 2016

From the moment you step on, you feel transported into a different world. The food was so-so and cocktails were strangely mixed, but were really strong. I would come back again if only to sit outside in the summer or enjoy the atmosphere of older...More

Thank Irahew
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I had dinner here during my last visit to Montevideo. My dad and his partner dine there once a month and introduced me to it. The atmosphere is great, it's like dinning in a museum, but quite funky and very well set up. We shared...More

Thank Luciana G
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This was a regular place for us and apart from the fabulous decor, the menu was a refreshing change in Montevideo, a gourmet's delight. We went today, however and found that the chef has gone (the owners have opened another restaurant in Punta Carretas -...More

Thank grahamstanley
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I have been with my family in this very particular place in Montevideo. What I best liked is the carefully designed 1920's typical bar environment, with hundreds of wine and whisky bottles, ancient wood counter and furniture, many old objects and, of course, the picture...More

Thank RICARDO V
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

We loved it! I went twice, two days consecutently, diner wih friends and next day: family lunch We loved it! Great decoration Great location (Pocitos) Great ambiance Very good service Amazing food Maybe a little too expensive for the type of restaurant (is not a...More

Thank Emmanuelle A
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The sandwich are okay ! Chivitos and all the typical Uruguayan food. If you sitting inside the atmosphere it's lovely.

Thank veronicaperdomo
Reviewed 6 October 2014

If you have ever been to Musso & Frank's in LA or P.J. Clark's in Manhattan this is what La Giraldita is -- a peek into the past. In this case it's Montevideos past. It's an old grocery store and it's crammed with memorabilia similar...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 28 September 2014

The quality and service has slipped. I've been here in the past and enjoyed the food and service. This was not a good experience all round. Usually one can sit outside and eat, but there were no tables or chairs this time. When we inquired...More

Thank FredWatson
Reviewed 6 June 2014

place décor is great!!! Old bar ambiance, full of memories and small tokens from a different time, more traditional, more relaxed, showcasing examples of art and merchandising from the past. Lovely! I also recommend the cocktails!! and the "picadas" are great too! The rest of...More

Thank danielmc4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:30
Saturday
12:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: lamas esquina munoz, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2709 9997
Description
era un antiguo bar que conserva antiguedades de la epoca pero que tiene un menu ejecutivo muy bueno elaborado por chefs jovenes y talentosos
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