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La Casa de Jorge Paez Vilaro - Gallery & Restaurant

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Misiones de los Tapes 65 | Barrio Historico, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 4522 9211
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113 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

In the heart of historical Center of Colonia, this is a mix of restaurant and art gallery. The enviromment is perfect and the music is cool. Staff excellent. Raviolli with salmon and shrimp ... I suggest. Its no cheaper restaurant.

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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

A lot of the same in the gallery collection. But entire town of 8 square blocks has the same Inventory. I am not sure why UNESCO named it a historical city or why 10,000 Places to See Before You Die listed it. Go on to Montevideo. Don't stop.

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Thank Theresa P
Uruguay
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We were looking for dinner on an awful rainy winter night in Colonia; this place looked cozy and dry so we went in. The place serves as a gallery for paintings of the late artist Jorge Paez Vilaro, brother of the also late artist Carlos Paez Vilaro. Jorge’s son runs this restaurant and he was overseeing the service on the... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely environment to sit back and soak up an evening in Colonia. No A/C and the food is good (but not great). Lovely, friendly service. The artwork, antiques and music make it!

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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37 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Hard to believe this was the same restaurant with which we fell in love four years ago. Same ownership, so no excuse there. This time the service was quite staggeringly poor. We had the worst waitress we've ever had the misery to encounter anywhere in the world. The main course order was incorrect and had to be redone. The fillet... More 

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Estimado Sr/Sra, Lamento mucho que su reciente experiencia no colmó sus expectativas. Su comportamiento al principio amable se fue convirtiendo... More 

Montevideo Department, Uruguay
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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2014

My husband and I decided to try this restaurant for dinner this September. We were drawn to it after reading that it offers an intimate, artistic, cozy environment in an old colonial house that belonged to an artist. We also read that the artist's son was in charge of it and somebody wrote that he offered a nice tour of... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2013

Reading some of the reviews for this place I wonder if I was indeed there! Service was bad and food was absolutely normal, I could even say that it needed to be "spiced up"! We had a nice Tanat wine and the decoration was lovely, especially some of the paintings though not much by Carlos Paez Vilaro. Something worth mentioning... More 

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London, England
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2013

After following some recommendations which resulted in some forgetable meals my daughter insisted we try this place and it was fantastic.Interesting menu, memorable little place, really nice service and the food turned out great. Go!

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Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2012

You will find a lot of similar things with Gaudi on this house. The place is really well maintaned, the view is spectacular. Go there and enjoy good art in a wild place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2012

After an ordinary experience at the large restaurant on the main Plaza - too busy, not enough staff and food wasn't bad but just ordinary - we picked up that place for its caractere and its location. The waitress was great and most importantly the food was delicious. Great care was taken for presentation and it tasted good - see... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
20:00 - 00:00
Monday
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
20:00 - 00:00
Saturday
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Misiones de los Tapes 65 | Barrio Historico, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 9211

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