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Misiones de los Tapes 101, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 4523 0271
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is VERY expensive!! We were 4, the food was re-heated and re-fried. We left most of it, and without any alcohol or desserts, the bill was $100, which I would not mind paying if it would have been better than MAc Donald's.

Thank Victoria T
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Good place, price is average, menu have too many options, the food comes considerably fast. I consider this place for couples once is very romantic to have dinner there with candlesticks in the table.

Thank Mario J
Perth, Australia
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947 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

On Plaza Mayor with interior & outside seating, all with pleasant old world décor Comprehensive menu with food being reasonable & service satisfactory

Thank Darrel J
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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150 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A lovely day, so we dined outside. I had the bife stroganoff with champions gravy and the pure de papa with Merlot wine. Delicious. Dessert was chocolate and vanilla ice cream. Our table and chairs were a bit rocky because we were on the cobble stoned street. Our waitress was cooperative for us to have a nice, long lunch. An... More 

Thank wonderlust_9
Swansea, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We ate in the evening choose this place because it was packed ate out on a table in the street lovely setting. Wish I had read the reviews first, lovely setting mediocre and over priced for what you got. Food was just bland serice was good. In Uruguay they don't have automatic service charge, but I always leave a tip... More 

Thank Hilton D
Jaisalmer, India
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

I know why did I try pasta, clearly my fault. But in general I can say food was prepared without "LOVE". The salad three tomato slices, four big leaves of basil and "Mozzarella" presented in a very clumsy way. Very disappointing! There are so many restaurants better to try them! Avoid this one!

Thank TraveFink
Los Angeles, California
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

For what it is, this place is wildly expensive. There is no wifi. Having said that, the fish was fine. The service was good. It is near the farro and you pay for the waterside location.

Thank LivG365
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3 reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The restaurant is located on a beautiful plaza with lovely "faroles" (street lamps/lanterns), where we sat outside on a beautiful summer evening. But that was the best part of the restaurant. The food was edible, but flavorless (spaghetti con mariscos), totally dry (suprema de pollo con salsa de anana), rubbery and greasy (gambas al ajillo). The salmon with salsa de... More 

Thank Maggie B
Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Used this place for a light lunch on New Years Day as the tables outside were well shaded and it looked interesting. The menu was pretty varied with something for everyone and the service very friendly and efficient. We were very pleased with what we ordered and delighted with the cost

Thank John D
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Atmosphere was wonderful for my experience. We hung had a table outside under an umbrella and had dessert in the sunshine. I can't speak for the food, but the desserts were great as were the drinks. Prices were reasonable for this part of the island. And we actually got an 18% discount for using credit cards (maybe this is new...)

Thank Bayan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Seafood, European, Spanish, South American, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Misiones de los Tapes 101, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4523 0271

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?