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El Drugstore

Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
+598 4522 5241
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (6 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 346 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place food is a bit pricey. Got hamburger without bread but that's how it's served. Wifi works. I have mixed reviews of this place as food wasn't as good as I expected and I came with a group who's food wasn't as good either.

Thank JCasNYC
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Very nice atmosphere. The food is very good, and the service is excellent. We enjoyed the coffee we had after lunch and the live music. Two musicians were playing Brazilian bossa nova which contributed to the charm of this restaurant.

Thank Olivera J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dissapointed, indifferent attitude of staff. Simple meals,fresh good amount but very basic cooking. Did not gel with price.

Thank Kimberley B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is nice, cool decoration and great service, but the food is not very good. Ordered a cazuela and it was almost like a cheesecake.

Thank Ligiaaa
Reviewed 18 August 2017

What a great place to eat lunch. We had an amazing time here and the food was great too. The menu is in English and Spanish. We had the Mexican Chicken and the White fish both were outstanding. We ate outside on the street. It...More

Thank Amy W
gazulay, Propietario at El Drugstore, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago
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Muchas gracias por su opinion

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch in a very inspirational area which really allowed me to relax and have a good time. Good service

Thank CLJ_DK
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We would have preferred a more formal dining setting, but our primary choice was closed between meal services. El Drugstore was also on our radar for lunch, so we seated ourselves at a table outside. The service was excellent and our meal of tapas was...More

Thank eelSeattle
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Before checking the inside of this well known eatery, check outside. There are three vintage cars parked on the cobbled streets, one of which is serving as a greenhouse for rapaciously wild vegetation and two form intimate dining ambiences where you can choose to eat...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Came here on a chilly day after wandering around the tourist areas. We were drawn in by the live music and although we would have liked to watch the singer, I was cold and didn't want to sit near the door so we were given...More

Thank applecrispNH
gazulay, Propietario at El Drugstore, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017
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Muchas. Gracias por su opinion🌝

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Happy people serving happy food! Decent prices, good sized portions and yummy deserts. Went in for coffee and deserts after having a horrible meal elsewhere earlier, and it totally saved my day! Just by smelling the food in the place and looking at other peoples...More

Thank BostonWordly
gazulay, Propietario at El Drugstore, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017
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Muchas gracias por su opinion

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 5241
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