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Los caracoles

Calle 28 Los Meros y 20 El Remanso, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
4244-0912
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Ranked #45 of 152 restaurants in Punta del Este
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

A really good dinner, with a friendly chatty waiter happy to talk to me in English (thanks so much). It is not always nice eating alone in a new country, but this was a very nice experience in a lovely city.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

It is centrally located, the prices were reasonable and the food was good quality. Service was ok. Since we went there off season, we did not have to wait to be seated.

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Idaho
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

My husband and I were on a Regent Cruise ship and happened to stop in Punte del Este which is a BEAUTIFUL place altogether. We ventured off on our own and found Los Caracoles for lunch and absolutely LOVED it! We ordered appetizers, meals, drinks and all were FABULOUS! We were even blessed with an English speaking server who was... More

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punta del este/uruguay
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

A family restaurant in the heart of Punta del Este, where there is a variety of gastronomy. It is conveniently located for nearby hotels and rentals when you do not feel to cook at home or are in a vacation. Many business people will choose it for the good food which is reasonably priced and has an extensive menu and... More

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Kent
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We have been to Los caracoles many times over the years. This time entrecôte was tough and the parque que de mañana was not freshly cooked - usually takes at least 20 minutes. This came almost immediately and was soggy. when my husband went to pay by card at the desk - the young woman was exceedingly and unjustifiably rude.... More

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Niteroi, RJ
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Was my first meal at Punta, me and my girlfriend was starving! we asked to waiter if the plates was possibly to share, he said they was personal. Ok, we ordered two different steaks and shared a different rice and fries. Each steak was huge! for sure we could share!! we ate a lot and at the final our bill... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We went for lunch with my husband as the reviews here were so good. However, we were really disappointed, the waiter had the WORST attitude. He wouldnt explain what the things in the menu were considering this is a turist place you would expect the service to be a bit more helpful. We ended up ordering ñoquis with tomatoe sauce.... More

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Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

The meet was perfectly grilled, the staff is attentive and ready to advise, good vine and the price worth it

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Punta del Este, Maldonado, Uruguay
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152 reviews 152 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Los Caracoles, is the kind of place I got taken as a kid by my parents. Proper table linen, impeccably dressed waiters, a very very long menu of standard cuisines at reasonble prices. It has a very large seating room and in high season there is sometimes a queue outside. Much recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013 via mobile

The food was great, the service even better! I think everyone who visits Punta del este must go to Los Caracoles!

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