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Joaquin Nunez 2844, Montevideo, Uruguay (Punta Carretas)
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Ranked #215 of 492 Restaurants in Montevideo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Neighborhood: Punta Carretas
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I visited Ricci with my husband in June/2013. Chef Fernando received us and the staff was very happy and polite. I had lamb and my husband had rabbit. Oh my God....it was amazing! So amazing that we returned another time, to try other recipes from Ricci. The place used to be some sort of small hotel, and now is a... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

charming corner house in a quiet street in P. Carretas. The lady who greeted us and took care of the tables is really wonderful... and most of all, the food is delicious. Honestly, I didn't care for the parrillas places. Ricci was a wonderful lunch experience. Also nice for dinner.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

small place, food good, service very good, quiet atmosphere.one has to reserve, it is better, have no idea if you can go there for lunch

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Ricci is located in an historic house in the exclusive neighborhood of Punta Carretas. The food was up to scratch, and the staff went the extra mile, because it was our wedding anniversary. Upscale all along.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

menu desciption was very sophisticated but actual dish did not match expectations. Vey limited wine list. High prices for mediocre food.

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Castillos, Uruguay
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81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Nice area, good lay-out and good service together with good pizzas make this a winner. Like all restaurants in Uruguay, the wine is over priced.

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Montevideo
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

We went there last night to have dinner. We first wondered why there were just 2 tables. Later on we realized what was going on. The resturant has gone deeply down, serving not only old hard as rock bread, but also old desserts that almost smelled rotten! My tarte tatin was at least 1 week old, impossible to eat, I... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

a friend of ours recommended the spot, it is very small, an old house that was renovated, as are most of the restaurants in montevideo, very clean, good service, excellent food, both quality and quantity, small menu, very short wine list, but good quality. good for an intimate,quiet dinner, also have special prices/menu for lunch during weekdays. very nice desserts.... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

The restaurant is very well furnished and the cave is an extra that you cannot miss.

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Toronto, Canada
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94 reviews 94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2011

Judging by everyone else on here we had a bad night....sort of. The appetizers were to die for. Totally mouth watering. So it looked like a fantastic night. But then the actual meal was wretched. Awful tasting risotto and pasta (how does anyone screw up pasta?). Understand that we NEVER slam a restaurant. We're not picky at all. Our level... More 

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Additional Information about Ricci

Address: Joaquin Nunez 2844, Montevideo, Uruguay
Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Punta Carretas
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 12:30 am

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