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Madredeus - Cocina Portuguesa

Acevedo Diaz 1156 esq. Canelones, Montevideo 11300, Uruguay
+598 2408 7978
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Ranked #316 of 518 Restaurants in Montevideo
Price range: $12 - $40
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:30 am
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: First restaurant specialised in Portuguese cuisine in Montevideo. Codfish is our speciality, although our menu also includes the classic sweet and savoury dishes typically found in Portuguese cooking, as well as a refined wine list. Modern welcoming atmosphere. Open Tues to Fri 11:00 - 18.30 hrs, Fri 16:00 to 00:30hrs and Sat 18:00 to 00:30hrs. We are looking forward to your visit.

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English first
Montevideo, Uruguay
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012 via mobile

Had heard great things about this place. Looks great with stylish decor. And concept of a Portuguese menu in Montevideo is a pleasant change frOm all the parillas here. But food was of very poor relation to anything you would get in Portugal. Avoid there Portuguese wines. What a pity

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Byron Bay
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169 restaurant reviews
464 helpful votes 464 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

Most of the wonderful restaurants in the Old City close on the weekend, so we decided to try another on the list of TA favorites. Madredeus is not really near anything, but it is on a corner and was easy to find. The decor and ambiance struck us on arrival, even though the place was empty. The designer chairs look... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2012

This stylishly sleek little place tucked under the urban forest canopy of Montevideo's funky Cordon neighbourhood was a nostalgic trip back to southern Portugal. The caldo verde was wonderfully intense, my fresh cod was done to perfection, the flesh barely gelled, and my friends were all thrilled with their shrimp, flounder and steak. Montevideo is not known for culinary innovation... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

a very nice experience. great place, excellent service and a cuisine where every detail has been taken care of. really a must.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

I was amazed with this cozy and tasteful restaurant in Montevideo. I am Portuguese living in Mexico for the past 3 years and went to Uruguay for vacations. When i found out there was a Portuguese restaurant i had to try it. I really felt at home. The appetizers of codfish terrific, the "bife na pedra" a must, and desserts... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2011

my girlfriend and i stop in around the 1st 0f april and had an enjoyable late snack and a nice wine...while we were there we chatted with the lady behind the bar who ended up being one of the owners...we only had a light meal but it was really nice...the owner recomended other resturants in montevideo and several in B.A....... More 

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Additional Information about Madredeus - Cocina Portuguesa

Address: Acevedo Diaz 1156 esq. Canelones, Montevideo 11300, Uruguay
Phone Number: +598 2408 7978
Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
Open Hours:
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 12:30 am
Average Prices: USD 12 - 40
Cuisine: International

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