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Tomas Diago 758, Montevideo, Uruguay
7113006
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Ranked #26 of 518 Restaurants in Montevideo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Neuchatel, Switzerland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

this typical restaurant, at 5 mins walking distance from our hotel (My Suites boutique hotel) is very nice, very typical. good food, good wines and good prices

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Outdoor seating very nice. Service ok. Not the best beef in town. We were served steaks that looked more like contra filets than the ojo del ancho the locals were served.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We went to La Otra based on reviews from here, from an acquaintance and from our hotel receptionist. Looking back at the reviews again confirmed what we found out for ourselves. If you are a local, or at least speak fluent enough Spanish that they might think you are, then you should probably try it. If you are a tourist,... More 

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Porto Alegre, Brazil
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This parrilla is frequented by local people and a few tourists. Meat is excelent and wine list very good. Atmosphere very agreable, prices fair. A place to go back.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Definitely one of the best parrilladas in town (maybe the best!?)! Go for the "entraña"! Very tender and tasty meat overall + cosy and rustic atmosphere. The option outside is also a plus. Very nice young staff. Only cash accepted though, which might be the only negative thing with the place, but as long as you on beforehand....

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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88 reviews 88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This place has a lot of success and is a local to many. I eat here 1-3 times a week sometimes. But is is true the meat is often not cooked exactly as you requested and that is a bad sign for a restaurant that does nothing but cook meat. Also coffee is to be avoided. Go and gave coffee... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I had a fantastic grilled provolone with all toppings for starter which I enjoyed throughout, it was tasty, perfectly cooked, and very juicy. As a main I had the bifé, which I specified I like very rare and came very well done. The quality of the meat was great, I´m sure, but they overcooked it so badly I couldn´t help... More 

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Uruguay
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Nice place, great food. Whenever I want to eat a good beef this is the place I choose. Prices are OK regarding the quality. Don't miss it !

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I take my friends from abroad to La Otra and everybody likes the food and especially the waiters' friendly attention. The meat is very good. Try the grilled sweet potato ! Fabulous!

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

The place is nice,as well as the food,but i cant say its the best!esp that night they seemed tl run out of many things,like wine or salsa,which was a bit annoying!but in general-pretty decent!

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Address: Tomas Diago 758, Montevideo, Uruguay
Phone Number: 7113006
Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo

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