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Costa Rica 1700, Montevideo, Uruguay (Carrasco)
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Ranked #89 of 513 Restaurants in Montevideo
Neighborhood: Carrasco
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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English first
South Kingstown, Rhode Island
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is a trendy bar in Carrasco with fresh sushi and good drinks. I like the atmosphere and the staff are friendly.

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Italy
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

this place is amazing, crowd, athmosphere, fun is at the best. Very good to start and end with drinks in this beautiful area of MV. But food is barely decent. They try to avoid serving you parrilla and they improvise some fish with roquefort or other strange things that for euro costumers are quite appalling. Tried even a sushi night... More 

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Montevideo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

Atmosphere is very nice, always quite crowded Food does not leave you any remember, well coocked but not a gastronomy experience.

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Buenos Aires
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77 reviews 77 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I ordered a dish based on pink salmon. A few minutes later, I was served some sort of river fish (corvina, maybe) that had been painted in a pink-reddish clumsy way. I returned it, paid for my drink, and left. This was my first and last visit to "Café Misterio". I believe the real "mystery" lays in the ingredients utilized... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Undoubtedly the best place in town. Located in beautiful Carrasco district, the place is vibrant, with a great atmosphere, excellent food, great service. Don´t miss the Sushi, the recently added Pink Sashimi is fantastic. But since it has a very good menu, it is a place to go more than once.

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Brooklyn, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Good sushi and great people watching. Reservations are a must. The food is good and the prices are reasonable.

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Uruguay
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This used to be one of the top restaurants in Montevideo. With an increase in the offerings of good restaurants in the city and a decrease in the quality of the menu in Cafe Misterio, it has now became average. It still has its magic and is very nicely decorated. Give it a try if you are around Carrasco

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Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We had a very good meal here. Restaurant was hopping, Staff was entertaining and food was very solid. See and be seen and assume parking will be a challenge.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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81 reviews 81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

Sorry to see the quality become average. It is such a nice place when you are sitting outside for dinner. Steak was good, French fries just awful and dessert really nothing to write home about. Wine list could be more balanced. There are wines at a ver reasonable price and some very expensive ones. Something in the middle would be... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

I got disappointed with the menu options the last time I went there. I used to rank it as one of my favourite restaurants in Mvd, today I would say its an average restaurant.

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Additional Information about Cafe Misterio

Address: Costa Rica 1700, Montevideo, Uruguay
Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Carrasco

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