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Lentas Maravillas

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Santa Rita 61 | Barrio Histórico, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lunch at Lentas Maravillas restaurant

During a business trip Buenos Aires in December 2014 we had an extra day and the concierge at the hotel suggested a one day trip to Colonia, Uruguay and we went. A beautiful, delightful colonial city, visited the Portuguese Museum and the Tile Museum (this I enjoyed a lot) and then we set for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
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Miami
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Miami
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

During a business trip Buenos Aires in December 2014 we had an extra day and the concierge at the hotel suggested a one day trip to Colonia, Uruguay and we went. A beautiful, delightful colonial city, visited the Portuguese Museum and the Tile Museum (this I enjoyed a lot) and then we set for lunch. Walking the streets you find... More 

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BA, Argentina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Tea overlooking the river. A carrot cake and a passionfruit dessert that are mouthwatering. Impeccable service and all the time in the world to browse art books, or the art collection in display or just lounge. Only a few tables so that you can really talk at leisure. A must!! Credit cards not accepted. Who cares?

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Me and my friend visited this peaceful and relaxed restaurant. The place is beautiful, warm and the staff are very nice. We sat outside, the weather was perfect and the view was even better. Not a lot of people and we liked it very much. The sound of silence!!! We ate a chicken-curry salad and tuna salad. They both were... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed the passion fruit dessert with the nutella shake and the relaxing atmosphere is simply priceless, very kind server as well and they have cats running around which we enjoyed watching.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I visited Lentas Maravillas today and I am writing a review right away. Then you can guess what it means? :) MUST VISIT! Such an adorable and cozy place. You can take an outdoor seat or indoor seat which has a nice view of rio de la plata! Both options are recommendable. They have warmhearted service and awesome meals! I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We were saved from a rainy afternoon at this little coffee and cake joint. The owners are attentive and kind. Although opening hours starts at 2, they were in a bit earlier and let a group of slightly drenched visitors in early. We had coffee and a generous slice of a carrot cake which came with condensed milk. We stayed... More 

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Ottawa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This quirky restaurant was the most memorable part of our day visit to Colonia. Had a quiet and relaxing lunch in the lovely back yard overlooking the river, surrounded by trees and blossoms. The food was tasty and the atmosphere very informal - it almost felt like visiting a friend's house, including the delightful house cats.

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Montevideo Department, Uruguay
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I enjoyed so much having coffee and desert here that next day I came back for more. It is mostly a coffee/tea house bsolutely delicious home made desserts, great service and beautiful environment with a garden facing the river.

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Fortaleza, CE
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I'd read a lot about this place and absolutely wanted to visit it; unfortunately, it was closed when I went to Colonia this July but I went there last year (August 2013) with friends and everyone loved it. Went for the hot chocolate with vanilla and a desert (the pear tart is lovely and the lemon-chocolate one, to die for).... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Thanks for tripadvisor and all the good review about this place. I'm so happy I went this afternoon. stylish retro furnitures with nice music with perfect low volume. The best feature is view and sun light from window. Of course food was very very tasty. Sopa was amazing it came with nice bread which is hard to find nice bread... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Santa Rita 61 | Barrio Histórico, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary

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