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Los Farolitos

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Gral. Flores 272, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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11:59 am - 1:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:59 am - 1:30 am
Dining options: Seating, Takeout
Good for: Families with children
Description: nice chivito place

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  • 69
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
The best chivitos in Uruguay!!!

We have travelled through Uruguay formtwo weeks tasting many chivitos in various places. This one was definitely the best! It is worth every penny.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 8, 2015
martinkovac
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

We have travelled through Uruguay formtwo weeks tasting many chivitos in various places. This one was definitely the best! It is worth every penny.

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Thank martinkovac
London, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We were in South America for a month And in search of The best burger/Chivito. The ones at Los Farolitos were by far the best!! And for The best price!! The steak was very tender. The only negative would be that we had To finish!! We could have easily eaten 2 each they were so yummy.

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Thank PaulMarc
USA Michigan
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128 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This is the place to order an Uruguayan chivito with everything (egg, ham, cheese, pickled vegetables, and all kinds of interesting and/or spicy toppings and sauces). Great meal, be sure to have a Coke with it. They make sure all the grease is patted off but even so it's unlikely the bun will last through the end of your meal.....that's... More 

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Thank RickMIusa
Mesa, Arizona
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36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This little stand was a great place for an affordable and tasty lunch in the touristy town of Colonia del Sacramento. The lady making our hamburgers was the only one cooking but since we were after the lunch rush it didn't take too long as she carefully prepared our food. It almost felt like she was our mom making us... More 

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Thank espanasuenos
Germany
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We tried the chivito which was very well prepared and delicious. Takes some time but worth the wait. Highly recommend for a small snack on the street side.

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Thank Heiko V
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

At Los Farolitos you can eat a genuine uruguayan chivito at a really afordable price. Also, its panchos with mozzarella are the best I've had.

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Thank Bruno D
Imola, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is a fast-food on the main street of Colonia. But i think you have to eat here if you wanna try an amazing chivito like Uruguay says!!!! Nothing else------> go here and eat

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

OMG we just stumbled upon this place as it was close to the car rental places. It is a roadside, unexpected gem. Got practically everything on it (sooooo many options) and it was mouthwatering delicious and amazing value!

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Thank Gayle P
London
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159 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

We were a group of 6 friends in Colonia for 2 days and ate lunch here both days! The Chivito was amazing and full of flavour!

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Thank trix_vix
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

if you happen to be in Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay, stop at this little (and I mean little) burger stand. Just tell him you want everything on it. Don't know what half of it was, but it was good. I did see something resembling corn on there. Well worth a stop. Just have to figure out when the one man... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gral. Flores 272, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Latin, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

nice chivito place
Open Hours
Sunday
11:59 am - 1:30 am
Monday
11:59 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday
11:59 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
11:59 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
11:59 am - 1:30 am
Friday
11:59 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
11:59 am - 1:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?