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Monalisa (Espacio Gourmet)

650 Monsenor Rodrigues, Ciudad Del Este, Paraguay
+595 61 500-645
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

They took more than forty minutes to bring what we ordered. Very bad service. The waiter was not at fault but the people preparing the food were definitely at fault.

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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633 reviews 633 reviews
476 restaurant reviews
1,006 helpful votes 1,006 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Ciudad del Este is not a gourmet destination, so this is among the best you can find. Service, however, is pretty inattentive, the decor is a bit impersonal and the food is... OK. Fact is, this is in the best shopping centre in town, so you will end up there anyway!

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Miami, Florida
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9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

If you're looking for a place to eat between shopping, this is a good bet. They have both sushi and more traditional food. The sushi is always fresh, and I always ask their pineapple mint drink. On their traditional menu, the fish is great (surubi or lenguado).

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Madrid
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

This is the only place where I can eat a great meal in such a good environment. The service and atmosphere pays off the price and food is amazing! highly recommended !!!

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

If you want to have a very nice meal, with good environment and service, Monalisa is the place to eat. There are also other options such as the sushi bar, and the snack bar. The Espacio Gourmet is the main restaurant as it stands for its tradition and recognized plates. Definitely recommendable !!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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65 reviews 65 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

I was in Foz do Iguaçu city then decided to cross the Friendship bridge across Parana river and visit the other country. After crossing the Aduana I walked until Monalisa shopping . It is like a big and modern department store and I climbed some floors. I didnt see the restaurant just the shopping and the escalators. Then I took... More

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Lugano
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117 reviews 117 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

Espace Gourmet of Monalisa is located at 5th floor of the shop without any advertise outside. Nobody would suspect unless entering the shop Monalisa and visiting it. Espace Gourmet consists of a cafeteria, often with live piano music ( Steinway, sometimes desafinado though) and Sushi bar. Behind Sushi bar there is a formal restaurant. Seldom full (I never booked and... More

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