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La Huella

Playa Brave Jose, Jose Ignacio, Uruguay
0486 2279
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Ranked #1 of 18 Restaurants in Jose Ignacio
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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new york
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Setting, seafood and drinks on the deck were excellent. Stylish spot--loved the wool ponchos they give you for outdoor dining.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Winter or summer La Huella is the place to be. The food is fantastic, the location unique! On the beach! Lunch time, dinner time, all times is perfect. Seafood, meat, the choices are all excellent. There is always a reason why they survive some many years on a summer village! Don't miss it

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Santa Cruz, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Wonderful wine and appetizers at this casual but chic open air restaurant on the beach. We were there mid afternoon on a Sunday and it was packed but fun.

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Pacific Palisades, CA
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98 reviews 98 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

an upscale shack by the beach La Huella should be on your must do list. We were there in November, pre-high season but it was overrun with the "beautiful people" due to the fancy wedding of a Brazillian government official's daughter. You MUST make a res here, as far in advance s possible or you will end up having dinner... More

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Montevideo, Uruguay
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Charming place, by the beach. Really nice atmosphere, cool music, fireplace (it wasn't summer) really romantic. The food, excellent! good service, nothing to complain!

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New York City, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We had an excellent meal at La Huella! The place was crowded. Service was slow, but it's worth the wait. The whole fish was so good and the Dulce de Leche volcano dessert to die for!

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Goiania, GO
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58 reviews 58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I don't have enough words to describe it... we tried many things and everything surprised us. The service is very polite and competent and the food is amazing. Don't think too much about it... just go there and be happy!!!!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Excellent food, we ate there twice, once for dinner, once for lunch- large enough variety of very local and fresh items. Local wines are good, the service is also wonderful - they are attentive, but do not rush anyone out. We were there as a couple, but saw several families.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

What a really cool place to eat! Especially with a large group of people. When we arrived it was raining and they met us at the door of our bus with large umbrellas. The atmosphere was one of the most fun and relaxing places ever! A beach cabana like theme, comfortable chairs, wood floors, candles burning, the large grills burning... More

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I just stopped there for a quick bite, the setting is beautiful and the food looked great. Believed to be one of the best restaurants in the area. It looks casual, but it is not, even though next to the beach all the clientele dress up for the occasion

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