My girlfriend and I were startled during our first visit here. We made the mistake of going on a Sunday evening, during a huge rush of people who do not respect basic walking rules of staying on the right. There isn't much of interest other than a clothing store called Tits (passing entertainment value) and the ice cream shop La Cigale in the food court (amazing ice cream in dozens of delicious flavors). The supermarket La Tienda Inglesa is also very convenient, but also prone to complete chaos in evenings or on Sundays. The clothing stores seem to have prices higher than North American prices. I can only recommend Manos del Uruguay, a store that has handmade local goods, mostly wool clothing and lovely leather wallets. There are banks and money exchange stations.
Avoid the food court restaurants at all costs. The La Pasiva restaurant there is by far the worst of its many locations. There was a hair in my food. The already-rude waiter only glanced at it on my fork and offered a remake of my pizza, but that does not guarantee any improvement in quality, so I refused and received no compensation nor sympathy. The other store there, some pizza shop, is dramatically overpriced and not of any special quality.
Come here to window shop in the morning or afternoon on weekdays.
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