We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
De Mayo y Santa Teresa 25, Maldonado 20000, Uruguay
042253909
Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

149 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 3: English reviews
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited with my wife on a week end. Had to wait about 15 min at lunch time on. Saturday. Good space between tables, reasonable quality beef, nice salads. Service is good although not quick. Environmental very friendly, mostly couples and families, a TV on. Price reasonable. A place to go back to. Well done

Helpful?
Thank pablo a
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Level Contributor
144 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Choriozos, morcillas, chinchulines, chotos are good. So are picanha and vacío. Environment is just acceptable, service is effective but very basic. Price is moderate

Helpful?
Thank Luis L
Montevideo, Uruguay
Level Contributor
22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

this place is extremly simple, and extremly cheap. the atention, decoration, quality of food are all simple, and in some cases, a little bad. but it's extremly cheap and that's is good. It's a typical place that locals and uruguyians go. If course it's not advisable for tourist in a short trip looking for the best.

Helpful?
Thank Augusto1234

Travelers who viewed La Balanza also viewed

Maldonado, Maldonado Department
Maldonado, Maldonado Department
 
Maldonado, Maldonado Department
Maldonado, Maldonado Department
 
Maldonado, Maldonado Department
Maldonado, Maldonado Department
 

Been to La Balanza? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Mayo y Santa Teresa 25, Maldonado 20000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado
  • Phone Number: 042253909

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of La Balanza and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from La Balanza staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?