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Almacen El Palmar

Calle Las Garzas | Entre Martinez e Golondrinas, frente a la Plaza de Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio, Maldonado 20402, Uruguay
+598 4486 2102
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“fish soup” (3 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
Calle Las Garzas | Entre Martinez e Golondrinas, frente a la Plaza de Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio, Maldonado 20402, Uruguay
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Reviewed July 5, 2016

If you want to feel in France while enjoying your vacations in José Ignacio, ALMACEN EL PALMAR, is THE PLACE. There you can have the breakfast, lunch, coffee but the utmost is dinner. The magic simple decoration, the lights, the outdoor fireplace, the music and...More

Thank fernandocE9816AZ
Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

A pleasant Restaurant with exceptional Beef - the background music can be a bit noisy though but well worth a visit. Not inexpensive, but then nothing is in this part of the Country

Thank Malrantoo
Reviewed February 22, 2016

We had an enjoyable dinner at Almacen El Palmar which was recommended by our hotel concierge. The menu was a little odd - French / Morrocan meets South American - but the food was tasty and the service attentive if not polished.

Thank JoLo40
Reviewed February 13, 2016

We went here for lunch, would have come back for dinner if we had another night. We had some cool beer and wine for a hot day, and a light lunch of fish soup, pumpkin soup with the guys having the tuna sevechy- light but...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed January 24, 2016

We drove to Jose Ignacio for the scenery, arrived at sunset, and found this restaurant on the tiny central praça. It's decorated with whimsy - carnival hats, fairy lights, striped decking - and with a pair of interesting resident live musicians. We had variously from...More

Thank A R D
Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Possibly one of the best beach restaurants I've ever visited in my life.. place beautifully arranged, service was pleasant, wine list may need more options (and believe it or not, Uruguayan wines are good enough to have more presence on it!). Food was not only...More

Thank JavierLDCSuisse
Reviewed November 22, 2015

Truly great food which you cannot fault in fact the food is excellent - welcome was cold which left us wondering have we picked a wrong "un". Some would maybe enjoy the formality - was just a little too much for our party.

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed February 6, 2015

I popped in here for a coffee to try to wash away the taste of a dreadful lunch elsewhere. The delightful waiter persuaded me to try the alfajores as well - I would gladly go all the back there just for one more. This place...More

Thank mark b
Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

We had a good experience here. Good food (filet of beef was my best meal so far in Uruguay). Lamb curry and fish soup was good but not great. Service and ambience all exceeded expectations.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed March 2, 2014

this restaurant is magical, it has a terrace in front of the Jose Iganacio's square, in the middle of the very small village, is incredible. The French chef Jean Paul Bondeaux is full of surprises and this one was nice one. Excellent menu and wine...More

Thank Huarpe77
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Calle Las Garzas | Entre Martinez e Golondrinas, frente a la Plaza de Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio, Maldonado 20402, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado
  • Phone Number: +598 4486 2102
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