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Las Cumbres

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Ruta Nacional No 12 | National Route No. 12 Km 3.5, Laguna Del Sauce, Punta Ballena, Maldonado 20003, Uruguay
+598 4257 8689
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87 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is grate but I suppose is the only option you have if you do not want to move the the hotel it is a little bit expensive

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Thank Javier L
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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282 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015

Only for personal reasons, I must say I did not like the decor of Las Cumbres, where we went to have tea. There seems to be no harmony in the decoration, and you eyes keep jumping from on furnishing to the next, trying to find the method in the madness. In my opinion, the decoration of the lobby and tea-room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2015

Went here for dinner with my fiance and were both so impressed that we decided this is where we want our wedding reception. The food was excellent and the views and the best in the area. The sunset was the most romantic thing in a long shot. The hotel itself is very nicely styled. Looking forward to returning in 2... More 

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Thank LadyPfefer
Uruguay
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71 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2015

This place is in an incredible location - the top of a hill overlooking Laguna del Sauce, the Punta del Este airport, the sea etc. Over many years it has become a classic place to have tea and enjoy the sights. We went there last year at tea time and had a wonderful time all around. This year we were... More 

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Thank RalfSouth
Saint-Lazare, Quebec, Canada
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2014

For a very special treat, don't miss Las Cumbres. The high tea is absolutely wonderful and the setting beautiful beyond words.

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Thank 839cathy
Sarasota, Florida
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2014

Visiting good friends in Punta who took us to this fabulous restaurant. The setting is superb with almost 360 degree views of water and the surrounding area. When you have this type of setting you don't always get great food but this time the entire package was wonderful. From wine to food to service everything was top notch and we... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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117 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2014

Usually this is an amazing place. Very unique property with amazing views. This time the wait staff just couldn't seem to get anything right and everything took agonizingly long amounts of time. As I usually love this place, I will return, but a repeat would make me take my business elsewhere

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Thank jhembrock
HotelLasCumbres, Director General at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear Mr, First of all, let me tell you that we truly appreciate your feedback here in Tripadvisor. We really think that this website is a wonderful way to be in constant touch with the opinions of our guests. Regarding your review, we can only tell you that clearly this description does not reflects the service that we accostume to... More 

Redondo Beach, California
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113 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

We took the drive up the windy mountain to experience tea time and the sunset views from Las Cumbres. The experience was phenomenal and well worth our time. The setting is shabby chic, very elegant and yet comfortable and casual at the same time. The food was very good and service exceptional...however our favorite thing...the view, it was breathtaking of... More 

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2013

I showed up at Las Cumbres without a dinner reservation, only to find out that they were closed that evening for a huge wedding party. The staff were incredibly accommodating and found a place to set up a table for me. My meal was excellent, I'm sure it was the same as what the wedding guests had! This place is... More 

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Thank C K
HotelLasCumbres, Front Desk at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear "CK", First of all, thank you for giving your review here in tripadvisor! Weddings in Las Cumbres are very common and as you may have seen they demand our full attention to make sure that all the details are checked in order to provide an exceptional service in this special day. Therefore, it is important to make restaurant reservations... More 

Brussels, Belgium
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80 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2013

I went there for a tea and enjoy the panoramic view on both the laguna and the sea, which is the case. The view is amazing. The service was very kind and professional but the food was average. The tea itself was great, especially the herbal tea. But the pastries and salt meals came all togother so the salt meals... More 

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Thank Francoise L
HotelLasCumbres, Director General at Las Cumbres, responded to this review

Dear Françoise, Thanks for your review in tripadvisor! We really appreciate this feedback since our main purpose in tripadvisor is to be in constant touch with the opinions of our guests. That being said, regarding your review, we can only tell you that clearly this description does not reflects our tea service so we hope you accept our most sincere... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, International, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruta Nacional No 12 | National Route No. 12 Km 3.5, Laguna Del Sauce, Punta Ballena, Maldonado 20003, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado  >  Punta Ballena
  • Phone Number: +598 4257 8689
Description
Excellent Restaurant and Tea House, with superb views of Punta del Este, the Laguna del Sauce and the sea, where you can enjoy a gastronomic service capable of satisfying the most demanding palates.

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