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Calle 28 Los Meros y 20 El Remanso, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been there just once. We ordered Italian food, ravioli and gnocchi, with meat sauce. The meat was not meat, but sausage. Pasta was not in the right point and the sausage was almost tasteless.

Thank NeyMauricio C
Montevideo, Uruguay
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really is clasic and iconic restaurant in punta del este. Is normal but every time is full. Service and food is good. Good plates. Expensive.

Thank MAU1967
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

Simple restaurant but very good food. I ate meat, one Entrecot, and my wife had fish. Well served dishes. The barbecue, typical of Uruguayans making Parrilla, was a sideshow. The BBQ's man very friendly. The waiter who served us name Marcelo also very attentive. Nice place and very well located. We liked a lot!!!

Thank marceloj862
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant a few times now and have been happy with anything we have ordered from the menu. It is a bit pricey, but find the location and presentation of the restaurant appealing and comfortable. The only downfall was after placing our order and served our main meal it was hard to get the waiters attention... More 

Thank Graham R
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

A small strip of land off Punta that people rent out for parties. They have excellent catering, beautiful beach and amazing music. You can rent it out. We were guests of good friends and have rarely dined this well. A very unique spot.

Thank Katrin S
Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

We went there twice since this was one of the few restaurants we find with soup for our little daughter. The service is good and the food enjoyable although a bit expensive.

Thank TheGrumbler
Cordoba, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016

Great service... but not the best... Good meat choices but a little expensive too. A lot of "parrilla" creative options in addition to meat.

Thank 90gam
Quito, Ecuador
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016

Steak and chicken were great, but fish is not as good as in the paraderos on the beach (or rambla). Service is very good, waiters were nice to us and our kids. Very clean and centrally located.

Thank Pablo V
Punta del Este, Uruguay
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016

If you like meat South American style ..this is the place to try in the Punta ( center ) of town, It reminds me of a diner in Texas ..with a wood grill ...the food ..is ok ..the meat has too much fat ! They don't serve filet mignon ....so for me ..it was not the right place . Most... More 

Thank Silvie K
Arvada, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

Decided to try Los Caracoles for dinner. Was told by the hostess that any open table was available. We found a table toward the back of the restaurant and were instantly made aware of what appeared to be a couple of families behind us. In and of itself, this would not be an issue. Immediately after seating ourselves, the children... More 

Thank BillHalfmoon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Latin, Seafood, Barbecue, Spanish, Argentinean, Soups, South American, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 28 Los Meros y 20 El Remanso, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: 4244-0912

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?