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Calle 28 Los Meros y 20 El Remanso, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4244 0912
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Santiago, Chile
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was packed when we arrived but we took a number and were seated within 15 minutes. Our server was incredible...even though he was swamped with tables he took the time to help us choose a bottle of wine and did the proper taste test and service when bringing it to the table. He was friendly and attentive. The... More 

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London
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is a classic in Punta del Este. It has been running for many years. Service is warm and efficient. Although dish presentation is not fancy food menu has a wide selection of dishes and is served in abundant portions. Food quality is also very good. We had a selection of meat and sea food dishes and we were... More 

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Toronto
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner at 10 pm at Los caracoles on perhaps one of the busiest days of the year- January 1. The place was in full swing when we arrived, with a line-up out the door. Checking in with our host, we received a number and within about 15 minutes were comfortably seated at a table. (For anyone who could... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this place cause it's a staple of Punta del Este. We were expecting the price to be expensive, but food to match. We ordered the Salmon (recommended by the chef), a milanesa, mashed potatos as main dishes. The Salmon was bad, so bad that we didn't eat most of it. It was overcooked and drenched in cheese. The... More 

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Kristiansand
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Went there twice for dinner. Good entrecote, good service, nice ambience. Not empty like some other restaurants in Este this early in the season. Recommended!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Very good food and services. Most part of the waiters have worked for many years in the restaurant what become than very well prepared to sell the place. The restaurant is always full. Choose a table near the window. Nice place to stay.

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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

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.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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437 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 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.

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Valinhos
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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!!!

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Thank marceloj862
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Seafood, Barbecue, Spanish, Argentinean, Soups, South American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
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: +598 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?