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Restaurante El Mercado


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


Seafood, International, Mediterranean
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

They were so slow bringing the main course that we ended up cancelling three dishes and asking for the bill! Most of the food was ok, I guess. The seafoof mixed platter is fun; but we are not going back.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Tor1OM
Reviewed December 15, 2017

good looking place, great location, food is not bad, drinks ok, but in all i wouldnt go back, a bit too expensive for my tastes

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed January 5, 2017

Definitely one of the best restaurant in Punta del Este. Beatiful view, facing the marina. The only bad thing: you may find complicated getting a table during high season (last week of december to febraury). Once you get the table, the staff is really kind...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

I thought the 50UYU "Table Charge" slapped on my bill at the end was a nice touch. Hardly anyone in the restaurant or on the patio and they do that to their customers who are there to eat their expensive food and really expensive drinks....More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Alba901
Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

Eduardo the owner is a great guy very gentle and knows how to welcome his guests. Upon arrival, even not knowing if we would stay or not he offered us a glass of champagne and started talking and telling nice histories about Punta and Montevideo...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank josenkalil
Reviewed January 2, 2016

We not only liked the food at this marina restaurant we liked the design and feel of the restaurant. Service was very good and everything we ate was tasty and well prepared. I would recommend this resatuarnt in the area.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank VoxVolpe
Reviewed January 21, 2015

We walked the boardwalk looking for a place to have dinner and this restaurant caught our eyes. We had no reservation and it was very busy so we could not get a table. So instead we sat at the bar and had a pleasant conversation...More

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank hvonpoleski
Reviewed January 7, 2015

Good average clean food. Felt rushed. Nothing special and kinda expensive. Nice setting but you felt as much care as being in an airport

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank Mike D
Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

With a welcoming ambience, guaranteed by its color choices - blue, white and yellow, all in stripes - this cool place by the sea is a great spot for couples and families. Good service, delicious food (we had the rabiata pasta & tuna salad) and...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2014

Lots of vendors selling beautiful things from jewelry to woodwork to clothes. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank Adrian D
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