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El Tranquilo - CLOSED

Veintiuno de Setiembre 3000, Montevideo 11303, Uruguay
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Nov 17, 2016
“Average Food Overpriced”
Nov 9, 2016
“Poor service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Latin, Bar, South American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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$$ - $$$
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Veintiuno de Setiembre 3000, Montevideo 11303, Uruguay
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Reviewed November 17, 2016

The food here is overpriced and very average. Too noisy as well. Had a burger that was average at best and half my chips were not properly cooked and raw in the middle. My wife's stuffed chicken was dry. Over thirty quid on something I...More

Thank Mike V
Reviewed November 9, 2016

We went to El Tranquilo after the theater. It was Saturday night and they were sold out of several menu options. For example, they didn't have pizza anymore! Or, why would you offer Gin Tonic when you don't have a simple soda like tonic? Only...More

Thank SilviaUru
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Food is good, and the location is great for people watching. Nice place to chill in the afternoon. The cuts of beef are always good quality.

Thank In4itt
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Good pizza, some popular wines. Good to a casual dinner. Don't expect something luxurious or elaborated.

Thank Diego G
Reviewed April 17, 2016

Very friendly service, local dishes (try Gramajo and Chivito). Nice pub, sometimes crowded. You will not find international cuisine here. Sometimes music is a bit loud for my taste. A few blocks from the seaside, it is the place to drink a cold beer in...More

Thank Rafael F
Reviewed February 10, 2016

The menu is not large, but does have choices of sandwiches and a few salads. Some desserts that I didn't try. Good place to order a beer or wine and sit . Open most of the day into the night.

Thank kk617
Reviewed December 18, 2015

Even if the sandwiches are good, this place is not vegetarian friendly. Extremely noisy. We were six and we wanted to pay separately with credit cards, but they said that they do not accept more than two cards for a bill. This was the cause...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed November 12, 2015

If you want to enjoy a place where you can enjoy chilled beer, fresh salads and super sandwiches, that's the place. On top on it, you'll also learn a bit of the spanish rock bands around Uruguay. Prices are quite compatible with similar places in...More

Thank ROAlmeida
Reviewed October 7, 2015

El Tranquilo Bar is just around the corner from where we staying and an easy choice for dinner. Busy at 10.30 pm with lots of people having light meals and drinks. Service was good, friendly and helpful: I had no idea what a Chivito was...More

Thank Peter11Melbourne
Reviewed August 22, 2015

If you're in the area, and need a chevitos lunch or a beer break, this is a fine spot, but don't let the name fool you: its a corner-bar with a playlist of Gypsy Kings on 'eleven'. Good sized serves at a reasonable price.

Thank George M
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Veintiuno de Setiembre 3000, Montevideo 11303, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Punta Carretas
  • Neighborhood: Punta Carretas
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