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Rambla Armenia 3667, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
+598 2628 7626
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived at 130pm. Ordered the food 15 minutes later. The food Arrived nearly at 3pm. The food was good. The staff were correct but talked to much in the hall among themselves not seeing when they were called upon. a little overpriced in my opinion considering you have to order side dishes apart (most restaurants include in main course the... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great meal here. The service was friendly and efficient. My 'cowboy' steak was huge, and my wife's salmon was excellent too. Prices are fairly high, but overall well worth a visit. Remember to pay by foreign credit card to get an immediate 18% discount off your bill !

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Thank cliffordius1
New York City, New York
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service in MVD is lacking, but La Casa Violeta is a welcome exception. The meat is fantastic, cooked perfectly and the wine is reasonably priced. Salad bar is ok, the real star is the meat. Q colleague also had a really delicious ravioli.

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Thank Nick V
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice location and great views, especially at sunset. The personnel is "kinda" friendly. Not like you experience around the regular restaurants in MvD. We ordered a nice bottle of local red wine and it was not in stock. They offered another one, which was good and even a little less expensive. We ordered Cowboy steak, filet Mignon and a... More 

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Thank Markus T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very nice and somewhat expensive. However, the entire meal from the wine list to the desserts delivered an amazing meal. The restaurant overlooks the water, so ask for a table near the window.

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Thank flutterbabe57
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like alot in sout america, the meat ia just awesome. The staff was nice and always trying to give you the best. They explained the different wines and in the emd i had a fabulous dinner.

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Thank Dominik R
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

We paid $300 USD for what was supposed to be a fabulous New Year's dinner--it was a disaster. They really don't know what they are doing and yet they are charging US prices (and insisted on our paying cash in US dollars). To wait over 2 hours for dinner to arrive once you have ordered is despicable. Really? Two hours... More 

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Thank Shane M
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place, Very good beef and wine Saw a negative comment when choosing the place, said the wine is expensive... Well they offer a first class Uruguayan wines on a very good price

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Thank lyubo l
Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

This restaurant was recommended by a local colleague who lives in Montevideo as one of the best steak restaurants in the city. We were not disappointed. The steaks were cooked precisely as requested and were delicious. The sides including a potato au gratin style cake were wonderful. The wine offering was broad and great and the bottle of Gimenez Mendez... More 

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Thank Peter C
Madrid
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Expensive and poor quality. Very disappointed Ordered sole fish and they told me it was fresh and took them only 10 min to prepare The atmosphere was just decadent

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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
Average prices
$80
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, South American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rambla Armenia 3667, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2628 7626

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