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La Otra

Tomas Diago 758 | esquina Juan María Pérez, Montevideo 11304, Uruguay
+598 2711 3006
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“parrilla” (26 reviews)
“warm bread” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Tomas Diago 758 | esquina Juan María Pérez, Montevideo 11304, Uruguay
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: La Otra
1. Meat quality and cooking
"Great food, steaks cooked to perfection (cooked to order)."
Sandra G
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2. Cozy with great service
"The wait staff are very excellent, friendly, and helpful, the steaks"
jthayer219
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3. Best location in Montevideo
"Located in a safe Pocitos neighbourhood the location,atmosphere"
murray a
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so excited to eat here. Got sat, and then the service disaster began. Ordered the entraña... it came well done when I asked for it medium. I waited for the waiter, but after 10 minutes he came and said “let me check”. No...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ddefossey
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Estimado cliente, muchas gracias por su comentario, lamentamos mucho que la experiencia suya no haya sido lo buena que normalmente...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is as good as it gets for a steakhouse. Loved it. An amazing reserve wine list to add to the brilliance. Make the effort to visit. Simple, but truly effective. We had rib eye (off the bone) cook f on a open fire. Washed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pallagijohn
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Estimado cliente, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, es un placer recibir comentarios tan buenos de alguien que viene...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read about La Otra in a New York Times article, as an alternative to the Mercado Central parrillas. Indeed a very good alternative. The grill is not as impressive as the Mercado’s ones, but the meat was way better, just perfect, and believe me, I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank anapgra
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Estimada Ana, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, es verdad lo que tu dices, hace unos años fuimos recomendados...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG! What a dinner! There were 4 of us in our party, and we opted to eat family style and share, so we could taste as much as our stomachs would allow. Best choice ever! Every meat they brought to the table was consumed with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OutOfMyElement
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Estimado amigo californiano, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, realmente es un mimo al alma, recibir comentarios como este,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at La Otra on a hot December evening and it was very good. Meats cooked to perfection and sides which were equally tasty. A nice caipirinha. My only thought was that it was very slow ie over 30 minutes to bring any...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarinaLussich
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Estimada Marina, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, normalmente los uruguayos, antes de comer las carnes, "picamos chorizos, mollejas...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You are able to order all types of meat made on the barbacue. Very good meat, all well done and excelent taste. In summer seasson you may seat inside or outside on the street. Prices are medium to high level.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pedro B
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Estimado Pedro, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, nos alegra mucho que hayas podido disfrutar la variedad y calidad...More

Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

I would recommend everyone to try this place, it was absolutely amazing. It’s in the new part of Montevidéu off the main road so nice and quiet if you want to sit outside. The staff are great, very pleasant and speak Spanish, Portuguese, English and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chrissy-nina87
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimada nina, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, intentamos cuando sumamos un nuevo integrante al equipo, entre otras habilidades,...More

Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

The filet was fabulous. The grilled veggies were delish. Our server Juan was friendly, efficient and worked with our limited Espanola. It is a relaxed atmosphere and a great meal.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LightPacker215440
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado cliente, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, nos alegra mucho el haber podido sorprenderlos, con nuestras carnes y...More

Reviewed December 1, 2018

Eat here! The food and experience were excellent. I wish we had a restaurant like this where we live.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jodiog
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado cliente, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, es realmente un placer recibir comentarios como este, nos deja muy...More

Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious (try the cheese dish and the sweetbread), very accommodating of kids, and they take credit card. The atmosphere was good too. Definitely worth a visit.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kayesh
LaOtraParrillaUy, Propietario at La Otra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado Kayesh, muchas gracias por tu comentario y calificación, nos alegra recibir familias con niños, y hacerlos sentir cómodos como...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tomas Diago 758 | esquina Juan María Pérez, Montevideo 11304, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2711 3006
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Description
LA OTRA is the classic Uruguayan barbecue place where you can find the best for export meats of the country, prepared by expert hands with more than 30 years experience, in a comfortable place, located in the heart of the Pocito's area. A fast, outgoing place where the good vibe of a group of friends working as a team.
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