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Cafe Misterio

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Costa Rica 1700, Montevideo 11502, Uruguay
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Weston
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for a younger crowd, good food and drinks it's a modern place with modern and hip music, I am not young but I enjoy the crowd and atmosphere, food and wine They also have a small and delicious place at the MVD airport

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Champlain, New York
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

This place is something special. It has a great atmosphere, a good drink selection and a nice menu. The service was fantastic, the waitress answered questions, gave suggestions and helped us out making our selections. The steaks were cooked perfectly to order and were super tender and very tasty. Desert was really good too. This was a great experience. If... More 

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Thank Eric W
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

There are lots of good options for meat in Montevideo but this one was my favorite. We ate here twice in a 2 week span. My favorite dish was the lamb with blue cheese gnocchi. Hands down the best lamb I have ever had. If you try it you will be glad you did.

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Thank Scott H
Montevideo, Uruguay
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70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Went with a group of couples, Friday night. Although expensive, quite expensive, food is really good and the ambient is another high point. Good offer of beers from the world, good sushi, beef, pork or fish. Don't forget to leave room for dessert!

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Thank Federico U
Montevideo, Uruguay
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

First, great things going in favor include location, decor and menu options. However for the price and hype surrounding this place the service can be patchy ( have been here more than once), dishes can be inconsistent and drink orders can be messed up. All this makes me believe this place has same service levels as a medium priced restaurant.... More 

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Thank madhukashyap1
Montevideo, Uruguay
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

The restaurant is exquisitely done with a perfect fine dining ambiance and is located in a quiet neighborhood of Carassco. We went here for a couple of drinks and appetizers. The cocktails were excellent and the food was absolutely delectable. The portions aren't that good but the appetizing food completely overrules it.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

A very nicely decorated place in Carrasco. The menu is, like other places in Carrasco/Montevideo a bit out of focus. You can order from sushi to a peace of grilled meat. However the quality of the food and the service at this place is very nice. And must say that the sushi is one of the better I have eaten... More 

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Thank RKNL
Montevideo, Uruguay
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

Great location in the heart of a quiet neighbourhood, pricy but you get what you pay for! all the food is great, good service and setting. Recommended when in carrasco

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Jundiai
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

You can have a great meal in a very cozy place with lounge music. Perfect combination. Many options and good waiters.

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Thank Frezaque
Switzerland
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Had dinner here with colleagues (8.30 reservation) and ordered a big plate of sushi which was fresh and yummy. The service was ok, though they did bring the wrong dessert at first and getting the bill took about 30 minutes. Great atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa Rica 1700, Montevideo 11502, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Carrasco
  • Neighborhood: Carrasco

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