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A la Pipetua!

San Francisco, esquina San Pedro | Frente al acceso al Faro, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 99 525 159
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (11 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“day trip” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Fusion
$$ - $$$
San Francisco, esquina San Pedro | Frente al acceso al Faro, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

We visited from Buenos Airies for a day trip Felt like living in a post card! Found this little place opposite the lighthouse for lunch. Great service and wholesome food Mohitos the best and sitting drinking them under their lime tree was s great way...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Please stop by when you go to colonia, it is just some steps from the lighthouse. Great service and excellent food!. Don't miss it!

Thank Fernachis
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

I love this place from the aesthetics point of view. Located in the best part of Colonia, it has such a nice blending feeling with environment and the menu caters for everyone. Unfortunately service is absolutely disjointed and you are abandoned randomly and the food...More

1  Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed January 28, 2017

Colonia is a tourist town, so prices in general are a little high for food in the historic section, but A la Pipetua set a new low for Colonia. The food was unbelievably expensive, like more than a nice dinner in New York, but with...More

Thank BuenosAiresFoodie
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Watched the chef cook the Paella Then we ate washed down with local cold beer a perfect lunchtime venue Perfect

Thank Mick Leanne Q
Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

A la Pipetuá! was a real find. Right in the heart of the old city with a view of the lighthouse, the restaurant offers an inviting little terrace, especially on a sunny afternoon. A beautiful fruit tree grows right through the middle. The staff is...More

Thank ser0se
Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Super recommendable :) a little bit pricey but the service and the dishes are making up for it. The paella was a highlight!

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

She was a great restaurant I loved the paella... I would recommend that or getting fish. The ambience is amazing. It is pricey but I didn't pay so I didn't have a problem! NO WIFI

Thank Gina G
Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Frozen food, mediocre dishes expensive prices. Good location and nice ambience but the food leaves much to be desired.

1  Thank Deborah K
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

The food was NOT good, not homemade and the restaurant in itself wasn't clean. I even saw the waiters unclog the toilet bowl and NOT wash their hands afterwards! Yuck! The waitress that attended us was really nice though.

1  Thank Charlotte N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Francisco, esquina San Pedro | Frente al acceso al Faro, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 99 525 159
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