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Pura Vida

Ruta 10 | Entre Las Sirenas y Las Estrellas, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
+598 4277 2938
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (2 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ruta 10 | Entre Las Sirenas y Las Estrellas, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Visited in March when lots in La Barra was shut. Thankfully this restaurant was open and we ate here three times. Lunch was outside on the terrace with a lovely view. The squid and onion dish was delicious and the guacamole really good. Had two...More

Thank lokijay0
Reviewed 18 March 2017

A relaxing environment with a view of the ocean surf and patient, friendly servers. We had the special of the day, Vegetable Lasagna and it was amazing. Vegetables delicately layered in a variety of cheeses and a well developed tomato sauce. We also enjoyed the...More

Thank SequoiaRose
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The waiter was very rude and snobish. She was giving us bad faces like we were dumb people and it seemed like she was hating to be there, but it wasn't our fault! The food was really good though

1  Thank IzabellaTKuperman
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Went with a friend and loved it. The view, setup, service and food is excellent. I have a couscous salad and my friend the guacamole salad which we enjoyed very much. They have vegan, vegetarian and celiacs choices. I will definitely come back. Price is...More

Thank Gabi A
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I did come here in the past. In the beginning I was not thrilled. It did took really long before I was servided. But the did apolize for it and I fine with that. Food is good but the have some strange combinations. But I...More

Thank globaltrotter_carol
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I came to this restaurant thanks to TripAdvisor reviews and honestly reviews were on the spot. Great food. Great views. Prices are ok.

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

You have to visit this restaurant. Not many people. We were attended by the owners, incredible persons. Prices are OK. Wine menu is great. This is a place I'm sure I'm getting back.

1  Thank Juan T
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Pura Vida is a great place to have lunch or dinner with family, kids and friends. Very well located at La Barra, Punta del Este. We enjoy the ocean view from the back of the restaurant. Service are excellent and prices are quite reasonable for...More

1  Thank Shirlei H
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

It was really my best lunch place 2 years ago. I loved it then. I still like it but it looks like they are missing the magic tought. The food is still good but not that exceptional good it was 2 years ago. The terras...More

Thank globaltrotter_carol
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The evening staff at our boutique hotel recommended this restaurant. We made the mistake of not checking the price for the "cubierto". US 3- per person for a stale bread basket and two miniature spreads... My milanesa was very salty and the white wine was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
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10:00 - 00:00
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10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruta 10 | Entre Las Sirenas y Las Estrellas, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado  >  La Barra
  • Phone Number: +598 4277 2938
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