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La Bota Calle 71, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 94 069 111
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chipirones” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“el chorro” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
La Bota Calle 71, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Elmo used to be a tiny little hidden Pizza place, simple but with alot of shabby chic ambiance! The Pizza and other simple food is still great but the prices have gone up since they started 5 years ago!

Thank Ralph H
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Elmo is a nice restaurant located away from the main restaurants in the Manantiales and La Barra areas (10km east of Punta del Este). Not easy to get there, make sure you Google Map before you go. Make sure also to make a reservation to...More

Thank Alfredo I
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Elmo Resto Bar is not easy to find, located east of highway 104. Once you reach is lovely, both in the interior rooms and in the garden. There are tables as well as the counter, where you can enjoy the fireplace and grill (parrilla). During...More

Thank AlessandraMatilde67
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Everyone is talking about ELMO!. The experience begins trying to find the restaurant. It's a challenge to navigator along the gravel unlit roads in El Chorro. There is a hand-painted sign on the side of the road. Just follow the cars. Always book ahead, in...More

Thank Argenamerican
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We went to dinner, with another couple & honestly on our way there, while we were driving on this dark dirt roads, I was bit worried!! And then we arrived to Elmo! It is a small, nice little restaurant. They have a nice outdoor area...More

Thank Magda P
Reviewed 16 January 2017

A hidden gem.Wonderful food in the middle of nowhere.It is typically a Punta del Este restaurant. Even I that been going there what seems forever, sometimes it is hard do find.But do trust me it is worth every time.A must go. The chipirones acebollados is...More

Thank Emilio01
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Best pizza in Latin America. Loved it. Great time here with friends from childhood from Uruguay. Thanks a lot for the great time here.

Thank trishmills2017
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Had dinner with my family last weekend. The place is hidden 10 blocks inland from the beach. The ambient is great, with candles creating an intimate feeling. Dishes were excelent (two thumbs up for the Octopus and the beef cooked in the brick oven). Need...More

Thank Federico U
Reviewed 9 February 2016

It took as quite a while to get to this little place with no electricity, but after we ate, we have to say it was worth the ride. To our surprise we had what we consider one of the best pizzas in the Punta del...More

Thank Roby S
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place is VERY hard to find, especially when you are navigating by GPS. You will need to drive out of the road into a rural area to arrive, but don't worry it's worthy! The place is perfect and very cozy, being the best restaurant...More

Thank DaviGarcia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Bota Calle 71, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 94 069 111
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