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El Peregrino

Rambla Portuaria, Montevideo, Uruguay
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
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“beef” (5 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, South American
$$ - $$$
Rambla Portuaria, Montevideo, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2017

The food at this restaurant is perfectly OK, but whereas it won't make your mouth water necessarily, the prices will make your eyes water for sure. A mixed grill, a mixed salad (which was just shredded lettuce, four slices of tomato and some raw onion)...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Good service, waiters are very nice and friendly. While food was not bad and portions are big the quality of the beef is not the finest ( neither bad , average). I had a barbecue for two which is more than enough for me 3...More

Thank Rossana G
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We almost didn't go...I'd have never forgiven myself if we hadn't. The best beef tenderloin I've ever eaten. A seafood paella that had a spiciness that would not be expected in Uruguay and 2 deserts that can't be missed! Pears in Tannat w/ cinnamon ice...More

Thank Sean J
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I have probably been here a dozen times over the last year or so. It is always my first choice. Galician fare with an excellent Spanish wine list. Superb fish and seafood, and excellent beef. And great staff, front of house Xavier in particular always...More

Thank DickSands
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

First the good: Excellent Sangria. Now the bad: The food. My g/f ordered a steak medium. Came well done. She returned it. New steak was RAW. She returned it. New steak was rare not medium. Quality of meat was poor. Very tough. They gave me...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

People (lots of locals) come here for the meat, and they order huge mountains of it. We tried to restrain ourselves, but it was hard. The location, quality and service is very good. Well worth experiencing yourself. Busy on Sunday - make a reservation.

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This bustling and busy market during the day, is somewhat diminished in the evenings as all but 2 restaurants,including this one,are closed, so it looks a little lonely,but being opposite our hotel,we gave it a try and we're not disappointed. Simple fare for us that...More

Thank rockin ron
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very well located in the touristic place at the port in the "Mercado del Puerto" The big nice terrasse and the promise of a good steak brought us there. The steak was good not exquisite. I had to make it recook. The...More

Thank lesGlobetrotteRs13
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We ate here and the whole experience was pretty disappointing. The meal was pretty bad and the most annoying thing is the cover charge. I really don't get that at all!! when you have already purchased a meal and wine and told them you don't...More

Thank Lllamaheaven
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had a full day of touring, but with a late lunch we only had a half bottle of wine and some dessert at El Peregrino for our late night snack. We stayed at the Don Boutique Hotel across the street, so this was our...More

Thank AmazingRacerWannabe
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rambla Portuaria, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Ciudad Vieja
  • Neighbourhood: Ciudad Vieja
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