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Rara Avis

Buenos Aires 652 | left wing of Teatro Solis, Montevideo 11008, Uruguay
+598 2915 0330
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, International, Mediterranean, Italian, European, Soups, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Buenos Aires 652 | left wing of Teatro Solis, Montevideo 11008, Uruguay
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

This restaurant is placed in one of the wings of the famous Teatro Solís. The decoration is rather classic, and ofter offers some theatrical performances inside. Price is according with the quality of the food, and the ambience is great. A good choice,

Thank Fernando P
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were there in a big group. We were set in a separate room. When we arrived there were already glasses of Cava served and no need to say that the drink was almost hot. The appetizer was OK but not enough, It took a...More

Thank VFlach
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The restaurant is in the Solis Theater, which already gives it a special charm. In reality, there are three different environments, the Salón Rouge (the best), the Chivas and the Prelude. The ambience of the Salón Rouge is quite luxurious and the food excellent. There...More

1  Thank OYamamoto
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I left the Rara Avis with mixed feelings. We (my wife and I) left the wonderful Teatro Solis and entered the Salon Rouge of the restaurant that is located a few steps away because both sit confortably in the same building, what is always a...More

2  Thank Jaime K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Beautiful location with very good food, I would definitely return, the wine cellar has a good selection of wines.

Thank SHolstein
Reviewed 19 April 2017

let me tell you first about what we liked: Location, ambience, quality of food, wine, friendly staff... you would ask now: What else can you wish for? So let me tell you... it was not cheap, but for the classy place not such a bad...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

This place has everything to be termed as the most elegant restaurant in Montevideo, being at the edge of the old city nearby the refurbished main theatre, and having a smart combination of XIX century with modern architecture. It's spacious and everything at the place...More

Thank pgristo
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I had heard this restaurant was good but when we walked in, somewhat sweaty and underdressed, I was alarmed to see the elaborate place settings--think many, many forks--and thought oh it's one of those restaurants. That said, we were there late in the afternoon and...More

Thank ckcanary
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Excellent restaurant in a unique location (Solís Theatre), amazing service, delicious food, just perfect, do not miss it.

Thank Javier_mail2003
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Over priced with lots of phony stuffiness and stupid expensive food an wine. We had a starter for two with a bottle of wine. That is as far as we wanted to go at this place. I would not recommend this establishment.

Thank LolisBoston
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 30 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buenos Aires 652 | left wing of Teatro Solis, Montevideo 11008, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2915 0330
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