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La Fonda del Puertito

Av. Dr. Luis Alberto de Herrera 1132, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
+598 2628 7362
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“parrilla” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Spanish, Diner, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. Dr. Luis Alberto de Herrera 1132, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We adored our dinner here. Incredible marisco food - great lical fish and paella like platter. Wine and service were well deserving as well as the interior. Need to try if around the Rambla at Pocito.

Thank Jan V
Reviewed 4 December 2017

There was a bit of a language barrier but our hosts helped us and it was worth the effort. Great lunch - started with several appetizers and then I had ravoli (spouse had fish) and both were excellent. Nice atmosphere and good price. Try the...More

Thank drkahless
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The menu has a couple of options for vegetarians, even though it is quite a big menu. The food was very good and the plates serve two. It was three of us and none of us were able to finish our servings. However for me,...More

Thank Adriana M
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Good seafood restaurant. Couple waiters can speak fluent English. Quite atmosphere and walking distance to the world trade center tower if you stays close to it

Thank tjni668
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

So, after a few all meat meals I went for a break. This is a packed lively place with a rich seafood assortment, though you won't miss anything from the grilled local cow, which they have plenty! I ordered the sautéed mixed fruit de mere...More

Thank Gabriel M
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Since we entered the restaurant, we were treated super nice, the complimentary pizzas were so good that we asked for more!! We liked all the dishes that we ordered, they were very big portions, but since we were really hungry, we finished all. The place...More

Thank Marcela M
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We just arrived in Montevideo n decided on lunch ! We found this place walking towards the beach ! The only daunting experience not being able to read or speak Spanish but we managed n the food was amazing !! The service brilliant albeit fractured...More

Thank rathisripathy
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Following the TripAdvisor & lonely planet reviews, visited this place for dinner to try the seafood. Service is very nice, the place is cozy. Ordered shrimps & chorizo for starters and tuna & octopus casserole as main course... The food would be great if the...More

Thank german2012_12
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We had a very nice dinner here , big selection and difficult to chose ... very big portions, great pizzas , nice fish and nice service

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Had dinner this evening at La Fonda del Puertito, a nice, fairly quiet restaurant about 10 minutes drive from our hotel in Punta Carretas. We ordered beer and were brought a small complementary pizza along with a bread basket with olive oil, chimmichura and a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Dr. Luis Alberto de Herrera 1132, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2628 7362
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Autentic Uruguayan food, second to none wine cellar with "hard to find" Uruguayan wines. Reasonably priced, you can enjoy the best of the Uruguayan barbacue, but also very good menu range, from pasta to fish and vegetarian options.
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