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Il Piu

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Real 166 | Barrio Historico, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
09:00 - 17:00
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The food wasn't incredebly good but it was worth going there for the nice atmosphere, the very friendly waiter and good Mate. We stayed there for almost three hours.

1 Thank jasijosi
Montevideo, Uruguay
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I didn't realice with my couple to check trip advisor before going for lunch. Of corse people learn with this kind of experiences. 330 UYU menu for a "Chivito", cup of wine and dessert... The chivito was just a sandwich... the cup of "tannat" was a very very small cup of cheap red wine and the dessert was a old... More 

Thank Lucas V
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The place is cozy but the food is horrible. There is a "cheap" menu with chivito or pasta + wine + desert. The chivito was just a pork steak with lettuce (which means it wasn't a chivito at all). We changed the wine for "lemonade" which was just tap water with squeezed lemon. The dessert was a "dulce de leche"... More 

2 Thank Fran G
Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Very cosy and genuin place. Stumbled upon it walking colonias streets. Would definitly go back again.

1 Thank Naturalie
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We were excited about the cute garden but then the food was a huge fail!!! My husband's chivito came out and the chicken on the sandwich was like shoe leather. It was bland and tasteless. I was glad that I had ordered the pasta. My husband was done eating by the time my pasta came. It was undercooked spaghetti noodles... More 

2 Thank Worldtravelers9
Maldonado Department, Uruguay
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Salimos a caminar y recorrer el Barrio Historico de Colonia del Sacramento y nos encontramos con "IL PIU". Nos atrajo lo acogedor, romantico, la sencilles y el toque antiguo del lugar. Como a mi no me gusta estar sentado al sol ni al calor el camarero nos invito a comer en el patio del lugar donde era muy acogedor y... More 

2 Thank FreeMarine
Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very reasonably price main and desert including a glass of wine each, finished off with a free glass of limoncello... Amazing value and really nice place highly recommended

1 Thank lawrence-420
Frankfurt, Germany
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We went to Il Piu to have breakfast, as it looked like a really nice place. The waitress was friendly and as we felt a bit tired we just went with her recommendation for breakfast: coffee and crêpe with dulce de leche. The coffee was tasteless and the crêpe was not made freshly - it was just from a package!... More 

2 Thank HelgaSt
1 review
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Avoid the large tourist trap restaurants - instead, look for this super cute cafe where you can enjoy a wonderfully cooked meal surrounded by the best of Colonia's natural ambiance. They have a lunch special that includes a glass of wine and dessert.

Thank Kat M
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We had a simple meal of wine and cheese, both of which were local, and both of which were excellent. The environment was lovely, looking out on to a beautiful cobbled street (and a 1947 car). We were offered their own limoncello to try after the meal which was also really good. Very friendly helpful owner.

1 Thank Alison P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Real 166 | Barrio Historico, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: 45220575

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?