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El Drugstore

Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
+598 4522 5241
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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European, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the most unauthentic experience that you could possibly happen upon in the most beautiful UNESCO heritage site that we experienced whilst in Beaunos Aires. The village is beautiful, serene, and picturesque, but you do not need to experience such crassness whilst you are...More

Thank CameronDargaville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chivito el pan was very tasty and the beers excellent. Got a bit busy at the end and they forgot my postre. This is a typical Colonia restaurant with a fairly limited menu. They're all much the same. Good atmosphere on a Monday night.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited Colonia UR many times. We found this gem a few months ago and I've been there 4 times since. The food is always delicious, but their filetto sauce is out of this world! They have great service, beautifully decorated, live entertainment and the...More

Thank Lizmats
gazulay, Propietario at El Drugstore, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Over the years I've eaten at El Drugstore several times. Each time hoping they will have somehow improved their food. Unfortunately, they have been consistent... consistently bad. To be fair, as a vegetarian, there aren't a lot of options on the menu. So often in...More

Thank MwalimuK
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If colour lifts your mood this gem of a restaurant will leave you feeling happy. The decor is a cheerful hodge podge of polka dots and vibrant colorful posters & paintings festooning the walls. It's a gaudy heaven. The staff were attentive and helpful and...More

Thank MillyAbroad
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Every year I go to Colonia and I have to have at least one meal at this place. the variety and flavors are superb... they cook everything in front of you and have free live music on the weekends. i will be back every time...More

Thank Rockira
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I recommend going. We had dinner. Sharing platter was big and tasty. Would definitely go again should we ever return

Thank Leo W
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I had the grilled fish special and chose the salad as my side, a beer as my beverage and a cafe for the desert. The fish was nicely prepared and the salad was a nice change from the typical fries. The meal was $461 uru....More

Thank Steven D
gazulay, Propietario at El Drugstore, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017
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Gracias por su opinion Pero hay error en su descripción El 20% no se suma a la cuenta sino que...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We came here mid-afternoon for a drink. It had a beautiful, creative energy and amazing pictures and decor. We didn't stay for a dinner, but it had a comprehensive menu that looked good. The kitchen is open, near the front door so you can see...More

Thank Jack E
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Good food, great ambiance! This was our first stop for a meal in Colonia and we not disappointed. Recommended

Thank jmneitzke
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 5241
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