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La Huella

Playa Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
+598 4486 2279
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (31 reviews)
“grilled fish” (16 reviews)
“corvina” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Playa Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 453 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What more can be said about La Huella? The food is great, the service impeccable, and the vibe laid back. Enjoying a great meal on the beach, in a beautiful town, and surrounded by attractive people (and families and kids), mostly in casual attire, it...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply the best . Makes you feel at home every time you visit. Great unpretentious food with a laidback beach feel and a great vibe. So good you never want to leave.

Thank ponchopisado
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great light, good food, great memory moment! Make reservation before going as it is a busy destination ;)

Thank agnesroy
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I have been already at this Restaurant. Food and service are very VERY good, with reasonable prices. They also have one in Miami at the Civic Center though -to my opinion- not very good t all. There is a huge difference between the one in...More

2  Thank Carlos C
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

La Huella is a tucked- away spot that is worth seeking out. We discovered it while visiting Jose Ignacio in Uruguay. Worth the line up. Cool ambiance, breeze wafting in from the shore, open kitchen, chic clientele- delicious fresh seafood, special cocktails, great tunes ...you...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Jose Ignacio and ate at the casually elegant La Huella on the way to Punta del Este. Very chic and packed to the brim - reservations are a must! Portions are more than ample and service is attentive. We were stuffed after...More

2  Thank Emily B
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Food is great. As well as the relax atmosphere and the service. Try the catch of the day, and don't miss the dulce de leche volcano! Prices are high, think about 50 dollars per human being.

2  Thank Federico U
Reviewed 5 May 2017

La Huella is the place to eat in Jose Ignacio - you simply must visit if you are in the area, especially for a late afternoon meal during the high season. The vibe is really great - hip, happening and casually elegant. Book a table...More

1  Thank AnneB1234181
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Book a table - or wait for a long time - This is very visited and great. Bring lots of money - the food is lovely

Thank Christian G
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is a charming restaurant and bar is specially nice for a late lunch or a happy hour and if your table is on the second floor overlooking the beach. The food and the apetizers are good although things tend to take longer than necessary....More

Thank mrlandsberg
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Questions & Answers
Chelsea S
14 April 2017|
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Response from vacationtraveller850 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will probable tell yo that you can not, but they at worst make you wait a bit, as usual.
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30 April 2016|
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Response from SanLorGlobe | Reviewed this property |
Hi weekends are always open. However since they work most during summer time, I would give them a call first. The walk on the beach is amazing all year around. ;-))))
Viviana B
2 March 2015|
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Response from DWLSantiago | Reviewed this property |
They start working around midday and continue non stop until aprox 11:00pm. This happens during high season which goes from mid December until February. As from March on I am not sure if they work only on weekends. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Jose Ignacio
  • Phone Number: +598 4486 2279
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