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Gorlero, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4244 1843
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Valinhos
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

The day we went to this restaurant, we had little time, so we looked for something that was fast. We ate pizza and drank wine. Nothing spectacular, but met our expectation.

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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

The food is good, more like fast food, the price is average. It's a classic, when in Uruguay you have to try one of them.

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punta del este/uruguay
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

You may see it full of families with kids. Many locals used to other franchises of the same chain. But "pizzeria" La Pasiva in its different locations here is expensive for the poor service an low quality food. Having other options, avoid it.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Arrived for dinner and found the place packed. We managed to find a table - it's open seating. Unbeknownst to us the place caters to families. Between children chasing each other around, without any parental discipline, and crying babies we managed to get our food. Don not recommend for a relaxing dinner.

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Thank BillHalfmoon
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

If you want all the typical goodies of the country - chivitos with real local beef, húngaras with their famous white mustard, fainá or pizza, spectacular fresh salads of your choice of ingredients, chajá... this is THE place to eat at a moderate price and very fulfilling plates, accompanied by a local beer, wine or mineral water! Support the local... More 

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Thank Monica M
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

La Pasiva is a landmark Restaurant of Uruguay. Open all day with swift service and good fare @ very accesible prices (at times not all too clean, but that's because of high frequency of visits) Absolutely georgeous are the 'chivito canadiense'= an extremely complete tenderloin sandwich! And the 'hungaras a la plancha' a slightly spicy sausage for hot-dog enjoy!

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Thank Luca D
Porto Alegre, RS
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

La Pasiva is a chain restaurant. It serves hotdogs, chivitos, pastas and other meals. It is located conveniently in the heart of Gorlero and it operates all year long . Good place to go for hotdogs and beer.

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Thank jkorczyk
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

Food excellent terrace very nice in punts del este more then one expected service was very good food was abundent

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Halifax, Canada
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

I went here a week ago and ordered the salmon dish, my friend got some pasta. The food itself was fair. The fish was really fresh! However, the rest of the meal was just fair, nothing great about it. It also took 35 minutes to bring us our food after ordering.. at 9:30 on a Sunday night. Not sure why,... More 

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Thank Nick M
Seattle, Washington
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

La Pasiva is a TERRIBLE place to eat. How this place could POSSIBLY be a chain with many locations is beyond my understanding. We ordered pizza and the La Pasiva hot dog. They were terrible. First of all, the pizza. La Pasiva has this incredibly beautiful wood fired oven, yet they use pre prepared pre-baked dough for their pizza. It's... More 

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Thank Kelly C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Fast food, South American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gorlero, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4244 1843
Description
This restaurant is special for making "chivitos" a meat sandwich typical from Uruguay

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