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la lupita

) #249 of 833 Restaurants in Montevideo €€ - €€€ Mexican, Latin,
luis de la torre, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
25 Apr 2017
“Worst Mexican Food I've Ever Had!”
4 Oct 2016
“Terrible”
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Central American
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
luis de la torre, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

At best this restaurant is Mexican like. First to arrive was the salsa and chips, salsa was no more than tomato's thrown in a blender and and poured into a bowl; no cilantro, no onions, no salt, not garlic not salsa Mexicana. (Horrible). Next to...More

Thank willarmstrong48
Reviewed 4 October 2016

only the name is mexican. Everything else is just non-mexican. It is so poorly lit that it looks like a cold dungeon. Only one waiter for the whole restaurant. There is no heating place. Even while ordering food the menu is snatched from your hands...More

Thank Kundan B
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

It's pretty unassuming as reataurants go but is at best to be viewed as a friendly neighborhood joint that serves good Mexican food which is surprisingly not very common in the city. Typical options we usually order include sope, Mexican eggs, tortillas all served with...More

Thank madhukashyap1
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Service and quality are top notch, but this is by far the priciest Mexican food place I've ever visited. Sorry to say, you don't get what you pay for.

Thank DirkHendrix
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I'm not a big fan of really spicy food. However, every dish we had at Lupita was so bland, I felt the need to add hot sauce to make it vaguely Mexican. They happily brought it, and we had a good meal. I was very...More

Thank AnaOlson
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

I love la lupita! Mainly because I'm a huge fan of mexican food and it's the only place in Montevideo that offers 100% mexican food. I always ask for Entomatadas! Another strong point is the service, it's excellent.

Thank Paula P
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

It's a small place, but it cooks the real stuff. No texmex food here, only truely Mexican food. Strong margeritas. It's a very good service and great drinks and food. Be aware of the chilli.

Thank Euclides V
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

This mexican restaurant is very authentic and owned by Mexicans. You can see that the food is made with love. The attention is perfect and very fast. They serve nachos instead of bread, and we thought this was a nice touch. It's not expensive. The...More

Thank Clara Y
Reviewed 16 July 2014

this was decent mexican food but I am picky about my mexican food so thats maybe harsher than others would think margaritas a good n strong

Thank Oliviaseton
Reviewed 1 February 2013

When you have to have your Mexican food fix, this is the place. Good food, well prepared, great service. The can prepare your order as spicy or not, as you like it. Great place for a late night break from the local choice of beef....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
20:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
20:30 - 00:30
Thursday
20:30 - 00:30
Friday
20:30 - 00:30
Saturday
20:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: luis de la torre, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Punta Carretas
  • Neighbourhood: Punta Carretas
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