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Francis Restaurant

Luis de la Torre 502 | esquina Jose María Montero -Punta Carretas, Montevideo 11309, Uruguay
+598 2711 8603
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (51 reviews)
“risotto” (28 reviews)
“ceviche” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, European, South American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
Luis de la Torre 502 | esquina Jose María Montero -Punta Carretas, Montevideo 11309, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 447 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While the restaurant no longer serves sushi nor ceviche and was out of most fish (we were limited to 2), after initially hearing those limitations, I was somewhat skeptical of how our lunch would play out. HOWEVER, if ended up being terrific! Definitely give it...More

Thank leigh c
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My wife and I came over to Montevideo on the fast ferry from Buenos Aires and asked our hotel to recommend a good local restaurant. Francis was packed with people from throughout the city enjoying a quiet, subdued and elegant dinner experience. The food was...More

Thank SUSSnyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 days in Montevideo in March. Francis is a few blocks from the Sheraton, an easy walk. The reviews were good and we needed a break from beef 😎. Francis is a charming restaurant with great service and a creative menu. We had...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Superb service and food. Highly recommended. Owner talks with patrons and shares the experience. Nothing like this in chicago

Thank James G
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Two visits in 3 days! By far the best restaurant experience we had in Montevideo! 😎 lovely Uruguayan “champagne”, good sushi one day and meat the other! 👏🏽

Thank Ketil B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We've already been to Francis a couple of times and decided to come here again. We remembered not only the fine dining but the nice service as well. Certainly, this was not the case this time. Food was nice, not what it used to be....More

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lataro, Director General at Francis Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018
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Estimado cliente: Lamentamos que su experiencia en Francis no haya sido del todo satisfactoria. Nos llama mucho lo que nos...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is large and popular and the menu is very extensive. We were welcomed to the restaurant in a very warm manner. It was a bit of a surprise as we had just arrived from Argentina where the welcoming was less positive. We ordered...More

Thank Mikexyz
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Went to Francis for a business lunch...food was outstanding. Everyone raved about their lunch...I had the Shrimp and spinach rotolo which was amazing; one of my colleagues raved about the gnocchi. Highly recommend this quaint restaurant with nice atmosphere and great food.

Thank Beerwolf4
Reviewed 22 February 2018

The atmosphere of the restaurant could be better, however the food was very good and the service was a highlight of our dinner. They do have a very good wine list and the sommelier was very helpful.

Thank DaniK74
Reviewed 15 February 2018

It was busy but not cramped and had excellent attentive service. We had the best cerviche ever and the catch of the day was well priced and delicious. A treat of a restaurant.

Thank Natalie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luis de la Torre 502 | esquina Jose María Montero -Punta Carretas, Montevideo 11309, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2711 8603
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