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La Fonda del Puertito

Av.Dr.Luis a. de Herrera 1132, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
+598 2628 7362
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“parrilla” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Barbecue, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Av.Dr.Luis a. de Herrera 1132, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

So, after a few all meat meals I went for a break. This is a packed lively place with a rich seafood assortment, though you won't miss anything from the grilled local cow, which they have plenty! I ordered the sautéed mixed fruit de mere...More

Thank Gabriel M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Since we entered the restaurant, we were treated super nice, the complimentary pizzas were so good that we asked for more!! We liked all the dishes that we ordered, they were very big portions, but since we were really hungry, we finished all. The place...More

Thank Marcela M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We just arrived in Montevideo n decided on lunch ! We found this place walking towards the beach ! The only daunting experience not being able to read or speak Spanish but we managed n the food was amazing !! The service brilliant albeit fractured...More

Thank rathisripathy
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Following the TripAdvisor & lonely planet reviews, visited this place for dinner to try the seafood. Service is very nice, the place is cozy. Ordered shrimps & chorizo for starters and tuna & octopus casserole as main course... The food would be great if the...More

Thank german2012_12
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We had a very nice dinner here , big selection and difficult to chose ... very big portions, great pizzas , nice fish and nice service

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Had dinner this evening at La Fonda del Puertito, a nice, fairly quiet restaurant about 10 minutes drive from our hotel in Punta Carretas. We ordered beer and were brought a small complementary pizza along with a bread basket with olive oil, chimmichura and a...More

1  Thank Garypl
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has it all, first a very nice ambiance half traditional half trendy, very good and attentive service and a very varied and extensive menu that caters for almost anyone. The food is very good with very good seafood and parrilla with a lot...More

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

By now, after four weeks of travel in Chile and Uruguay we have tried quite a number of restaurants, and we have had many lovely food experiences. This non-ambitious relatively small restaurant, however, in Pocitos, a beachside suburb of Montevideo beats them all by a...More

Thank malcolmmali
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We ordered various meat dishes and all were excellent.The portions are generous and are usually sufficient for two persons.The service is rapid and polite.

Thank Eliezer_11
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Service was very good! Food was also good and the prices are very reasonable. Good place to have lunch and also drinks

Thank Maromapr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av.Dr.Luis a. de Herrera 1132, Montevideo 11326, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2628 7362
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Autentic Uruguayan food, second to none wine cellar with "hard to find" Uruguayan wines. Reasonably priced, you can enjoy the best of the Uruguayan barbacue, but also very good menu range, from pasta to fish and vegetarian options.
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