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La Huella

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Playa Jose Ignacio, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
+598 4486 2279
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Kusnacht, Switzerland
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125 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Relaxed venue to eat GREAT food, and see and be seen. Don't wear anything ugly haha! Both times we went, we had sushi, and it was excellent. My son had a pizza and he thought it was really good too. We got very lucky the second time we went, because we arrived when it was relatively empty. An hour later... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you will ho to only one place for dinner/lunch in Jose Ignacio, this must be it. A legendary place. It can get a bit noise and crowded in January, but the food is great. Don't miss the Vulcan de Dulce de Leche as your desert choice. Impossible to regret.

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Bucharest, Romania
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33 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a late lunch around 4 pm at this restaurant that we found on the internet. Nice location right on the beach, but in my opinion they have to many tables. It was a chaos, full of people and tables. And this was late! I cant immagine how is at peak hour. The service is decent, no word of... More 

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Johannesburg
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158 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A busy vibey restaurant on the beach. Great seafood and a great atmosphere. Had we stayed in Jose Ignacio longer we would definitely have eaten there again. Very popular in season so book ahead of time. Web bookings available.

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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location, friendly service, very expensive. The place is good for what Punta del Este is good for. to show off. The place and the location is amazing, the service friendly but everything is very expensive. It´s a high society place.. Reservation needed!

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314 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, good wine list. The sushi is really great and worth a try. It is vibey and on the beach. Nice views if you get a table by the window. I did feel like it was a bit of a sausage machine though. We were still eating our starters when they brought our main meals. I got the impression... More 

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Paris, France
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An institition you have to reserve, a beach lovely restaurant, terrace or inside, they lend you warm ponchos, so elegant ! great place, food, ambiance, waiters were so kind with the sun it is paradise

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Jose Ignacio, Uruguay
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrible service in one line. Staff not properly trained in customer service. No attention to the customer, more attention to themselves.

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Thank WillemJan1016
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food quality was really good and I really loved the drinks they offer. It's quite packed and pricy but really nice to visit and service is excellent. We had a last minute family problem and they had no problem in rescheduling our reservation for the next day. (Make a reservation if you don't want to wait forever)

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the new year proposal from La Hueya for this year, great menu, great music, great place as always.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?