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El Palenque

Av. Roosevelt y parada 6, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
49-4260
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“baby beef” (5 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“morcilla” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
PRICE
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Av. Roosevelt y parada 6, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

old restaurant outside the center of Punta. Food and service average...plae is very big and noisy ..better for Lunch time

Thank maserati3200
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We spent New Year's Eve there, choosing from the menu special grilled meats like morcilla, suckling pig, and lamb ribs. The rest. offered dessert: a fruit salad and panetone, and a paraphernalia of toys to celebrate at midnight. Wine and bubbles not included, but at...More

Thank Vania P
Reviewed 26 December 2017

PROS: We found table , no need for reservation. Good variety of deserts CONS: Average not friendly service, waiter looked tired and bored, the meat was OK, but not impressive at all. Salads and french potatoes average. Prices mid range IN SUMMARY: There are better...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Being a tourist was like having a target on your back. Waiter tried to "upsell" us constantly and were charged a "service fee" for napkins, bread, table setting along with a another service fee that he "automatically" calculated for us for his tip. Speaking no...More

Thank Quynh M
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Looking for an amazing steakhouse, we were recommended this restaurant by our hotel receptionist. We went at lunch time and the restaurant was not too busy (lucky us). Most of the people were local which is always a good sign. The service was very friendly...More

Thank J Fou L
Reviewed 13 December 2017

The service was not friendly , our meat was so chewy and full of fat difficult to eat. The mixed salad, baked potato and wine selection were excellent but that is not why you go to a Parrilla.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We asked entree, salad and a meat that is called “vacio”. We specially like this kind of meat because of its good taste. We ate the entree and the salad but the vacio delayed a lot. When we claimed, the waiter served something that can...More

Thank Atbap
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The place has a relaxed atmosphere. The classic uruguaian "parrillada" with excellent beef. You can also have very good seafood; in fact the logo of the restaruant is a fish. That is because this restaurant was the first to offer swordfish in its menu. The...More

Thank JOSE MANUEL F
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great location, right next to Punta Shopping... Great food and good service... Price is between moderate and expensive, but the food is worth it! Great sausage and great steak! We arrived (a really big group) when it was time to close and even like that...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Absolutely wonderful fish dinners!! And the chocolate lava cake is devine!! The wait staff is freindly and speaks both english and spanish. Had a great time and would certanly return.

Thank BrianR_11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Roosevelt y parada 6, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: 49-4260
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