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Moby Dick Pub

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Rambla Artigas 650, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4244 1240
18:00 - 05:00
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Mon - Thu 18:00 - 05:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 05:00
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's a good place to go out, but it gets claustrophobically crowded around 230-4. You can't almost move. But the music is good! A bit slow bar, but we had a good night out.

Thank Julia A
Cologne, Germany
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Standard place to sit outside in a touristy area by the peer... Mostly normal tables but some with lounge couches. The half-liter beers were out so we had to go for 0,3 where you get an even worse deal. Which means $180, which is close to Zurich-prices... Although they have a quiet a big staff for their size we had... More 

Thank Moritz L
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Along the seaside pier we stopped here to have a drink it was ok. Several people recomend this as the place to party, remember party here starts at 3am or so 😱😂

Thank Cecilio O
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We were the only diners and went because of the taxi driver's suggestion and excellent views on TA. I ordered their special burger and it was the saltiest, most overlooked mound of beef I think I've ever had. My friends spaghetti Del Mar was also really underwhelming. She didn't eat much of it but wanted to take it back to... More 

Thank Angie H
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the live band they had on stage. The bad side was waiting half an hour for an outrageously overpriced beer and then also being short changed by the barman,and when you mention it to him, he just pulls up his shoulders.

Thank Jacobus H
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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118 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The restaurant is located in front of the Port of the Punta del Leste. Beautiful place to drink a good beer and to eat. The meat is a classic dish at this restaurant and I recommend it. There are also different drinks that you can choose. Very nice place.

Thank Luiz C
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went off season, not so many bars in town were open. And this place still was crowded. Good music and beverage.

Thank Rafael C
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I went here on October 1st. It is still off season and some restaurants didn't open at all, even though it was a Saturday night. Even the McDonald's in town is closed. This place was open and still had customers. The atmosphere is pretty cool, and it was nice and warm on a cold night. The burger was pretty good... More 

Thank Rich A
punta del este/uruguay
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Moby Dick has been there for centuries. With its fireplace and cozy athmosphere is great at this time of the year when the season is over and wind blows from the south Atlantic seas. In summer with its air non-conformist more like being in south florida than the tropics is a must for the young as well as the not... More 

Thank ric40
new york city
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259 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Nothing special, just a touristy English pub. But was the only place open near our hotel, so we shared a Moby Dick pizza. It was pretty tasty, and quite large. I wouldn't suggest visiting based on the pizza, but if you find yourself nearby and are scared off by the other restaurants (Soho resto-bar is particularly bad), this is a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 50
American, Bar, Pub, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 05:00
18:00 - 05:00
18:00 - 05:00
18:00 - 05:00
18:00 - 05:00
12:00 - 05:00
12:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rambla Artigas 650, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4244 1240
Moby Dick is a magical and unique spot in Punta del Este. It has a soul like no other. Upon entering you will feel a mystical air that envelopes you with, outdoor terrasses overlooking the port, and friendly and vibrant people dancing the night away to the most acclaimed beats at the entrance.As you slip through the jubilant crowd and head towards either of the floors and rooms of pub´s decor, you will be immediately pleased by the friendly service, food & drink varieties of this enticing open cottage Moby Dick was created as a meeting point for those who are willing to have a good time, in a warm and relaxed atmosphere.It is the music that will define the first part of the relaxing day from 10am onward, reshaping itself to accomodate a warm ideal mood to share dinner or cocktails with friends with live music, then transforming the atmosphere to make way for our resident DJ who will have you dancing until sunrise.We are open every day

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?