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Leonardo Etxea

Joaquin Lenzina Casi Bvr Artigas, Punta del Este 20000, Uruguay
+598 4249 3723
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“corvina” (4 reviews)
“crab dish” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Gluten Free Options
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Joaquin Lenzina Casi Bvr Artigas, Punta del Este 20000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent Bask Food! Attendants were a little bit lack of professionalism but fish and seafood are perfectly cooked. Try "Pulpo a la Vasca"

1  Thank Mauricio U
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Decided to go here because of Trip Advisor Reviews and the fact we were in the Basque region of Spain last summer. We were not disappointed. Had excellent service and recommendations from our waiter Daniel- thank you Daniel! Started with a salmon crepe appetizer- delicious!...More

2  Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Dinner was great, having the casquinha de siri as appetizer, seafood cazuela as main dish for me, and black corvina for my husband. Had good rosé tannat (Uruguayan grape) for wine. Reservations needed for either first sitting at 9PM or the second sitting at 10:30...More

2  Thank Vania P
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We went to eat a delicious paella, white wine and water, spending 2000 pesos uruguayos . Nice place, avarage as a place, I would highlight the food and the service, the waitress did a very nice service.

1  Thank Isabela T
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Friends recommended this restaurant, run by Leonardo, descendent of Basque immigrants. Try the mollejas de cordero, lamb sweetbread - delicious!! We had fish and sea food - all great. The restaurant has a little cava, where you can choose your bottle of wine. Leonardo, the...More

2  Thank Norberto1971
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It is a small and simple Basque Restaurant. We visited the place after reading all the good reviews and I am happy to confirm that they were absolutely right. We asked what was the recommendation for the day and we were a little skeptical with...More

1  Thank wired2008
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

My friend João and I was in motorcycle tour in Uruguay. When in Punta we went out looking for a Parrilla but we changed our mind and we decided to try bask cuisine at Leonardo Etxea! Great decision! My Corvina Negra was wonderful! We recommend!

1  Thank Wilson N
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is a lovely little restaurant, with an inviting ambience. We had mussels, rabas and corvina in salsa verde. All very good. The waiter was helpful and pleasant. Also the Uruguayian Viognier was superb. We are here in the shoulder season and the place was...More

1  Thank Antonia T
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This restaurant was close by my condo and found it the night I arrive. I choose well the seafood is great as is the friendly service and atmosphere. I have been here three nights and have eaten there twice - will go back a third...More

1  Thank B4223SZthomast
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Not cheap but not most expensive of the low numbered restaurants , we liked it, patio and inside dining, known for it's seafood which we recommend as well.

1  Thank Pepperjackm
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20 October 2016|
Response from leonardopta | Property representative |
Hola si aceptamos todas las targetas! Saludos Leonardo Etxea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Joaquin Lenzina Casi Bvr Artigas, Punta del Este 20000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4249 3723
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Nuestro restaurante posee un ambiente calido y acogedor, ideal para compartir en familia, en pareja o con amigos. Nuestra carta dispone de una gran variedad de pescados y mariscos frescos, una excelente parrilla en la que podra disfrutar tanto de carnes como de pescados. Ademas de una bodega que dispone de mas de 600 etiquetas nacionales e internacionales.
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