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Parrillada El Porton

General Flores 333, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 4522 5318
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (17 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 3:30 PMAll hours
Barbecue, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
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General Flores 333, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So when in South America its Beef beef and lots more beef - and there is nothing wrong with it as beef in SA is a lot better than the rough cuts & overpriced we have here in the UK. So tried the stuffed chicken...More

1  Thank boeingAde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there as a recommendation, I specifically asked the waitress for the most tender meat. So supposedly that’s what she brought , oh my god, it was a piece of rock. Worse of all is that we ordered 4 of the same meat and...More

1  Thank Alexia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our daytrip by Buquebus from Buenos Aires we sure had El Porton on our list. It is indicated in the park already, and we sat down and had the full grill experience. Too much... all meat, real Uruguayan style. Not really soft meat but...More

Thank golfingaround
Reviewed 12 December 2017

The short ribs were excellent. I found the chorizo to be dry. The service was good; attentive and friendly.

Thank blsnwbrdr
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The parrilla was excellent. Beaf was very tender and tasty. Chicken was very good too while somewhat tick. We asked for the leftover to be packed and had enough meat for the day after. Altogether an excellent experience

Thank pelsise
Reviewed 23 August 2017

As I do not eat much red meat, I looked forward to a good piece of beef in a country where good beef is prized. My steak was rather tough and disappointing, but maybe I am not the best judge. The locals seemed to love...More

Thank WanderWhy
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Easy access on the Main Street of Colonia, convenient location... The food is very very good, we ordered a Parrillada for two and was enough for three. The price is also nice as there is an instant 18% VAT return if you paid with foreign...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Although quite large and overly lit, this restaurant is friendly and inviting and has a good menu of local and Italian favourites. Perfectly OK quality with fair pricing. The pastas are a bit over cooked though.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

La atención es excelente, muy cálida. Se come muy bien es abundante y de calidad El precio es muy barato si pagad con tarjeta de credito o debito The service is very good and the food is excelent but is better if you pay with...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Called in for lunch for what at first seemed like a small bar. Waiter was very friendly and helpful whilst I tried to speak my best spanglish. Now after 4 days in South America I decided to break my steak amnesty (why it took 4...More

Thank Dean K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: General Flores 333, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 5318
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The Barbecue Restaurant to visit in Colonia del Sacramento. Here you can enjoy tha traditional Uruguayan barbecue in food-warming trays for two. Also premium-quality cuts of beef, pork, chicken, fish, pasta and the classic Uruguayan 'chivitos'. A warm, familiar place with more than 30 year-old experience, run by its owners the Martinez-Sandoval family.
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