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Rambla Artigas entre calle 27 y 28, Punta del Este, Uruguay
+598 4244 8773
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09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Tampa, Florida
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205 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a large table with some friends. The place has a great view of the seaport and the sunset made it special. You can eat over the beach or inside (we thought it was windy outside and we ate in). The good was good. It was good meat but there were no sides. We also had pastas and seafood,... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is beautiful. Great view! The food unfortunately isn't that great. My steak was very tough, good flavour, but overcooked. It also doesn't come with anything (some steaks do) but you have to pay for veggies or any sides. My friends both had a different risotto, both of which they said were not bad, but not great. The service... More 

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Thank Amac_45
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overcooked sweetbreads and meat. They didn't offer lemon to go with the sweetbreads. Really bad customer service, and price-quality ratio is poor.

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Thank Virginia V
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The meal was totally tasteless. I ordered a dish called "asado de tira" with rice and fries. The meat was greasy and difficult to chew and the rice was very bad. The restaurant is well located and you have a good view of the beach and sunset and I think these are the only positive aspect of it. One last... More 

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Thank Ronald O
Miami, Florida
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice dinner here. The restaurant decor is modern and very nice. Great ocean views. The steaks had great flavor and the chocolate secreto was amazing.

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Thank spinuzzi
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Good place to have a perfect sunset view. If you like "Dulce de Leche", well, this is the place because they put a lot in your pancake :)) .... BTW I really like Dulce de Leche

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Thank Guido M
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50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Good choice to be in business or with a family. There is a option to be attended outside, by the sea, with a beautiful view. Good prices, good food good attending.

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Thank Carlos C
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This restaurant is really cozy, well served, good food and for every taste. The staff is friendly and the prices are really reasonable.

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Chicago, Illinois
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51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant with great staff. The food is prepared well and the prices are very reasonable for the quality. Try the hot queso appetizer and the pork chop with sweet potatoe.

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Thank Clinton N
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

I had an incentive group that had lunch at El Secreto and I reserved the second floor of the restaurant. It has a very nice view of the Atlantic Ocean, at Muelle de Mailhos, with a nice and cozy ambient. The entrances, Picada del Mar and Picada del Campo were great and they serve from 2 to 3 people easily.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rambla Artigas entre calle 27 y 28, Punta del Este, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4244 8773

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?