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Calle 21 | 642, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4244 0408
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

To say we were impressed would be an understatement. The staff, the service, the food quality, and the atmosphere are all 5 Star. I travel in many countries, and Punta Del Este, Uruguay has many good restaurants. Out of them all, Mariskonea is the very best, and a must if you are traveling there. They exceeded our expectations every time... More 

Thank Charles P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I brought my parents to this iconic restaurant of punta del este and left with mixed feelings: (1) for a celiac like myself, there are good things. The server was knowledgeable and offer to prepare the appetizer of fried seafood with a corn starch batter and on a fresh new oil. Kudos for that. (2) it was just us there... More 

Thank Gonzalo V
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

It has reopened in another location, by the granddaughter of the founder. The food is all right but not excellent. The service, as in nearly all places of Punta del Este, is very good because the waiters are usually so well mannered. Starter I had camarones al ajillo which were not good , main course, the portion of the merluza... More 

Thank Jane S
Buenos Aires
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Good food, Fish meal is the speciality. Price fit with the Quality. An opportunity to improve is speed of the quitchen.

Thank Antonio L
Sliema, Malta
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190 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Since 1944 this place has been owned by the same family and you can feel their love for the job, The owners are close to their customers and you will enjoy a nice atmosphere with a view to the port. Fresh fish and seafood any choice will be good. They also have a good selection of wines and they will... More 

Thank coquelicotbretagne
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I used to eat at the old location Markisonea had in Punta del este and since they opened the new location I´ve been a regular on every summer vacation. The owners are always there to greet you upon arrival, they supervise everything is well served and in timely manner. The food is delicious and still conserving the taste it used... More 

Thank Debora N
New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Such an incredible experience from the food to the ambience to the service. The owners are so gracious, generous and kind and made our evening spectacular. Fish was so fresh and delicious. Highly recommend this place!

1 Thank harley0525
1 review
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We loved our meal ! We were visiting from Washington DC and the Mariskonea made us feel like we were family !

Thank Kristin M
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

As always Mariskonea is one of the best places in Punta del Este. Lunch or dinner is always excellent. This time, once more, the " Corvina a la Vasca" and the Chipirones were the most. One more benefit is added for this coming season, a special discount with the Banco de Galicia's card. Do not miss it !

Thank Flia. B
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

My husband has been coming to Punta del Este for 40 years and I've been coming for 15. In all the years we had both been coming here, 2016 was the first year we saw Mariskonea. So it was a great discovery for us even though it's been around for many years. I'm so happy we found it and ate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 21 | 642, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4244 0408
For 70 years the vision of the immigrant Basque Ascension Iturria is repeated; the best dishes..., In the best place. With a perfect view of the Harbor, Mariskonea is renewed. Our classic dishes flavored Basque acquired the unique taste that only experts in fish and shellfish, can bring. Those who know Punta del Este, knows the quality of Mariskonea.

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