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Medialunas Calentitas

La Barra, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
+598 4277 2347
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
11 Jan 2018
“Get them HOT HOT HOT!!!”
18 Dec 2017
“Noisy, bad service, uncomfortable seats”
$$ - $$$
La Barra, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The beat medialunas by the dozen... not cheap for what they offer but not expensive either. Try the homemade croissants (medialunas) and also the fruit smoothies (licuados) and napolitanos sandwich

Thank Gustavo L
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We arrived at the place, which was not full. The seats are hard and uncomfortable. Tha music was loud and awful. The service didn't arrived. When we went to the counter they said "wait until we go". 15 minutes later we left. May be the...More

Thank mercedes n
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Extremely delicious and pricey croissants. In high season you will see people standing in line to buy dozens and dozens of croissants. You can sit inside or at the picnic tables outside. In season, you can listen to a local band while having your snack....More

Thank Argenamerican
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

These warm and sticky croissants brushed with sugar syrup are just about the most delicious thing on the face of the earth, and please note that I gave written over 300 reviews in over 100 cities. There is nothing like Calientitas for breakfast, dessert after...More

Thank Cedar32
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Nice croissants and coffee, but not special. Not a place I would go again, isn't specially attractive. Colorful inside seating area, rustic style. Friendly service.

Thank flpaoli
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I was there by accident during a cold Sunday and it was a great experience. The place is very cozy, familiar, there was a band playing/intereacting with the crowd. The medialunas are delicious.

Thank Ivo A
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Very nice cheap cafe serving delicious small croissants. Nice location in la barra as well. Recommended for afternoon snack

Thank Manky21
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This place is definitely worth a visit, their empanadas are very different to what I see before in Uruguay, with flaky crusty pastry and delicious fillings. Croissants are good as well, with traditional sweet dulce de leche inside. Beware - Google maps and TripAdvisor show...More

Thank Denis T
Reviewed 25 January 2016

This is a haven for pastry-lovers. Their coffee isn't bad either. I especially enjoy their spinach-ricotta empanadas, loaded with filling and wrapped in a flaky crust. You might miss this place, but it is out in the open. If driving, go just past Ancap and...More

Thank Dreamer D
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Need something to get you going and that is tasty and sweet? This is the place ! Come in the afternoon after the beach for a Free concert you will not regret it.

Thank MrCaliAdvisor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Barra, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: +598 4277 2347
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