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El Peregrino

) #572 of 823 Restaurants in Montevideo $$ - $$$, Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue
Rambla Portuaria, Montevideo, Uruguay
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
2 Mar 2017
“An evening candle at Puerto Madero”
20 Jan 2017
“Not impressed”
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Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, South American
$$ - $$$
Rambla Portuaria, Montevideo, Uruguay
Neighbourhood: Ciudad Vieja
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I have probably been here a dozen times over the last year or so. It is always my first choice. Galician fare with an excellent Spanish wine list. Superb fish and seafood, and excellent beef. And great staff, front of house Xavier in particular always...More

Thank DickSands
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

First the good: Excellent Sangria. Now the bad: The food. My g/f ordered a steak medium. Came well done. She returned it. New steak was RAW. She returned it. New steak was rare not medium. Quality of meat was poor. Very tough. They gave me...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

People (lots of locals) come here for the meat, and they order huge mountains of it. We tried to restrain ourselves, but it was hard. The location, quality and service is very good. Well worth experiencing yourself. Busy on Sunday - make a reservation.

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This bustling and busy market during the day, is somewhat diminished in the evenings as all but 2 restaurants,including this one,are closed, so it looks a little lonely,but being opposite our hotel,we gave it a try and we're not disappointed. Simple fare for us that...More

Thank rockin ron
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very well located in the touristic place at the port in the "Mercado del Puerto" The big nice terrasse and the promise of a good steak brought us there. The steak was good not exquisite. I had to make it recook. The...More

Thank lesGlobetrotteRs13
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We ate here and the whole experience was pretty disappointing. The meal was pretty bad and the most annoying thing is the cover charge. I really don't get that at all!! when you have already purchased a meal and wine and told them you don't...More

Thank Lllamaheaven
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had a full day of touring, but with a late lunch we only had a half bottle of wine and some dessert at El Peregrino for our late night snack. We stayed at the Don Boutique Hotel across the street, so this was our...More

Thank AmazingRacerWannabe
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I read a lot of the reviews and even if some did not like the quality I think the "average" of the rewiews also applied for me. I had a good sized and really delicious food. I liked it (But I did not have extreme...More

Thank DrCraq
Reviewed 28 June 2016

In front of my hotel. I had everything that is bad for me!!! Chitterlings, kidneys, blood sausage, pancreas etc,etc. Terrible for Gout sufferers but great taste washed down with a bottle of Amant tannat. A memorable meal with a very pleasant server

Thank peter_glazier
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I have just returned from a steak meal and had high expectations. I ate with a friend and we both ordered the same steak. His was cooked exactly as I like it and was a thicker cut which I prefer. Mine was too thin and...More

Thank qualitywork1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rambla Portuaria, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Ciudad Vieja
  • Neighbourhood: Ciudad Vieja
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