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Meson de la Plaza

Vasconcellos 153, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 5985224807
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“live music” (10 reviews)
“old town” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vasconcellos 153, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Our tour company arranged our lunch here. Are there lots of tourists? Yes. But, the good folks who live in Colonia probably don't regularly frequent white table cloth restaurants - the town now largely subsists on tourism. The interior is beautiful and there was a...More

1  Thank bumper1965
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Friendly service, they replaced a steak that was over done. The decor is lovely, has 3 nice areas. Menu is not expansive with cuts of meat available, but both the Spanish style and regular grilled tenderloin were delicious, even though all were slightly over cooked...More

Thank Ruby I
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The restaurant was recommended, but disappointing. We both had the salmon. Both came luke warm and my wife's was very thin, it seemed the end of the end. Staff was rude when we complained. A pity, as the place has a very nice decoration and...More

Thank Frans K
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Beautiful, beautiful restaurant. Menu is full of delicious options for a fair price. You can choose your table from three ambiences: to the right a more Spanish style room, Portuguese to the left, and a open space in the back.

Thank FabioNP
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This restaurant looks more expensive than it is. It is located in an old house with two big rooms which have a quaint decoration comprised of antiques. It offers live music with a good singer/guitar player (we ended up buying one of his CDs). The...More

Thank Capisce
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We had an enjoyable lunch in the conservatory. Both the steak and fish dishes were generous and delicious. Service was a bit relaxed though they were busy. We're on holiday so didn't mind it being slow. Lots of local tourists.

1  Thank Divyang M
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Good food,reasonable prices,very good live music everyday,well located in the heart of the old city.

1  Thank Miguel L
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We visited Colonia on a beautiful fall day in May and returned to Meson de la Plaza, a restaurant we had visited five years earlier. If you're looking for a nice, even somewhat "classy" place for lunch, this is the restaurant to choose. The menu...More

2  Thank reynoldsBA
Reviewed 4 April 2015

This restaurant our guide took us to for lunch. We had a preset menu. The food was adequate but plentiful. Nice location right on the main plaza. As someone else stated, there was a lone singer for entertainment. The restaurant is beautifully decorated with antiques...More

1  Thank BloggerLinda
Reviewed 12 March 2015

The group arrived for lunch in a separate room set up for us. It was nice to have the room to ourselves for this adventure. A nice setting in the old town. The service was quick and good. The meal was OK, we had some...More

1  Thank Norb W
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Soy Maria,mi consulta es si el 24/12 hay servicio de restaurantes y si hay que reservar,gracias
12 December 2016|
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Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
Hola qué tal? Honestamente no sabría decirte. Podrías entrar quizás a la página, y escribirles para que puedan responder tu inquietud. Suerte y muchas felicidades!
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Hola me voy a pasar navidad en Colonia con mi mamá y mi hermana, queríamos saber si este restaurant hace cena navideña y coo hay que hacer para reservar. Gracias!!!
12 November 2016|
Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
Tengo la sensacion de que es posible pero debemos recordar el caracter de pueblo de Colonia... Yo viaje en Abril. Pero me aseguraria... Muy bien antes!
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Natalia M
Hola !! disculp que traia el menu del daytour de bebida ? gracias !!!
11 November 2016|
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Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
Honestamente no lo sé, pues pedimos a la carta. Siento no poder ayudarte. Es un lugar intermedio, pequeño, pero es acogedor. Suerte!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vasconcellos 153, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 5985224807
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