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At one time a train station, this wrought-iron structure is now a market housing an array of restaurants that specialize in meat and seafood dishes.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Perez Castellano, Esquina Com Rambla 25 de Agosto de 1825, Montevideo, Uruguay
Ciudad Vieja
+598 2916 8410
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great places to eat, though. More options such as, with typical fruits and sauces should have been good.

Thank RenatoPerroni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All over in the area you will find restaurants with great food. Prices are also very good and pealsant. Services fine all over

Thank Jantheexplorer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tipical place in Montevideo, full of history and tradition. You will eat good meat and uruguayan specialities grilled in front of you. You can see how they cook it. Recomend to eat inside the market in one of the little places where you can sit...More

Thank Adriana2904
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat good food and beer. Amazing people and place. I recomend this Place at all. 🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂

Thank tanuridani
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

While there is much more on offer than meat, it is clearly the star of the show amongst the restaurants vying for your attention in this very old market hall. Wander through the entire building before deciding what appeals to you. I settled on a...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit even as a tourist. Typical South American grilled meat restaurants where you sit around and watch the meat being cooked. Don’t recommend for vegetarians or in animal rights

Thank Penny g
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Definitely visit the market. There are loads of choices of places to eat. We really enjoyed it. We ate at la palenque which was great. Loved the way the food is cooked.

Thank Kelhut
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

If you choose to have the most complete barbecue with the best meat in town you may stop by the famous “Mercado del Puerto” ( the “ Harbour Market”) where you will find the most complete restaurants ( more than 25 ) with the most...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

If you want to have a different barbecue, watching the grill close, in a high chair, it probably has some very good meats. As a market it’s a bit disappointing.at least a good alfajor\dulce de leche store close...

Thank Saludos S
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Forgot which place exactly I went to eat but I have to say that products are kinda overpriced and not tasting as good as expected. Wines aren’t too expensive tho and staff was always alright and agreed to help us with settling the bill half...More

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August 24, 2018|
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Response from 344saadettina | Reviewed this property |
Afcourse,its an touristic place but since Uruguay catholic?and the day after xmas???
January 26, 2018|
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Response from Harbridgetrek | Reviewed this property |
I cannot advise how much an average meal for 4 would cost since we did not eat here. If you look at one of the photos I posted though, you will see the cost of the items on the menu boards in the background. This looked to... More
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August 27, 2016|
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Response from MichaelH5054 | Reviewed this property |
Everyday till 18:00
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