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Cafe Misterio

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Costa Rica 1700, Montevideo, Uruguay
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 19:30 - 01:00
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited this for sushi with friends. Sushi is fresh and tasty. A bit expensive though for the area and what you get. Service is nice and restaurant is very clean and professional. Greatly situated in the Carasco area.

Thank JohnElGreco
Montevideo, Uruguay
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A classic in Carrasco, Montevideo. Reason ? I don´t know... I found the food was very good , yes... overpriced by far! The wine list is absurdly overpriced. Atmosphere is good but extremely dark, to the point that it is no longer romantic nor is it relaxing but on the contrary it becomes uncomfortable. One of the pleasures of dining... More 

Thank Janet130764
Barcelona, Spain
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A classic from Carrasco neighbourhood, Cafe Misterio is nice for a celebration night of some sort that could justify spending so much money for so little food. Still, it was nice and tasty and the service was ok.

1 Thank mdcppc
Seattle, Washington
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Went here with friends and had a great time. Both seafood and meat was good and the wine that accompanied it excellent.

Thank Nick G
Montevideo, Uruguay
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187 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I have been twice and have enjoyed my lunch both times but it is an expensive restaurant so be aware. It is not an expansive menu but what they have is tasty.

Thank Netty2010
Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a very popular restaurant with both indoor and outdoor seating. The service is first class and they have staff who can speak English. The food is excellent and very well presented, especially the baked salmon on capers and onions which was delicious. They have an good wine list and both local and imported brands.

Thank Peter G
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90 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The pros: open earlier than many restaurants, lots of seating, nice atmosphere, very helpful and attentive waitress. The food was pretty good. We all got something we liked, but no one was crazy about any of the dishes. The menu online is deceptive- makes it look like gourmet Asian. It's really an international blend with all sorts of dishes, none... More 

Thank emrm
Montevideo, Uruguay
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Despite being a pleasant restaurant with good service, the green chicken curry I ordered was so salty it was inedible. They promised to do a new dish but when it came it was obvious that it was the same food, watered down to reduce the saltiness and then thickened. I ate it so as not to spoil the evening for... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very nice environment, nice staff and good food, but a very disappointing moment when we asked for the bill. The restaurant charges $17 for a couple just for the starters they bring in to table without any prior offer and regardless if you ordered it or not. It was the most expensive piece of bread I ever had in my... More 

Thank ROAlmeida
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Great place for a younger crowd, good food and drinks it's a modern place with modern and hip music, I am not young but I enjoy the crowd and atmosphere, food and wine They also have a small and delicious place at the MVD airport

Thank 814domenicom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 01:00
19:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa Rica 1700, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Carrasco
  • Neighbourhood: Carrasco

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