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El Drugstore

Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
+598 4522 5241
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (11 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the years I've eaten at El Drugstore several times. Each time hoping they will have somehow improved their food. Unfortunately, they have been consistent... consistently bad. To be fair, as a vegetarian, there aren't a lot of options on the menu. So often in...More

Thank MwalimuK
Reviewed 1 week ago

If colour lifts your mood this gem of a restaurant will leave you feeling happy. The decor is a cheerful hodge podge of polka dots and vibrant colorful posters & paintings festooning the walls. It's a gaudy heaven. The staff were attentive and helpful and...More

Thank MillyAbroad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year I go to Colonia and I have to have at least one meal at this place. the variety and flavors are superb... they cook everything in front of you and have free live music on the weekends. i will be back every time...More

Thank Rockira
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend going. We had dinner. Sharing platter was big and tasty. Would definitely go again should we ever return

Thank Leo W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the grilled fish special and chose the salad as my side, a beer as my beverage and a cafe for the desert. The fish was nicely prepared and the salad was a nice change from the typical fries. The meal was $461 uru....More

Thank Steven D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here mid-afternoon for a drink. It had a beautiful, creative energy and amazing pictures and decor. We didn't stay for a dinner, but it had a comprehensive menu that looked good. The kitchen is open, near the front door so you can see...More

Thank Jack E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, great ambiance! This was our first stop for a meal in Colonia and we not disappointed. Recommended

Thank jmneitzke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called for an early dinner. NB they do NOT take mastercard. We ended up having to go back to hotel to get enough money!!! Should have said before the meal. The meal itself was good with large helpings. Steak and potatoes for my wife and...More

Thank BobCv
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place food is a bit pricey. Got hamburger without bread but that's how it's served. Wifi works. I have mixed reviews of this place as food wasn't as good as I expected and I came with a group who's food wasn't as good either.

Thank JCasNYC
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Dissapointed, indifferent attitude of staff. Simple meals,fresh good amount but very basic cooking. Did not gel with price.

Thank Kimberley B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portugal 174, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 5241
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