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El Diablo Tranquilo

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Camino Costanera 4826, Punta del Diablo 27204, Uruguay
+598 95 325 720
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 November 2014

El Diablo Tranquilo is a really nice place to have something to eat. We went there to have dinner. You can have fresh fish and other meals too.

1 Thank Eugenia G
Calgary, Canada
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Very highly rated hostel, and it was in a good spot, and it was certainly a fun atmosphere. But a few notable shortcomings, mainly the equipment rentals (surfboards) were not in that great of condition and quite expensive and not all the staff seemed to know the process for renting them out. Otherwise not really any complaints, but there are... More 

Thank Chris U
Seville, Spain
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2012

I stayed five days in El Diablo Tranquilo, and it´s one of better hostels where I stayed! The Staff are very very nice and efficient, very nice food, and wonderfull localitation! And especially I loved the people that I met there (the staff and people how stayed there). An experience I recommend to everyone! I love to go back there!

1 Thank Irene B
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2012

No dislikes! All good from the staff at EDT. The food was good every night and they provide a different option each night from Pizza, to Pork to Spag bol...

Thank Duncan S
New York City
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2012

I idn't know how to write this review, since we only got to look inside and briefly sit down. Basically we had heard about the El Diablo Tranquilo Bar/Resturaunt and wanted to check it out. It was hard to find, hidden behind some new construction and we must have spent 45 minutes looking for it. Once we did, we were... More 

Thank Erithtotl
Bogota, Colombia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Food was perfect at Diablo Tranquilo Playa Suites. Very good ingridients, nice presentation and good timing. I think it is the best about the hostel.

Thank JuanaCamacho
Madison, WI
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2009

This restaurant didn't fail to impress after dining there on two separate occasions. While on the way to the beach we pit stopped on their large deck and boardwalk for traditional Uruguayan milanesa sandwiches. The front row seat to the ocean view, beach music and friendly server made for a great afternoon event and prompted our return for dinner. At... More 

Thank holliope

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Restaurant Details

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Mexican, South American
Lunch, After-hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Costanera 4826, Punta del Diablo 27204, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Rocha Department  >  Punta del Diablo
  • Phone Number: +598 95 325 720

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