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La Olada

Ruta 10, KM 181 50 | La Juanita, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
+598 4486 2745
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (11 reviews)
“great food” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ruta 10, KM 181 50 | La Juanita, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

You are certainly not going to bump into La Olada by accident - it's really off the beaten track, but still easy to find. Sultry low lighting, candles everywhere, lots of magical atmosphere. Along with good food, a decent wine selection and lovely staff, that...More

Thank Gorgeous10
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a nice meal at this property. It is run by a husband and wife team so really do a nice job. We had the grilled octopus which was excellent. I had a shrimp dish. I liked the location and outdoor dinning

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

A lovely little setting, romantic and intimate yet also accepting of families and groups. Great food and service and far superior to the massively over rated La Huella.

1  Thank Charliefromworthing
Reviewed February 20, 2018

We loved this place... really nice food in a great atmosphere..they have great drinks and a nice wine selection.. Good for families or couples.. we had an outside table near the fireplace and it was great. I do recommend the lamb, but everything that we...More

Thank DaniK74
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Romantic outdoor dining with lots of candles. Food and service are very good. We arrived early and were told choose whatever table we would like. We ordered drinks and were then asked to choose another table as ours had previously been reserved. Other than this...More

Thank Jodi H
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Every January José Ignacio boasts one of the greatest concentration of top-class restaurants per capita on earth. This tiny but booming seaside resort town offers a growing choice of excellent dining. La Olada is one of the gems in this restaurant scene. Creative not fancy...More

Thank juanca4712
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We ate here twice on a short visit to Jose Ignacio in January. The appetizer with the roasted pumpkin with goat cheese and arugula was so simple, yet delicious. Ambiance was relaxed and quaint. I heard that others complained of bugs sitting outdoors, so we...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

We were in town for several nights and tried lots of places. This was our favorite. Really delicious and good prices relative to the area!

Thank ELee914
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Absolutely lovely spot. Great food, servers who speak English (a rarity in Jose Ignacio), outdoor fireplace and bonfire.

Thank MrsGraysky
Reviewed February 14, 2017

They have several good dishes, but their Rack of Lamb is super !!! Great local fish is also a good choice. The service was great and the place is full of locals

1  Thank Alex L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruta 10, KM 181 50 | La Juanita, Jose Ignacio 20402, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Jose Ignacio
  • Phone Number: +598 4486 2745
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