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Cafe Brasilero

Ituzaingo 1447, Montevideo 11003, Uruguay
+598 2917 2035
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, International, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Ituzaingo 1447, Montevideo 11003, Uruguay
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

An old-fashioned cafe where you can linger. Great coffee and tables by the window, great for people-watching. Free wifi and no dirty looks if you hang around. We stayed from coffee time to beer time, and liked both experiences.

Thank nicholaso855
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Was worried that this was going to be an overpriced tourist trap but was pleasantly surprised to find that the prices, particularly for the coffee (UYU90), were lower than at a lot of other places we visited. Food prices also looked reasonable and it appeared...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 3 November 2017

It seams that you are in another time! The furniture is old and original, very preserved! I just stop by for a coffee, I can't say about the food!

Thank Juliana M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We stopped here for a coffee pick-me-up after strolling the streets of Montevideo. This cafe is a famous destination, and its ambience leads you to expect that the fame is deserved. But the coffee was close to undrinkable, the pastries unremarkable, and the service sullenly...More

Thank A R D
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

When you go into this beautiful cafe its as if you go back to 1800’s. Beautiful place to visit and remember the beauties of the past while enjoying a great cup of coffee or tea with croissant. Don’t miss this place if you visit Montevideo.

1  Thank Aline987
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the '5 mins' breakfast coffee, and stayed at least 2 hrs....it's gorgeous. Staff so helpful they made my exacting toddler an apple juice with real pulped apples which he loved, and the coffee is GOOD. Very atmospheric, laid back, classic. Totally...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

For those who travel both in Buenos Aires and Montevideo, I recommend to go to this place rather than cafe tortoni in Buenos Aires. Here, you'll have the same vintage atmosphere without doing half an hour of queue to get in. I also recommend you...More

Thank AntoineBoucher
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Defientely a place to visit in Cuidad Vieja. Unfortunately, lacking detail and quality ingredients. The "jamon serrano" in my sandwhich was inedible raw bacon. The coffee is OK but could do better. I think if they upped the quality of what they are doing this...More

Thank GourmetMVD
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It's a little hard to find, but folks are helpful and it's well worth the effort! It's on the 2nd floor of an beautiful old building that has been a treasure of local families for generations. The food is excellent, traditional and generous. You really...More

Thank Barbara N
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Have a nice, well served coffee at Cafe Brasilero in Old Town. The interior is kept like dating from early 1900s. Very carefully decorated, with its original windows its,tipical old cafe tables and chairs, it recreats the atmosphere of the old city cafe which is...More

Thank patbsas2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ituzaingo 1447, Montevideo 11003, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Ciudad Vieja
  • Neighbourhood: Ciudad Vieja
  • Phone Number: +598 2917 2035
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