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Estrecho

Sarandi 460, Montevideo 11007, Uruguay
+598 2915 6107
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (46 reviews)
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
“filet mignon” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Sarandi 460, Montevideo 11007, Uruguay
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Reviewed yesterday

Being rates one of Eater's essential restaurants in Montevideo I had to check it out for lunch on my sightseeing day in the old city. Following recommendations I arrived early (around 12:15pm). The restaurant is quite small and all seating is around a counter facing...More

Thank FreqTrvl75
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thrilled to see a fabulous chef giving his personal attention to his creations at a long lunch counter where one would not be faulted to initially expect average food but that is certainly not the situation here! Friendly, engaging, attentive service. Reasonably priced. Another wonderful...More

Thank D J
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Delicious food, beautiful presentation, friendly staff, reasonable prices, and a show all at the same time. There are no tables - you sit at what essentially is a lunch counter. The "kitchen" is right in front of you, on the other side of the counter,...More

Thank Randy12414
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The place is a very long bar where you can have lunch while eating great food. The tattooed chef is talented, creative and very friendly as well as all his staff. It is great to see the team work in front of you to serve...More

Thank loicbuenosaires
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Amazing, flavourful, fresh food with a great vibe! We made a point of visiting this place after a number of failed dining experiences and I am so glad we did. The beef salad is to die for!

Thank hannabobanna
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Located on the main street in old town, this is nothing more than a long bar that seats maybe 15 - no tables. Very limited opening hours (lunch only?). They do take reservations but only for a limited time (something like 12 - 12:45). When...More

1  Thank jannep123
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

This place is cool. Long table, everybody sits next to each other. Food is great, no killer prices... plates are medium sized, so beware to order an appetizer first. Good quality, desserts are really good. Definitely a great choice to go in the Old City...More

1  Thank Micaela D
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Don’t think it twice: Estrecho is your place to go. With only a USD25-35 budget you can have a Grilled Camembert or a Coconut Thai soup as an appetizer + an entrée such as Green Curry or the best Flounder with the best wasabi sauce...More

1  Thank Adventure763529
Reviewed 21 March 2018

when we first walked in, we knew it was going to great...at each seat on the diner-like set up were well-dressed locals, chatting and watching food amazement before their eyes. The prep stations, grill, and at the end of the restaurant, the dishwashers--were all in...More

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I popped in here for a late lunch (by American standards!) and found a delightful, cozy restaurant! We arrived around 1400 and bellied up to the bar without having to wait. I had an excellent Pad Thai dish with shrimp that was a lunch special...More

1  Thank James D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sarandi 460, Montevideo 11007, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo>  > Ciudad Vieja
  • Neighbourhood: Ciudad Vieja
  • Phone Number: +598 2915 6107
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