Colonia del Sacramento restaurants

Top Choice Pizza in Colonia del Sacramento

Don Joaquín

After 13 years in Europe, Colonia natives Yancí and Pierina returned home with a genuine Neapolitan pizza oven in tow. The result is this cheerful eatery where diners can watch the pizzaiolo (pizza chef) creating th…
Top Choice International in Colonia del Sacramento

Charco Bistró

Outstanding both for its location and its food, this bright and airy eatery with a contemporary aesthetic is tucked down a cobbled side street with a spacious deck overlooking the Río de la Plata's grassy shoreline.…
International in Colonia del Sacramento

Lentas Maravillas

Cozy as a friend’s home, this is an agreeable spot to kick back with tea and cookies, or savor a homemade lemonade accompanied by soup, sandwiches or goulash. Flip through an art book from owner Maggie Molnar’s pers…
Uruguayan in Colonia del Sacramento

Buen Suspiro

Duck under the wood beams into this cozy spot specializing in picadas (sharing boards of cheese and cold cuts). Sample local wines by the bottle or glass, accompanied by spinach and leek tarts, ricotta-and-walnut 't…
Burgers in Colonia del Sacramento


Newcomer Bocadesanto pours all of its energy into creating Colonia's best burger: prime Uruguayan beef piled high with ingredients like home-roasted peppers, caramelized onions, Emmental cheese, bacon, arugula, pick…
International in Colonia del Sacramento

La Bodeguita

Nab a table out back on the sunny two-level deck and soak up the sweeping river views while drinking sangria or munching on La Bodeguita’s trademark mini pizzas, served on a cutting board. The wide-ranging menu also…
Fast Food in Colonia del Sacramento

Los Farolitos

Renowned for its chivitos (Uruguay's classic fillet of beef sandwich with cheese, tomatoes, bacon, olives and mayonnaise), this simple street-side stand also sells other low-cost, fast-food treats including hot dogs…
Parrilla in Colonia del Sacramento

El Portón

With cheery reddish-orange and yellow decor inside and sidewalk seating out front, this is a long-standing local favorite for good-value grilled meats.
International in Colonia del Sacramento


Vegetarian dishes, nutritious salads and wholemeal pastas complement your standard pizza, pasta and parrilla offerings at this low-key eatery outside the historic center.