Top Choice International in Colonia del Sacramento

Charco Bistró

Outstanding both for its location and its food, Colonia's hottest new eatery is tucked down a colonial side street, with a spacious deck overlooking the Río de la Plata's grassy shoreline. Tantalizing treats like gr…
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, high-ceilinged eatery where diners can watch the pizzaiolo (pizza c…
Confitería in Colonia del Sacramento

Confitería La Pasiva

This bright, bustling chain confitería is dependable for breakfast, pizza or sandwiches any time of day.
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 (UR$260 per liter) or munching on La Bodeguita’s trademark mini pizzas, served on a cutting board. The wid…
Seafood in Colonia del Sacramento

Pulpería de los Faroles

Specializing in seafood and pasta, this eatery has a rainbow of colorful tablecloths in the interior dining room, plus a sea of informal outdoor seating on Plaza Mayor 25 de Mayo.
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 glass of wine accompanied by homemade soup, sandwiches or goulash. Flip through an art book from owner Maggie Molnar’s…
Picadas in Colonia del Sacramento

Buen Suspiro

Duck under the wood beams into this cozy spot specializing in picadas (little snacks eaten with a toothpick). Sample local wines by the bottle or glass, accompanied by spinach and leek tarts, ricotta-and-walnut 'tru…
Italian in Colonia del Sacramento

Viejo Barrio

Whether you’re amused or annoyed by the eccentric waiter and his funny hats, Viejo Barrio remains a perennial old-town favorite thanks to its excellent homemade pasta and picturesque setting on historic Plaza de Arm…
Vegetarian in Colonia del Sacramento


Vegetarian dishes and wholemeal pastas complement your standard pizza, pasta and parrilla offerings at this low-key eatery outside the historic center. The daily menu vegetariano (fixed-price vegetarian meal) goes f…
Fast Food in Colonia del Sacramento

Los Farolitos

Renowned for its chivitos, this simple streetside stand also sells other low-cost, fast-food treats like hot dogs and milanesas (breaded cutlets).