Must-see restaurants in Colonia del Sacramento

  • D
    Top Choice
    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…

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    Top Choice
    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…

  • L
    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…

  • B
    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,…

  • B

    Newcomer Bocadesanto pours all of its energy into creating Colonia's best burger: prime Uruguayan beef piled high with ingredients like home-roasted…

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    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…

  • L
    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…

  • E
    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.

  • I

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