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Al Forno

Calle 17 y 20 | Juan Antonio Rezzano, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
+598 4277 2775
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jun 2016
“great food”
16 Feb 2016
Closed Now
All hours
South American
££ - £££
Calle 17 y 20 | Juan Antonio Rezzano, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
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Reviewed 13 December 2012

Al Forno is situated in a charming log cabin, down a dirt road, behind a tall hedge. The wood burning stove, rustic furniture, and rough hewn walls made us feel that Abe Lincoln might pop in at any moment. Knowing his restaurant is difficult to...More

Thank DaveB2010
Reviewed 28 November 2012

Went with wife off prior reviews and we were blown away. Very small so make reservations. Food was amazing as we shared a pizza and piece of fish. Great wine menu and dessert. Service exceptional and place is so cozy. Pillows and blankets were a...More

Thank Benjamin T
Reviewed 6 November 2012

If you want excellent and affordable local Uruguayan food, look no further. The superb, fresh fish like all other things we tried in this restaurant was served in an original and very delicate way. The food was really amazing. The location is wonderful and peaceful,...More

1  Thank Marianne D
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Following a recomendation we found a surprising place were we had a great time and tasted a great meal. The place is peaceful, sourrounded by nature and stylish rustic architecture full of exquisit details that make it a unique place. We ordered quesadillas with pork...More

Thank cecilia p
Reviewed 2 December 2011

We came to Punta for our first time and read great reviews about this restaurant. We were here just before the crowds started pouring in so it was way to enjoy the restaurant. The food was great - particularly the squid entree and the "Rotolo"...More

Thank ABABen
Reviewed 4 November 2011

One of our better meals during our Argentina/Uruguay trip. The service was exceptional and the food great. I bit off the beaten path, but well worth it.

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 14 March 2011

We spent a few days in La Barra as part of our recent visit to Uruguay. We read the reviews of Al Forno and decided give it a try. We had a bit of difficulty finding Al Forno since it is a bit outside of...More

Thank TomNSyl
Reviewed 21 January 2011

The stretch from Punta Ballena to Jose Ignacio, which encompasses Punta del Este, La Barra, Manantiales, and other areas, has dozens of good restaurants but only a handful of exquisite ones. Al Forno is in that handful. The owner/chef, Federico, is young but incredibly experienced,...More

Thank PuntaLugano
Reviewed 1 December 2010

Truly amazing. From the decor, service, the fung shui atmosphere to the quality and taste of the food, this place is a must. Feredrico the owner and chef has worked all over the world including south beach, the hamptons, Italy and France and his restaurant...More

Thank JasonVitorino
Reviewed 30 November 2010

From the taste.... to the presentation, this is by far the place to go in Uruguay when you are looking for the South American experience. This place is the best in terms of taste, and atmosphere. The way the food is put together is like...More

Thank viajerparami
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Do you still have your restaurant in La Barra as well as your restaurant in Montevideo? What are your hours on both restaurants?
21 May 2017|
Response from Al Forno M | Property representative |
Hola . Que tal? . La barra esta cerrado hasta el proxiomo verno. Montevideo esta abierto todos los dias de 12 a 16 y de 20 a 24. Por mas informacion no dude en consultar muchas gracias.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
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12:00 - 16:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 17 y 20 | Juan Antonio Rezzano, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado  >  La Barra
  • Phone Number: +598 4277 2775
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