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Don Peperone

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Punta Shopping Mall Av.Roosevelt, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
6 042 496924
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Valinhos
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Restaurant located in the charming shopping Punta Carretas. We had dinner there on a Friday, the restaurant was packed, but we had a good service and quickly managed in a table. It was birthday of a friend, a couple who accompanied us on the trip. The restaurant provided a small cookie to celebrate her birthday. We ate pasta. The wine... More 

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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Usually don't eat in chains while travelling, but this was suggested by friends as a meeting point. Eight people, had lunch. All the dishes were mediocre at best. The chivitos were cold, on supermarket hamburger buns, clearly had sat on the refrigerator for awhile. The pizza was frozen pizza, reheated. Pasta tasteless. Service very slow. Lots of good options in... More 

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Thank A S
Punta del Este, Uruguay
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

It looks dirty ...in all corners ...they don't have good or steady help , so nobody cares .....and the food is not good and here I always thought you can't do much harm to a pizza ...they manage to do just that !

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Thank Silvie K
London, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

I still wonder how this restaurants chain still survives considering the very bad service and poor food quality. I guess that is becasue of the location of their stores, but honestly, my advice is to avoid it and find a decent place to eat.....and for the record....even though I live in London, I am Uruguay, I know Don Peperone quite... More 

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Miami, Florida
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29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

This review is for the location at the Puerto de Punta de Este. I made the mistake of stopping for lunch yesterday during one of the stops of my Montevideo-PDE tour bus. Although I was the first to order, my meal (a simple chivito canadiense) took over 30 minutes (in fact closer to 45 min) to be ready and two... More 

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Thank EC8531
London
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280 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2015

A food chain that does not seem to compare very well in relation to European standards. Whilst the food was okay it was expensive for what we paid for and it lacked in quality. Would not visit again.

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Thank Bobandmaggie
Montevideo, Uruguay
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

I liked the food but the service have some delay. I liked the port vist. In summer is best to eat into the restaurant a not in their front because you will have a very hot place.

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Thank jmb2014
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

Amazing salad, with so many ingredients it was an adventure and really filling! Let me work via the Internet and hang out, no pressure . . .

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Thank Douglas C
Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

The ambiance was pretty good, and the food was good, but it was a bit expensive for what you got. Then again, everything is that way in Punta del Este.

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Thank Alexandersenn
San Diego, California, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2014

After sitting for about 5 minutes a server finally came by to take our order (and the place was totally empty). We ordered a burrito plate and a fajita plate. The food was actually just fine, we were so excited to eat some Mexican cuisine. The fajita was just like the burrito (onions, peppers, and chicken wrapped in a tortilla)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Shopping Mall Av.Roosevelt, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Punta del Este
  • Phone Number: 6 042 496924

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?