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Bar Tabare

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J. L. Zorrilla de San Martin | Cruce Con Tabare, Montevideo 11300, Uruguay
+598 2712 3242
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Bar Tabare was too busy two years ago for us to dine so we were lucky to try it again. Wonderful food and ambiance! I had the amazing spinach and pumpkin ravioli which I am still thinking about. The evening was perfect--service, warm environment, great location--I wish we had a similar place back home.

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Venice,CA
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had a tasty dinner & fine wine in the small dining room that was originally a general store. They have music in the main dining area.

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Thank roray9
Montevideo, Uruguay
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Bar Tabaré is a popular hangout for people from all walks. There you can find politicians, artists, musicians and ordinary people. I went there with some family members and everything was great, the food, the drinks, the atmosphere. I just have to say that portions were too little and prices a little high.

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Thank Sabrix35
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I went with my girlfriend for dinner. Service was amazing, the waitress was very polite and helpful. I had a steak which was a bit hard but tasted good and the temperature was right. My girlfriend had the salmon which was very good. Dessert was fine (chocolate cake and orange ice cream). A bit pricy for my taste. But we... More 

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Western Finland, Finland
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178 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Phenomenal drinks, great service and delicious food. If you are in the area do stop by. End of discussion - you will not be disappointed. We stopped in after another restaurant in the neighborhood was closed. We got a full tour of the historic building the neighborhood and then we're served amazing food and drinks. Definitely a place worth visiting.

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Thank Shawn C
Sydney, Australia
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Although slightly off the beaten track, Café Bar Tabare is worth venturing to, as it an atmospheric and welcoming eating and drinking spot. The ravioli I ordered was fresh and tasty, and made a pleasant change from the parilla dinners I had been gorging myself on for the previous couple of nights. Was also nice to be in a restaurant... More 

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South Egremont
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

What a great first night experience in Montevideo - so good we came back again before leaving. The interior is beautiful; but the second time we sat outside to enjoy the beautiful weather. The wait-staff are charming and helpful. Of course that can be said of everyone in UY. But this is a top recommendation for Montevideo. Be sure to... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

I travel for business in Uruguay and we are always being taken to great restaurants so I love to recommend the ones we've been to and loved. This is one of them. Like many places in Montevideo the setting is always a star and this is no exception. Old world feel. Really good wine list and cocktails as well. I... More 

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Jerzykowo, Poland
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

The title says it, unfussy place, inside and outside eating. Good food, reasonable choice. Good ambience even when empty, I always go early because I get up early, so they serve you lovely cold beer in a bucket of ice (after taking your order) whilst you wait for the kitchen to open at 8 and then the food comes in... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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211 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

The food is great. The setting is very interested. Old store and bar from 1910. They kept all the finishes. We prefer the decor of the store room. They have great cocktails and an excellent win list. The food is very well prepared, and the service is great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J. L. Zorrilla de San Martin | Cruce Con Tabare, Montevideo 11300, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2712 3242

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?