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Parrillada El Porton

General Flores 333, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
+598 4522 5318
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“parrillada” (11 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“blood sausage” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
General Flores 333, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Portón has been around for years and is still one of the elite restaurants in Colonia. As the name implies, it is a "parrillada", an Uruguayan meat restaurant with the grill easily visible for your viewing pleasure. Great food, great service, great ambience. A...More

Thank kwfrost44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good beer and food. Rick Music 70ies 80ies not bad after two weeks of unique South America melodies

Thank Getaway803164
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We had 'chivito al plato' for two, 'milanesa' and a kid menu. Portions were big and the quality of the meat was very good. The place was very very busy and we waited 20min for a table. Service was good as well.

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I had high hopes before entering the restaurant that I will highly enjoy the local parillada. But unfortunately meat was very fat and full of bones so it was hard to find a piece of meat eatable. And the glass of wine I have oredered...More

Thank Mikiduta
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped there for lunch while walking around the city on our first stop in Uruguay. The quality of the meat wasn't great at all, the service was Ok. We found it a bit pricey compared to other places in Uruguay (having been here now...More

Thank sorbetto78
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I ate a chorizo with provolone then entrecot. The food is great, the price is on average and the service is fine. Cóme back again!

Thank Ariel L
Reviewed 2 April 2018

On the bustling high street of Colonia. Not the most pleasant place, - and in the beginning, not an "easy" place, as it only was just about to open. But settled and served a splendid dish of kidneys supplemented by blood sausage, - both starters,...More

Thank Hans Jørgen H
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Parrilla with good meat an salad, and a great Sangria! The waitress was really nice and the price lower than others in Uruguay...

Thank MartaCroci
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Tough meat. Cutlet was good. Not good, not bad. If you pay with Visa, VAT is not chargef. Meal for 2 was 1000 Uruguay pesos.

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 3 January 2018

So when in South America its Beef beef and lots more beef - and there is nothing wrong with it as beef in SA is a lot better than the rough cuts & overpriced we have here in the UK. So tried the stuffed chicken...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
00:00 - 15:30
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
20:00 - 15:30
Saturday
20:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: General Flores 333, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Colonia Department  >  Colonia del Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +598 4522 5318
  • E-mail
Description
The Barbecue Restaurant to visit in Colonia del Sacramento. Here you can enjoy tha traditional Uruguayan barbecue in food-warming trays for two. Also premium-quality cuts of beef, pork, chicken, fish, pasta and the classic Uruguayan 'chivitos'. A warm, familiar place with more than 30 year-old experience, run by its owners the Martinez-Sandoval family.
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