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La Ballena

Av. Solaria y del Navio, La Paloma 27001, Uruguay
+598 4479 6074
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good35%
  • Average40%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
1 Jan 2016
“Fair enough ”
16 Oct 2015
“There are much better restaurants in La Paloma”
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South American
££ - £££
Av. Solaria y del Navio, La Paloma 27001, Uruguay
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Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Good paella, good wine list, no cubiertos and friendly staff. It's opened all day, with no siesta break. Practical if you want to have a late lunch.

Thank LDutraSantos
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

The food is no highlight, just as the prices. Also I felt more like in a café you find in gas stations.

Thank Miriam K
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is open in the off season, so we've tried it two different times and will not bother again. First time was last April and we went in for a beer and ordered a cheese pizza for a snack. Yuck, I'm pretty certain it...More

Thank LandOrBySea
Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

It's a honest place. Good food a a conventional day. The Chivito it's good, but it was the first time a have tried this típica food. Price it's not so good. It's a option for a simple day.

Thank Josicm
Reviewed 12 April 2014

We went to La Ballena at night in March 2014; not too many options in town due to Summer season had practically ended. We enjoyed excellent ravioli, brotola (a "salt water burbot like" fish) a la Provenzal (love the fresh fish topped with garlic and...More

Thank Canuck5711
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Not many La Paloma restaurants are open during the off-season, But La Ballena would be a good choice at any time of the year, no matter what the competition! We enjoyed friendly, efficient service, excellent grilled fish, a great house salad, and reasonable prices here....More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 14 March 2013 via mobile

The sign outside discouraged me but once we sat down it was a different story. At first I thought we were walking into a quick and easy restaurant but the place had more people then any other restaurant on the block. It was because the...More

1  Thank Ksfindfun
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Solaria y del Navio, La Paloma 27001, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Rocha Department  >  La Paloma
  • Phone Number: +598 4479 6074
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