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La Boca del Lobo

calama 284, esquina, Quito, Ecuador
(5932) 2545500
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Ranked #120 of 528 restaurants in Quito
Price range: $12 - $30
Cuisines: French, Latin, Ecuadorean
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Very quirky decor, waiters are nice, but the food was absolutely terrible. Meat was bland and totally overcooked, and very expensive for what you get. Skip this place and go to Mama Clorinda across the street for much better food.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

La Boca is just a short walk from Plaza Foch in the heart of Quito's entertainment district. It is a fantastically over the top place and I came back regularly with my tour group. It serves cocktails until midnight, maybe later, we were having such a good time we lost track of time. The rooms and menu are like an... More

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Derbyshire
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This place has Unique and fun decor, different to anything I've seen before! The menu is like an art book with all sorts of drawings on it, but it does give good descriptions of the food. It is one of the few places that has vegetarian food in Quito, which made it easier for me as most places don't! The... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Definitely a unique atmosphere and setting. The food was good but portions were a little small for the price. Good service, oh and there seems to be a dance club in the back?

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

the atmosphere is interesting. The girl painting with a bottle of Absolut vodka is unique. The food is decent, but expensive. The menu is strange. Very hard to navigate it. Service is good. The outdoor area is nice.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I think the overall experience was disorienting. The decor was a huge mix of different things from paintings to birdcages to a huge advertisement for vodka. The menu was equally confusing--the prices werent clear, the images were clouded with graphics (both funny and inappropriate at times), and the contents of the food was a mystery. I think some tabs would've... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The interior reminded me of a 90s TV show - great! But the menu was a bit confusing, and the food not outstanding. A nice meal nonetheless.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The food here was not particularly tasty but the ambiance was great. The menu is a bit hard to read but fun. Definitely a place to take a group for some beers and appetizers!

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

This menu is bananas. It's incredibly hard to read, with pictures everywhere of things that have nothing to do with the food. The food was really good but definitely overpriced. Great location, though, and friendly wait staff.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Boca has a super-confusing menu with weird pictures. The food is mostly good, but seems overpriced for the quality.

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