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La Casa de mi Abuela

Juan Leon Mera 1649 and la Nina, Quito, Ecuador
2565-667
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Ranked #16 of 535 Restaurants in Quito
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Amazing service, and a very good variety of Steak dishes, truly a must when you visit Quito! Well recommended !!! The steak with potatoes was AMAZING !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

A quirky steakhouse with great service and great steaks. The decor is dated, the chairs a bit uncomfortable but the service and food make up for it. The menu is limited, my wife ordered the chicken but they didn't have any, and they recommended the steak - solomillo. After all it is a steakhouse! It was one of the best... More

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Not too expensive, particularly clean and well-presented. The food was very good, particularly the meat. The waiters were very friendly.

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Vienna, Austria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Ate here twice, once with my wife and once on my own. Both times we had steak - there really is little else worthwhile on the menu. It was ok but they really have to do something about making the meal a better experience. The first time we were the only guests ( it was a Saturday evening, 8 pm... More

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I tried La Casa de Mi Abuela because of the enthusiastic recommendations here, and I was expecting a great meal. Unfortunately, it was just so-so. The host was very friendly and the service was attentive, but I was underwhelmed by the food. The steak was tender, but didn't have much flavor. The portions were generous, but it was just a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The food is so good, the steak is amazing. I highly recommend the bife, I have never been disappointed. A++ Come here if you like great steaks.

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Puerto Natales, Chile
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

We decided to eat there after we read the reviews in tripadvisor and we were seriously disappointed. The famous house steak was not even close to the good argentinian steak. I ordered well-done steak and i got a half burned meat. It tasted mostly grill than the meat itself. The bread they brought before the meal was not fresh and... More

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devon, uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

that's how it is advertised and it certainly was one of the best steaks we have ever had (sorry Argentina!) and at a very reasonable price too.

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I came to visit Quito, we went to eat at this delicious restaurant after visiting the city! The food is very good, actually we were able to have a break to continue knowing Quito, the atmosphere is very friendly and quiet. The owners are very friendly! The food is delicious, the meat very soft with exquisite taste... The dessert, the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

The solomillo is the best i have ever tried! the restaurant is nice and the owners are very kind. Whenever i return to Quito i will definetely come to enjoy again this great solomillo!

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