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La Gloria

Valladolid N24-519 y Francisco Salazar | Sección La Floresta, Quito, Ecuador
02 252 7855
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Ranked #46 of 544 Restaurants in Quito
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Visited La Gloria with my wife and a group going on Celebrity Xpedition to the Galapagos. Food was excellent , Organic baked chicken with quinoa, exquisite. Cost unknown of the dinner since included in the tour. Service was good.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Have the prawn ceviche Ecuadorian style prepared at your table, it is heavenly. If you are not a part of them or if you can avoid it, do not go on nights when they have the Celebrity Cruise groups dine. Too busy and set menu only - still great food. Although lovely Diablo - the manager - organized our ceviche... More

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews 82 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We had dinner here as part of our Celebrity X cruise to the Galapagos. I had no expectations for what our dinner would be like. But I left with a big, fat smile. I started with a buffalo mozzarella with tomato. Huge chunks of fresh tomato with a beefy chunks of mozzarella. Then my main dish of veal shank was... More

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Cape May Court House, New Jersey
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109 reviews 109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

96 guests of Celebrity X for the Galapagos adventure had dinner the night prior to the cruise. It was fantastic. The app of buffalo mozzarella and tomatoes was super. The ceviche was delicious. I loved my chicken Marsala and my family loved their veal shank. Trio of dessert was very good. Service was strong. Highly recommend this place

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Miami, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The general manager of the Malku Expeditions Travel Agency at the JW Marriott recommended this restaurant saying, If you are going to dine in Quito, this is the place!" He was right. The setting is beautiful, and like the food and the presentation, the owner has a real eye for detail. Patrick, the owner, came over to our table five... More

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Los Angeles, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great restaurant. Owner on the premises. Makes sure everything is first class. I liked it very much.

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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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126 reviews 126 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Our cruise tour group had a great dinner here; the food was marvelous and the setting is beautiful. The food was not just good, but the presentations also world class.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Gonzalo Proaño, the owner of this 5 star establishment in Quito, is a man who transmits his passion to his customers. He will take the time to match your choice of wine with your meal. One of the best places to eat in town, hands down!

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El Dorado Hills, CA
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141 restaurant reviews
221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

La Gloria hosted our large tour group for dinner one night. Basically 90 people sat down at once. Combined with their regular clientele the restaurant was filled to capacity. This restaurant is amazing. They were spot-on with their service and the food was perfection. The electricity went out halfway through the meal. Guests had to pull out their IPhones and... More

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La Paz, Bolivia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The restaurant is modern and can be a bit impersonal depending on where you sit. Bar is cozy and looks well stocked. The menu is rich and has a chatty delivery that may confuse foreigners when translated. There is no wine list, and patrons have to chose and buy their wine from a winery inside the restaurant which has a... More

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