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Avendia Charles Darwin, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
52524176
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Ranked #16 of 28 Restaurants in Puerto Ayora
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Bar, Gastropub
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Balkanabat, Balkan, Turkmenistan
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70 reviews 70 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Even if we were to catch the 2 for 1 happy hour, and drink two terrible margaritas for the overpriced cost of $7 in Ecuador, it would still be a one-star rating. I can't speak for the food, but their margarita was the worst drink I ever had, and especially at the price point and such a luring establishment. Yes,... More 

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Yakima, Washington
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Good location on Darwin Ave. Went there as was the only place open on Nov. 1. Nice facility, pleasant if slow service, more pricey than most in the area.

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Holbrook, New York
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216 reviews 216 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I wanted to like this place but the thing I ended up remembering most was the ridiculous menu which was like a thick magazine both physically and in content. I think it even advertised bicycles and other things towards the back of it. Also as memorable was the large upside down sign on the corner of the building which frankly... More 

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Big Sandy, Montana
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Food was ok, service was ok to below average and it was the most expensive meal we had on our vacation.

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peterborough UK
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Ate lunch here with a group of friends, plenty of choice on the menu and we were all happy with our various selections. Some large sharing dishes available so good place to go.

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Santa Cruz Island. The food is amazing. Especially the seafood and pastas. You have to try the Pasta with Langosta. Drinks are good too. Staff is friendly but very very slow in bringing you the food and drinks. So don't plan to go when extra hungry or in a rush.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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344 reviews 344 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The outdoor tables are nice to sit at for a happy hour so that you can people watch. However, their "crazy hours" which are 5-7pm, only include 2 drinks on their menu, and do not include any beers. This was disappointing. It's also very odd that their sign is upside down on top of the building.... Not sure if that... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Grab a street-side table for happy hour and watch people coming back from tours at the end of a busy day. We didn't eat at The Rock, but enjoyed a couple of hours relaxing in the cool afternoon breeze after a busy day of touring and seeing Santa Cruz's sites.

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Vancouver, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Just stopped here for breakfast and to use the WiFi. The plantain and cheese breakfast was incredibly ordinary and the coffee was undrinkable. The server was nice about it when I sent back the coffee, and the bathrooms were clean but I will not be stopping in here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My wife and I were in the Galapagos for our honeymoon and we came here for a few drinks after dinner. The caipirinhas were fantastic, probably the best we had had on the island. We didn't order any food, but what we saw being served looked good.

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Address: Avendia Charles Darwin, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
Phone Number: 52524176
Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Santa Cruz  >  Puerto Ayora
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Bar, Gastropub

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