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Il Giardino

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Charles Darwin y Charles Binford, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
593 52 526 627
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Es un Lugar excelente para compartir comer en familia, disfrutar de...
Es un Lugar excelente para compartir comer en familia, disfrutar de mariscos, coctails, postres y variedad de helados Italianos.
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 338
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  • 219
    Very good
  • 70
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Restaurant in Puerto Ayora

You have to make reservation to go to that Restaurant. It's always very busy. Service is very good and the food excellent. They also have an ice-cream shop inside and a good selection of deserts.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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74 reviews 74 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

You have to make reservation to go to that Restaurant. It's always very busy. Service is very good and the food excellent. They also have an ice-cream shop inside and a good selection of deserts.

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Baden, Switzerland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

I loved the tree house feeling. Came here a few times, dinner, desert or just a drink. Always great. Stuff friendly, smand they work very efficient. Good team. Food absolutly amazing!

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Porto Alegre, RS
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We spent New Year's Eve at the restaurant and really enjoyed it. Food was good with fair price in a 3 option menu (starter, main dish, dessert). It is also very well located.

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Boulder, Colorado
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185 reviews 185 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Nice place for happy hour and breakfast. Three levels, or four since one is separately secluded in back. View of street life on the main drag through town. Most packages have food included so not much of a dinner crowd but Happy Hour there are people about. Nice omelet for breakfast and the coffee was great! Barista at the machine,... More 

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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194 reviews 194 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed or dinner here. We had some bruscetta on the house and the food was very tastfull. Service is friendly and professional. Location is perfect.

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Incline Village, Nevada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This restaurant is in the middle of the main street in town across from the docks. It is always busy. The food is fine but not great. The service is the same.

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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Went here for breakfast, everything was very good and prices were reasonable. We had the omelet and the classic american. Both very good, served with fresh homemade bread and jam. Also, includes a coffee, which we asked for iced and they made us an amazing blended frozen coffee.

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san francisco
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Right on the main street of Puerto Ayora, across from where fishermen bring in the fish from the boats, is Giardino. A lovely outdoor restaurant that serves the best in fresh fish and lobster. No fancy restaurant in San Francisco or Switzerland can best this place for fish and at a fraction of the price.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

it's a great restaurant with awesome service and the gellatos are amazing. We ate there a couple of times and every time was better than the one before. My wife had the maracuya mojito and it was so good, that it became the reason we cane back. It's the best restaurants in Santa Cruz, in my mind. I highly recommend... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The place is very big and noisy.. I had breakfast, it was rudimentary, im sure there are other places that offer better options plus the service was not helpful...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Charles Darwin y Charles Binford, Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Santa Cruz  >  Puerto Ayora
  • Phone Number: 593 52 526 627

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Es un Lugar excelente para compartir comer en familia, disfrutar de mariscos, coctails, postres y variedad de helados Italianos.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?