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Lo Nuestro Cafe - Restaurant

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Av. Estrada 903 | Higueras, Guayaquil 00000, Ecuador
593 4 2386 398
Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 56
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    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
just okay

This was our first dinner in Ecuador (we were there for 14 including 5 on a boat in the Galapagos) and I think it was our most "tired." The food didn't have the excitement that we found elsewhere; perhaps they are used to dealing with tourists who want food that is recognizable. It was ok but we... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Chipperbunny
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

This was our first dinner in Ecuador (we were there for 14 including 5 on a boat in the Galapagos) and I think it was our most "tired." The food didn't have the excitement that we found elsewhere; perhaps they are used to dealing with tourists who want food that is recognizable. It was ok but we had some wonderful... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

Our tour operator booked the evening meal and we had a set menu so this review needs to be taken in that context. The restaurant is to the North West of the centre and a good 20 minutes from 9th October Avenue. The place is busy, mainly with other tourists when we went and the service was functional, the house... More 

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Wilton, Connecticut, United States
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105 reviews 105 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We read a review that this restaurant was a good example of Ecuadorian food. It was! The food was delicious and plentiful. Too bad we couldn't take doggie bags home. Two of our party ordered the garlic crab hands - what a treat. But way ore food than one person needs for an appetizer. The interior looks a bit dated... More 

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We have been in Ecuador for two weeks now, and this is one of the best meals we have had anywhere, and even though we had Ecuadorian specialities. The quality and quantity of the food was excellent and filling, well beyond the average Ecuadorian speciality restaurant; service was attentive and friendly, though perhaps a tad formal; and the ambience and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Was the last night here and wanted a treat, this place certainly did the trick. Really classy place, good service, good food. Got the house wine for $7 and they brought out a goblet of it. Seafood was on point, desserts looked good though I didn't have any. One of the nicer post-dinner cappucinos you'll find in Ecuador too. Would... More 

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Really friendly service, catering to our every request. Huge portions, tasty food, nice atmosphere. Recommend the seafood!

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Panama City, Panama
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111 reviews 111 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We had lunch here and the food was ok but nothing special. The best part was watching the locals who filled the place. We were the only tourists which was refreshing.

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Lunenburg, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Before I begin, if you want North American cuisine, think eating in a country other than your own should be cheap, want cuisine from a country other than the one this restaurant is located in, or want to have your every whim catered to in YOUR language of choice then don't eat here. If you do want good Ecuadorian seafood... More 

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Winchester, England
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130 reviews 130 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We went here for dinner on the recommendation of our tour operator. The restaurant is very much of a former time, in a good way, with well turned out waiters and old fashioned décor. The meal started off well enough with prawn ceviche, which was nice, but then what is there not to get right with ceviche?! For mains my... More 

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Moorestown, New Jersey, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

We were in Guayaquil 2 nights before and 1 nights after a trip to Galapagos. Our Galapagos guide from Guayaquil recommended the restaurant as we were interested in eating Ecuadorian food our last night. It did not disappoint. We arrived to eat at 7:45 and were seated right away as the locals go out to later! There was a long... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Estrada 903 | Higueras, Guayaquil 00000, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: 593 4 2386 398

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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