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Sucre 11-19, Otavalo, Ecuador
+593 (0)6 292 0176
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Ranked #15 of 45 Restaurants in Otavalo
Cuisines: South American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
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Farnham UK
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147 reviews 147 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Cosy setting and lovely smiling staff but we were informed that there was no beef, trout or would you believe spaghetti available the evening we were there. MY husband had the pork - one piece tender and one like old boots. My chicken would have been OK if not smothered in a nasty garlic sauce- at least a tablespoon of... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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143 reviews 143 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Came here for lunch and had the menu del dia which at $8 I initially thought was slightly pricey, but it was more than worth it. We shared one menu between two people and there was so much food we were both full. There were two starters, a delicious soup and a potatoe and veg croquette in a lovely sauce.... More 

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Otavalo, Ecuador
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Daily Grind has been closed apparently for renovation, but I have just heard that it will be coming back in two weeks. Best coffee in Ecuador. Gringos can also get toasted bagel, fresh crepes and delicious cupcakes that are apparently hand made. But the coffee and espresso are reasons to stop by. It's right in the center of town on... More 

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Bainbridge Island
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The staff was fabulous at this restaurant located close to the Plaza de Los Ponchos. The food was average and expensive but served in a nice atmosphere.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

But mostly everything we asked for was "sold out". The service is very friendly and the place is nice - we will try again...

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Granada Department, Nicaragua
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A little expensive but a very pleasant place with good food. $21 for 2 shrimp dishes and drinks. Locals were having a birthday party so a bit crowded. Very pleasant waitress patient with my poor Spanish.

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Cazu247@Hotmail.com
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364 reviews 364 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We went to a weaver's shop and they showed us how weaving was done through time. This used authentic old fashion tools and machines. Then we got to shop all different items that looked to be of high quality.

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memphis
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I went to Mi Otavalito with a group of 8 people. The food is probably a bit pricey by local standards (around $6 for ceviche and around $9 for steak with eggs and two sides). The ceviche, hands down (according to four people including a Columbian), was the best we have ever had in our entire lives. I also had... More 

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boston, ma
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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My wife and I ate here and the food was not that good. Really. All of the customers were gringos - no locals. I don't know how it got all these positive reviews. Its overpriced for the quality of food. Try Taco Bello (no relation to Taco Bell) or Pizza Siciliana . Taco Bello is less than half the price... More 

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Lakewood, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We went here with a large group of 20 people, and they were very accommodating. The menu had steak, chicken, fish and shrimp dishes, and were very reasonable (ex. $8.80 for the filet mignon). Over various times, I had the steak, chicken and shrimp and they were all very good (on a side note, they don't shell the shrimp, so... More 

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Address: Sucre 11-19, Otavalo, Ecuador
Phone Number: +593 (0)6 292 0176
Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Otavalo
Cuisine: South American

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