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Dharma Beach Restaurant

100 metros Norte del rio de Montanita, frente al mar, Montanita, Ecuador
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Ranked #4 of 23 Restaurants in Montanita
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $20
Cuisines: Ecuadorean, Peruvian, International
Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Have been to Dharma Beach a couple of times. The view is outstanding. Food is good, drinks can be expensive, and the service is often slow.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

It is wonderful place with great view. Enjoy the sunset there! Food is delicious, great breakfasts. Try cheese soup, will never regret!

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

there is alot of rundown crappy huts/bars along the beach, then there is this place. An retardedily overprice, temple looking place. they should knock it down...Food was good though!

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NY area
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Our group rarely left the comfortable lounge-booths of this beachside bar-restaurant. Food was delicious, uncomplicated fare -- fried fish and burgers, salads, ceviche, some traditional Ecuadorian and Peruvian dishes. We ate here three meals a day for two days and everything was delicious. I wish I was sitting there with a Corona right now.

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Atlanta
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The restaurant is literally right on the beach! It is a little bit more expensive but the food is consistently good and you can't beat the view. You cannot be in a hurry because they do take care with the food and beverage and presentation is important to them - so it take a little time. Order a couple of... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Excellent food and great location , but come on , this is Montanita , a backpacker hippy haven. So these guys made an upscale restaurant on a party beach where. It did not have the Ecuador charm but , I guess the main thing is that I did not get sick eating there compared to some of the keyosc on... More

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Austin, Tx USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

OK food and service. Very expensive for Montanita. Better hoices with better food at cheaper prices. For the traveler playing it safe who does want to experience Ecuador.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Ate here every day for a week and never had a bad meal. The Peruvian chefs create tasty dishes with attention to flavour and excellent portions. Best meals in Ecuador!

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Excellent food. I tried ceviche in 4 different places in Montanita. This was the best. Tomato soup, burger, aji de gallina, lomo saltado...all excellent

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Middletown, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

The drinks at this place are great especially the mojitos. They had 2 for 1 drink specials. The food is delicious as well. I recommened going during the sunset because its an amazing view.

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