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Trattoria Da Gabriele


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner

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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings

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$7 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, European, Mediterranean
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

We’re in Manta/Montecristi on a private tour (on a cruise) and this is where the tour guide took us for lunch. I was expecting to go someplace where we would get empanadas or such but no, he takes us to this fabulous little place. There...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CJGinFL
Reviewed March 6, 2019

The last thing we expected to find in Ecuador was a first-class Italian trattoria, but there it was! Set in a beautiful green location high in the hills above Montecristi, Trattoria Da Gabriele would be an ideal spot for a romantic dinner. Our party of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Gordonbw
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

During a day trip to Montecristi we stopped at Tratoria Da Gabrielle for lunch. While waitining for our meal they served us home made garlic bread which was fabulous so we had great expectation for the main course. The seafood lasagna was a deception with...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Captn F
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

As a family we had "prosciutto pizza", "ham and onion pizza" an a vegetarian one, all very tasty. The onion soup was also very good. And all that in an unexpected place, up the hill

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Francisco_de_Ecuador
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Wow, this has become my gold standard for TRUE al dente pasta! They have an authentic Italian menu who's daughter, Gabriela, carries on the great tradition of her late father....

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank dmistele
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We went to Trattoria Da Gabriele last week for late lunch. It is a very cute and romantic Italian restaurant in Montecristi, Ecuador. The food was excellent, the service.....well,,,,it is Latin America and things just move slower here.Relax......look out the windows of the beautiful little...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Our second visit to this restaurant - still amazing. Food is spectacular. The menu has everything from pasta and risotti to pizza and seafood. The seafood cannelloni was delicious. House wine is good; bottles are pricey. Atmosphere is "old Italy" with great night views of...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank caomhail
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Had some wonderful memories at this restaurant. The owners and staff were very welcoming and helpful. The food and experience was very enjoyable, it felt like we transported to italy for the evening. The ice creams are the perfect way to end the night and...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Britney A
Reviewed May 4, 2017

I have been to Trattoria Da Gabriele several times and have never had a bad meal. The food is outstanding and so is the atmosphere. I highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Lindah00ks
Reviewed April 29, 2017

I really like this place. The owners have spent a great deal of effort to create an old world look and feel. I have been there twice now during my two visits to Manta and I will go on each subsequent visit. The food is...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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