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Spondylus

| Olón Malecon , Backyard of Hotel La Corona Boutique, just few steps from the beach, Olon 131401, Ecuador
+593 99 046 7975
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“swordfish” (6 reviews)
“arepas” (6 reviews)
“pork ribs” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Grill, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
| Olón Malecon , Backyard of Hotel La Corona Boutique, just few steps from the beach, Olon 131401, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Ate there twice and excellent both times. Nice people and fresh food. We would return. A good choice of menu items .

Thank snowbird19532016
Reviewed May 28, 2018

I was traveling alone and spending the night in beautiful little Olon, Ecuador and came across a well recommended restaurant that had a T-bone steak special. Having not had a good piece of meat for a while I thought I'd give it a try. The...More

Thank John W
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Although the prices were probably the most expensive compared to all the restaurants in Olon, you get amazing food and great service! Highly recommend the octopus dish.

Thank Marta K
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We ordered 3 different dishes to share. All were well presented, the tuna and the calamares tasted best. The pork ribs were as someone else pointed out - a bit chewy. Well tried all the sides, all good. The portions are bit small,and a starter...More

Thank Arne S
Reviewed April 11, 2018

First visit to Spondylus. The Rib Eye Steak was very good as well as the sautéed veggies. As for the garlic potatoes, well needed a little more garlic to my taste. A the small apenada appetizer was a very nice attention.

Thank Michel L
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious! We went there 4 times and tried most of the menu. Food is very well prepared, fish, shrimps and octopus were perfect in flavours and texture. And their breakfast arepas are to die for! The only pity is that portions are very small....More

Thank AisteeHoff
Reviewed March 17, 2018

We had a nice dinner here our first night in Olon, It was great to eat outside even of we couldn't see the beach. My husband had the swordfish steak and I had the Asian noodles with vegetables and shrimp. All very good and reasonable.

Thank sharaz
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Never miss chance to eat here multiple times on our Olon visits! Perfection in every dish. Watching the guys plate the food is great - the care and attention to detail is first-rate. Enjoyed the live music too - great artists that they always have.

Thank Bill W
Reviewed February 28, 2018

It was very busy when we came by. There was a local signer who could sang songs from the Doors! We got a tiny table but got service at some point. I got the curry shrimp and my husband had the tereyaki chicken, both very...More

Thank maddykay
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful restaurant with great service, great food and great drinks. Half way through our meal, Tony (the owner and chef) came out to greet every guest at every table. And it wasn’t just a quick fly-by. He greeted everyone at my table by name...More

Thank Rene H
Spondylusteam, Propietario at Spondylus, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Ohhhh rene... that's another reason to love our job... thanks for your opinion, it makes us work even harder... we hope you come again to Spondylus soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $10
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Olón Malecon , Backyard of Hotel La Corona Boutique, just few steps from the beach, Olon 131401, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Santa Elena Province  >  Olon
  • Phone Number: +593 99 046 7975
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Description
In Spondylus everything is homemade, prepared daily with fresh ingredients and made to order. We open this new concept, familiar and honest food. Enjoy...
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