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Alma Cocina - CLOSED

El Monitor 188 y Quiteno Libre, Quito 00000, Ecuador
+593 2-225-2248
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Sep 26, 2014
“Delicious but Expensive”
Jun 17, 2014
“Argentinean Gourmet”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Argentinean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
El Monitor 188 y Quiteno Libre, Quito 00000, Ecuador
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21 - 30 of 123 reviews

Reviewed March 20, 2012

My tour operator and friend, Santiago took me here for lunch one afternoon and we did not want to leave! It is a gorgeous restaurant with food and service to match. I loved the tasting menu and would recommend you try it!

Thank Magictravelnow
Reviewed December 9, 2011

I was very excited to try this restaurant after reading all of the great reviews. It was my 40th birthday so my husband and I wanted to have a great dinner. Unfortunately, I wish I would have chosen another restaurant instead. When we arrived, we...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed December 9, 2011

Ok, so the soccer final was tonight. Maybe the head chef and the A team were at the game instead of making sure things ran like they should at the #2 rated tripadvisor resto. Wine selections from that silly iPad app that all the hi...More

Thank citrusboy
Reviewed November 28, 2011

We ate at Alma our first night in Equador. As recommended by Trip Advisor, we had the tasting menu. Not only did they pair excellent wines but the staff asked us for favorite foods or what we could not eat. We had a delicious, romantic...More

Thank Erica G
Reviewed November 27, 2011

Having read the other reviews I feel as though we experienced a different restaurant! I booked Alma after reading Trip Advisor and our group of 3 were totally underwhelmed. Maybe the chef had a night off... Anyway, we chose the tasting menu and I can...More

Thank joyrumpff
Reviewed November 20, 2011

Alma is a lovely modern restaurant in a quiet residential area of Quito. We ate their tasting menu, which was at least eight courses long (lost count) all of which were excellent with the possible exception of a lamb course that was more bone than...More

Thank chandulla
Reviewed October 23, 2011

My wife and I decided to go to the Galapagos for our Honeymoon, and we were arriving in Quito the day before. Prior to us leaving from the US the day before, I made an online reservation, and put a quick comment letting the restaurant...More

1  Thank Jim J
Reviewed September 4, 2011

First, take a taxi. It is in an obscure area up a hill. The restaurant itself is beautifully designed, unusually so for a restaurant in Ecuador. There are several spaces so there is a feeling of privacy even when the restaurant began to fill up....More

Thank Oats711NYC
Reviewed May 19, 2011

The dishes were creative and exciting, but the steak was disappointing. We ordered the ribeye (Uruguay) and the tapa de cuadril (Brasil), and they were perfectly cooked but the beef itself was second-rate. I didn't bother to ask how long it is aged, or whether...More

Thank xlstein
Reviewed May 2, 2011

My adult family of four chose this restaurant for our first night in Ecuador. It was a special reunion for us coming from three different US cities. The service and food were impeccable. We each chose to have the chef's flight of eight courses. Paired...More

Thank Lynn L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$18 - $35
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Monitor 188 y Quiteno Libre, Quito 00000, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-225-2248
  • E-mail
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