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Portal de Benalcazar - CLOSED

Benalcazar and Olmedo | on the Plaza Benalcazar, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 9, 2014
“Is no longer in bussines, fue cerrado”
Jan 20, 2014
“Try to House Special cheese pastry!”
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Benalcazar and Olmedo | on the Plaza Benalcazar, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed August 9, 2014

This restaurant is not exist anymore, the owners get out of bussiness... El restaurante ya no existe, fue cerrado por los dueños

3  Thank jes-ii-ec
Reviewed January 20, 2014

We ate at this restaurant several times while staying in Quito, old town. We really appreciated the kindness of the owner and the nice staff. This was the best place to find all of the staple Equidorian dishes that you want to try when visiting...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

We have been on the road for a few months and this place is such a treat. We came back a second time in a 4 day stay in Quito. All is said in prior reviews. Buen provecho!!

1  Thank watercats
Reviewed October 14, 2013

the food was amazing. the decor was adorable. it was exactly what we were looking for. everyone in our party loved it. thank you to the portal staff for such a pleasant experience!! i miss you already!

Thank erika g
Reviewed October 13, 2013

The best meal that I have ever had in Quito, and I have been fortunate enough to travel there 3 times now. It is centrally located in probably the most beautiful "downtown" in the world. It is a very short walk from one of the...More

Thank Diego J
Reviewed September 27, 2013

I have traveled the world for 60 years and this is as good as it gets for the money. They present excellent food at reasonable prices. There is a large variety of food to choose from. I have had lamb, chicken and sea bass this...More

Thank james a
Reviewed September 27, 2013

Meeting up with a fb friend during our stay in Quito, he suggested this lovely, quaint place in El Cento historico.. Fabulous food with excellent prices, good portions, and very good service! A must if in the area!

Thank TriciaLyman
Reviewed August 16, 2013

We had an excellent meal at El Portal de Benalcazar. We especially loved the homemade lemonade and the potato soup. It was delicious. Great service too!

Thank profeMinnesota
Reviewed June 21, 2013

We stumbled upon Portal de Benalcazar during our recent brief stay in Quito on the way home from Galapagos and are very glad we did. We enjoyed a delightful lunch in this cozy and pretty restaurant surrounded by quirky Ecuadorean artifacts and antiques. The menu...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed June 16, 2013

I ate here twice, and was pleased both time. A very traditional Ecuadorian menu, with English translations. I had seco de chivo (goat or lamb) which was quite good and a very good deal at $6. A nice traditional atmosphere as well, and friendly and...More

Thank CarilloPuerto
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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benalcazar and Olmedo | on the Plaza Benalcazar, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
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