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Octava de Corpus

#86 of 1,313 Restaurants in Quito}
Calle Junin E 2-167 | Plaza de San Marcos, Quito 170150, Ecuador
593 2952 989
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (3 reviews)
“wine cellar” (23 reviews)
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Wine Bar
Calle Junin E 2-167 | Plaza de San Marcos, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed September 1, 2014

Jaime could not be more welcoming or attentive. Perfect level of service and what a charming atmosphere. The wine cellar is lovely. The food was good and plated well but not matching the quality of service, wine or atmosphere. Overall well worth the visit. We...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were looking forward to a unique dining experience but were let down. The food was so bad, precooked and just heated up, very dry. I actually had to send my desert back, really? The owner was nice but the food was just not good,...More

1  Thank PoliceChief3
Reviewed July 15, 2014

Situated in the beautiful historic centre of Quito, Octava de Corpus is a dining experience like no other I've had in Ecuador. The best thing about the restaurant is undoubtedly the quality of its cellar. The owner will take you down to pick a bottle...More

Thank thomas2407
Reviewed June 25, 2014

We were so looking forward to dining here after reading the reviews. The decor and table settings were lovely. But the food was not good. I had the sea bass and it tasted so fishy I could not eat it. We were dining in a...More

Thank Val F
Reviewed May 22, 2014

We enjoyed a lovely evening at the restaurant - it is such a remarkable place filled to the brim with artwork and antiques. We were given a huge welcome by Jaimie and we were given a tour of the excellent wine cellar. It was a...More

1  Thank herrod
Reviewed May 17, 2014

We were going to another restaurant, but when we arrived it was closed. We drove by this restaurant and saw that it was open so we went in. The owner was very friendly and showed us the whole place... it was like nothing I had...More

Thank DominikPoirier
Reviewed May 4, 2014

made a reservation online for 6:30pm for a friday night and we were the 1st people to show up. By the time we left at 8:30pm, only 2 other people showed up, not sure if this is typical or if it was just a slow...More

Thank el_cap
Reviewed April 24, 2014

We made a reservation based on the recommendations from a friend and the reviews. The service was excellent, however the food was very average and for the quality over priced. The wine cellar was interesting. We were the only people eating - everyone else appeared...More

Thank DramaGore
Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner here yesterday evening! To start the place is stunning; the walls are covered in art work, the tables are beautifully decorated, the wine cellar is to die for and, Jaime, the host makes you feel very comfortable and at ease . More...More

Thank Nita M
Reviewed March 28, 2014

This restaurant is in an old home in Quito Old Town. Hard to find and Hard to leave! Like eating in a boutique art museum. What a great way to get a taste of Quito hospitality and the food was divine. One of my favorite...More

Thank constancebecker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Wine Bar
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Junin E 2-167 | Plaza de San Marcos, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: 593 2952 989
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