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Isabel la Catolica y Cordero, Quito 170150, Ecuador
254-7322
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Chinese, and Asian food in general, in Quito tends to suck. This is one of the exceptions. My husband and I were happy to find this place in La Floresta area. Portions are appropriate and tasty! As for the waiters, they were attentive but not too helpful with recommendations, so make sure you have your mind somewhat made up with... More 

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Ajijic, Mexico
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Personable, attentive service. Way above average variety of Chinese dishes. Great location. Pleasant surroundings. Safe neighborhood. Hot and sour soup was delicious....as well as hot and sour.

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Thank Jim5909
Calgary
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289 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

This restaurant is located immediately behind the Swissotel, up a flight of stairs. If you are like me used to bustling Chinese eateries in North America, you will be surprised. The dining room is large, dignified and quite formal, and the waiters are not Chinese. The menu has no Chinese writing, they have no Chinese beers, they do not offer... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

This upstairs restaurant is just behind Swissotel Quito. We walked there in the rain on a Sunday night when many restaurants were closed and were pleasantly surprised. I had a very nice chicken noodle soup with actual chicken broth instead of the bouillon cubes many restaurants use. Generous noodles, nice fresh chicken. We shared broccoli chicken that was also good.... More 

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Thank Cathleen S
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

It's not the first review about the bad service in this place, maybe the owner doesn't care about it. All the waiters were watching TV instead of asking us about the food or something else we might need. The food is good, but overpriced. And it's definitely not a unique option for real Chinese food in the city, especially if... More 

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Thank Jaime C
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

I visited this place with my wife on March 2016. Contrary to similar restaurants in Quito the food was not greasy and the flavor was fantastic. Pros. - Food quality - Location - Restaurant environment Cons - Expensive We hope that you find this place as nice as we did.

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Thank Enrique_Reyes
Quito
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

I called for delivery and waited for over an hour and a half for a delivery that never came. When I called to ask what happened the manager gave me a bad attitude and said they never found my house! They had my number and could have called to ask for directions. Its amazing how places like these can stay... More 

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Thank Mariajose1986
Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

This restaurant was bang opposite our hotel. We were glad to see the sign as we were reasonably sure of getting veg food. We visited at least once a day over our four day stay in Quito. The food was very good, with plenty of veg choices. The staff were good enough to change my soup when it came with... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I went to the restaurant twice on 2 seperate occasions. I tried to order take out and I was left at the counter for over 10 minutes both times. They knew I was there, but I guess they couldnt be bothered. So I left and went somewhere where my business was appreciated.

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Located near the swissotel and a few blocks from the "Escuela Politecnica Nacional" and "Universidad Politecnica Salesiana" Universities this no so small restaurant offers real Chinese (Hunan) food. This was a surprise when we arrived last week since in ecuador you mainly find "Chifas" (Chinese-Ecuadorian low end fusion ) restaurants advertised as Chinese. Even on the middle of the day... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isabel la Catolica y Cordero, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: 254-7322

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