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La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana

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Ecuadorian food
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $14
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews lamb ceviche three course meal plantains potatoes langostinos ice cream trout cake bread ecuadorian cuisine room decor is michelin star recommended by a friend local ingredients presented beautifully the owner
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

If you are near hear and are hungry go. You will not be disappointed. Traditional Ecuadorian ingredients combined in a modern way. It is well worth your time.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Robert H
Reviewed February 24, 2019

I walked to this small restaurant within the historic center. The menu was no elaborate but has specialty dishes of a new twist on Ecuadorian food. I really enjoyed my lamb dish. It was so unique. I would consider this place fine dining. Creative menu...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DPM-WPB
Reviewed January 30, 2019

We've had the lunch special a few times now. Slightly upscale from the typical lunch specials. Good service - quiet spot. Service is good but no English and difficult to communicate. We didn't really know what we ordered but it was all good. We haven't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ElyECanada
La Caleta E, Gerente at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019
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Saludos cordiales gracias por su visita.

Reviewed January 15, 2019

I'd heard about this restaurant in a culinary event called "Raices" held in Guayaquil, so when I was in Cuenca I felt I had live the experience of their approach to Ecuadorian Cuisine. I splurged on their 5 course menu. Dim lights, small cozy space,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mariel K
La Caleta E, Gerente at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019
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Saludos cordiales gracias por su visita.

Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

In this cosy little place they just get everything right. We enjoyed the amazing food, the delicious wine, the wonderful service and the nice atmosphere so much that we returned the following night to eat there again. This is the kind of place where you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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La Caleta E, Gerente at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019
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Saludos cordiales gracias por su visita.

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining at La Caleta during a short trip to Cuenca. The ambiance and service at this restaurant is outstanding. Our server, Veronica was especially charming, which made our evening that much more enjoyable. The food here is very good, but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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La Caleta E, Gerente at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019
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Saludos cordiales gracias por su visita.

Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a jewel in Cuenca. The food is amazing. Here you can satisfy all your senses. Presentation of the food, smell and taste are at the top level (Michelin star). Thank you for this experience was really amazing. If you are in Cuenca...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pascolo_original
La Caleta E, Manager at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018
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Saludos cordiales, gracias por tu comentario, nos ayuda a seguir trabajando.

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Definitely the best food we had in Ecuador after 3 weeks of travel! The dishes are very well presented, the food is tasting so good and the staff is very friendly! Highly recommended!

Date of visit: August 2018
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La Caleta E, Manager at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018
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Saludos cordiales, gracias por tu comentario, un abrazo.

Reviewed August 19, 2018

We were headed to another restaurant for a couples night out and they weren’t open. August is the month for vacays. So 😐 sorry. So we thought, hey, let’s try La Caleta! We’d all heard good things and wanted to try it. It was such...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bwdmusic
La Caleta E, Manager at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018
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Saludos cordiales un abrazo.

Reviewed June 27, 2018

My husband and I ate here June, 2018. Our food was fabulous! The soups are excellent and creative. Very fresh seafood. We would have gone back if we had more time in Cuenca. We both highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank carrie t
Diego G, Propietario at La Caleta Nueva Cocina Ecuatoriana, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018
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Saludos cordiales un fuerte abrazo gracias por su visita.

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Saludos cordiales claro con todo gusto podemos servir cualquier tipo de menu, estamos a tus ordenes, nos indicas alguna otra restericcion que tengas y en base a ello elaboramos tu menu al instante.
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