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Capitan

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$3 - $16
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Seafood, Ecuadorean
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Table Service
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All reviews corvina sea bass calamari seafood fresh fish chocolate cake juice steak his wife incredible fish warm family lime sauce la plancha very generous portions the owner three tables small restaurant
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was an amazing experience with great food and a welcoming ambiente. We had an amazing evening in the restaurant and the food and staff was great! Higly recommended if you like seefood!

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Z8724NVmauroc
Reviewed 5 days ago

A friend invited me to lunch at Capitan and I was totally amazed at the friendly service, expertly prepared corvina ajillo by Chef Orly, and the family atmosphere. Chef Orly, his wife Julia, and their two daughters have created a one of a kind restaurant...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank DooDahDay101
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband, cousin and his wife and I ate here for lunch today. It was some of the best seafood I have ever eaten and definitely the best in Cuenca. I had sea bass with shrimp. My husband had salmon. The owner/cook showed us the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank TennieS
Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered this small intimate eatery purely by accident, and after our dining experience were very surprised to find on Trip Advisor its meteoric rise to # 1 Restaurant in Cuenca. The long string of 5 * ratings is well deserved. Located in a commercial...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank global3adventure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I came across this restaurant through Google search while looking for seafood with good reviews nearby. We walked around 1 kilometer to get there and when we went inside we were the only ones there for lunch and we thought the restaurant...More

Date of visit: May 2019
3  Thank Solon P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to meet friends for a casual meal. Delicious specials ! Wine and beer sold.Seafood is awesome, but my husband also loves the steak. Lovely people own it and it is very clean.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the langostinos, the sea bass, and creme of carrot with sea bass. All cooked to perfection. Julia and Orly run the front and kitchen with pride and love for their restaurant. We will undoubtedly return many times. For the freshness and quality of...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank livingthelifenCuenca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best seafood in Cuenca and also best meal we’ve had so far. Thank you Julia & Orly We went with their recommendation of Lagostino and Sea Bass with prawns; both dishes were delicious 😋

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Freerenee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Intimate setting and incredibly welcoming owner and chef. Food was better than imagined. Corvina was so delicious; one of the best meals of my life. Chef Baque has passion for his craft. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank jamisonk124
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is hands down the best dinner I’ve eaten in Ecuador. I think this is the best meal I’ve had in years honesty. I’ve been traveling here with my boyfriend Jake for almost a month and have had a lot of delicious food but nothing...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Heyheyitschelseyrae
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