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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a friend here for a special lunch before her iodine radiation treatment, because a year ago I had a very lovely lunch here. This trip, not so! We ordered the lomo fino for two, and PRESTO! It was served, before we were served...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the best restaurant we have eaten at in Ecuador so far. Juan the chef and owner took the time to greet us and explain all the different dishes. We had a five course meal each one different and delicious. The staff was very helpful...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

A large crown from a fantastic Wanderbus Tour gathered here for a spectacular dinner. The Chef and owner, Juan, took time from his very busy kitchen to explain his preparations and cooking methods. The servers were attentive and served each course with demonstrations for using...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 5, 2020

We are budget travellers and Tiestos is not a budget restaurant. When we visted Cuenca eight years ago we were strongly advised to treat ourselves to a dinner at Tiestos. We haven't stopped thinking about its charms and fantastic food since. We just returned to...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 29, 2020 via mobile

We were originally sent to Tiesto’s by Quitenos who always eat there whenever in Cuenca, for good reason. The restaurant, a Cuenca staple more many years, has a unique way of preparing and serving dishes piping hot in something like a flat tagine. The foods...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 20, 2020 via mobile

is was maybe the best meal I’ve ever had. Go hungry, and enjoy the experience. It’s truly magical. Order the set menu if there are two of you. Worth it!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 25, 2020 via mobile

The food here is very good, and I definitely recommend it. However, they clearly do not welcome solo diners. The menu is almost entirely for 2, 3, or 4 diners. After about 5 menu pages, you can find 4 dishes for single people. It feels...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 22, 2020 via mobile

Hate to brag but I have travelled the world and eaten in many varied places. I am English but live in both Spain and Portugal, two countries who pride themselves on cuisine. When I say it doesn’t get much better than this I really do...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 14, 2020 via mobile

Excellent restaurant! We had the lomo tiesto, after the wagyu in Japan, the best meat we ever had! Very good service, when you are in Cuenca you should visit this restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 6, 2020

I visited los tiestos for many times, with friends, with my family and with clients, always I had excellent experiences, service is very good, food is very delicious. Prawns and beef medallions are excellent dishes and with a good wine of course... cheff acmes out...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Russell B
October 22, 2019|
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Response from Miguel P | Reviewed this property |
Well we visited in june, we did order from their restaurant menu, every thing was very good. Sorry I just don´t have a clue if they serve lunch special. In Quito is very traditional.
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Iván G | Reviewed this property |
yeah they do! make sure to do it cause otherwise it gets super crowded
November 8, 2016|
Response from apocalypsenow66 | Reviewed this property |
I double checked and it is correct
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