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Restaurante El Jardin

Calle Larga 6-93 y Antonio Borrero | dentro del Hotel Victoria, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-282-7401
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“escargot” (4 reviews)
“beef” (13 reviews)
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Calle Larga 6-93 y Antonio Borrero | dentro del Hotel Victoria, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went with another couple who have lived in Cuenca for 3 + years and they recommended here for our dinner. I had the very large prawns and they were very good. My wife had onion soup and a salad and she said it was...More

Thank GPSMike
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Jardin is a wonderful and cozy restaurant in the old town of Cuenca. We stayed in the hotel which belongs to the restaurant and visited El Jardin twice. The service is very friendly, the food, the drinks and the wines awesome. We enjoyed different...More

Thank Kahanni
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner with some friends in this restaurant located in a hotel in the old town. The food was good and service was excellent. Nice selection of wines from South America. We also had some excellent rhums formater dinner drinks (try the 2300 from...More

Thank Petrus61
Reviewed August 1, 2018

A higher end place, much nicer than several places we ate. The food and the setting were very nice. We went for dinner and did not make a reservation. When we got there the woman at the front brought us downstairs and left us. The...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed June 24, 2018

A lovely lunch with great service and delicious food. We all enjoyed ourselves. The gentlemen servers were kind and elegant. The restaurant overlooks a lovely tropical garden with a rushing river in the distance.

Thank Prema S
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Nice, simple complimentary breakfasts of various fruits and juices, rolls, eggs, coffee/tea. Excellent dinner menu. I love escargot but don't often see it. They had it and it was some of the best I've had. Excellent service. One morning our waiter noticed my husband hadn't...More

Thank OllieH75
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Having walked by this place 100 times in Cuenca, I wanted to visit this lovely restaurant. I have spent many months in Cuenca and have never had an issue ordering a meal. Admittedly, my Spanish is somewhat limited, but I find that most people appreciate...More

Thank Kerislc
Reviewed April 11, 2018

The ambiance is brilliant and you really feel like royalty sitting in their dining area. A group of 4 of us came in without reservations on a Monday and enjoyed a late lunch. Three of us went with the lunch special: an appetizer, main course,...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Everyone’s food was really good. It was nice and cozy. View is probably nicer during lunch or an early dinner. Would definitely go back

Thank Mariana L
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Great view and was told soon you will be able to eat by the Tomabama River.Looking forward to that. I always get the ceviche de camaron and llapingacho with carne. Never disappointed.

Thank nantucketraveler
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Joy L
September 13, 2017|
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Response from Joy L |
I checked the website before posting. The only link to a standard menu didn't work. :(
March 29, 2017|
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Response from Julio L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can as long you pay a cork fee which is not too much
Nancy D
December 4, 2015|
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Response from CuencaQueen | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are located in a hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga 6-93 y Antonio Borrero | dentro del Hotel Victoria, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-282-7401
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