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Restaurante El Jardin

Certificate of Excellence
Ecuadorean, South American
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Calle Larga 6-93 y Antonio Borrero | dentro del Hotel Victoria, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-282-7401
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Philadelphia, PA
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411 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food is expensive and the quality is bad. The shrimp had a nasty taste since they were not fresh. No one from the staff came to check and they ignored our requests for attention so no dinner was eaten. My husbands risotto was ok. We finally got the attention of the staff after signalling for them for nearly an... More 

Thank detraveler_7
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent, I had lamb chops and they could not be better. The service was excellent as well as the Apmasphere.

Thank Jerry G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view such yummy food The view is to die for Very nice wine choice & could be great for a date night Just traveling through but recommend it

Thank shaynapet M
Boquete, Panama
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

It was my wife's birthday, and this is one restaurant locally we had not yet been to. They have an excellent menu, lovely decor and great views, as well as excellent service. You may order from a broad menu or a prix fixe menu. My wife chose to order from the prix fixe menu and had a lovely dinner with... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

We ate here upon arriving at Hotel Victoria, whose restaurant this is. We had a very good meal with excellent service.

Thank paullinthorst
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

The restaurante is gorgeous very elegant and classy you have the view from Turi and the view a little of the tomebamba river was a good experience but to tell you the truth the food was good but I will say extremely price and the waitstaff was to pushy on the sales I felt like I was forced to buy... More 

Thank Julio L
Guayaquil, Ecuador
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Everytime I go to Cuenca, it's always the same restaurants (also delicious) but this time I decided to give a try to something new and I don't regret it at all! El Jardín was amaaaazing, the food was delicious and the service was beyond excellent. Their menu presents a variety of courses which you can choose from typical to international... More 

Thank Maria P
Cuenca, Ecuador
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

The food was excellent. The wait staff beyond attentative. The service seemed magical that how well they served us.

Thank cicilive
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Went here for a birthday celebration with another couple. We were treated royally and not only was the food was excellent, the service was top notch! A great evening out and well worth the cost. Will return again for Special Evenings.

Thank magisterriggs
Erie, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

We love to eat here for breakfast, but it is good in evening also. They have a good menu, and some wonderful surprises also. The view over the river is wonderful, try to get a table near the southern windows. We enjoyed our meals here, and the service was great!

Thank WJD_CO

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $20
Ecuadorean, South American
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?