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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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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Larga 6-93 y Antonio Borrero | dentro del Hotel Victoria, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came at the early afternoon, and the excellent service started once we have entered the restaurant. The inside is elegant and the view to the garden, chaming. The manu is rich but not excessive. The service was perfect and each dish was very tasty....More

Thank Lidor F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located inside the hotel Victoria. Elegant, with perfectly set tables, dinnerware, glasses, decoration, flowers, everything perfect. Also a nice view of the river. Kind personnel, everyone well trained to give an excellent service. The food menu European type like French and Spanish dishes. Few Ecuadorian...More

Reviewed March 28, 2017

Housed in the elegant Victoria Hotel in Cuenca. This restaurant was recommended by our personal, private guide. We walked in without a reservation & served immediately & treated like royalty! We had a special Ecuadorian meal called Fanesca. The service, food, wine & ambiance all...More

Thank 680janism
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We had dinner at this beautiful hotel, interesting eclectic decor, charming and welcoming.The restaurant has big windows and a wonderful view with old palm trees and magnolias. The staff and service very good, the food not so good - unfortunately.

Thank Martha B
Reviewed February 28, 2017

I didn't stay in the hotel. We had lunch in the restaurant upon someone's recommendation. Old school classy restaurant. At least by its looks: cotton napkins, nice laid tables, well-dressed waiters, coup de débarasse, etc. The average age in the room was around 65 I...More

Thank Stef133
Reviewed February 22, 2017

White glove service for a 3 course meal and drinks with tax and tip for $50? Yes. Expensive for Cuenca certainly, but it is an opportunity to do high end at a bargain. My steak was very good, not the best I have had here...More

Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for lunch on Valentine's Day. No reservations but they took us anyway. Because it was a VDay they had a prix fixe menu. Most dishes were really good and certainly beautifully plated. Service was just above terrible. There were only five active...More

Thank 389tonyn
Reviewed February 8, 2017

I honestly cannot believe the reviews here extolling the quality of the food and service. If waiting half an hour before someone gives you a menu, and another half hour until someone gives you to the opportunity to pay for the lousy dinner you just...More

Thank CaboSanAntonio
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Awesome dinning experience. Professional wait staff, great service and excellent food. Pricier than other places but definitely worth the extra. Good views of river and quality of food is noticeable.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed January 30, 2017

We found this restaurant walking in Cuenca, so we decided to have the lunch here. The food was delicious with big portions. The people were nice to us. The views are incredible to the River! Go to this restaurant the food is great!

Thank Alisson B
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Can I bring my own bottle of wine?
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
Is your restaurant open for Brunch/lunch on Sundays?
December 4, 2015|
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Response from CuencaQueen | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are located in a hotel.
manuel e
el precio de los cócteles
May 8, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view
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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