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Bar, Gastropub, South American
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V.E. Estrada 608 | entre Las Monjas y Ficus, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
+593 2880255
10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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New York City, New York, USA
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun place. Serving healthier dishes. Lots of batidos and sandwiches. all sandwiches served on whole wheat bread. includes an amazing dipping sauce.

Thank Juan C
Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador
Level Contributor
54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

The place offers a wide variety of alcohol and non-alcoholic fruit based juices, great music and environment to go with a couple and/or friends.

Thank Juan Felipe G
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

If you want to share great moments with your university clasmates and friends, work or traveling partners, you have to go to “Frutabar”, it is a place where you can enjoy of a happy environment, unmemorable good music, of delicious appetizers, smoothies, juices, and above all, the best thing this place offers are the variety and excellence in the preparation... More 

1 Thank JOEL C
Guayaquil, Ecuador
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Frutabar is a fun place with good decor and good music. It is ideal for young people in general, it is located in an area of more youth movement. I really like the food of the place especially their sandwiches and juice. It has a good atmosphere and super relaxing music, their drawbacks: when there are too many people in... More 

Thank Michel V
Guayas Province, Ecuador
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

"Fruta bar" is a bar-restaurant which is located at north, south and downtown guayaquil. It is a good place to share with friends. The ambience of the place is rustic and informal. The decoration is unique: you can see surf boards , pictures about beach, and other things. The service is fast you don't have to wait too much. It... More 

Thank Lilybeth V
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

Fruit bar" is a bar-restaurant is located in the north, south and center of Guayaquil. It is a fun place with good decoration and good music. It is ideal for young people, it is located in an area of ​​youth movement. The food is good. Its recommended for tourists,it offers varieties of snacks, cocktails and other drinks. The place is... More 

Thank Lizitap R
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

The sandwiches were good and the juice was ok. What I really didn't like was how hard they were trying to fit their theme of... I wanna say surfer or hippie or something. The servers were just standing there and dancing but it looked someone told them to. Kinda weird. Also, the speakers and incense were right next to a... More 

Thank Dave M
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2016

I really liked frutabar from the very beginning when they didn't serve alcoholics drinks and there were only smoothies, sandwiches and salads which I loved. I guess I stopped going because it became pricey and there were many other options that were good for less. I tried recently the cocktails and they were not only delicious but generous. The overall... More 

Thank DoloresElaine
Quito, Ecuador
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

I waited 20 and so minutes for 2 mojitos and a small cheese sandwich. The drinks were good, but waiting for so long is just a nonsense. I don't plan to go back anytime soon.

Thank TurroBacan
London, United Kingdom
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449 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2015

Came here for a fruit juice and snack one afternoon while we were in Guayaquil. It's a lovely little cafe, with great air conditioning (much needed in Guayaquil) and arty decoration. The chairs and tables are painted like fruits! There's a fantastic selection of fruit juices at reasonable prices, and they're huge! We had watermelon, which was delicious. They also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $12
Bar, Gastropub, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: V.E. Estrada 608 | entre Las Monjas y Ficus, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: +593 2880255
Es un lugar donde nos especializamos en sanduches, jugos y cocteles. El ambiente es surfista tropical donde se puede escuchar buena musica y pasar un momento agradable.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?