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Malecon Julio Izurieta, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (15 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (9 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, South American, Ecuadorean
$$ - $$$
Malecon Julio Izurieta, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Carmita was a quaint restaurant with absolutely delicious food. I had the calamari in garlic sauce and my boyfriend ate fried rice with shrimp. Both were super yummy and the service was great. The food was a good price as well... We would have definitely...More

Thank unalove
Reviewed September 24, 2016

The seafood that we had here was good! the only thing that keeps it an average were the prices of the food. Awesome location and nice staff

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Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Very popular place on Malecon. Because of that, the food takes forever. Our seafood meals were Judy OK

Thank MeaningfulTrip
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We had to book to eat here as the restaurant was full the first time we went. The service was quick and efficient. I had the shrimp/prawns in coconut say as I had seen it recommended on here. I have to say it was absolutely...More

Thank SharonGTr
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Ordered the mixed seafood rice dish and king prawns. Both very tasty and filling. Friendly service and we both ate for $25 including drinks (non alcoholic)

Thank Alan_M86Walkley
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a small, clean restaurant, nothing fancy but the food was very good, the place is clean. It's too bad there is lots of construction on the street, otherwise it would be nice to sit outside.

Thank katenvironment
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Excellent kitchen. We ate fried fish (good), calamares al ajillo (portion was a bit small for an adult) and fish with seafood (delicious and big portion). General comment: the food is quite greasy. Prices are ok. The service was very slow on the day we...More

Thank Jeroen & Stépha... D
Reviewed July 16, 2016

Carmita has good food, but the service could use some improvement. While I understand that a local seafood restaurant like this is more laid back and expecting a high standard is not realistic, one would expect some basics to be implemented. I have no trouble...More

Thank chrisgsirhc
Reviewed June 29, 2016

The food is really good! And there is free wifi. I recommend taking the grilled fish with garlic! Or the grilled fish with the seafood sauce! The food is not too expensive and definetly worth your money!

Thank Sanne78
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Today we got the almuerza. A bargain at only $3. It started out with a very nice lentil soup. The broth was great. The juice was cantaloupe mixed with some other fruit and was nice and cold and tasty. The main plate arrived with a...More

Thank CrabbyFatGuy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Seafood, South American, Ecuadorean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malecon Julio Izurieta, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Manabi Province  >  Puerto Lopez
  • Phone Number: 093729294
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