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El Cafetal Galapagos

Central Park | Central Park, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
+593 5-301-6775
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
Closed
16:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Fusion, Healthy, Ecuadorean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Central Park | Central Park, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dined here two nights because the food is by far the best on Isabela and the music so much better than anywhere else. The vegetarian option in coconut sauce is outstanding, but really it seems you can't go wrong with anything...More

Thank Mark N
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Fue un placer atenderlos, y me alegra les haya gustado todo. Muchas gracias por su opinión, es importante para nosotros...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was one of the recommendations from our tour guide. This restaurant is more expensive than some of the others in town, but the food was delicious. I had the pork chop, my mom had the chicken and my sister had the swordfish. All...More

Thank Elisa C
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Muchas gracias por sus comentarios, nos alegra saber que disfrutaron de la cena, fue un gusto atenderlos

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

My sister and I walked past this cafe on the main square on isabela island. We really liked the atmosphere, the music was cool, chilled, the owner is friendly, welcoming, and took a lot of care going through the menu with us. We had a...More

Thank Jfo333
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Gracias por su opinión, es muy importante saber que estamos trabajando para la satisfacción de ustedes.

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Waited 40 minutes and at the end what we got was a nicely decorated dish with the driest and tasteless barbecue fish one could imagine. TO BE AVOIDED!

Thank Sinfonica I
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Es importante su comentario para mejorar, muchas gracias

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to have a night out for drinks and headed to El cafetal. We asked for the menu but the owner at the front desk said they only worked with reservations. Then he proceeded to say in the most arrogant manner "we are the...More

Thank Nicolas A
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Su opinión es importante para nosotros, talvez le guste saber que somos un restaurante pequeño en personal ya que es...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Good fish of the day (but $25). Good lasagne. Mix seafood not very tasty with almost no sauce. Green salad is actually a side order, but $10! Caipirinha not very good, small and for $10. Nice waiter. Much too expensive for average food.More

Thank CathResto
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Gracias por su opinión, puede parecer altos los precios de nuestro menú, pero ha sido diseñado cuidadosamente para garantizar calidad,...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

By far the best meal you will come across on Isabella! We had dinner there twice and both the main courses and desserts were delicious! The prices are also higher than the other places, but it is worth paying for and they accept both Visa...More

Thank Thomas H
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Gracias por su comentario, todos los días trabajamos para mejorar, en general nos alegra hayan disfrutado del cafetal

Reviewed 8 July 2017

El Cafetal has a good location and good service. The two entrees that we tried here were both tasty, yet were both very small portions and practically double the cost of comparable entrees served at other restaurants in the area. Although the food tasted good,...More

Thank Ninja13
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Gracias por su opinión, es muy entendible su comentario si comparamos nuestra tradición ecuatoriana de enormes raciones, nosotros trabajamos para...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed 18 days in Galapagos with 12 on Isabela Island. We tried lots of restaurants but we received such a very bad welcome in this restaurant that we decided not to dine there. It looks to work only under reservations. It was booked for...More

Thank Itinerantour
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Gracias por su opinión, es importante para nosotros y seguir dando un mejor servicio. Es una lástima no haberlos atendido,...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Went here after a tip by a fellow traveller but were very disappointed. Dry, cold (fridge?) Lasagna... Costs over 3 times that of the smaller restaurants in PV but not worth that at all!

Thank gijsbeesems
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Su opinión es importante para nosotros y nos ayuda a mejorar, muchas gracias por hacernos saber

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Park | Central Park, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Isabela  >  Puerto Villamil
  • Phone Number: +593 5-301-6775
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Description
Sea Food, Vegetarian Food, Traditional Food, Gourmet Food...
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