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El Cafetal Galapagos

Central Park | Central Park, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
+593 5-301-6775
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:00 Hours
Seafood, Fusion, Healthy, Ecuadorean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Central Park | Central Park, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

We ate (twice) at El Cafetal on our recent visit to Isabela. It was pricier than most places around town but it was a good value. We felt that we got our money's worth. Everyone was happy with their meals, that were cooked to perfection....More

Thank 858jg
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We were offered a three course meal with the argument that they don’t offer a la carte. Soon thereafter, a couple walks in and they took heir order from the menu. True abuse and discrimination on behalf of the disrespectful owner. The food was expensive...More

Thank DromomaniaUIO
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We came upon El Cafetal by chance, it appears that you do need to make a table reservation in advance, and we were so glad we did! Our party of four ended up eating there three nights in a row, the food was so good....More

Thank tigerexplorer2015
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Had our going away meal here and it was special. You need reservations but it is worth it, Great staff, beautiful interior, good food. Our guide thinks it may be the best on the island.

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a place to watch the Champions League Final and ended up there. I didn't order anything but the waiter still gave me a piece of cake for free just because he supported the same club as I did. Food looked very...More

Thank Kendrick L
Reviewed 25 April 2018

place deserves to be shut down for its absolutely terrible service!! Over priced! Cheapest entree is $15 makes it a definite tourist trap! And no the portions are not huge AT all! I had dinner there and I was still hungry after! Yes this is...More

Thank Ghassan A
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We ended up in Isabela for a couple of nights after our cruise was cancelled, therefore i hadn't done any research and ended up asking another tourist on a tour where he had eaten and what he would recommend. He said he considered himself a...More

Thank HannahRosa2488
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The first evening they served fresh swordfish (300 grams) and it was great. Also the spaghetti was real nice. Service is friendly with a big smile. We decided to go back and it did not disappoint us. Last evening we had fresh tuna (also 300...More

Thank Jacqueline924100
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We ended up here after a bad experience at the Booby Trap, and were really glad we found this place. We were greeted immediately and the service was very friendly and attentive. We shared a delicious appetizer of green plantains and cheese and also shared...More

Thank yadkin
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018
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Muchas gracias por sus comentarios, nos alegra saber que mejoramos su visita en la isla mucho más después de una...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

We went to the restaurant at the recommendation of the another restaurant which was booked. What a find! Tthe cerviche appetizer was the best we had in Galapagos. The grilled Pargo was perfectly done and very tasty. The grilled chicken was moist and well flavored,...More

Thank Stan N
Elcafetal G, Propietario at El Cafetal Galapagos, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018
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Gracias por su opinión, es bueno saber que fue satisfactorio su visita al restaurante, estamos siempre para servir siempre que...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
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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