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Lo Nuestro

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Av. Isabela La Catolica | y Luis Cordero, Quito 170150, Ecuador
Mon 08:00 - 18:30
Sat 08:00 - 18:30
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Fairfax, Virginia
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We made reservations ahead of time, because it was one of the few restaurants open for dinner on Christmas. We had trouble finding the place (the website gave us the sister restaurant in Guayaquil). A short cab ride from the central business district. There was a mix of locals and tourists. White table cloth but mid-priced. Wine selection was limited,... More 

Thank too-err-ist
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the restaurant with my family. Seven people in total. Even though there was still a lot of capacity we waited for almost 10 minutes to be attended, one hour to receive the entries and almost two hours to receive the main dishes. The food was good but the time we spent didn't let us enjoy the food... More 

Thank José Ricardo D
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109 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Some years ago this was one of the best traditional food restaurants in Quito, but in my last visits I have been disappointed for quality of dishes and a service not friendly enough. Prices aren't appropiate for some options in the menu.

Thank Dustin G
Toledo, Washington, United States
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

No one spoke English on our first visit but we managed just fine. We shared the large appetizer and it was fine for lunch. We returned for dinner on another night and were again served fine food.

Thank Patrick M
Wexford, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Beautiful restaurant with good food and very attentive staff. I would return here if in Quito. Food seemed authentic

Thank runaboutPgh
Reading, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Visited on recommendation of hotel staff and from reviews on trip advisor. Wanted local food but not much choice available apart from a multiple variety of sea bass!! In end opted for filet mignon - medium. It came out near blue. No apology although they did replace. When bill came they added 10% service charge and then expected to keep... More 

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Helsinki - Finland
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186 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Our group of three visited the restaurant in March. Our host wanted to take us to a restaurant that serves local culinary treats. The restaurant was clean, beautiful interior design and all dishes were very nice indeed. Both seafood and meat was avaialble and very South American displays of food. Unfortunately I do not know about the price range since... More 

Thank Totti K
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

The food is heavy and overpriced but tasty in a sort of basic way. It was recommended by our hotel and it has the feeling of a faded tourist trap that survives on recommendations from concierges. The decor appears fussy and old-fashioned and the lighting is god-awful. but the service is efficient and pleasant. We enjoyed two shrimp dishes and... More 

Thank Alan M
Quito, Ecuador
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

I've ate at both the Guayaquil and Quito restaurants. While the Quito restaurant was "good", it was still a let-down because my expectations were very high. The Guayaquil restaurant is much, much better! The service in Quito was slower and the food wasn't as good. The rice seemed undercooked (a little hard). I'd definitely return to the Guayaquil restaurant, but... More 

Thank Juan C
Oxford, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Had only one dinner here during a week's stay in Quito, but worth a solid recommendation: a rather traditional, unpretentious place serving tasty homely food (good fish), with pleasant historic/folkloric decor (lots of old B and W photos and newspapers on display); efficient service.

Thank alanlid

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Ecuadorean, Seafood, Spanish, South American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:30
08:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Isabela La Catolica | y Luis Cordero, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?