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Calle Manabi | Teatro Nacional Sucre, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-257-1011
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:30 - 15:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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168 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was literally right around the corner from our hotel. Due to a little sketchiness in the area the restaurant sent a person over to walk us from our hotel to the restaurant which was much appreciated. The food was fantastic. We had the sea bass ceviche as an appetizer, the potato soup and then Tuna for me and... More 

Thank Annie123081
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't frequently write reviews for restaurants that I don't enjoy, but I feel that I would do other travelers a disservice if I don't warn them. Went to this place on a Sunday night hoping to have a tasting menu which wasn't available. Service was extremely slow and not professional. Place is stuffy and dark. Some dishes were decent,... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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175 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch was included as part of Celebrity tours and was not expecting really much. But the food was very good and gave us a taste of Ecuadorian food. Bravo!

Thank kschak
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Main courses fine but overpriced . Deserts were amazing and worth the money. Lovely atmosphere. Staff very pleasant and helpful.

Thank M R
San Francisco
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108 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I am not a professional reviewer, and this is just my opinion. My wife and I had dinner there just prior to flying back home, and a wonderful dinner it was. There is no doubt that the setting is unusual, one could say theatrical. Not having been in the Soviet Union we cannot share another reviewer's criticism. But we did... More 

Thank apiquet
Honolulu, Hawaii
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. Was recommended by the concierge in our hotel. But was pretty lonely in there. Upon arrival the doorman came out and met us with 4 umbrellas since it was pouring rain. He escorted us back out after dinner too. Very happy to see us. Classic "theater" decor with lots of red velvet and chandeliers. Only thing... More 

Thank Jeff A
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Dinner in Theatrum before the jazz concert in the Teatro National Sucre on 10 Feb (my birthday!) was the most wonderful experience. Not only they sent a car to pick me (I happened to be alone on that day) up from the hotel (free of charge), but the manager himself was in the car! When Jailan heard that there is... More 

Thank WMako
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97 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We went on a Sunday when not so much is open. So we hoped for the best--as this is a much recommended restaurant for tourists. Seafood was absolutely wonderful and a spectacular ceviche! Service was very good.

Aurora, Colorado
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were on a Quito tour and this was our lunch stop.The staff and owner were amazing how they greeted us-they were at our table for anything needed- water never ran dry.All was good, there was a some sort of Ecuadorian ribs, that were great ,falling off the bones.Also any thing that has to do with plantains, so sweet.

Thank nancy m
Denver, Colorado
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Four of us went to a late lunch here. Food and service were just great. Very relaxing and worth the visit

Thank Ellen G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Latin, Ecuadorean, International, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Manabi | Teatro Nacional Sucre, Quito, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-257-1011
Our restaurant is located in Quito's Historical Center on the second floor of Sucre National Theater, Cultural Patrimony from the XIX century, an expression of renaissance classicism. In the entire second floor it is located the most important restaurant in Quito, THEATRUM Restaurant & Wine Bar that offers an extraordinary menu of the vanguard Mediterranean cuisine. One of our emblematic dishes is the Grilled tender octopus with mixed greens, cherry tomatoes, garlic tossed in pesto vinaigrette. Our classic Ecuadorian prawns on the grill with avocado mousse and tomato fondue.

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