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La Esquina Calle Larga

Calle Larga | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-284-5344
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Latin, International, Argentinian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
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Calle Larga | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago

At around $15 La Esquina is considerably more pricey than most places in Cuenca. As for the food, it certainly does live up to price. I had a steak in roquefort sauce that the waiter told me was imported from Argentina. It was quite noticeably...More

1  Thank El_Gringo_Montana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great lunch at La Esquina. Our concierge at Hotel Victoria recommended La Esquina - we walked down the street and were welcomed by a very friendly staff - the food was delicious with large portions. Nice, cozy setting. It is definitely worth a stop.

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who would have thought we would find a taste of Argentinian cuisine done perfectly right in Cuenca? Food might seem pricey when compared to usual prices in Ecuador but the portions are huge. We had two discos for six people and we still had plenty...More

Thank KGirll99
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We are repeat consumers. As always, service was good and food was amazing!! We shared two dishes with plenty left over. Great drink specials, too. Overall, always a winner.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

My husband had the special of the day which was lamb with stuffed pasta with spinach which was delicious. I ordered a salad with chunks of chicken and I could not finish it because it was huge. The Malbec wine was a bit young but...More

1  Thank coolgran5
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The food was definitely worth the price. I recommend the discos. Between two discos we were satisfied five people. The white wine was very good too.

Thank Soren E
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We had several good appetizers to start, the food was very good and the portions were very large. It is a small cosy restaurant with a good atmosphere.

Thank NielsDB92
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The food in the restaurant is really good. You also get some appetizers. It was however somewhat expensive, but definitely worth it!

Thank Florence V
Reviewed 16 August 2017

the food was pretty good but for the price point it just never made it to 1st base. there are so many alternatives that make it irrelevant

Thank noneyabines
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had dinner here once. The food was great, especially the fish. we also like the atmosphere of the place.

Thank thae
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-284-5344
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Tipical Argentinan restaurant. Iron disc cooking style.

Iron disc?
An iron disk is a skillet pan, made for an artisan blacksmith, they give a special touch and distinguished flavour to our dishes. we cooked in them and you can served at the table, like a sharing plate.

You already know what an iron disc is, now you are ready to choose which one you want to share with your family, friends or partner or by yourself.

We offer a variety of them: chicken, beef, seafood, shrimp, risottos, pastas, fish, vegetarian, ...
And multiples sauces: cabernet, mustard, nevada, Thai, ...

You can not leave us without to try our homemade desserts, made by own pastry chef.
So delicious that you will struggle to choose one of them !!

We have a variety of wines. you will be suprise with our wine list. Wines for all tastes and palates and always get the best advice about wines to get with your food.
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