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Venga Grill & Beer - CLOSED

Paseo Rio Tarqui | Yanuncay River Walk, Cuenca 010114, Ecuador
+593 99 883 3765
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Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good6%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Nov 2016
“Food & Service was AMAZING!”
24 Nov 2016
“Excellent quality food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Ecuadorean
PRICE
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LOCATION
Paseo Rio Tarqui | Yanuncay River Walk, Cuenca 010114, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 25 November 2016

I went to this place with my wife and it was pretty easy to find. The food was super delicious and filled with so much flavor. my wife ordered seafood and she loved it. I ordered a steak and again it was super good, the...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Slava L
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The things that are hard to find are often most precious. And this goes definitely for Venga too! The food is exquisite, and the staff is very attentive. Venga (pronounced Benga) means come in Spanish. And if you are looking for a good Culinaire experience,...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank OnnoB1
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This small but very unique restaurant is quite out of the way but so worth the effort to get there. Food is exceptional as is service. This is the best seafood I have had in Ecuador. The gourmet chef outdoes himself for every item on...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank eaglecadd
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

A little out of the way but an easy taxi ride. Great seafood. Try the catch of the day or seafood stew with large shrimps. One of the two best meals I had during my 4+ weeks in Cuenca. Nice owners.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank SEASIASTAN
Reviewed 15 June 2016

A charming restaurant with a contemporary flair, Venga Gastrobar, offers novo-ecuadorian dishes. Chef Javier has trained in the best cooking schools and restaurants in the world. It is a family owned and operated restaurant. Javier prepared our meals while his wife was our server. We...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank RetireandTravel
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Great family run restaurant- Tsunami seafood is crazy good and not to be missed- The only place we found craft beers from around Ecuador- a nice bonus!

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Adam S
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Javier was most welcoming and his hospitality was caring & generous. We had a fantastic meal two nights ago. The food is full of flavor (my husband ordered a meat dish and I fish, both thrilled!), the restaurant carries good vibes, and the price is...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Jeff-Mimi
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Outstanding restaurant. I am super particular about food and love to cook and this place will not disappoint on any level. Its a few minute cab ride from centro but worth it. Go!More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Tomjazz33
Javier P, Propietario at Venga Grill & Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016
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Para todos quienes somos el equipo de "Venga Gastrobar" sus palabras nos llenan de gratitud, es agradable confirmar que el...More

Reviewed 13 November 2015

4 of us gringos went to the gastrobar on November 12th. The restaurant was quiet that night as there had been a soccer game and people were partying rather than eating. The service was good and the food excellent. Starting with the maracuya piscos through...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank luv2golatino
Javier P, Propietario at Venga Grill & Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016
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Estimad@ luv2golatino Para todos quienes somos el equipo de "Venga Gastrobar" sus palabras nos llenan de gratitud, es agradable confirmar...More

Reviewed 8 November 2015

Venga is situated in kind of an out of the way place in Cuenca, but if you like seafood, it is definitely worth making the effort to find it. It is owned by a young Peruvian chef called Javier, who has got this place into...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Nick V
Javier P, Propietario at Venga Grill & Beer, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2015
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Estimado, Roppongi-the-Novel Para todos quienes somos el equipo de "Venga Gastrobar" sus palabras nos llenan de gratitud, es agradable confirmar...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Cuisine
Ecuadorean
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Rio Tarqui | Yanuncay River Walk, Cuenca 010114, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 99 883 3765
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome. Our restaurant is small but very friendly. Our concept is based in Contemporary fusion Ecuadorian food. Enjoy the experience. Welcome.
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