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Caracol Azul

De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea bass” (25 reviews)
“snails” (11 reviews)
“swordfish” (9 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, International, South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly
De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The restaurant has delicious sea food. I had an octopus on the grill and a crab soup. The corvina is also outstanding. Service was efficient despite a full restaurant.

Thank S O
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended by our bartender and also local travel guide for our last dinner in Equador before flying home the next day. It was beautiful inside and the staff of waiters were so attentive and helpful. We all enjoyed our meals and the...More

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having to overnight in Guayaquil to connect with our flight home our group of six wanted a last dinner together away from the hotel El Caracol Azul was recommended to us and was only a few blocks from our hotel. Nice linen tablecloths and a...More

Thank brandlyn
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I've been to a lot of restaurants in the city and this one is simply the best of them all. A little expensive but it's worth every penny.

Thank Fabio V
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I think this place is a little bit pricy but the food it serves is amazing. Anything you eat will be delicious. If you don't have much time to flavor many seafood restaurants in Guayaquil, I recomend you visit this place. You will be extremely...More

Thank IsabeldeRuales
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I can only recomend this restaurant if you like seafood....... it is one of the best places in Guayaquil and now for a very long time. The quality is the same exelent as at the beginning years ago. no matter if you like lobsters,shrimp or...More

Thank alexanderwag
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with 11 friends attending a convention at the Hilton Colon. Arrived at the restaurant in 3 taxis. The food was quite excellent, both flavor and presentation. Service was also excellent. We started with beers then the plates of ordered food arrived promptly....More

Thank desertbirder47
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Fine food made with delicate touches influenced by Peruvian cuisine with Chilean and Ecuadorian flavor.

Thank EliasAntonio6
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very cozy restaurant with excellent food. We spent a week in Ecuador and this was the best meal that we had. This was a second dinner for my wife and I, and we regret not being able to order more at this restaurant. We got...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Like many of the great, long lasting, restaurants, this place has one characteristic. The owner/founder lives in the same house where it operates. So, you ll experience the attention to detail typically found in these places. The focus is on SEAFOOD. Dont expect low prices,...More

Thank JavierECU
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: 2280461
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