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Achiote Ecuador Cuisine

) #14 of 1,236 Restaurants in Quito ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Latin, South American,
Juan Rodriguez 282 y Reina Victoria | La Mariscal entre Plaza Foch y Plaza Gabriela Mistral, Quito 593, Ecuador
+593 2-250-1743
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“ceviche” (85 reviews)
“mango salad” (8 reviews)
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Juan Rodriguez 282 y Reina Victoria | La Mariscal entre Plaza Foch y Plaza Gabriela Mistral, Quito 593, Ecuador
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is outstanding, and clearly other people know it too. Small tour groups came to eat there, too. On recommendation I had the potato soup with avocado, and it was very good.

Thank ijoseph
Reviewed 4 days ago

Every time I'm in Quito I make it a point to go to Achiote Restaurant. I've never been disappointed. They always offer a small interesting complimentary hors d'oeuvre, which seems to be different each time I've been there, and has never disappointed. A new vegetarian...More

Thank EcuaAmericana
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stumbled upon this restaurant on our last day in Quito and were so glad we did! Our waiter Mario was wonderful and helped make this a great experience. We had an appetizer, main dish and desserts and all were delicious. When we asked for...More

Thank jlcoufal
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with authentic food on menu Very nice devoted owners Good service It was also recommended buy my ecuadorin family that I know for 40 years

Thank Jef v
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While walking down the street we saw live music and decided to jump in. We were lucky enough to be right next to the singer, which was super lucky. We looked over the menu and decided with typical dishes. They were a bit over priced,...More

Thank Louelife
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Mario as our server, and he was fabulous! He even provided us with his own favorite appetizer complimentary! Our party came in a little bit late, but the kitchen stayed open and provided great food. We loved the traditional dishes, and the ambience...More

Thank Lhenderson1425
Reviewed 1 week ago

Achiote was a highlight of the food we experienced in Ecuador. The service, food quality, presentation, and creativity of the dishes offered are all top-notch. Our server Mario was outstanding. We were pleased with every dish; each one exceeded expectations. The dishes were truly Ecuadorian...More

Thank Ninja13
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear costumer, We are overjoyed to know that your experience reached your expectations about our gastronomy, which is made with the utmost care following the ancient ecuadorian traditions.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked from the Hotel Hilton Colon to Achiote. The streets were well lit and plenty of people were out and about. The door was opened to us by the friendly and welcoming staff and it was warm and comfortable inside with a guitarist /...More

Thank Joshua A
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear costumer, We are undoubtedly thankful with you for sharing your experience with us. We want to make every customer feel warmly received and feel at home. Our menu contains a wide variety of dishes by virtue of a culture full of traditions and flavors...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here due to rave reviews from Tripadvisor. We stayed at the JW Marriott and it was .3 mile away. It was great to see that the owner did not remove the large tree on the property but instead built around it. My margarita...More

Thank minnesotans4
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear costumer, We are pleased to know your experience was overjoyed. We really appreciate the magnolia three as well, it is a considerable part of our identity as a traditional restaurant. We are grateful to have been a part of your experience in Ecuador and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the Guayasamin Museum, four of us took a $5 cab ride to this restaurant, which I'd learned about on Trip Advisor. We had a lovely seat next to the windows & enjoyed a fabulous lunch with great service. It was fairly quiet for...More

Thank Jennifer E
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear costumer, We are overjoyed to know that the service provided when you visited us was of your approval and you were able to enjoy a traditional Ecuadorian meal. On the other hand, the added service is a tax which is divided for all the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juan Rodriguez 282 y Reina Victoria | La Mariscal entre Plaza Foch y Plaza Gabriela Mistral, Quito 593, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-250-1743
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Description
Coming to Ecuador, visiting the jungle, the Galapagos Islands and the great Andes region is an adventure. But this adventure is complemented with the best ecuadorian food offered by us, and our great Ceviche Ecuatoriano, our traditional soups, grilled meat and seafood, and a great selection of wines and drinks. Our modern cozy ambiance will generate an additional great experience in your visit. Call us now!
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