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Zazu

#6 of 1,115 Restaurants in Quito
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Mariano Aguilera 331 & La Pradera, Quito 00000, Ecuador
+593 2-254-3559
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12:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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Edmonton, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My son and I were in Quito on our way to the Galapagos in November. We read about this restaurant, a supremely gifted chef and excellent creative food. We thought, why not? Unbelievable. One of us had the five course tasting menu and the other had the seven course tasting menu- I can't remember which, as we shared almost every... More 

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Thank hu-go-young
Quito, Ecuador
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The seafood risotto was incredible, and the lamb chops were cooked to perfection. The staff were attentive to our every need, and we had a lovely evening.

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Thank lcnewport
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First class Word every penny Empanadas de cui Helado de Paila made tableside Get ready for an amazing experience Try the 5 course degustation menu And the Corvina was out of this world

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Santiago, Chile
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a our last meal after two weeks in Ecuador at Zazu. The service was attentive and very helpful but the thing that really stood out was the food. The dishes were well presented and absolutely delicious. It's not cheap but well worth a visit.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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201 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For our first night in Quito (Valentine's Day) we decided to try Zazu. The al a carte menu was very interesting offering a variety of dishes (as well as prix fixe menus). The staff was extraordinarily knowledgeable and very enthusiastic about the food preparations. The focus is on local ingredients and dishes but with a fine chef's interest in "stepping... More 

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NewYork
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife an I ate dinner at Zazu while we were in Quito. We chose this restaurant because of its reviews on Trip Advisor and also because the hotel we were staying at recommended it, What a winner! This is an outstanding Peruvian restaurant with an international theme. The restaurant is upscale without being outrageously pricey. It has a lovely,... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to Zazu on our trip to Quito. Their website was down when we tried to make a reservation for dinner so we went in person to check out the place and put in our name for a few days later. We were so happy we did! The waitstaff was extremely professional and helpful with making... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 5 adults celecrating a birthday. The drinks were good, entrees and apetizers sublime, dessert was interesting but not as mind blowing as everything else.

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Austin, Texas
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is everything you'd expect in a top quality restaurant. The building and interior decor are lovely. Service is attentive and unobtrusive. The prices seemed quite reasonable. For example, the full tasting menu is $70, and the 5-course tasting menu is $50. We ordered ala carte as we didn't all want the sea-food heavy appetizers. There, the menu is quite... More 

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Thank Carl K
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I dined here for our first next get in Quito and what a delightful experience it was. From the understated and elegant decor, to the attentive service of exceptional staff- we have absolutely zero complaints! An abundance of complimentary breads, the ceviche was the highlight with its smooth creamy and tangy dressing, along with the Galapagos fish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Seafood, South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mariano Aguilera 331 & La Pradera, Quito 00000, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-254-3559

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?