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Serendipity

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Leather Street, Cotacachi, Ecuador
+593 6-291-4521
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Arlington, Virginia
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was ok. I wasn't impressed as I was disappointed with my meal in particular; I ordered the spicy, blackened fish. It was neither spicy nor blackened. Either they messed up the order or don't know what that means exactly. My wife loved her shrimp tacos. Their fresh orange juice was amazing.

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Thank John V
Quito, Ecuador
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I found this place lovely and the variety of dishes were great! Did not expect to find a place like this in Cotacachi. The music could be better.

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Thank HecOc
Otavalo, Ecuador
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great food great people. If you want to eat healthy but still delicious food this is the place to eat

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Thank Chrisnchica1982
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43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered a bit of everything among 13 people and all of us were amazed. We enjoyed this healthy food with plenty of veggies. We recommmend anything with quinoa. The staff is also very kind and helpful. This is a great spot if you want to eat something different to the typical local food.

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Thank Jaime R
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Its a place where you find a different variety of dishes, like tacos, steak, pond fish and some vegetarian dishes. Very nice place. Spanish and english 👌🏻

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Thank Andres L
Cotacachi, Ecuador
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Solid Rock is owned by Santiago and his wife Veronica. They serve comfort food, Ecuadorian food, and ice cream along with empanadas, juice, and the occasional open face Turkey sandwich. The quality and service are great. This is a wonderful place to connect with other expats and the food is always good. Check out their breakfast items available all day.... More 

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Thank Cindi J
Quito
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent place, family mood...Must try the black bean dip with nachos!... I'll definitely come back!

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Thank adrian016
Houston TX Area
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

This restaurant caters to American food and they excel at it! Their morning Veggie Scramble is a huge serving of eggs with tons of veggies added. We love it! For afternoon or evening meals they have plenty to pick from. The Chicken Pot Pie takes longer to get as they make it and bake it for you....with a wonderful lite... More 

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Thank TheWoodlandsMom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The food was great. Kids had chocolate chip pancakes for a taste of home. I enjoyed the curry chicken with rice. Excellent service. Very friendly. Served popcorn while we waited. Would be 5 stars but in my opinion, was priced slightly higher than what I expected, likely since it caters to us expats/gringos. You can draw your own conclusion about... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Serendipity bills itself as an American style restaurant, but it is so much more. From nachos and tacos to lasagna and fettucine to tempura, it really is an international café. Of course they do have U.S. favorites, like meatloaf, barbecue, and hamburgers, too. And great soups and sandwiches. Several vegetarian options are available. You can finish off your meal with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leather Street, Cotacachi, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Cotacachi
  • Phone Number: +593 6-291-4521

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