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La Garrapata

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Av. Charles Darwin y Tomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
+593 5-252-6264
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Gouda, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have sat her for a few drinks a few nights. It's one of the few bars with special beer. The bartender explained a lot of the origination of the beer. The second night we were already recognized.

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Horley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here on our first night on Santa Cruz at the recommendation of tripadvisor. We helped ourselves to a table on the edge looking out into the street. The atmosphere was good as the restaurant was quite busy. The waiter we had was excellent, he spoke a little English but allowed to me practice the... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At lunch time a lot of places are closed, so it's nice to find an open pkace that offers a few options and at reasonable prices

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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I had lunch yesterday. Good selection of dining options and beer. Food was excellently, the service very good and nice environment. Will definitely return.

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London, United Kingdom
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321 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Their soups are really not very nice, but they cook fish and meat well. Attentive and reasonably fast service.

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Airdrie, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Tryed the tuna, seared. It was amazing!! Awesome food, great service, good vibes. A must eat while at the Galapagos!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We visited on our last evening in the Galápagos, after having had such a high standard of food in Isabela, we were left feeling disappointed- especially given the hype of this restaurant. The starter was average - do not order garlic bread. The mixed seafood barbecue was tasty, however, the steak was completely tasteless. Despite the waiter enquiringly if everything... More 

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Thank Lauren H
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We ate here twice during our visit. The tuna was delicious and very good service. Recommended. Good location.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The ceviche and the mojitos are delicious, free wifi and super friendly staff. The restaurant is a bit pricier but we didn't mind it at all for great food.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

this was a very nice restaurant on the main drag in Puerto Ayora. We went for lunch. Nice menu, local seafood, local fare. All very good.

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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
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 50
Cuisine
Seafood, Ecuadorean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Charles Darwin y Tomas de Berlanga, Puerto Ayora 200350, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Santa Cruz  >  Puerto Ayora
  • Phone Number: +593 5-252-6264
Description
"La Garrapata" offer his clients exquisite dishes elaborated with the best fish, seafood, vegetables and meets, bought from producers in Galapagos. This restaurant employs in its majority only local worker, properly trained for producing dishes under the high standards of hygiene and quality. Furthermore it is a leader in application of environmental best practices, which help the sustainability and conservation of the Galapagos Islands.
The Restaurant "La Garrapata" pleases to attend you and we hope that our service will be of your complete satisfaction.

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