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V.E. Estrada 707 | and Ficus, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
+593 4-460-2556
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“risotto” (14 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“tortino” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
V.E. Estrada 707 | and Ficus, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

For starter there is always a Bomba Bread fresh made with a mild salsa golf. All the variety of rissotto is delicious, my favorite is with truffle. They have a menu that covers the different regions of Italy, foodwise

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Beatriz H
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Our flight out of Guayaquil was cancelled and we were looking for a nice dinner venue before heading out on replacement flights... Thanks to a bit of research on TripAdvisor, we decided to head out to Riviera and I can safely say that all 7...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dive_Girl_BK
Angela B, Proprietario at Riviera, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018
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Gentilissimi, non sempre rispondo ai commenti, anche se ottimi, perché seguendo cucina, propaganda e altre cose non sempre si può...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

One of the best Italian restaurant in Guayaquil, nice place, great service and delicious food. Keep the tradition

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Albitakitty
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Having walked 🚶🏻♂️ exorbitantly, I can say that I met Guayaquil from "cape to tail", and today, I went on foot, from the Club to Urdesa (Urbanizacion de salado) all along Victor Emilio Estrada Avenue , what beauty ........ full of restaurants, shops, anyway, another...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank l0ba0c
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Food is still good, and service looks attentive but wasn't. Waiter did not ask what we wanted to drink and brought us mineral water immediately. One member of my party was not offered Parmesan cheese with her plate, because the waiter "assumed" she did not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cmacc40
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent always The Food, service and atmosphere keep very good We had house red wine very fine ! Food temperature was perfect Fresh Flavors!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank silvialite
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Riviera delivers a positive result of combining both apparently diverse cultures. They meet at the seafood dishes. Ecuador has a rich and diverse fresh seafood offering which Riviera tastefully uses.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank alvaropachecojr
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great tilapia dish! Such a nice, real food with a lovely family feel. One of the best restaurants in town.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Clausalem
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Riviera is one of the most traditional restaurants in Guayaquil. Very consistent food and service. Owners are Italian and you can notice it by the food, pasta is great and pizzza is even better.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Guillermo L
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We loved this restaurant! Is a good blend of cultures, Ecuadorian version of Italian food!!!! Is a most go in Urdesa.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MomisArenas
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29 September 2016|
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Response from angelabQ6550IQ | Property representative |
Può andar bene per matrimonio però per non più di 50 persone. E per un matrimonio all italiana. Cioè seduti a tavola. Ringrazio SI PUEDE ESTAR BIEN PERO PARA MACIMO 50 personas. En sala privada y a la italiana ósea... More
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29 September 2016|
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Response from Tom C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the late respond. I was travelling:) I think that is a good option. It is elegant, but not too. It is a nice atmosphere and there is good and special food with good service at a good price.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: V.E. Estrada 707 | and Ficus, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: +593 4-460-2556
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We offer the best gourmet Italian food accompanied by a calm and relaxing atmosphere. We have a wide menu with pasta, fresh pasta, risotti, seafood, meat and a varied selection of dishes for vegetarians.
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