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Casa Gangotena

Bolivar Oe 6-41 | Cuenca, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-400-8000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spring rolls” (6 reviews)
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South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Bolivar Oe 6-41 | Cuenca, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Right across the street from the Casa Del Albada museum, this is a very nice, high class place. Set in a beautiful garden and eminating peace and quiet (while everything outside in lively and noisy) this is an ideal place for Sunday brunch after mass...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is truly a beautiful “old hotel “ with all the modern conveniences and a near perfect staff always ready to please. The restaurant is fantastic, high tea every day even better. If you visit Quito and don’t stop here you have truly missed a...More

Thank rassociate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not stay here but had a meal here and it was wonderful.The meal was very good food, lots of choice and impeccable service, and all in a very nice setting as well overlooking one of the main squares of the old town.

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As usual , I took the fix prix menu with pairing! The wine selection was amazing and the food was out of Ecuador, really tasty, well plated, attention to detail could be seen. Flavor, color and service was in harmony. This is a must if...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We stopped in for a late lunch while exploring Quito based on tripadvisor reviews. I'm a foodie and find most places just 'fine', so when I say that this a must - it's a must! The food here is amazing. Everything we had from the...More

Thank Renata N
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The dining here for dinner is very upscale and good food. We liked all of our food and the service was great. The bar was nice too and it has very good custom craft cocktails

Thank renee94903
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The restaurant Casa Gangotena is just as good as the hotel in which it is located. There is nothing that I could complain about here as everything was excellent. From the wonderful food full of taste to the great wine list to the excellent service...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Good place to be with a family or couple slightly expensive but food is OK nice furniture good for fancy people

Thank Dina L
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We stayed at Casa Gangotena and had breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner at the hotel. The food and drinks are delicious and the service is attentive. The dining room atmosphere is very lovely, warm and inviting. Breakfast is a generous buffet with the kitchen offering...More

Thank greattripsrw
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place and good food. The servers are kind of slow but it's good attention and nice people. Fancy place!

Thank Francisco B
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$20-$25 without wine !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$120
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolivar Oe 6-41 | Cuenca, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-400-8000
  • E-mail
The menu at Casa Gangotena’s restaurant celebrates Ecuadorian cuisine Along our gastronomic road the restaurant has matured it’s culinary proposal; arriving to what we currently offer in our restaurant’s menu. We firmly believe in our cuisine’s inheritance and roots; and in the techniques and knowledge that we have acquired during our evolution We are so proud to offer flavors from the Highlands all the way to the Coast, focusing all our efforts into seasonings, infusions and spice mixes all made in our house. We present traditional Ecuadorian cuisine and we present it, in a refined and elegant way. We dress our dining room with white tablecloths to enhance our culture, we make sure every single detail is taken care of so your dining experience is memorable.. Our main goal is to please the palate of our guests. We invite you to experience life and share with passion the experience of ecuadorian hospitality at Casa Gangotena. We express it with flavors, aromas and textures. "
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