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La Rocka

Avenida Charles Darwin 270 | Islas plazas, Puerto Ayora 593, Ecuador
+593 5-252-4289
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (4 reviews)
“quesadilla” (8 reviews)
“ceviche” (20 reviews)
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All hours
Seafood, Fusion, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Charles Darwin 270 | Islas plazas, Puerto Ayora 593, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 343 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was not that fabulous, but the food, service and décor of the restaurant made it somewhat worthwhile. We ordered a large meat platter with four different kinds of meat and two drinks. Since it is on the main drag, the prices were high...More

Thank Solstice63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great variety of mostly international dishes. We started with quesadillas followed by Peruvian Ceviche. The Pina Colada was divine, pecan pie simply to die for. A reliable and adventurous choice for dinner.

Thank PinUpBoy
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The food here was excellent. The presentation was first class. My only complaint is that the restaurant was extremely noisy. Good choice!

Thank Deewee32
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I did not eat there - there is a nice bar, and the drinks menu is placed on whisky bottles. Unsusual :-)

Thank Witold S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

During my long stay in Santa Cruz we went here a couple of times mainly for lunch after school. The food is alright, at least in comperison to the rest of the island. I do like their milkeshakes and lemonade. Their wraps and quisedillas are...More

Thank Aino C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great place for a burger. Excellent Wi-Fi and a nice location to watch the people walk down the avenue. Open all day which helps during the daily siesta from noon until 4:00 when most establishments are closed.

Thank vandrea92114
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Efficient service, good prices. Food was fresh and well prepared. Lots of places to choose from in town but this one is solid.

Thank deekay911
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Stopped here on our first night in PA. Food and drinks were very good, especially the pasta. Service was also very good.

Thank TimeTraveler0123_10
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The restaurant is spotless which is really nice. Service was friendly but not fantastic. Had a great cappucino! And thinking the burger was probably not the best thing I could had ordered, other dishes going by looked better. But overall, it wass a good burger...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Beers were not cold enough, waiting time for the food was extra long, I had the fish avocado burger (pretty cheap) but I found one hair in the fries and then 2 eyelashes in your sandwich.. disgusting. The tuna with chimichurri was extra dry too.

Thank Inès B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Charles Darwin 270 | Islas plazas, Puerto Ayora 593, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Santa Cruz  >  Puerto Ayora
  • Phone Number: +593 5-252-4289
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The Rock Seafood grill & bar, is inspired by the first Galápagos bar of the U.S. military base. Of the second war in 1941; Completely constructed with volcanic rocks and wood of the islands; Located on the main avenue of Puerto Ayora; It is specially designed to offer the public eager for different experiences; Its menu contains the most complete gastronomic options and the most sophisticated bar that has been installed on the shores of the Pacific Ocean; All this always enjoying a unique and incomparable tranquility that is only there where the infinite begins. Therefore, if you please the palate and comfort the soul is, you chose the perfect place. A corner in this natural paradise created for the most demanding and lovers of pleasure. Our specialties: Galapagos Lobster fettuccine in coconut sauce, cajun style shrimps, three pepper tuna fish, grilled Galapagos lobster, crème brulee, passionfruit margarita and excellent atmosphere and service.
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