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Restaurant Cafeteria Del Sol

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Malecon de Salinas | Junto a la Capitanía del Puerto, Salinas 5934, Ecuador
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

It was literally a pot of water with small amount of can vegetablesand precooked pieces of chicken. Wouldnt surprise me it was donein the microwave. A ramen soup would have been better. The price for two soups, no drinks $13.50. The complementary plaintains were stale.

Thank Tony C
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Overpriced, small portions, bad food. Ordered the shrimp ceviche (which was $13 when usually it's $6-$8) and it was 5 whole shrimp sitting in a sweet tomato sauce with sliced onions. They served popcorn and plantain chips with it, which were stale. Definitely not worth the price. The blocks down the street, the ceviche is twice as good and half... More 

Thank jpatriquin
High Point, North Carolina
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch here during our vacation. It was nice. There was a good variety and the staff were very nice. It is in a good location also. We will definitely go back.

Thank Luvnlifetogether
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

a little pricey but good food, great service + nice people. good menu with many different food choices.

Thank Joseph S
Stratford, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We had a lovely meal here on evening. The food was good and the service too. Would have been better if the TV was off, but others were enjoying a game.

Thank bigfootcanuck
Port Jefferson, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We stumbled upon this place one morning when I didn't feel like making breakfast. What a great find. Small and simple with a family-friendly atmosphere, this was a perfect place for our family. The bread and juices were delicious, the coffee was strong and hot and the waiter was very friendly. We'd definitely return. Gratuity was not included in our... More 

Thank Jaimee C
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

Very nice restaurant with better than average food. The prices are fair and it was one of goo to restaurant.

Thank morgason1
Witham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

We enjoyed the food but found it pricey as it is on the malecon. Had the corvina a la plancha, arroz mixto, chips, rice, 2 beers,a jug of juice - $47

Thank laviajera2015
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55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

Not just the octopus the burgers the fish the veggies the steak everything wonderful. Probably the only restaurant in salinas where you could literally at off the floor. I went to the ladies room and peeked in the kitchen wow so clean. Deserts a bit pricey but really really decadent.

Thank RJV2651
Salinas, Ecuador
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

The prices are for the view of the ocean and the outstanding service. The food each of us ate was awful. Friends tell me that the salads are far better than any of the cooked food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malecon de Salinas | Junto a la Capitanía del Puerto, Salinas 5934, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Santa Elena Province  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: 2772159

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