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Puerto Lago

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La Laguna de San Pablo | Lago San Pablo y Panamericana Norte, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
+593 6-263-5400
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Ibarra, Ecuador
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On my last vacations. My family and I went to Puerto Lago Country Inn It is a fully decorated place, located in the province of Imbabura. It is an amazing place to spend your holidays. From there you can discover and enjoy all the attractions that Imbabura has to offer you. Puerto Lago is recognized for its quality and the... More 

Thank Kathy P
Montreal, Quebec
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ask for a table near the window bay overlooking the lake. Nice setting of the restaurant. Nice food, Ask for a Padrino as a cocktail (whisky and amaretto on ice).

Thank 3opinionnow
Avon, CT
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170 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at Puerto Lago at 6:15 pm for dinner and were told that we would have to wait 1/2 hour for a table as it had been a busy day. There was comfortable seating by the bar, so we decided to wait. On offer was a small craft beer selection so I decided to give one of the beers... More 

Thank Craig B
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely place for families and couples to have a break of the city and to go out to this place to spend a day having lunch enclosing on the edge of the lagoon, very nice and relaxing, also you can spend a night or more over there in a very nice cabins beside the lagoon (lake)

Thank Labib K
Windsor, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

The restaurant is set amidst a resort on the shores of San Pablo Lake just across from Imbabura Volcano. The view is spectacular even when it is raining. The service was excellent and so was the food. The price was high by Ecuadorian standards but quite inexpensive by North American standards. Chateaubriand for less than 20 bucks??! If you have... More 

1 Thank Richard G
Quito, Ecuador
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The best food with amazing service. We try the dish "tipico otavaleno" and it was a great experience! The lodge has amazing rustic cabins with amazing view to the lake. Best option around Otavalo en San Pablo Lake

1 Thank emilianopita
Gainesville, Florida
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This was a little too much for my tastes and although I wouldn't return due to the price, it has a wonderful lakefront view.

Thank taddimo
Cotacachi, Ecuador
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Absolutely lovely restaurant with a gorgeous lake view. The menu is pricey but creative and delicious.

Thank VinesB
Huntington Beach, California
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64 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

One of the best restaurants we found in Ecuador trip.The service was impeccable and fast and the food was great.

1 Thank hassan s
Fort Lauderdale
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65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

It is a good place to spend good time on a long meal. The menu is diverse enough, including both international options and also local Ecuadorian choices You will definitively enjoy a peaceful environment and a great view

1 Thank Jorge B

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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
Latin, Seafood, Ecuadorean, Spanish, South American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Laguna de San Pablo | Lago San Pablo y Panamericana Norte, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Otavalo
  • Phone Number: +593 6-263-5400

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