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El Tigrillo

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Main Street | Down the Plaza, Where the Buses Stop, Mindo, Ecuador
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Willcox, Arizona
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Inge and I ate a "familiar" a family-sized vegetarian pizza and it was fantastic. The pizza are thin crusted and loaded with good toppings. Usually I come with a big group and we consume every kind of pizza they have and they are all excellent, especially with a big bottle of Pilsener.

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Thank dbecker54
Dublin, Ireland
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128 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The stone baked pizzas here are so tasty. They use a really thin base which is lovely and not too filling. We had chips and garlic bread as sides, neither of which were great. I'd stick to the pizza here, it's definitely their speciality. We paid $16.95 for a regular pepperoni pizza, a portion of chips and a portion of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

First glass of wine in Ecuador! And great pizza, really great lively atmosphere- best restaurant in town.

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Thank Rachel T
Jama, Ecuador
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

El Tigrillo is always a favorite spot with a varied menu, from wood-oven-baked pizzas to specialty sandwiches and even the 'lunch almuerzo' - many times availabe way beyond the standard times for 'amuerzo.' What makes this restaurant extra special is how happy and positive everyone seems to be... They seem to always have time to smile, even when they're extra... More 

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1 Thank Lisa B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Don't miss the chance to have pizza in Mindo. Friendly staff, easy to find location, affordable prices.

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1 Thank Catherine W
Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Well priced beer, very quick service and great pizza at very reasonable prices. Rest of menu also looked good with lots of standard Ecuadorian fare also.

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1 Thank Steellc
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We ate here twice. Great fast service both times. Yummy vegetarian pizza at a reasonable price. Good option in Mindo. They do takeaway if there are no tables available.

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Thank DanielleB1518
Naples, Florida
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

One of the best pizza's in Ecuador. Cold Beer, good service. Clean and a brick wood burning oven to bake it in.

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Thank 170Deirdre
Quito, Ecuador
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We came to eat here in our stay in Mindo, Ecuador and it was really good. The staff was friendly and open to us. The pizza was amazing so we ended up going there again the next day.

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Thank EJOTrip
Province of Malaga, Spain
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Pizzas baked in a stone oven. Good atmosphere as many tourist visit this restaurant. We ate in there both days we stayed at Mindo.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Down the Plaza, Where the Buses Stop, Mindo, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Mindo

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