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La Fogata

$$ - $$$
Pizza, South American, Ecuadorean
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Avinas, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited Isla Isabela for a total of 4 nights. We tried a good number of restaurants but this was our favorite by far... not going to lie we ate here 3 times. The owner is attentive, friendly, and cleaner than any restaurant in Isabela. The restaurant may not look exciting from the outside but it is... More 

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Thank Sarah R
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Best Waiter in the island, he always had a good vide and his attention was the best and his English is almost perfect

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Thank Charlie E
Orlando, Florida, USA
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207 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The food is mediocre, but the people are better. We stopped in because Javi was so kind to us when we were out and about. I would suggest going in if you are looking for a friendly face, but not for the meal alone.

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Thank AdamChong10
San Jose, California
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320 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Located near the entrance to the church, along the side street Calle las Fragas. The octopus was quite good and one person at our table ordered pizza and it looked great. The hamburger and tuna sandwich was not that good and the fried shrimp was over-fried in old oil – bad enough that my daughter couldn’t eat it. The evening... More 

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Thank tinaNtravel
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

We were a group of 13. Good food with choices to take care of everyone, very nice people. Good location in center of little town.

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Thank jfcchc
Barnegat Light, New Jersey
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

open air atmosphere next to a charming church. our group had a large table and a good, simple lunch.

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Thank Deborah S
Montreal, Canada
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186 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

We were there for lunch and had hamburgers, since they did not have pizza at lunch. The burgers were huge and tasty. We had their pizza for dinner at their other restaurant (El Velero) on the square. You can see a man leave La Fogata and deliver pizza to El Velero around the corner on his bicycle every evening. Daniel... More 

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Thank SylvanoT
Columbia, Missouri
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739 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Like a lot of places in the islands, La Fogota features a lunch special … for $8 you get a large bowl of soup (cream-based the day we visited … served with fresh popcorn), choice of grilled chicken or fish, juice, and dessert (jello). Pleasant, open facility lets you catch an available cooling breeze.

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Thank LMOverby
Bristol, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Chose this for my first night in Isabela as the wi-fi wasn't working in the hotel and the menu looked reasonable. Good service and a great pizza however a 'charge' is automatically added to the food price making it more expensive than the menu states. Looked like a good place for families though.

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Thank Sarah D
Hood River, Oregon
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

Pizza was decent. Beer was cold. Service was ok. And los banos had TP, a sink and soap (rare to find all 3 in Puerto Villamil!)

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Pizza, South American, Ecuadorean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avinas, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Isabela  >  Puerto Villamil

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