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Achiote Ecuador Cuisine

) #15 of 1,266 Restaurants in Quito $$ - $$$ Latin, South American,
Juan Rodriguez 282 y Reina Victoria | La Mariscal entre Plaza Foch y Plaza Gabriela Mistral, Quito 593, Ecuador
+593 2-250-1743
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Latin, South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Juan Rodriguez 282 y Reina Victoria | La Mariscal entre Plaza Foch y Plaza Gabriela Mistral, Quito 593, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was excellent. The main dish took a bit long to come but the service was really nice. I would have tried everything, and I will probably return.

Thank Mariano S
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear costumer, Thank you very much for your feed-back, we are going to take into account your appreciation about timing. We hope to have you back soon to share more traditional plates with you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful experiece. Delicious food, un-matched service, best ambiance and entertainment.

Thank Bongocuba
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, We are thankful for you feed-back, Arnaldo and all the members of Achiote team will be proud to have you back in your next trip in Equator!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

. There is no doubt that Achiote has developed a successful formula. Good quality food, friendly service and reasonable prices. Like all good Bistro’s it uses fresh local ingredients, and caters to the local demand. For us that meant a chance to try Ecuadorean food...More

Thank Bearded_Beast
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, Thank you very much for your outstanding review about our restaurant. We know how essential is to taste and get to know the traditional plates of the country your visiting, so we found important to let this kind of costumers know us by...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before going to Achiote, 3 people recommended it! We had a group of 10 which they easily accommodated and serviced. They also easily accepted the coupons we brought which helped keep the bill down. And the prices were very decent. Everyone enjoyed what they ordered....More

Thank Cynthia O
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, We are absolutely glad you had a great time in Achiote Ecuador Cuisine. Your wonderful comment let us know that we are reaching our objective which is to make your experience in Quito extraordinary and make you fell harmonious to enjoy properly your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful restaurant. The food and drinks were outstanding. Great customer service and it was in a nice neighborhood on a nice street. Highly recommend.

Thank HeyKell
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, Thank you for you appreciation about our restaurant, we are grateful to know you had a delightful time at your dinner. We hope to have you back in your next trip to Quito!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we did not walk away with quite the rave reviews about the food that others had, it was very good and the environment is quite lovely. The potato soup, an Ecuadorian standard, was yummy and all of our entrees were delicious. There was a...More

Thank Gail L
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, We are absolutely glad to know your dinner in Achiote restaurant was pleasant. We work every day to improve our service and to make your experience in Quito unforgettable. Thank you very much for your feedback, we hope to see you again if...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went searching for local Ecuadorian food with a nice upbeat ambiance and found Achiote. A local musician was playing beautiful guitar and singing at the perfect sound level. Even though the place was packed, they made space for us without having a reservation. We...More

Thank Kevin C
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, We are thankful for your feedback that let us know we are working well to reach our goal which is to make your experience in Quito remarkable. We are excited to know you are wishing to come back soon, we will be waiting...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is outstanding, and clearly other people know it too. Small tour groups came to eat there, too. On recommendation I had the potato soup with avocado, and it was very good.

1  Thank ijoseph
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, We are charmed you had enjoyed the ‘locro de papas’. Our plates are made following ancient traditions with the freshest ingredients to be served at the table, your feedback make us really proud.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time I'm in Quito I make it a point to go to Achiote Restaurant. I've never been disappointed. They always offer a small interesting complimentary hors d'oeuvre, which seems to be different each time I've been there, and has never disappointed. A new vegetarian...More

Thank EcuaAmericana
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, Thank you very much for your wonderful comment. We are extremely overjoyed to have accomplished one more time you expectations here in Achiote. We don’t forget about our customers and when you return we want to offer always something different for you to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this restaurant on our last day in Quito and were so glad we did! Our waiter Mario was wonderful and helped make this a great experience. We had an appetizer, main dish and desserts and all were delicious. When we asked for...More

Thank jlcoufal
Achiote Ecuador C, Propietario at Achiote Ecuador Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumer, We are proud to have been your last dinner in equator, thank you very much for choosing us! Our objective is to provide you the best service as possible for it to be an unforgettable experience for you. Waiters are always cheerful to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juan Rodriguez 282 y Reina Victoria | La Mariscal entre Plaza Foch y Plaza Gabriela Mistral, Quito 593, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-250-1743
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Description
Coming to Ecuador, visiting the jungle, the Galapagos Islands and the great Andes region is an adventure. But this adventure is complemented with the best ecuadorian food offered by us, and our great Ceviche Ecuatoriano, our traditional soups, grilled meat and seafood, and a great selection of wines and drinks. Our modern cozy ambiance will generate an additional great experience in your visit. Call us now!
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