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Mucki's

#110 of 1,191 Restaurants in Quito
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Barrio San Jose S/N | El Tingo, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-286-1789
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ontario
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2014

This restaurant is hard to find if not for our guide (Edu from Ecu). The food is fabulous & well worth the half hour wait at the bar (reservations recommended). Edu had pig's knuckle which I tried and it tasted delicious !! Charlene had steak cooked on a stone & it was to die for. I had 4 huge langostinos... More 

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118 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2014

this Restaurant is known as excellent for many years now ... outstanding salmon with horseradish sauce ... great service .. very nice owner and one of the most complete wine selections in Ecuador ...uniquely decorated....

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1 Thank Matthias T
Quito
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85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Muckis used to be a really hip place back at 2000 or so. If you wanted to see TV people that was the place to go back then. Nowadays it is still a really nice restaurant located 40 minutes away from the city at Ilalos volcano. Food is really good, prepared with organic vegs and first class ingredients. Anyway, it... More 

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San Rafael, Ecuador
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82 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I have been there once, living very near from the restaurant. It's pretty hard to find and there is absolutely no indication whatsoever to help you find it ! After month of looking after the 'famous' place, I finally found it walking around hazardously ... Place is nice, old house, uniquely decorated with souvenirs, photos, rare objects,etc... There is no... More 

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Thank gammablaster
Quito, Ecuador
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1 review
Reviewed 9 July 2013

I've been to this place a couple of times. The food is great, the service as well. It's a little crowded on weekends and the only downside is the price, which is high but the food is worth it. It felt nostalgic as I ate for the first time in many years German cuisine. What they didn't have was non-spicy... More 

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Thank Henry Y
Quito, Ecuador
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

They always can offer you a special wine. The food and quality is superb, service very helpful and always friendly. I cannot say anything wrong about this restaurant. Try the Langostinos al Jerez. ...the best. The place itself is a little hard to find.

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Thank FloraMundiMarcus
Quito, Ecuador
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2013

I have eaten there for more than a decade and I have never been dissapointed! Allthough they are pricey they serve such good quality food that I would recommend anyone to have a fine meal there. Mucki should be proud of her children as they do a great job to fill up her shoes. If you are deterred by the... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Heard about Mucki's for years, and finally had the chance to go. Definitely lived up to my expectations. Tried many main courses, all of them excellent. Side dishes are wonderful too. Owners and staff are very friendly, and the decor is fun and comfortable. Tucked off the beaten path, you wouldn't even know it was there. But obviously word gets... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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133 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Excellent food very crowded on weekends .the best meat over a stone. A family restaurant run by a German descendants family. I like it very much

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Thank MARIAMECHE
Auckland, New Zealand
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2012

The location of the restaurant was terrible, especially at night. The food was great and service too. The rustic decoration of the place was good.

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Thank Bryan G

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
European, German
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrio San Jose S/N | El Tingo, Quito, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-286-1789

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