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Casa Gangotena

Bolivar Oe 6-41 | Cuenca, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-400-8000
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
“tasting menu” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Bolivar Oe 6-41 | Cuenca, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We enjoyed this place so much, we ate here twice. It is in a beautiful, old, upmarket hotel in the centre of the Old Town. The ambience is superb and the staff are welcoming, efficient and knowledgeable about the food. We enjoyed some excellent ceviches,...More

2  Thank DavidNichols
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear DavidNichols Thank you very much for you feedback about your experience at our restaurant. All the best

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Really a nice setting, the food was amazing, the service excellent, a bit pricey, but worth every penny I say The one comment I would say, it’s AC is set to freezing level, making the food instantly cold on arrival

1  Thank Zzz B
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Zzz B Im glad you had enjoyed your experience at our restaurant. We take in to acount your observation about the AC. All the best

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in Jan 2018. The hotel has beautiful architecture and lots of character. The room was very comfortable and the bathroom was large for the size of our room. Great views out of our room windows. The food and service in...More

1  Thank Ruth G
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Ruth G Thank yo very much for your kind review, We truly hope you can visit us again in the future All the best

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We had brunch here today. The brunch offering is only on Sunday, but available over a wide time span (10am to 4 pm, if I recall correctly). It is wise to make a reservation. The hotel overlooks San Francisco Plaza, but entrance is from the...More

1  Thank David L
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear David L I truly hope you have the opportunuty of visiting us again, we offer now a interesting range of sangrias with our brunch. All the best

Reviewed 25 January 2018

What a pleasent dinner spot ! Such smart setting you expect from top notch latino restaurant.Food is great and menu is translated in several languages.Food is perfect,really melts in your mouth.Service is right there on top level also.

1  Thank Sarah U
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Sarah U Thank you very much for your feedback,, hope you can visit us again. all the best

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Top notch restaurant in a fantastic five star hotel that offers a fabulous champagne brunch on a weekday. Eggs made to order (many selections from a menu) Freshly pressed juices offered in several combinations, and many other delectable treats such as sausages, yucca bread, yummy...More

Thank bas0921
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear bas09221 Thank you very much for you review about the Brunch. Just to let you know Brunch is actually USD 35.00 but Im glad you have enjoyed our dulce de leche. All the best

Reviewed 14 January 2018

I had dinner twice here. Coming from San Francisco, it's always great to find an alternate cuisine that's well executed, tasty, and fresh. Paired with gracious service, it is a rewarding experience. Hats off to the barmen, who accommodated us at the bar for dinner...More

Thank Richard B
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Richard B Thank you very much for your observation about peak time, rest asure that has been took in to acount. All the best

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

On our way to Galapagos we had the fantastic opportunity to stay in this wonderful jewel in Quito and had a wonderful dinner with our family. Highly recommended and deserves all the good reviews!!

Thank Carlos P
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Carlos P Thank you very much for your feadback, hope you had a great time at the enchanted islands All the best

Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went here for my birthday dinner while on honeymoon. I had mentioned that it was for a celebration when I booked, but was very pleasantly surprised to receive 2 complementary glasses of fizz on arrival. We had the tasting menu with the wines -...More

Thank jwelsh2018
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear jwelsh2018 Thank you very much for you review, hope you had a great birthday celebration at our restaurant. all the best

Reviewed 29 December 2017

My wife and I ate dinner here while visiting colonial Quito. It was a very good meal in an elegant ambiance. The food is based on traditional Ecuadorian fare but with a modern twist. We ate slow-baked pork roast and rack of lamb with a...More

Thank Philip T
Juan David E, Gerente at Casa Gangotena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Philip T Thank you very much for your warm review about your experies with us, All the best

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 120
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolivar Oe 6-41 | Cuenca, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-400-8000
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Description
The menu at Casa Gangotena’s restaurant celebrates Ecuadorian cuisine Along our gastronomic road the restaurant has matured it’s culinary proposal; arriving to what we currently offer in our restaurant’s menu. We firmly believe in our cuisine’s inheritance and roots; and in the techniques and knowledge that we have acquired during our evolution We are so proud to offer flavors from the Highlands all the way to the Coast, focusing all our efforts into seasonings, infusions and spice mixes all made in our house. We present traditional Ecuadorian cuisine and we present it, in a refined and elegant way. We dress our dining room with white tablecloths to enhance our culture, we make sure every single detail is taken care of so your dining experience is memorable.. Our main goal is to please the palate of our guests. We invite you to experience life and share with passion the experience of ecuadorian hospitality at Casa Gangotena. We express it with flavors, aromas and textures. "
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