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Lua

#47 of 1,112 Restaurants in Quito
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Pontevedra N24-422 y Francisco Salazar | La Floresta, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-511-2570
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Peruvian food with an international touch. This Peruvian food is as good as it gets and I live in Lima. Try the lomo saltado over risotto amongst others. A fantastic restaurant in a very friendly environment. Great service.

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Thank Nick T
Ecuador
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The waiters were extremely helpful and attentive. The order was received promptly. The ceviche asado was prepared to perfection. The chocolate dessert was extremely generous and delicious. One feels very welcome.

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Thank Jessica E
Quito, Ecuador
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71 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

It is not just Peruvian, they have incredible pasta dishes (oxtail ravioli) and a warm version of ceviche which we loved. The jalea and Mero tacu tacu are also to die for! If you visit Quito, you must enjoy a meal here.

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Thank LilyRoseUIO
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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This has some very good reviews so I had to try. Just about everything was OK. The ambiance was OK, the food was OK, menu selection could have been better, the service was not good. Shame as I had high expectations for this place.

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Thank Woodlands21
Saint Louis, Missouri
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81 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Lua was recommended by our hotel and it did not disappoint. Less touristy that other spaces. Oustanding food and great service.

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Thank S11L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

Some friends living in Quito recommended we visit Andrew Lau's restaurant. Here we enjoyed some Peruvian fusion. I had the Soy Glazed Tuna Steak which was flavoured with Ginger and Pisco.

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Thank Danthepower
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81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

I visited this place to celebrate a special ocation. Here's my review about it Pros - Food...everything is great. Period. - Location: La Floresta is the best place to eat in Quito - Environment...perfect for a dinner with your wife or a work meeting Cons - Very pricey...high international standards I would love to eat in this place on a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

The food and service are good, they have a good selection of wines, the prices I found expensive comparing other restaurants in Quito of the same category.

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Thank Alexandra V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

Warning. All nice sit down restaurants In Ecuador are as expensive as many restaurants in the US . This was a shock to me as I thought I would be getting a deal. This rataurant is very good but it was hard to get over , having 2 appetizers for the table, a few drinks and 2 inexpensive bottles of... More 

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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

Incomparable experiencia gastronómica, excelente ambiente, exquisita comida e inigualable servicio. If you are looking for the best fine dining experience in Ecuador, definitively this is the place worth visiting!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pontevedra N24-422 y Francisco Salazar | La Floresta, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-511-2570

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?