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Zinc Gastro Bar

#30 of 1,175 Restaurants in Quito
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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Paul Rivet N30-135 y Whymper, Quito 000001, Ecuador
+593 2-256-2846
12:00 - 02:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went there recommended by a local friend and he was right, the food is delicious. Try the ceviche and the tacos of ropa vieja (Starters), and drink at least one of the "tonics" they serve, we had the Z(inc) tonic. This is the kind of place where you can dine and stay for some drinks after,... More 

Thank Iskander I
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Zinc is the best option in Quito!!! Brunch is a great deal on Sundays for families. The best drinks in town. Great setup. International place 10/10.

Thank Josearo555566
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner tonight with my wife and a couple of friends. At the beginning two waiters told us about a 50% promotion discount on a special menu on the table. When the bill came, the discount wasn't applied, the manager came and didn't offer anything apart "I'm sorry"... Will never go back neither there neither at Zao or Zazu... More 

Thank Etienne D
Quito, Ecuador
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95 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance and delicious food. Sirloin mini burgers are great. Decoration is beautiful and service is very good. Recommended.

Thank VickyQE
Dublin, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Across the street from Zao - came over for drinks to extend the evening. Some good night views of the city and mountains from the windows and very good drink menu.

Thank studib
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92 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The place is in a nice location, great environment, good food, and prices are high (relative to Quito's average) but not insane. Pros - Ideal for big groups - Food quality - Environment - Order their lunch menu Cons - Portions could be small Overall. Great place to have a nice lunch

Thank Enrique_Reyes
Miami, Florida
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1 review
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Found this place on Instagram and at first the photos definitely ty caught my eye . I wanted to try their cocktails. When we arrived we were greeted in a very friendly manner and seated where we choose. The drink were amazing I want to try every gin drink there. They are served in big goblets and with fresh fruits... More 

Thank Maritza S
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my time with friends at this charming, elegant and very friendly place. People were nice, the food was excellent and the atmosphere fantastic. I met two friends there and we all had a fabulous time!

Thank Fabricio V
Quito, Ecuador
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

It's a very cozy place to go with friends to eat and have a few drinks. Prices are affordable. Love de burger sliders

Thank Caro A
London, England, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Been here late just for drinks and the ambient is nice if you are looking for a chill and fancy place with ok music.

Thank Hussam B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 18
American, Bar
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paul Rivet N30-135 y Whymper, Quito 000001, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-256-2846

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