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La Esquina Calle Larga

Calle Larga | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-284-5344
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (25 reviews)
“potatoes” (16 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Latin, International, Argentinian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Larga | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The meals are well prepared and the service is wonderful. I would recommend La Esquina for lovely dining experience. We ate there three times and will go back again.

Thank geoff_qm
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

La Esquina is one of my favorite places to eat in Cueca. The "discos" are the best items on the menu. One of my favorite is the mustard chicken. The service is friendly and courteous. The ambience is very nice. Small but quaint. Come hungry...More

Thank MaryAnn H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This place is awesome, is a small corner restaurant in Calle Larga, I went with my wife and from the moment we stepped in it was great, the waiters were really nice, but the food was just incredible, I had the roquefort steak and the...More

2  Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food and dish presentation. The portions are big enough to share and the desserts are amazing.

1  Thank Guguitalinda
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We went for dinner to La Esquina during carneval bank holidays in Cuenca. Very kind service, good recommendations. We eat one of there seafood Cazuelas for two - portion would have fed 4, I guess. Delicious, but far too much for two persons. Please reduce...More

Thank sibylle k
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Even though we had to wait 45 minutes until a table was free. The experience was worthy. The orders were served promptly and were very good presented. The flavor was delicious. We kept talking about how good it was. The desserts wonderful. The chocolate mousse...More

Thank Mayra R
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Meals here were exquisite. Took many visitors, they all had the same positive experience.service was fast, easy to find. Deserts were out of this world. I definitely will return. Cozy attmosphere.

Thank 63lorraine2015
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I was there for a meal alone and I order medallions of meat a platter that they offer and requested more ají (chile sauce) but the answer was that it was finish and they only make it in big portions and they can't make only...More

Thank Julio L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were first here two years ago upon visiting Cuenca for the first time. It seems like many restaurants are not able to maintain the high standards we encountered on our first visit but La Esquina has done so. We will return again!

Thank GaryDawsonDesigns
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed in my meal, I had the Neapolitan Chicken. It was edible, just not great, and I found this restaurant fairly highly priced in comparison to others.

Thank Nicky M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga | Hermano Miguel, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-284-5344
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Tipical Argentinan restaurant. Iron disc cooking style.

Iron disc?
An iron disk is a skillet pan, made for an artisan blacksmith, they give a special touch and distinguished flavour to our dishes. we cooked in them and you can served at the table, like a sharing plate.

You already know what an iron disc is, now you are ready to choose which one you want to share with your family, friends or partner or by yourself.

We offer a variety of them: chicken, beef, seafood, shrimp, risottos, pastas, fish, vegetarian, ...
And multiples sauces: cabernet, mustard, nevada, Thai, ...

You can not leave us without to try our homemade desserts, made by own pastry chef.
So delicious that you will struggle to choose one of them !!

We have a variety of wines. you will be suprise with our wine list. Wines for all tastes and palates and always get the best advice about wines to get with your food.
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