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Verde Esmeralda, La Chillangua

Zaldumbide N25-165 y Toledo, Quito N 25-165, Ecuador
+593 2-222-5313
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
10 Jun 2013
“Tasted Funny”
17 Jun 2012
“Very Good”
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Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
Zaldumbide N25-165 y Toledo, Quito N 25-165, Ecuador
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Reviewed 10 June 2013

The food was very poor, don´t trust the cleaniness of the kitchen, place was not nice. Servers were not good.

Thank VerCit3
Reviewed 17 June 2012

We came here recently for lunch and loved their empanadas. Some of our entrees were fresher than others, but everything was expertly prepared and served in large portions. The service was also a standout.

2  Thank jd10002
Reviewed 14 June 2012

Enjoyed our finest meal of a two week Ecuador trip at Esmeralda Verde. Due to a tight schedule, we booked at 3, leaving us only an hour until it closed, however wait staff was extremely professional and kind, and we didn't feel rushed. The mixed...More

Thank Brenlang_11
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Emeralds is a great place for lunch. Surprisingly it isn't open for dinner but it's great for lunch or early afternoon. It's great for outside eating w some tree shade and plenty of umbrellas. The service is great and so is the food. It is...More

Thank TravelerChicagoarea
Reviewed 27 February 2012

tipical sea food of the coastal region of Ecuador (Esmeraldas) - excellent food and oustanding and fast service. The desserts are incredibly tasty ...

2  Thank Matthias T
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We passed by Verde Esmeralda and were pleasantly surprised with our find. Very helpful with our selections and a very pleasant staff and owner.

1  Thank Jack M
Reviewed 7 February 2012

This restaurant is definitely a must-do on a visit to Quito. It has a warm atmosphere with friendly, helpful staff. The food is absolutely delicious. They offer a wide variety of food from the coastal area of Ecuador for any seafood lover, but also have...More

4  Thank Morgan S
Reviewed 6 February 2012

The food is good but not outstanding, the service was not right

Reviewed 1 February 2012

This restaurant is the place to go to try true Ecuadorian food! This restaurant serves authentic food from the region of the Esmeraldas on the Ecuadorian coast. The food is amazing! I have not tried a single thing on the menu that I did not...More

5  Thank Diane V
Reviewed 1 February 2012

I went to Verde Esmeraldas enough times during my 3 month stay to have tried nearly every meal on the menu, each one just as delicious as the next. The service is excellent and the food is delicious. Your biggest regret will be not being...More

Thank Tstlewi
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$15 - US$40
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Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zaldumbide N25-165 y Toledo, Quito N 25-165, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-222-5313
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