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Zinc Gastro Bar

#24 of 1,115 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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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

I have eaten at Zinc 4-5 times always great experience with food, service, quality, ambiance. There is food for all kinds of likes.

Thank mangoosten
Miami, Florida, United States
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

One of Quito's best bars, great ambiance, good music and fun people. Food is not the protagonist, but is a great supplement to a great list of beers, wine and drinks.

Thank Arturo U
Quito, Ecuador
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78 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

We love to go there, sit at the bar and order a couple of tapas plates, a bottle of wine and it makes for a great evening. Lots of young people frequent the restaurant

Thank wwileyb
Miami, Florida
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43 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

the food was delicious and so were the drinks i went with a group of friends and we all just had one complain the music it's horrible thats the only thing everything else was on the spot it's a great place to go on a friday night

Thank Nadiauki
Quito, Ecuador
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

This place is so classy, love the decoration, love the food, love the drinks, everything here is just great.

Thank Juliana A
Queretaro City, Mexico
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98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Very cool place to eat and have drinks with friends. It is a very trendy place, fashionable and trendy decoration, the music was perfect to chill. They have great variety of drinks and also plenty of dishes which are hard to choose cause everything looks delicious. The price is a bit high, but you can be sure that your money... More 

Thank Fishluna
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

Possibly the greatest lounge bar/restaurant that has been launched in the city. Still not the best in the world. Cozy, fancy, but don't expect it to be NYC level.

Thank Veronica L
Quito, Ecuador
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Our organization recently celebrated it's 8th anniversary at Zinc. 135 people attended. The food,service,and drinks were excellent. The ambience of Zinc reminds me of being in South Beach, Miami brought to Quito. Great choice for a celebration.

Thank Moroccoadventurer
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Zinc Gastro Bar has Brunch on Sundays in which there is a buffet with endless sushi, spring rolls, ceviche, nachos, salad, crepes, omelettes, breads, pastries, and jugos! And you can also order anything off their breakfast and lunch menu for the fixed price of $30. I recommend the french toast and the sliders! It is pricey, but worth the awesome... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

This place is nice if you're out to have drinks. Is not a place to eat actually. The appetizers are ok but don't except to have nice diner experience. Again, this place is excellent to hang out with your friends or when you're dating someone and want to have some drinks before or after having dinner in a real restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member

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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
US$8 - US$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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
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?