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L'Italiano Ristorante

Victor Emilio Estrada 602 y Las Monjas | Urdesa Central, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
+593 4-502-3111
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prosciutto” (7 reviews)
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
“aragosta” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Victor Emilio Estrada 602 y Las Monjas | Urdesa Central, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Went with my Girlfriend's family to ask them for her hand in marriage, couldn't picked a better place or a better host. Marco didn't know us and went out of his way to make us feel welcome and after he found out the occasion, OMG!...More

Thank JMSD17
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The food was excellent! There was great variety and all 4 of us received the best quality. Service was very friendly and helpful. The owner took a direct interest and facilitated extensively. There was some minor English-Spanish confusion between ourselves and the waiter, but the...More

Thank geo1man
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had wonderful food at this place. The food was great - many options for vegetarians and there were items for our gluten free friends also. This was our favorite meal on our 2.5 week trip in Ecuador and Peru even though we were eating...More

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Awful restaurant. The waiter was nice but the owner so obnoxious. I ordered a saltimboca and brought something completely different as if I didn’t know what saltimboca was. When i complained the owner did NOTHING not even approached. Oh! But when we arrived he gave...More

Thank Alexia C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

L'Italiano is simply the best Italian restaurant ever!! We have extended our stay in Guayaquil on more than one occasion, just to enjoy dinner here, it's that good! The Italian owner Marco grew up in his family's restaurant in Italy, before moving to the U.S....More

Thank travelingcritic2017
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Lets start by saying that It is very hard to find good italian food in Guayaquil, after living in NY and NJ for 16 years I grew very fond of traditional Italian and Italian American cuisine having TONS of options there sets the bar really...More

Thank Miguel M
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

If you want delicious, authentic italian food in a warm and welcoming environment L'italiano is the place! Geanina and Marco treat all their customers like family and go above and beyond to make sure you are satisfied. Their restaurant is cozy and romantic. Everything I...More

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Hello we came back!!!! This restaurant is our favorite. The food and service is excellent as always. Marco, well he's always there and makes sure you have the best food and service possible. We have gone to all different restaurants and we have never seen...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice for dinner. You must try the prosciutto bread and its pasta. Good service, nice place, one of the best places in Guayaquil.

Thank jojeda40
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice place. Real good food. They have fabulous Serrano bread. The owner Mario have much passion for his products.

Thank Jacky G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victor Emilio Estrada 602 y Las Monjas | Urdesa Central, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: +593 4-502-3111
L'Italiano Ristorante is a celebration of traditional Italian food. We offer exceptional food, good company and the relaxed conviviality of the "Italian table". We are convinced that a great meal is an emocional experience. A great meal is not one that just fills you up. A great meal returns you to sources of pleasure you may have forgotten and take you to places you haven't been before. We want you to feel special when you are here, we want you to expect that everything, every last detail, is taken care of for you, so that you area welcomed, relaxed and at ease and most of all happy. That's what's it is all about. We don't want to impress you we want to comfort you and make you happy.
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