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V.E. Estrada 707 | and Ficus, Guayaquil +593, Ecuador
+593 4-460-2556
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
V.E. Estrada 707 | and Ficus, Guayaquil +593, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tradition is more often than not another factor to consider when picking a place to go eating. The Riviera has been around for some years now, and all this time its name has been associated to quality food and good service. The prices are reasonable...More

Thank LuisBermudes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked here after visiting the historical park and zoo. The food was wonderful and the AC felt great after being outside all morning. The wait staff was very attentive and watching our every move. Our pizza was very tasty.

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The inflated Pita bread and the pizza are among the best thing of the restaurant. In general the food is very good. In general the food is always god and fresh

Thank JXTips
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve been eating at La Riviera for 20 years and have never had a bad meal. The food is consistently delicious and fresh. As a matter of fact I’m going tomorrow because I just made myself hungry thinking about this place.

Thank Loy22
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

As a starter we enjoyed calamari fritti which was severed with a nice tarter sauce. Gnocchi very light with a delicious four cheese sauce. My husband enjoyed his spinach cannelloni with cream sauce. Dinner was served with a nice toasted bread and a fresh pita...More

Thank 47sue2015
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Extraordinary itallian food, one of the best restaurants in the city. I recommend to ask the waiter for items off the menu, my father had an amazing fruta di mare spaghetti which was one of the best dishes.

Thank Gabriela A
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Good restaurant, and I can suggest to try everything you like from sea. Grilled fish in salt is just excellent. Attentive service.

Thank ToujoursLaRoute
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I was invited here for a lunch on my way to the airport, after a business meeting. Service was great, food was aplenty and the price was ok

Thank RustyVE
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

14 of us visiting Guayaquil on a medical mission went here based on trip advisor reviews. Could not have been better. Great food selection and quality. We told them one of our group was celebrating his birthday and they prepared a special celebration at no...More

Thank martycrna
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This is for sure the best Italian restaurant in the city... it's been in Guayaquil for a few years and it's still the best. I've have eaten in a few cities Italian food and this restaurant is still top 3 on my list. A little...More

Thank Fernando M
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29 September 2016|
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Response from angelina34 | Property representative |
Può andar bene per matrimonio però per non più di 50 persone. E per un matrimonio all italiana. Cioè seduti a tavola. Ringrazio SI PUEDE ESTAR BIEN PERO PARA MACIMO 50 personas. En sala privada y a la italiana ósea... More
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29 September 2016|
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Response from Tom C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the late respond. I was travelling:) I think that is a good option. It is elegant, but not too. It is a nice atmosphere and there is good and special food with good service at a good price.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: V.E. Estrada 707 | and Ficus, Guayaquil +593, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: +593 4-460-2556
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