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Caracol Azul

De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (24 reviews)
“snails” (11 reviews)
“swordfish” (9 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Latin, Seafood, International, South American, Ecuadorean
De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only recomend this restaurant if you like seafood....... it is one of the best places in Guayaquil and now for a very long time. The quality is the same exelent as at the beginning years ago. no matter if you like lobsters,shrimp or...More

Thank alexanderwag
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch with 11 friends attending a convention at the Hilton Colon. Arrived at the restaurant in 3 taxis. The food was quite excellent, both flavor and presentation. Service was also excellent. We started with beers then the plates of ordered food arrived promptly....More

Thank desertbirder47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fine food made with delicate touches influenced by Peruvian cuisine with Chilean and Ecuadorian flavor.

Thank EliasAntonio6
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very cozy restaurant with excellent food. We spent a week in Ecuador and this was the best meal that we had. This was a second dinner for my wife and I, and we regret not being able to order more at this restaurant. We got...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Like many of the great, long lasting, restaurants, this place has one characteristic. The owner/founder lives in the same house where it operates. So, you ll experience the attention to detail typically found in these places. The focus is on SEAFOOD. Dont expect low prices,...More

Thank JavierECU
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This was our final meal in Ecuador and it did not disappoint. We were in a large group of 30 mid afternoon with a reservation but service was impeccable and food matched. We had a little of almost every item on the menu but the...More

Thank Marshall H
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This one of those places that established itself very successfully many years ago and thereafter stayed with its own program without much in the way of adjustment. Everything is a bit of a throwback here--the food, the decor, the wait staff's style. We're always intrigued...More

Thank GuillermoAngel
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This quaint restaurant served up the best meal of our vacation (which included visits to 2 of the supposed 50 best restaurants in the world, in Peru). Fresh, delicious seafood, fish, appetizers, and dessert, served by an attentive staff and conscientious owners. Highly recommended by...More

Thank susan m
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Caracal Azul specialises in seafood. It is well located in the Guayaquil CBD, a short walk from our hotel, the Oro Verde. We started our meal with Sea Bass ceviche followed by sea bass roasted in almonds and grilled jumbo prawns. The meals were well...More

Thank George L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

After returning from a spectacular Galapagos Voyage, fellow travelers and myself were looking for great Ecuadorian food near our hotel. Caracol Azul was the perfect fit. The fresh Sea Bass was excellently prepared! After the entree,we ordered four desserts to taste. The staff got into...More

Thank Kathyaa82
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: 2280461
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