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La Vecindad de Los Cuates

#213 of 1,302 Restaurants in Quito}
££ - £££Mexican, Latin,
Guanquiltagua Numero 39-97, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-246-5053
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chimichanga” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Contemporary, Gastropub, Central American
££ - £££
Guanquiltagua Numero 39-97, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Worst wannabe vegetarian enchilada I have ever tried! A super mediocre enchilada filled only with mushrooms and literally nothing else. These people know nothing about vegetarian food. Slow service as well. Spent $15 in total and I feel ripped off. Terrible place, avoid.

Thank Iván G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I always like going to this place. Not sure why it's not much higher on tripadvisor list of restaurants. Perhaps it's a bit too expensive for the quality of the food, but I always leave with a smile on my face

Thank Johnny_R2
Eduardo F, Director General at La Vecindad de Los Cuates, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thanks "Mi Cuate" We are waiting for you again, and we expect see you very soon for enjoy your tradicional orden and for testing something new, in your Vecindad 😉👍

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered a "súper machote 50cm" burrito half chicken half pastor, very tasty. The service is good, and prompt. The waiters greet you, and are courteous. Jose is the manager and came to our table. Enjoy the spices, pickled jalapeño, guacamole, diced tomatoes, cilantro. For...More

Thank Bernardo N
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Last week I came back to La Vecindad de los Cuates and I really do not know what has happen to the services and quality. First and worst they took forever to helps us at the table even so the restaurant was not even full....More

Thank lahueca
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The burritos are great. Several vegetarian options. The decoration is beautiful and the service is kind and quick. Worth the visit

Thank andresmayaj
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This place has been recommended by friends who like mexican food. I went on a weekend with my family and we had to wait for 10 minutes for a table because the place was full. Nevertheless, the wait was totally worth. We ordered pork ribs,...More

Thank Puentepe
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

This is a must go to restaurant while in Quito. Such nice ambiance for a Mexican restaurant. Great service! Fabulous good! Great margaritas! We had the mixed platter with a bit of everything. All of it was excellent!! Just a tiny sign outside so don't...More

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Wide selection of very tasty, quality mexican platters. Large servings: doggy bags required. Outstanding service from Andrés from the outset: very helpful and accomodting as to take his time to answer with detail questions about the many menu options and promptly coming back with orders....More

Thank EstebanArcos
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

The place is nice is quiet big, the floor staff is friendly and quick. The menu is no so big you have the Classic options; tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas, etc. The food is alright no so authenic mexican, more close to tex-mex. Not cheap but worth...More

Thank Chalo261088
Reviewed 13 January 2016

This is one of my favourite Mexican food places! The host got me to a table right after I entered the restaurant, there was a waiter after 2min to hand me the menu and when I ordered the dishes didnt take that long to be...More

Thank dollhous3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Contemporary, Gastropub, Central American
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Guanquiltagua Numero 39-97, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-246-5053
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