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El Theatrum

#883 of 1,330 Restaurants in Quito}
££££, South American
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
9 Sep 2017
“Wainting for theater show”
3 Jul 2017
“Hate to say it, but it wasn't very good”
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CUISINES
Ecuadorean, South American
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Quito, Ecuador
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My family and I had tickets for a show at Teatro Sucre and we arrived little early, so we went to this restaurant for eating something while we wait. The place has two sections: restaurant and cafe. We got into cafe area. The place looked...More

Thank Marco V
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Our B & B owner (Casa El Eden) recommended this place, probably because it was walking distance, geared towards tourists (so safe food) & had an employee who met us to walk us to the restaurant...all understandable reasons. Unfortunately , the food was just not...More

Thank 283jennifere
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We had a large group with a prescheduled buffet set up. The octopus ceviche and potato soup with avocado and cheese were quite good. However the entrees seemed bland and unappetizing. There was a nice selection of desserts and the chocolate pieces at the end...More

Thank RERD09
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We loved this restaurant so much, we ate dinner here twice during our 3 day stay in Old Town. Five of us enjoyed the beautiful decor and impeccable service but the food was the main attraction. The pumpkin soup with crab was amazing as were...More

Thank divezuzu
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped here as part of a tour and was pleasantly surprised. Food was delicious and entertainment made for a nice visit.

Thank mainenanax5
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Loved everything about this restaurant!My boyfriend surprised me taking me here the waiter was awesome the food was amazing and the dessert was scrumptious I felt like Cinderella!!!

Thank juliejeffus
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Lovely setting, nice plaza, an awesome waiter (a man with such good energy around him, you just want to sit next to him at a bar and talk and drink the night away), and great food. My girlfriend and i had the ceviche of sea...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 17 November 2015

This restaurant is conveniently located in the Old Town and is in the same building as the theatre/opera house. It serves wonderful traditional Peruvian food in an elegant fashion. Some reviews indicate that there is entertainment. We went for dinner and there was no entertainment...More

Thank Lily933
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is located in the old part of town and has a great authentic atmosphere The food is very good and the service is outstanding and so is the local show

Thank Flexair
Reviewed 22 June 2015

El Theatrum is a great place for a meal. They have good service, entertainment and authentic cuisine. Try to sit on the balcony where you can look out over the plaza and watch all the action below.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Ecuadorean, South American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quito, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
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