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Remigio Tamariz 2-25 y Federico Proano | REMIGIO TAMARIZ 2-25 Y FEDERICO PROAÑO, Cuenca, Ecuador
+593 7-288-2649
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Cuenca, Ecuador
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten here a few times and the food, service are excellent. the prices are mid range and good for all foods.

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Thank skipkm16
Cuenca, Ecuador
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've spent any amount of time in Ecuador, you come to expect that the the hambugrer that you order is only going to be about half as exciting as the hamburgers that restaurants picture on their billboards and promo boards. I went into La Parrillada with this as my expectation after noticing their promo for their sky-high stacked mega... More 

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Palm Bay, Florida
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the brunch we had at La Parrillada -- soup, salad, small t-bone steaks, veggies and drinks -- and were surprised at the cost, $9.00 for both of us. The server we had spoke little English, but we did not have any trouble ordering. The food was fantastic and the steaks so tender and juicy, one could cut... More 

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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93 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Few people realize that La Parrillada offers a special menu for people on their birthdays. I recently celebrated my birthday. I ordered the churrasco, which is a skirt steak. It was reasonably sized and well prepared. But with the steak came a serving of french fries, a serving of rice, and a salad. On top of the rice were two... More 

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

La Parillada offers a nice variety of meat dishes. My favorite is their filet mignon, but their sausages are good too. On few occasions we ordered bottles of wine (always good!) and we had a good cold beer. This place is not for vegetarians! I like the ambience especially the fire place...the service is very kind. I have never seen... More 

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Thank JagainCuenca
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended as having the best steak in Cuenca. NOT. Four of us each ordered different cuts and not one was any good. Rib eye, T-bone, filet mignon and a house cut....each was tough and chewy. Papa fritos, ordered extra well done were twice as thick as steak fries and not even close to done. One person ordered... More 

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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285 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great Almuerzo in the Solano area. We have eaten here twice and both times our food was great and the service was quick. There is a lot of seating in this restaurant. If it’s hot out don’t sit under the skylight, it gets a little warm :). We had a cheese and potato soup, rolls, chicken with mushroom gravy, Spanish... More 

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Thank krp87b
Cuenca, Ecuador
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

We have been to La Parrillada a few times and enjoyed it every time. The grilled meat is fabulous - tender, juicy and very tasty! Almuerzos (set lunch plate) is more expensive than most other restaurants but you get what you pay for and we did not hesitate to pay the less than $5 charge for a delicious meal. Another... More 

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Thank SnowHost
Cuenca, Ecuador
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93 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We've been there before; in fact, it's one of our favorite places to eat in Cuenca. This time the food was only so-so, luke warm. What made matters worse, when it came time to pay our bill, we found out that they no longer accept Diners' Club, Discover, or Amex. The best thing about the meal was the lemonade.

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Thank Karl2010
Georgetown, Texas
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95 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Sunday buffets are not a big thing here in Cuenca, so when you find one, you go back again. Food was delicious as usual and the cost had risen only slightly since our previous visit. There was a small problem with Discover and Amex - they hoped to have that resolved the next day. We had all the beef, chicken,... More 

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Thank Karen K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Spanish, South American
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Remigio Tamariz 2-25 y Federico Proano | REMIGIO TAMARIZ 2-25 Y FEDERICO PROAÑO, Cuenca, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-288-2649

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?