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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%
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“sea bass” (24 reviews)
“snails” (11 reviews)
“swordfish” (9 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, International, South American, Ecuadorean
De Octubre 1918 y Los Rios 9, Guayaquil, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant just as it was opening so we were the first to come in and be seated. The walls are covered with interesting art pieces and the dining area is small, but we still felt we had plenty of room -...More

Thank tkecincy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Small place but quite cozy. The prices are a bit high, but tipping is not required. The best goumet seafood in the city is here and it is easy to get to since it is located in downtown near some important hotels.

Thank LuisBermudes
Reviewed 18 May 2017

In dowtown Guayaquil, is a nice enviroment, many sea options for eating, good presentation and very good taste, but is very expensive

Thank 822lillym
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Outstanding Seafood.. Excelente Frutos Del Mar !! Highly recommended Recomendado totalmente !! While in Guayaquil, make sure you visit Muriel, Owner and Fernando, Manager.

Thank jorgegk
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Food is excellent prices are high! great place to go with a date of couple at night!! I personally recommend seafood especially shrimps.

1  Thank Manageroso
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Everything was perfect. The service, the owner makes you feel lie you are home. The desserts are perfect, you must try the "mousse de maracuya".

Thank Valeria R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
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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