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Ristorante Italiano La Mecha

Av. Vicente Aguirre | Av. De los Solteros, Mindo 171202, Ecuador
+593 98 057 4817
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“ravioli” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (33 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Av. Vicente Aguirre | Av. De los Solteros, Mindo 171202, Ecuador
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Pizza was great and the restaurant itself was pretty simple, but cool. Pizzas are big enough for two people to share. Definitely recommend this place.

Thank Maricela R
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The best pesto ravioli we've had, everything tasted so fresh and damn good. Food came very fast. Would not hesitate to return:) also recommend the juices. Muchas gracias por la comida italiana auténtica!

1  Thank Hebe J
Reviewed 24 February 2018

pizza was tasty, nice setting, and price was not bad compared to other pizza places we visited in Ecuador. would highly recommend.

Thank TravelTiburon
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We've been here a few times. Every single visit the food is amazing! I've tried their pizzas and lasagna, both beef and vegetarian. We had family from the States and Costa Rica and everyone was amazed of how delicious it all was. Their natural juices...More

1  Thank David O
Reviewed 12 January 2018

I was hesitating about my choice and have been advised to take the cannelloni with spinach. It was a very good advice and I enjoyed my dinner there. Prices were a bit above what I was expecting but everything seems a bit expensive in Mindo.

Thank Lucielila
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place and good pizza with European prices! Quick service and fine waitress. Cannelloni with spinachs were also good

Thank 603noemir
Reviewed 22 December 2017

It is always interesting to go places with people who live there. They go to places you might not go to. We came here because our friends wanted Italian food. I don't think we would have picked this on our own. Most of us had...More

Thank joelwx39
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Pretty place with nice and attentive service. Family owned! The pizzas come in a huge size and very well topped! Fresh ingredients! The home made ravioli stuffed with alpacar cheese in a home made pesto where to die for. Pesto as it is supposed to...More

Thank Florian J
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We have been regular visitors of Mecha for some years now. Her stone oven pizza's are delicious. The Pesto pasta's I can also recommend. Staff is always friendly and we consider us fortunate to have this place in town!

Thank wouter k
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I went her with my friend (who is an Italian citizen) and we loved the pasta! Will definitely go back the next time I am in Mindo. The staff were super nice. We had a late dinner, and even as they were closing up they...More

Thank gretastacy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 17:00
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 21:00
00:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Vicente Aguirre | Av. De los Solteros, Mindo 171202, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Mindo
  • Phone Number: +593 98 057 4817
  • E-mail
La Mecha: Italian food Restaurant, a rustic place with a wood oven in the background ... All our recipes are prepared with the best ingredients and with love for you to enjoy. For 11 years, we have prepared in the wood oven the pizza oven, the pasta and the sauces at home to guarantee you quality and taste! The trout carpaccio - a raw seduction - invites you to continue tasting our specialties: the gnocchi au gratin, tortellini al pesto, pizza "della casa" with peppers and eggplant prepared in Italian style and much more accompanied by good wine and fresh salad, will make your time in La Mecha an unforgettable experience! So that your experience with us will not cease to be exceptional we have opened our Bar La Mecha next to the pizzeria. We prepare delicious fresh juices and at night our full bar with good music is available for you to continue enjoying Mindo.
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