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Piedra del Mar

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Healthy, Ecuadorean
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Gral Cordova y Juan Montalvo | Across Fire Station, Puerto Lopez 130315, Ecuador
+593 5-230-0250
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had both breakfast in the morning and a little bit of coffee later on in the day at Piedra del Mar. The ambiance was great, they have a fountain running next to the pool in the dining area in addition to interesting music playing all day. The coffee in the morning was great and the expresso and cappuccino that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The place is very tidy and the rooms are fully equipped with everything you would want. Staff is very friendly and helpfull. I came back after a few days to kill some time until my bus departed and the staff welcomed me as still being a guest. I would recommend this hostel highly to everyone

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Lancaster, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

We had breakfast at Piedra del Mar this morning. They have a choice of four different breakfasts. We got the American breakfast - juice, nice fresh rolls, jam, butter, scrambled eggs, and choice of drinks for $4. The garden setting by the pool was very pleasant and service was good.

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Thank CrabbyFatGuy
Cuenca, Ecuador
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

A great place for coffee. The ambient is fantastic, the owner likes conversation, (in a good way). Actually it is the lobby of his hotel, but a very neat place for a short rest and good coffee.

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1 Thank Jake P
Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Piedra Del Mar Hotel Boutique now only serves breakfast for $4. The breakfast is three options: American (eggs, bread rolls, jam, juice), Light (fruit, yogurt, cereal) and a traditional Ecuadorian breakfast. All breakfasts are served with good coffee. Throughout the day they serve lattes, cappuccinos and espressos and you can relax by the pool. I only had the light breakfast... More 

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South America
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

We travelled shoulder season when town was a bit quiter - still some noise on Saturday night but not unbearable (either that or we're just generally used to the noise levels after our weeks of travel). Fantastic location and the manager was really nice to us, fairly decent rate in comparison to other places vs. location. Plus breakfast was included... More 

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Thank Kirsty B
Paonia, CO
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2015

I went there today and was told that they are only serving breakfast. I did not enquire deeper but in Ecuador that likely means fruit, fried eggs, fried potatoes, and toast all but the fruit smothered in grease and fluoridated salt. Not saying that is what they do but it is the desayuno tipico here.

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Thank GeoffreyLevens
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

Very simple food but also very good. Really not expensive and the cooking was just right: not too greasy. Atmosphere and soft music are a much appreciated relief from the noisy environment of the Malecon.

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Thank IndigoBlue2001
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2014

We stayed at the hotel, and were lucky to have arrived when they started the restaurant up. Breakfasts included marmalade and jellies with toast, fresh squeezed orange juice, coffee and scrambled eggs. After weeks in Ecuador we were looking for something different, so these guys were nice enough to cook up some real Mexican style tacos, complete with handmade corn... More 

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Portales, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2012

We arrived in Puerto Lopez with an appetite for seafood. After eating at different restaurants, we decided to splurge on shrimp and lobster. We found the Bistro del Mar, located within the Piedra del Mar hotel. It is the best meal we have had during our month long visit to Ecuador. The service is great. The people are more than... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Cuisine
Healthy, Ecuadorean
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gral Cordova y Juan Montalvo | Across Fire Station, Puerto Lopez 130315, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Manabi Province  >  Puerto Lopez
  • Phone Number: +593 5-230-0250
Description
Decorated by designer Michael Daddio.Bistro del Mar founds its originality in a unique, fresh and informal ambiance.The best cuisine and all the delicious dishes prepared by our Chef make fresh and natural ingredients reach your palate with the flavors very difficult to match in the whole area.Enter into our menu, with a variety of Local Food, I

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