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El Faro

Las Fragatas, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
+593 99 978 3474
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good26%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (2 reviews)
“juice” (5 reviews)
“ate here” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Latin, International, Ecuadorean
$$ - $$$
Las Fragatas, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
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Reviews (105)
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Our guide took us there twice. The first time was ok,. The food was decent. The second time , the restaurant was flooded out due to the previous night's rain. I question the cleanliness of the kitchen when the staff is spending so much time...More

Thank George1891
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A block away from the main square, they have fairly good food. Not many options and they should improve in service

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This restaurant is on a side road almost opposite the church. Limited menu but well done. Very friendly staff, will to help out with touristy questions. Reasonably priced (compared to the other islands). Wifi was good so a nice chance to catch up on emails...More

Thank TheProdigitalSon
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Had a lovely early dinner here one evening. The place was quiet but staff were friendly and food came quickly and was very nice

Thank scrizzle
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The steak arepas are a must try. Some of the most delicious food we had in the Galapagos, if not Ecuador.

Thank wiscojess
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The ambiance is beautiful and semi-open air. The service is efficient and friendly. The decorations are adorable and I love the carved wooden placemats, menu and check holder. The food was definitely tourist prices, but it was served artistically on wood blocks and tasted delicious....More

Thank celestel214
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stayed 4-5 days on Isabela, and ate here twice (including our "Thanksgiving dinner" on the American holiday). Great seafood, fantastic smoothies/juices, very friendly staff, and fun place for playing pool and enjoying drinks!

Thank Pete W
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We had a set lunch that the tour guide arranged. Pork main dish was a lottery with some in the party getting better cuts of meat but I had a lump of gristle. Variable.

Thank Hx4
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We watched the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Rio Olympics here with people from all over the world. Aside from the atmosphere, the food was tasty and afordable.

Thank AdamChong10
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

While the hamburger looked good compared to the standard of all the restaurants here, there were some fatal flaws which could have easily been avoided. Something in the burger was sweet and i think that they used sugar to caramelize the onions and probably added...More

Thank satobt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Latin, International, Ecuadorean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Las Fragatas, Puerto Villamil 200250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Galapagos Islands  >  Isabela  >  Puerto Villamil
  • Phone Number: +593 99 978 3474
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