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La Parrillada del Nato

Victor Emilio Estrada 1217 | Laureles, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
+593 4-238-7098
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, Grill
$$ - $$$
Victor Emilio Estrada 1217 | Laureles, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Ñato (flat-nosed in Spanish) is one of those eating places that has a long-standing tradition, in fact it used to be the only place in town where you could find a good steak. It is still pretty good, but not as in the past....More

Thank Luis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were really looking for a steakhouse after a week of fish, soups and salads. We had a perfectly grilled chorizo to warm up and companion of the salad buffet. After that followed a “pecho paloma” cocked and tender to perfection. Dessert portions are extremely...More

Thank S O
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

As an expat, I remember el Nato as a great place for dining. I visited with my mother the via a la costa local. Nice, clean, good environment, but quality of food was not what it used to be. Poor salad bar, bay bife with...More

Thank ingapirca
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Good salad bar, all you can imagine for meat lovers, just tasty and good. Staying at the restaurant is not the best option since is packed almost all days everyday and could become really noisy but all is relieve once the meat is on the...More

Thank Gunther S
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Very good bbq Argentinian/ Uruguayan style of beef, pork, chicken, sausages, and pizza. Large quantities to satisfy an entire family. Very price friendly, recommended for large groups.

Thank ecu_traveler
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Since 1980 this has been the steakhouse most associated with Guayaquil. Service and quality have gone a bit downhill but it still packs good punch for what you pay. Ask for the pecho de paloma, one kilo of tenderloin

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The taste is delicious, the portions are very generous and the service is very good. I personally think they have become a little pricey but if budget is not an obstacle, this is the place to have a wonderful steak. The Pecho de Paloma and...More

Thank IsabeldeRuales
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I am a constant visitor because their steaks are well handled and give a good service, even though I feel that the passing away of the original owner has left them rather disoriented; but still better than the rest.

Thank Antonio K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite gems in the entire southern hemisphere. The waitstaff were kind, friendly and patient with my family as we ordered food. While our Spanish wasn't good, their English was just good enough. The food was awesome. My son ordered the...More

Thank OBTraveler65
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This is a very famous place in Guayaquil where the high class, polilticians and famous people use to dine. Food was good, service was good, parking was good although the sign stating that the restaurant is not responsible for items left in vehicles.

Thank capacita
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
2:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victor Emilio Estrada 1217 | Laureles, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Guayas Province  >  Guayaquil
  • Phone Number: +593 4-238-7098
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