Achiote Ecuador Cuisine
The name of this restaurant is a bit of a giveaway as to the type of cuisine it serves. But it should be pointed out that the Ecuadorian fare served here really is a cut above the rest. You might even say it is gourmet, and the atmosphere is undoubtedly one of traditional warmth.
The location of this restaurant only serves to enhance its timeless appeal, situated as it is in the quaint Old Town of Mariscal. This is a cultural experience as much as it is a dining one, at least for international tourists. It feels like the restaurant has been here since time immemorial, nestled among the maples and colonial villas.
In addition, all the dishes are cooked using only fresh, local ingredients, giving diners a truly authentic taste of the country of Ecuador. Take a look at the restaurant's website for some insight into the type of dishes to expect at Achiote. They also offer takeaway and delivery, for those wishing to eat at home.
The service at this fine restaurant is impeccable and very friendly and warm, and to accompany your meal you are offered an extensive wine list, mostly comprising of Latin American wines.
Daily: 12pm - 10pm
Juan Rodriguez 282 & Reina Victoria, La Mariscal, QuitoView Larger Map
- Moderately Priced
Best For Whom
- Mature Travellers
Best For What
- Fine Dining
- The Local Experience