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Review of El Chef

El Chef
Ranked #6 of 48 Restaurants in Mindo
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Lugar icónico en Mindo. Vas a cenar con turistas y los de Mindo también. Parece que la chica que nos atendió puede ser que esté harta de atender a los que visitan Mindo. Buena comida. Si no pides el lomo a la piedra, puede ser una cena económica.
Iconic spot in Mundo. You will dine with tourists as well as locals. It seemed like our server might be a bit tired of dealing with visitors. Good food. If you don’t order the specialty, Lomo a la Piedra, it could be a reasonably priced dinner.

Thank Carol K
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

We adored this great spot in the charming town of Mindo! Although we were clearly tourists we noticed that the majority of patrons at lunch were local families.

The two soups were especially good as were their traditional Ecuadoran dishes of pork and chicken. The standout was the steak. It is brought to the table cooking on a hot rock allowing you to finish it to the degree of rareness through well done that you prefer. It was one of the most memorable steaks I've eaten in years - flavorful, tender, mist and utterly delicious!

They have a good small selection of beers and drinks. Service was friendly, helpful and efficient. A great spot!

Thank EngagedSeattle_WA
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

visited for dinner and was very impressed by the quality of food for the price. big portions, great service and atmosphere.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Very good steak and trout. Big portions and fair prices. Polite and fast service. Would go here again.

Thank Mikkel K
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

The food here was excellent from the Sea Bass to the huge rock seared steaks. The burgers were also excellent. Also, great service for our group.

Thank MTLinda
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