Restaurants

Seafood in Same & Tonchigüe

Seaflower Lateneus

Boasting one of the best chefs along the north coast, Seaflower Lateneus serves delicious plates of grilled seafood. It’s worth reserving a table on weekends, when it’s often packed with a smart crowd of cocktail-si…
Seafood in Mompiche

La Chillangua

This palapa-thatched fish-fry shack has great views of the water, ample seafood fries, and a few innovative choices like fried shrimp with papaya sauce and avocado stuffed with shrimp and topped with catalan sauce.
Seafood in Bahía de Caráquez

D’Camaron

As the name implies, shrimp is the specialty at this casual open-air spot near the water. Order them grilled, with a cocktail, and enjoy the ocean breezes.
Seafood in Tonsupa

Wendy Restaurant

Right on the main drag, Wendy serves up northern beach fair like fish soup and fresh ceviche in a thatched roof, open-air restaurant.
Seafood in Súa

Kikes

For a bamboo beachfront eatery, try Kikes. It serves up mouthwatering encocada de camarón (shrimp and coconut stew).
Seafood in Muisne & Around

Las Palmeiras

This simple beach restaurant serves up shrimp or freshly caught fish with a sea view.
Seafood in Atacames

Ceviche Stands

There are ceviche stands on the beach and in a couple of central spots along the Malecón. Pick a stand that looks clean, and dive into fresh-caught ceviche de concha (shellfish ceviche) or ceviche de pescado (fish c…