Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Puerto Villamil

Coco Surf

This sidewalk cafe serves up some of the tastiest seafood dishes in all of the Galápagos, and you'll hardly notice the high price points once the live band starts jamming out to jazzy island tunes. The tuna tartare …
Top Choice Seafood in Same & Tonchigüe

Seaflower Lateneus

Boasting one of the best chefs along the north coast (born here, trained in Europe), Seaflower serves delicious plates of grilled seafood (try the spaghetti marinera). It’s worth reserving a table on weekends, when …
Top Choice Seafood in Loja

Riscomar

Serving some of Loja's best seafood, Riscomar prepares delicious, Ecuadorian-style ceviche in a civilized dining room. The chivo en cerveza (goat in beer) is a surprise addition to the menu.
Seafood in Puerto Villamil

Oasis

Esmeraldas native Geanny Bennett Valencia cooks up some of the best dishes in town. Mouth-watering encocados (coconut stews) are the favorite, served in versions like camarones (shrimp), langosta (lobster) or pescad…
Seafood in Salango, Las Tunas and Ayampe

Delfin Mágico

In Salango, it's worth stopping in at the under-the-sea-themed Delfin Mágico, which serves outstanding seafood. Order everything from cherna and grouper to corvina, octopus, shrimp and sea bass, marinated in all man…
Seafood in Guayaquil

Red Crab

The iconic crustacean is prepared in more than a dozen different ways at this popular and festive restaurant. The theme is underwater world, with bad lighting and tasty (but overpriced) crab, seafood and fish dishes…
Seafood in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

El Descanso Marinero

Ceviche, lobster and other fresh-caught seafood is served up in a lovely outdoor garden with picnic tables.
Seafood in Salinas

Lui e Lei

This simple spot does pancakes and continental breakfast in the morning; by night, it's all about seafood. Specials include Lui e Lei shells (shells with seafood sauce), cazuela de mariscos (seafood stew with smashe…
Seafood in Cojimíes

Restaurant Aurita

Overlooking the fishing boats bobbing on the water, this simple waterside restaurant serves delectable Manabí seafood. It’s famous for the huge shrimp native to the area, but also prepares tasty ceviche, concha (she…
Seafood in Puerto Bolívar & Jambelí

Nuevo Eden

Inside this clean, modern building with big windows and sleek furniture (including pale green chairs, white walls and spotlights), businesspeople schmooze with their guests over seafood lunches. Mains include tasty …