Restaurants

Top Choice Ecuadorian in Riobamba

El Delirio

Named for a poem by the great liberator, Simón Bolívar, this former hacienda (now in the city center) serves comida típica in a candlelit dining room. The open fire, wooden booths, antiques and artwork-covered walls…
Market in Riobamba

Mercado La Merced

The women hawking hornado (whole roast pig) put on a pretty hard sell, yelling out for your attention and offering samples. If you can stand the pressure and you’re up for dining with flayed Wilburs on every side, t…
Ecuadorian in Riobamba

Cayfruts

This friendly restaurant is a good bet for good breakfasts, lunchtime sandwiches and burgers and evening meals. It's open all day, making it a great place to drop in for an afternoon coffee with humita (a local snac…
Pizza in Riobamba

Pizzería D’Baggios

Dozens of different kinds of medium-thick-crust pizzas are prepared before your eyes in Baggios’ wood oven. The oven keeps the whole place nice and toasty.
Argentine in Riobamba

La Parrillada de Fausto

This fun, Argentine-style grill serves great barbecued steaks, trout and chicken in a ranch-style setting. Don’t miss the cave-like bar in the back.
Spanish in Riobamba

Jamones La Andaluza

With open-air seating and friendly service, Jamones La Andaluza is a nice spot for breakfast, a sandwich, or an evening aperitif.