A culinary guide to Quito, Ecuador

Emerging from the shadow of its gastronomic neighbours, Ecuador shines as an exciting hub for South American cuisine, with a new generation of chefs rediscovering the country’s incredible produce.

City life: Quito

With a UNESCO-listed city centre, gilded churches and vibrant cuisine, the high-altitude Ecuadorian capital is breathtaking in more ways than one

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