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Benigno Malo 8-59, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-283-4159
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“potato soup” (23 reviews)
“ceviche” (23 reviews)
“trout” (16 reviews)
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South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Benigno Malo 8-59, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a restaurant from about 50 years ago. Located at a corner of the “Plaza Grande”of Cuenca. Set at a big nice corridor at the plaza, with big windows from ceiling to floor, so it´s very charming to get a table with the view...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've gone to this place many times before because of their good food and wide variety of offer but the service was poor, it was slow and they got the order wrong twice, but the location of this place is great (Parque Calderón - center...More

Thank ga_mosquera7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there as so many people recommended it. Our experience was below par. Had the almuerzo, or daily special, even the soup, which are usually very good in th city was watery and lacking. The meat, I hesitate to call it steak, was tough and...More

Thank _qland1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy with a mix of tourists and locals. Food servings are large and very good quality. Visited twice which says it all!

Thank WelshKnights77
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We were tired and just wanted a simple meal. I guess that's what we got. Not much flavor to anything. It had good reviews, though in retrospect, our hotel concierge wasn't enthusiastic. We didn't spend substantially more for an excellent meal at a nicer place...More

Thank Myra R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very Nice place to have dinner We had the ceviche which was Very Nice!! The personnel is Very friendly!

Thank Judithhazelzet
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We ate here our first night in Cuenca. The milkshakes were pricey but very good. Mains were OK but not all components were hot. Still better than most other alternatives in the city so I would have gone back. Didn't realize that almost every restaurant...More

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Upon our arrival in Cuenca we were looking for a place to grab a cup of coffee and food. The hotel where we were staying recommended this restaurant. It is in the historic center across from Parque Caldron and a short walk from our hotel....More

Thank My4pugs
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This well located restaurant on Parque Calderon was recommended to us for lunch. I am always concerned when i am given a menu longer than the bible. The food was ok not great and it is too bad because the staff is very friendly

Thank Marc O
Reviewed 23 March 2017

A very nice place with an interesting decor. The staff were helpful and made us welcome on this very cold evening with some hot local punch. Our dinner was tasty and memorable especially the delicious soup - an excellent choice for a cold evening. (Foolishly...More

Thank timothyjoyce
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Alanna l
Do you take group reservations? Maybe 40 people?
8 November 2016|
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Response from Emmy A | Property representative |
Hello Alanna!!! Yes, we do reserve for groups, please, can you write us to our e-mail address (raymi859, at hotmail. or whatsapp 0991284311, and tell us the date, time, etc. thanks !!! Emilia Alvarez
Google Translation
Excelente lugar, pronto los estaremos visitando por Cuenca con vinos Dos Hemisferios. @vinosdoshemisferios
18 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benigno Malo 8-59, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-283-4159
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