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Cafe Rio Intag

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De Octubre 9 | Parque San Francisco, Cotacachi 100350, Ecuador
+593 6-256-6029
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Houston TX Area
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you love coffee, then you have to visit "Eddies" as the locals know this place. They have great coffee beverages and a wonderful environment to sit and talk. Don't miss this place on your visit to Cotacachi.

Thank TheWoodlandsMom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Grat Cappuccino and you definitely have to try the Empanada con Carne! Lovely place and very close to all the leather Shops - so Perfect for a Short Break during a Shopping day.

Thank Yasmin F
Cotacachi, Ecuador
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I don't drink coffee so I can't tell you how the coffee is(though friends say it is excellent) , but there hot chocolate and juices are the best. The furniture is homey and the atmosphere very friendly. Expats and Ecuadorians mingle in a comfortable atmosphere. There are three levels to the cafe so there is lots of room for socializing.... More 

Thank AndesInstitute
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This cafe is an act of love. Promoting locally grown Intag Coffee and simple breakfasts. They also have arts and crafts from women's coop. It's a good meet up place for people from the Intag. I do wish they'd have a greater variety of food.

Thank L P
Cotacachi, Ecuador
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great coffee and pastries. Coffees with liquores and chocolates. Great servive and great pasteries. great outside seeting

Thank remoore2001
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Very nice place with great selection various types of coffee and also offer liquor drinks as well. Additionally, the offer some pastries. Next door is a bakery offering numerous items to complement your coffer. Some staff members speak some English.

Thank Bob K
Austin, Texas
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Rio Intag has good coffe and service. It is a good place to meet friends and have a chat. I have been to the Cafe many times and the service is consistent.

Windsor, CO
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great off the main road place. Very friendly! A couple of block off of the road. Good coffee straight from the pickers.

Thank leianneromero
Cotacachi, Ecuador
Level Contributor
32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

They make the best brewed coffee drinks. And they make liqour drinks, I had an Irish Coffee and it was delicious.

Thank Saunie F
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

They have a variety of cakes made with local and traditional ingredients like quinoa, mortiño (kind of blueberry) carrots etc, and they are really good, also the atmosphere it's really nice, good service, the owners are really young so they always making improvements and accept all suggestions. I will not give my opinion about the coffee because Every body have... More 

Thank Karla A

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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Brunch
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Seating, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Octubre 9 | Parque San Francisco, Cotacachi 100350, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Cotacachi
  • Phone Number: +593 6-256-6029

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