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El Cafetin – Shake & Sandwich Shop

2016-10-30T17:23:41-05:00July 25th, 2016|

The El Cafetin is a quaint restaurant with a very different menu and even more different hours.  They seem to cover the siesta hours in Cuenca so you can get a late afternoon bite or dessert.  They have sandwiches, crepes, waffles, and milkshakes.  The milkshakes are excellent.  In fact, so [...]

[CLOSED] Cafe de la Vaca – Pleasant & Inviting

2017-02-23T15:01:47-05:00April 1st, 2016|

Cafe de la Vaca is a lovely place to relax to coffee or a meal.  I've been here numerous times to have a coffee and get some computer work done.   The omelettes are delicious and I would highly recommend them.  They have plenty of indoor and outdoor seating.   [...]

Cafe de Nucallacta – Favorite Home Beans

2016-10-30T17:23:44-05:00March 5th, 2016|

Delicious coffee and homemade desserts.  You feel very welcomed in this coffee house.  Be sure to go all the way to the back and downstairs to some very nice tables for working or having quiet conversations.  They carry in my opinion the best map of downtown Cuenca (sitting [...]

Colombian Coffee House – Fabulous Desserts

2016-10-30T17:23:44-05:00March 4th, 2016|

Nice and cozy coffee house. A relaxing place to have a cup of coffee and read a book or catch up on emails.  Alex, the owner, is a real people person. I was very impressed with Alex's homemade desserts, especially the light, yeasty, cinnamon rolls covered with frosting.  He [...]