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San Sebas Cafe

San Sebastian 1-94 y Mariscal Sucre | On the Corner of Plaza de San Sebastian, Cuenca, Ecuador
+593 7-284-3496
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Ranked #18 of 244 Restaurants in Cuenca
Price range: $4 - $8
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Hamburgers, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Offering Great American Breakfasts and Daily Gourmet Sandwich and Salad Specials. Always Serving Organic Coffee Roasted Fresh Weekly. Come Relax, and Enjoy Our Tranquil Atmosphere and Views of the Gorgeous San Sebastian Park.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Offering Great American Breakfasts and Daily Gourmet Sandwich and Salad Specials. Always Serving Organic Coffee Roasted Fresh Weekly. Come Relax, and Enjoy Our Tranquil Atmosphere and Views of the Gorgeous San Sebastian Park.
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English first
Cuenca, Ecuador
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Breakfast is consistently great!! Mimosas, hash browns, sausage. Love to go to Sunday brunch at San Sebas

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

nice atmosphere in a beautiful park in Cuenca gringo food , and gringos everywhere, the food is good , the service no much ill be back

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Yep, gringo owned, gringo food, gringo prices, and gringos everywhere. The food is good, the service top notch, and I need this place once a month to have my US breakfast - the times that I don't want to cook my own. Nice atmosphere in a really nice spot in Cuenca. That being said, it's not far from home, that... More

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US, UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The food and staff are great, hence the four stars, but this is not an Ecuadorian place. This is where you go if you're American and homesick. It is full of Americans, both expats and visitors. Prices and food reflect this.

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utah,usa
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

i had the cinnamon roll pancakes --3 large pancakes, which were too much for me to finish. my husband had a breakfast combo which was also quite good. while their prices are higher than other places for breakfast, their portions are quite large. the quality is high.

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We are only there for Sunday brunch. It is difficult to pass up the banana nut pancakes. Mmm - delicious! Coffee is good too.

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Berlin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Really comfy atmosphere and lots of gringos. The service was a little slow the day we went but was still good. The food was delicious. I got the veggie omelette and my fiancé got the pancakes and we were both very happy! We'll definitely be back during our stay.

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Big Bend National Park, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Totally organic food! Really nice sitting on the edge of a square. Plenty of space and very roomy. Would go here several times a week over six months. And the food is always excellent and consistent. I think their selection of hamburgers are the very best in all of Cuenca! But the other items on the menu are really really... More

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dallas
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160 reviews 160 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

A good little restaurant on a side street across from a small park. The restaurant is very clean and the service friendly. Had the San Sebas burger and fries, a cold Pilsner and a lemon square. How balanced can you get? The burger was good and fresh as were the fries. The lemon square was the last one avail and... More

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Quito
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We went here for a late afternoon snack. The place was almost empty, but all the patrons were Americans. The menu offers typical American breakfasts with eggs, bacon, hashbrowns, etc., but I just had bagel with cream cheese and coffee while my girlfriend had a salad. Both were very good. I cannot comment on the breakfasts because we didn't have... More

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