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24 de Mayo 07-04 y Jose Antonio Eguiguren, Loja, Ecuador
(07) 258 8597
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Unfriendly service

We went to the Café during the week at 4 pm. It was absolutely not busy. My boyfriend ordered a Sandwich and I ordered a coffee as I wasn't hungry yet. When the waitress noticed that we didn't want to order more she was very unfriendly. We got what we ordered but didn't get any further attention... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2014
Sandra0450
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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23 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We went to the Café during the week at 4 pm. It was absolutely not busy. My boyfriend ordered a Sandwich and I ordered a coffee as I wasn't hungry yet. When the waitress noticed that we didn't want to order more she was very unfriendly. We got what we ordered but didn't get any further attention. When we wanted... More 

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This is our second visit. Our first visit was in July of last year and we gave it a high rating. This time the rating was not so good. High points of this visit. It is still a great place to sit on their covered balcony and people watch. This time with our improved Spanish we were brave enough to... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I enjoy this restaurant for many reasons. The dinning room is clean, the kitchen is clean, the service is profesional and the food is excellent. But most of all I like the location adjacent to the Rio Zamora and the balcony overlooks a small well kept park. Peaceful and secluded but located in the heart of the city. It is... More 

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La Serena, Chile
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Having read the other reviews, we thought we were heading somewhere quite cheap. Not so. The menu doesn't state the prices, presumably so foreigners can be charged more. The prices for the "platos tipicos" were $10 for a full serve, or $7 for half serve.That puts the pricing pretty much on par with all the most expensive restaurants in Loja.... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

One of our daughter's "go to" local places for lunch and dinner. Now I know why, we enjoyed two lunches and a couple dinners while visiting Loja. Great local, family place, food and staff very good. Word of caution, we wanted a lite meal and ordered the chicken soup,(can't remember what its called on the menu). It's a big bowl... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

I might have been charged the Gringo price, but $2.75 is still a reasonable amount to pay for a full meal, served quickly and in a nice location. There is the usual traffic of course, but it does seem lighter than other parts of the city and sitting along the balcony is the best place. The soup was hearty, the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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98 reviews 98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We had lunch with beer and wine on their balcony overlooking a small park. It appears to be a popular spot for visitors and locals. Be brave and try one of their daily specials. You will not be disappointed.

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

$2.50 daily special with several choices of protien. Soup, Juice, Plate of food with rice salad and protien. Desert. Simple and straight forward. They do offer larger lunch portions of Lomo, Cerdo and Gallina for Lunch under $5 to $7. Dinner is $7 to $10...Great location near the Tame office with maybe 10 tables over looking a small park. Clean... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

I just randomly ordered something from the card because my Spanish isn't that good. It turned out to be something with meat. I didn't like the starter (something with beans) but the main course was excellent! Nice location and balcony, although it was a bit boring because there were only two people eating there.

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Hillsboro, Ohio
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

One of the good places for Cecina in Loja. Nice outdoor eating. If you want good Lojano food this is the place to go.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 de Mayo 07-04 y Jose Antonio Eguiguren, Loja, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Loja Province  >  Loja
  • Phone Number: (07) 258 8597

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: South American
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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