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La compania microcerveceria

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Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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Antonio Borrero 4-58 / 4-62 y Honorato Vasquez, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just when we thought we couldn't manage another Pilesener (well may be one more...) we stumbled across this bar. Great choice of beers at very reasonable prices ($5.50 a litre!). Does get busy so difficult to find a table and you may need to queue to get in.

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Thank WelshKnights77
Hobart, Australia
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217 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cuenca can be a tad mild in March/April, and so it was when we visited this quirky little microbrewery. The place is series of different rooms, nooks and crannies. Our waitress was efficient enough, if not exactly attentive, but the building was so cold, we could only stay for one drink before having to leave to avoid freezing to death.... More 

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Thank Steve K
Austin, Texas
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321 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Slipped into this microbrew last evening for Happy Hour, I was pleasantly surprised! I drank both their Stout and Nitro Stout. Big ole mugs and reasonably priced, I will be back for another sample this evening! Also had their guacamole and chips, it wasn't fresh made, but still very reasonably priced and a huge portion.

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Thank CFEIII
Phoenix, Arizona
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80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Some of the worst beer I've ever had. Pretty sure I could make it better in my bathtub. Didn't even feel like a brewery inside, but more of a dirty dive bar with little to no passion for the beer. Disappointing.

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Thank NickB92
Hillsboro, Oregon
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

I like to eat early and this was the only place open. Also, I like a nice microbrew. They had 3 of the 7 on the menu so I got the 750ml Rose, and left 1/3 of it. It was an OK beer and a nice change from Cuenca's usual... But it wasn't enough to get the taste of stale... More 

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Thank Mike B
West Palm Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 21, 2016

I have lived in Cuenca for over a year. Just started going here and must say their Stout is excellent. I sit at the small bar and get great service. Pedro never fails to greet me by name and make a point to make me feel totally welcome. I have not tried the other beers they have on tap... Why,... More 

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Thank along-the-way
Guayaquil, Ecuador
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

bad beer, bad service. do i need to say more? yes. the waitress was always smiling, but never present. she took a long time bringing us the menu and taking our order, a really long time. the beer is not worth a try, we tried the golden one and it has an awful taste, specially at the end. in plain... More 

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Thank rrivadeneira
Cuenca, Ecuador
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed June 16, 2016

the Beer is good , but not excellent . But the real problem is their service . Staff should change. Would not go again.

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Thank GaleriaMashca
Durango, Colorado
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed May 24, 2016

I stopped in to sample a beer. I had the roja, not good at all. The worst part was the smell. It smelled like a open sewer. I thought maybe it was coming from outside but when I left, leaving half of a beer behind the air was fresh.

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Thank terrymcgowan2016
virginia beach, va
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2016

They offer a variety of draft-craft beers, which is rare in Ecuador. The nitro stout was my personal favorite. The ambiance was vintage and cozy. The small beer $2.50 was 500 mL and the large is served in a GIANT mug for $5.00. They offer bar snacks, play fun music, and have cute servers.

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Thank mr and mrs h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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Dinner, Drinks
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Antonio Borrero 4-58 / 4-62 y Honorato Vasquez, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?