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Moliendo Cafe

Honorato Vasquez 6-24, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-282-8710
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (41 reviews)
“arepas” (39 reviews)
“beans” (23 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Latin, South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly
Honorato Vasquez 6-24, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food and the staff are awesome. Great food at great prices. Clean and good atmosphere. Highly recommend!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a coffee mid-morning, following positive reviews here, and we were not disappointed. We had to follow it with a juice and came back to try the arepas later on, again not disappointed!! The owners were really nice and accommodating and needless to say,...More

Thank Enrique R
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Off the main tourist area but not too far made this an enjoyable, quick lunch. They were very busy (good sign) and the Executive lunch was $4 including good juice, a banana, rice, beans & meat. Friendly...some English...but just point to other people's meals and...More

Thank Anonymous855
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

went here based on the overwhelmingly positive reviews. The woman running the show was really friendly and accommodating, but i must admit, i found the food to be nothing special, in fact quite average, and not living up to the hype. I had the most...More

Thank K S
Reviewed April 18, 2018

I studied at Yanapuma language school for 2 weeks; this cafe was the consensus recommendation by the students. I ate here 5 or 6 times, my favorite lunch spot. Google Maps is somewhat inaccurate in Cuenca so I had to search for the location even...More

Thank Gabachoviejo
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

It is pretty common to hear the bell ring every two to three minutes....followed by a “GRACIAS!!!!” Great food...great attitude of service

Thank Sansaiz
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This a nice little restaurant directly across the street from Hotel Oro Verde Cuenca at Av Ordonez Lasso S/N, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador. I don't know the exact address, but the GPS coordinates are 2° 53.357'S 79° 1.941'W. The address for the restaurant is in the...More

Thank P30
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

This small restaurant located on the very busy Av. Ordóñez Lasso is a Little gem of a place.We had the special of the day which includes juice, main meal which included a choice of meat served with rice, salad and guacamole and a very tasty...More

Thank Happy-seniors2
Reviewed February 27, 2018

Arepas are the specialty at this family-owned restaurant near Calle Larga in El Centro, Cuenca. Service here is friendly and personal and the food preparations are as fresh as they can be. I've never been disappointed with a meal here. Portions are large and the...More

1  Thank Gary K
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Having studied in Bogota, Colombia for six months (50 years ago this year), I was thrilled to find this special restaurant on Honorato Vasquez in historic Cuenca. It is packed at lunchtime which starts at noon for the "official" almuerzo for about $3.00. The food...More

1  Thank LowellandLowell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Honorato Vasquez 6-24, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-282-8710
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