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El Tokte


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

This place was awesome! The lunch menu is the best deal here, which was all vegan and super reasonable for only $4.50. It included fresh lemon/lime water, a creamy carrot soup, a lentil burger and salad with guacamole, and a mini slice of their delicious...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sarahkinzler
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I went to this place for a quick late lunch and it was fine but a little pricey for the portion. I had a small sandwich with 2 kinds of hummus, which tasted good, but it was kind of mushy and not very big. I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

We liked the juices a lot. Very fresh and tasty. So five stars for that. We didn’t try anything else so we cannot say anything about the food.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 681justusv
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

A great place for soup or salad at lunch, great value! Also a place to pick up spices and Greek yogurt - thick and delicious!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Michael K
EL-TOKTE, Manager at El Tokte, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for taking your time for the review Michael. Hope to see you soon!!

Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Such a welcome find in Cuenca! The daily lunch special is a soup, a nice bowl of fresh vegetarian food and a small desert, was $3.75 when I was just there. Food is tasty and super healthy, using all local organic produce. The staff is...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank scarrolan
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

I'm very happy to have found this place. After a couple of months in Ecuador, I missed the amount of greens I'm used to eating in California, and living on the typical restaurant diet here of meat/bread/rice, and fruit but little greens, I was feeling...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Artydog
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

If you are vegan or are looking for healthy options, you will absolutely love this place. Even if you aren't looking for health conscious choices, this food is awesome! The daily soup and salad combinations are to die for. The salads are not just "a...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed December 25, 2016

We went here for snack and juice. Service was prompt and food was OK but the price was much higher than in comparable places in Cuenca.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank NayiU
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Live Green is my favorite place to go in Cuenca! Marcelo is amazingly sweet and kind. All of the smoothies, juices, and superfoods are healthy and delicious. I rave about this place when I go back to the US. I miss it!

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Tatorbugg
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

I love the smoothies here, so healthy. They have many superfoods such as acai, turmeric, spirulina, maca etc. There's lots of options, you can buy seeds, nuts etc. It's hard to find this variety of healthy ingredients in normal life, I try to get a...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Dave G
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Beverly S
September 24, 2015|
Response from EL-TOKTE | Property representative |
Hello! We do have magnesium chloride. You can visit us in any of our stores. 1: Gran Colombia 987 y Padre Aguirre / 2: Luis Moreno Mora 323 y Francisco Moscoso
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