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Live Green Superfoods

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Gran Colombia 9-87 | Padre Aguirre, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 99 944 8458
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10:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Sat 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Boulder, Colorado
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Need your superfood smoothie? This is THE place. Marcelo, the owner, speaks beautiful English, has the cleanest ingredients available in the city, and really knows his stuff. A smoothie and a bowl of yogurt is a fine way to start your daily adventure. The store also stocks loose ingredients, like turmeric and powdered ginger and sesame seeds and fresh nuts.... More 

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Thank mommzceo
Austin, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is a life-saver within the eat-out landscape of Cuenca. There are not a whole lot of healthy options in the city. Live Green Superfoods offers a wide array of smoothies (#9 is my fave) at a reasonable price for a good sized portion. I generally feel full after consuming one of their delicious smoothies. Additionally, they have some... More 

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

We love to shop at this little gem! The staff are so nice and helpful and really care about their customers. Love the Greek yogurt, macadamia nuts and, well, everything we've ever purchased there! It's a bit difficult to get to this shop these days because of the tram construction but it's so worth the extra effort!!

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I finally found a place that sells a few hard to find items like Maca and Cuzco pink salt. I was able to get some really great quality Maca by the pound with delivery service for only $2 the same day. The prices on the Maca are about half of what you would expect in the US. I have been... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

They also have a shop Francisco Moscoso y Luis Morena Mora. This is not in El Centro. However if you are shopping at Supermaxi El Vergel, they are two blocks away. Anyone who is near the Clinica Puacarbamba or is on Calle Paucarbamba, check it out. It is a bigger shop than the one in el centro.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

After spending a few weeks in Ecuador and feeling a little out of place, I found this tiny little shop! I loved it here! The owner and his family were amazing people and very helpful (especially with my spanglish!) The smoothies and the yogurt here are amazing and the fruits are to die for! I tried a different smoothie here... More 

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Thank TQueenRen
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

My friends and I had been mountaineering for a month in Ecuador, heartily missing greens and veggies. It took us several failed attempts to identify the tiny doorway of this place but once we did we went back every day! Delicious and healthy smoothies can totally be a meal replacement and there are also artisan soaps and nutrition supplements that... More 

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Thank Sienna F
Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Great smoothie place with other very healthy options for sale too. We had smoothies, plus were able to purchase fresh local goat milk greek yogurt. The chocolate bars are local and very good.

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Thank Greg S
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

It has a handy range for sure but the price and service (from the lady who was there when I was anyway) was shocking. The prices are high and the storage poor but the thing that got my goat was that after ordering 500g of dates that were a crazy price per kilo the lady then weighed out 436g and... More 

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Santa Monica, California, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

It's not easy traveling in Ecuador as a vegan. I was so thrilled to find this gem one block from my hotel in Cuenca. Clean, organic, fresh & delicious

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gran Colombia 9-87 | Padre Aguirre, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 99 944 8458
Description
Live Green Superfoods is a juice bar in Cuenca offering healthful concoctions with additions of chia, kale, wheatgrass, spirulina, goji, acai, coconut oil and different superfoods. Various vitamins and minerals. Our drinks can help improve your memory, foster better sleep, stimulate weight loss, boost your energy and detox your body. Besides you can get healthy products in our stores and organic market.

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