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Reviewed February 26, 2019

Loved this charming restaurant and had a really nice lunch there. Would definitely visit again on out next visit to Cuenca.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Cathy F
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Quaint spot, lots of plants. But rustic but inviting. We had the almuerzo. Delicious papaya juice, not over sugared. Cream of spinach soup, a huge bowl. Guatita, it was a medium sized portion, the sauce the potatoes and soya were in was quite tasty. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Laura J
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed lunch at La Quinua. All food made fresh to order. Pleasant courtyard setting and service. Wonderful chef with real love of food and desire to please. Food so fresh it is like it fell from the garden to plate.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank YampySouthFlorida
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The owner/chef uses fresh ingredients, organic when he can, and everything is freshly made. It's tough to figure out their hours, but if you're passing by and they're open, definitely have some tasty, healthful food there.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RockinCuenca
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Being a vegan, I was delighted to discover Quinua in Cuenca. Except for some dishes and the pizza which come with cheese, there are no animal products to be found here. Cesar, the owner, waiter and chef has himself been vegan for 16 years. He...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

We ate here twice for dinner, and both times our servings were so big that we took some home with us. The food was specially prepared, so expect to wait a little, but its well worth it - absolutely delicious. The owner is very health-conscious...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank tiadora
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Everything is cooked to order. A beautiful space with clean, delicious food and atmosphere, off the busy street and with pure tranquility.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank mommyceo
Reviewed July 3, 2016

We ate here many times in the two months that we are in Cuenca. The food is always fresh and wonderful. The almurezo is $3.50 with the tax. Cesar is the owner and he is great to talk to and is a great chef. By...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank kinaga
Reviewed May 9, 2016

What a great little find! It's easy to miss, just a small doorway. One day I was walking by and noticed a funky looking little dining room, full of light, hanging plants and an odd collection of knick-knacks. I ate there a few days later...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank kgparks
Reviewed February 29, 2016

Opening hours are somewhat of a mystery, but if you find it open for a midday meal, you are fortunate indeed. The portions are gigantic, the quality excellent, the surroundings comforting.

Date of visit: March 2015
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