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Alma Bendita


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Reviewed September 7, 2016

This is a lovely restaurant on the second floor, close to Parque Calderon. I like that you have a choice of 2 or 3 entrees for your lunch, along with different sides. At $3.75, it's a bit more than most almuerzos in Cuenca, but it's...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank flordelaluna
Reviewed July 23, 2016

The almuerzo has slight variations (with or without soup, one main or two mains, etc.) and is served cafeteria style. It isn't a vegetarian restaurant but has at least one vegetarian choice. All you can drink juice -- sweetened or unsweetened. Going before 1:00 to...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Shizzer
Reviewed April 27, 2016

A great place for lunch, we enjoyed their daily menu for $3.75. The place is a bit hard to find, as it is upstairs but worth seeking out. It is clean and pleasnat - and the staff is very friendly and helpful. I especially liked...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank sanguinewanderer
Reviewed April 7, 2016

This is a higher-class almuerzo, and the price reflects. First, you get a choice for the main dish and as much or little as you want for the sides. They usually have a vegetarian choice for the main dish as well. For 3.75, I got...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank JenniLuv
Reviewed March 26, 2016

This restaurant is only open at lunch time serving a fixed price lunch which is excellent! Need to get there before 1 pm or else full of local business folk.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Michael K
Reviewed February 18, 2016

I eat at Alma Bendita on a regular basis and seldom experience disappointment. The restaurant environment is pleasant and clean. The staff are friendly and efficient. For $3.75 you can choose one of 3 entre options along with salad, rice, a side dish, soup, desert...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank RubyVanGogh
Reviewed October 10, 2015

personallized atention is good, but not to much, besides they are all the time, is this ok? you want more... I mean a little bite is ok, but Not too much, i dont like people when is like that, but the menu is ok, with...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Julio R
Reviewed September 17, 2015

We got a recommendation from a friend for this restaurant. We tried it out today and it was excellent. There are two options there for lunch. You can go for a single meat for $3.50 or up to THREE meats for $4.00. I opted for...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank CrabbyFatGuy
Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Delicious mid-day meal with quality ingredients, superb preparation and lovely, friendly atmosphere. Comfortable seating. Plenty to eat for $3.75. We will be back!

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank John F
Reviewed March 13, 2015

This restaurant serves meals all day but they are best known for their lunch buffet called an amuerzo in Spanish. The cost per person is only $3.75, which is not the least expensive in Cuenca but for the money, it is the best we have...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Gary H
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