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Reviewed 18 January 2020 via mobile

Great coffee place in town to taste and enjoy local coffee. Alejandra is lovely. Please book a tour with her at her coffee farm. You will learn a lot about coffee.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 5 January 2020

It was a fantastic, relaxing and personalised tour. We decided to book a more intimate tour to see the coffee production process. Santiago's didn't fail. It wasn't rushed, and we went with a 4 year old and 10 year old and everything about the experience...was perfect, even with kids. We also had a homemade lunch which was amazing. This is a highly recommended tour if you wish to see the coffee production process in this region. Thanks again Santiago and all the best. Cheers, SamMore

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

We booked a tour through our hotel and really enjoyed it. We met Alejandra at her family farm and started off with some delicious fruit. We then had a lovely tour of the coffee plantation and in depth explanation of everything involved in producing excellent...coffee. It was a unique opportunity to really understand the coffee culture and see the passion that goes into it. The tour was in (excellent) English. We also bought some coffee at the shop and are enjoying drinking it at home already.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

After our excellent tour around Santiago’s coffee farm we headed in to Quimbaya to taste the end product and Santiago’s twin sister’s homemade cakes. Everything was delicious and thoroughly enjoyed. The coffee was the best that I have tasted so far in Colombia very rich,...smooth and well rounded. The tour of the coffee farm in the morning was excellent and well recommended for anyone wishing to know about coffee. MikeMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

We called on the 25th of December to book a tour and Alejandra told me we could decide on the time. We had the little issue that we needed Spanish and English at the same time given my mom doesn't speak English. Alejandra and Santiago...didn't see a problem with that and we had a simultaneous tour. Alejandra took my mom (on spanish) and Santiago me and my husband ( in english). I really appreciate not only their knowledge but also their patience as we were with our 14 months old baby and they were really nice and sweet. We visited their farm and learnt not only about coffee but also fruits in the region. At the end we went to Quimbaya for a coffee tasting in their coffee shop which was great. I fully recommend this tour.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The visit to the farm finishing at the cafe in Quimbaya makes it a real coffee experience from a family thta has been in the business for 4 generations; Santiago is a passionate aout coffee and they are introducing new variaties, innovating to create gourment...coffees.More

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had a great trip to the farm and came back t enjoy the local coffee and some sweets.Alessandra makes all the pastries and makes herself. This is a sweet family fun business. The coffee is wonderful. Ask for her version of a coffee frappe.

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

After visiting the coffee farm with Santiago we went to the coffee shop he and his sister operate. The tour of the coffee farm was educational. Santiago is passionate about coffee and is progressive in bringing excellent coffee to the locals. The coffee shop could...be in any urban area and their coffee rivals most I have tasted!More

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Terrific coffee. I bought a bag of beans to take back to Canada. Comfortable and cozy modern atmosphere with home made cakes. Unusual for anywhere in Colombia outside of The main cities.

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We came here after touring Cafe de Altura's finca with Santiago. He was a joy to learn from and it was the most amazing tour at both the farm and in the cafe. He and his twin sister are brilliant entrepreneurs and continuing the legacy...of their family in Quimbaya. Bravo!More

Date of visit: October 2017
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16 November 2018|
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Hola! Tenemos tortas caseras, sándwich sencillo, almojabanas, achiras y otros snacks pequeños
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Cafe de Altura is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
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  • Value: 5