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Grecia

Gran Colombia 9-69, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-282-4869
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible6%
21 Aug 2017
“Only Greek thing is the name”
24 Apr 2017
“Fanesca!”
Open Now
09:00 - 20:00 Hours
CUISINES
Ecuadorean, South American
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LOCATION
Gran Colombia 9-69, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The menu is more Italian than anything else, and the decor ethnic Cuenca, so not sure why the name!?!? They have a lunch special, that again, was pure Ecuadorian. The soup was good, thick pasta and veggies. You get a juice and rice with either...More

Thank lee9
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Fanesca is a traditional Ecuadoran soup served only during the Easter holidays. I tried the Fanesca at Grecia and enjoyed it. It's full of grains (supposedly 12 different grains to symbolize the 12 apostles), beans, potatoes, a creamy broth, avocado, and salted fish. I'l try...More

Thank regradyjr
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We came in for lunch special and for $3 we got soup, a plate lunch with chicken and pork with a small salad. They served it with a fruit drink that was unfamiliar to me but good with the meal. It was good and came...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

Nothing Greek about it. We ordered chicken and fish both came pounded looking like a piece of cardboard the sauce on the fish didn't help.

Thank HTSSS
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I usually try and avoid writing poor reviews, but a week ago Saturday we stopped in for their almuerzo, and for the first time ever in Cuenca we had very poor soup as a first course. It was a very thin, tasteless broth with a...More

Thank sburkerd
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Passing a small Pan eatery in Cuenca, There is a recessed walk that leads you to the door of a very quiet and casual place to sit, eat and converse. I have to say that since I arrived at about 7:20pm, I was one of...More

1  Thank Tony L
Reviewed 28 April 2014

I really love arroz con camarones (shrimp with rice) and order it often whenever I eat out. Many places have it, and it varies from place to place. Once I found out how good it is at Grecia, I always order it whenever I go...More

Thank sanguinewanderer
Reviewed 17 January 2014

We walked by Grecia today and decided to try it out for lunch. We had chalufan (a bit dry, and maybe a bit burned), french fries (above average), plus a strawberry milk shake (with chocolot syrup inside the glass?... no thanks). Overall a very forgettable...More

1  Thank MindStorm00
Reviewed 30 June 2013

Grecia is across the road from our apartment, so very convenient to drop in for 'almuerzo' ( fixed price lunch) of soup, plate of rice, salad and meat, juice and dessert for about $3. Service is fast, value is great!

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 20 May 2013

W came across this place after our intended destination was closed. I hate writing bad reviews but this place was not good. I ordered the Soup of the Day and it was tasty but barely qualified as warm. I So was the beer. They had...More

Thank CaptAlStCroix_USVI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Ecuadorean, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 20:00
Thursday
09:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gran Colombia 9-69, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-282-4869
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