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Moliendo Cafe

Honorato Vasquez 6-24, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-282-8710
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (44 reviews)
“arepas” (37 reviews)
“beans” (23 reviews)
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Latin, South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Honorato Vasquez 6-24, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is truly Colombian and quite unique. The prices are low which is right given that seating is very tight and limited.

Thank Andres_and_Angela
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You get soup, salad, meat and rice. Very tasteful and especially for $2.50 and choice of juice. Across from Oro Verde hotel.

Thank GPSMike
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner here one night while in Cuenca. It is located in the area between the Calderon Parque and the River and within walking distance from either. We chose this restaurant because it had good reviews and we wanted to try some more "local"...More

Thank dandddurango
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We tried the menu for each one of us. I loved everything they served us, especially the black beans (okay, I think I give black beans much credit!). The service was great. What I loved from the restaurant is that once you get in you...More

Thank ixkunde
Reviewed 22 July 2018

They have a new place on Calle Remigio Crespo. The food is good for a good price. the service is quick and friendly. Decor is simple but clean and nice.

Thank WNLight
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent customer service, great food and awesome value! You can’t go wrong ordering the daily lunch special for $2.50. Rice, beans, really tasty soup, fruit smoothie, meat, salad and banana! We stopped by every time we could for lunch!

Thank whitewtr23
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We were in Cuenca for 6 days, of that we ate the lunch special 3 of those days each time it was tasty. It was an exceptional deal you got a lot of food and excellent customer service. Each lunch consisted of soup, juice, salad,...More

Thank Manda G
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This was my 2nd time to Cuenca, but my first time to the Moliendo Cafe. I wish I hadn't waited! All the reviews regarding the friendly atmosphere, tasty food and great prices are right on the mark. I was there the week of 5/22/18 and...More

1  Thank turbojet1
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

The food and the staff are awesome. Great food at great prices. Clean and good atmosphere. Highly recommend!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We had a coffee mid-morning, following positive reviews here, and we were not disappointed. We had to follow it with a juice and came back to try the arepas later on, again not disappointed!! The owners were really nice and accommodating and needless to say,...More

Thank Enrique R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Honorato Vasquez 6-24, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-282-8710
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