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Maria’s Alemania Cafe - CLOSED

Eugenio Espejo 1-182 | Antonio Vallejo, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-283-4684
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (6 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
“german style” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly
Eugenio Espejo 1-182 | Antonio Vallejo, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Due to circumstances beyond her control, Maria now offers the bakery in a small location at the bottom of the Los Cedros bridge where it connects with Victor Manuel Albornoz (4-97) every Saturday. She brings freshly baked, German-style, sweet rolls, braided breads, loaves and more...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Maria's Alemania Cafe is famous in Cuenca for its delicious German bakery and cafe on Calle Hermano Miguel. Today, I walked over to a little organic vegetable stand on Victor Manuel Albornoz and Los Cedros and was amazed to find Maria's Alemania bakery right there...More

1  Thank Karen K
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I had been searching a month for a good breakfast spot, somewhere with coffee and a good amount of food, but also somewhere that wasn't $8 a plate nor a $0.70 piece of bread that would be leave me hungry in an hour. This plate...More

Thank Kalomfa
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Well, may be better than most of the bakeries. However the bread although it has a dark outer, jut is NOT German bread. The texture is nowhere near a German bread. I'm English and God knows what a German might make of it. I tried...More

Thank refugeeanne
Reviewed 24 February 2016

My wife and I stopped into this bakery at least four times during our visit to Cuenca. We were never disappointed with any of our purchases. Just make sure you walk the right direction from Plaza Calderon, otherwise you will be hungry and lost for...More

Thank deamiller
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Best German bread and German pastry at affordable price , specialities marzipan , the bakery also has a coffee shop important the back !

1  Thank Cinziatorres
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The bakery is excellent. Whenever we are in the area, we make it a point to stop and pick up breads and some of their delicious pastries. We usually get the carrot bread loaf (not sweet) and the Danishes. The donuts are some of the...More

Thank gemnerd
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The best bakery in Cuenca, excellent rich, flavorful breads, buns and heavenly sweets. Best to return regularly and try different breads and sweets each visit. Also a great place for coffee or light lunch. Beware, usually sold out by 3 pm.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Nice food, simple hueca -- not wall to wall gringitos, thank GodBread and pastries are always good here.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Expensive but increible homemade breads, rye options and great cakes. We went here on our first cuenca discovery trip last year and one loaf would last us a few days, well worth the price.

Thank Chad F
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  • Address: Eugenio Espejo 1-182 | Antonio Vallejo, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-283-4684
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