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A pedir de Boca

Benigno Malo 5-54 | Between Juan Jaramillo and Calle Larga, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 99 592 1215
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai noodles” (31 reviews)
“hummus” (24 reviews)
“chicken” (18 reviews)
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International, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Benigno Malo 5-54 | Between Juan Jaramillo and Calle Larga, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very attentive waiter and lots of flavor in the Thai noodles. Not the style of noodles I’m used to but the veggies were very crunchy and tasty. Cooked perfectly.

Thank Mela M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Artfully presented and very tasty meal, we ordered the Thai Noodle bowls, one with shrimp and one with beef. Firstly, don't expect rice noodles or a Pad Thai type dish. This comes with ramen style thin noodles, lots of julienned vegetables ( including beets, a...More

Thank senorvivo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic diner accompanied by great conversation with the Dutch speaking chef. Speciality of the house is Thai noodles and they indeed come highly recommended! Also be sure to take a desert as these are hand made :-) and super tasty. They also have...More

Thank Sanne d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Thai Noodles are reminiscent of Asian dishes because there's a hint of sesame oil and the dish blends many things together, to arrive at what is a masterpiece of texture and flavor. The flavor here is its own and it is a unique gift....More

Thank JahnaviSR
Reviewed 22 October 2017

It's a tiny spot with limited seating. When we arrived at 7:30PM, the kitchen was closing and all that was available was the pasta dishes. I was a little bummed but we decided to try the Thai Noodles. We were so pleased with our entrees!...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed with our dinning experience. we never got our 2 appetizers we ordered . I didn't get what I asked for.. I felt like I was being pressured to get the pasta dish, when I wanted something else. Basicly .. people...More

Thank Rolanda M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I had heard so many great things about the bowls, and I was not disappointed. Flavorful, spicy (if you want), and full of subtleties. One of my favorite places.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Our last night in Cuenca we have eaten at A Pedir de Bocca. It is a lovely small place with a great chef. As other reviews already told us the chef can speak Dutch because of his previous jobs in Netherland and Belgium. He made...More

Thank Josje1994
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Cute little restaurant close to the cathedral that looks promising. Unfortunately the dishes on the menu have been attributed to countries that would certainly not claim them as their own. The not very tasty picante sauce (same sauce in both the Vietnamese soup and Thai...More

Thank Secret Garden R
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Without the great TA reviews, you'd walk straight past this place. There are a few more tables, through the back in the quirky dining room. Quite different food from most other Ecuador restaurants. Only restaurant on our Ecuador trip that we went back to, for...More

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6 October 2016|
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Response from Joan V | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember exactly but they were significantly less expensive than any other quality meals in Cuenca...and that's what brought us back again and again, as well as the great service and ambiance.
Laurie L
6 March 2016|
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Response from Jnanayog | Reviewed this property |
Can't speak for Sunday morning or at what time But we have been there on Sunday pm around 1'ish. Trust this is helpful for you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
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10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benigno Malo 5-54 | Between Juan Jaramillo and Calle Larga, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 99 592 1215
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