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Benigno Malo 5-54 | Between Juan Jaramillo and Calle Larga, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 99 592 1215
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai noodles” (49 reviews)
“hummus” (25 reviews)
“chicken” (20 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 7 September 2017 via mobile

Being told about this little restaurant, went there to taste for myself. Food is great! Great mix of Italian, Asian and Ecuadorian influences. The pizza is great. Don't expect a regular pizza though, as it is crammed full with lots of ingredients. Also try the...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Tiesiboy
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I have a restricted diet and this restaurant was perfect. I had the vegetable, beef soup and the Thai chicken bowl with vermicelli noodles. My husband and I were visiting Cuenca for 5 days and we had a meal there on 3 of the days!...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Mejberg
Reviewed 22 August 2017

What a great find! I had the Thai noodles with shrimp for dinner and it was delicious. I was given a big bowl full of fresh vegetables, lots of tender shrimp, noodles, and a wedge of lime. Beautiful presentation, as well. I also was given...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Although it presents itself as a Dutch cafe the specialty is Thai food. Their ingredients are fresh and prepared on the spot. It is a small place but very nice and very reasonable. The chef (who worked in Gent and Amsterdam and speaks Dutch!) was...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Frank S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I've been to this restaurant many times and always come away completely satisfied. The staff is very friendly and if your Spanish is not good they are able to help. Menu is in English or Spanish and prices are very reasonable.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank sbottle
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I have had a lot of Thai Noodle Bowls in my life, but this was by far the best one. It was so flavourful, fresh and steaming hot.The service was friendly, accommodating and efficient. I would totally recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank colleent800
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I have dined here before but because it is so tiny, I did not seek while I am here this second time around. I forgot until I happen to pass by, then I walked in. The tiny front and the dining area at the back...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This restaurant was rated 1st in tripadvisor and has a Dutch chef. Reason for us Dutchies to definitely pay it a visit. We went without reservations and were lucky to get a table because 15 minutes later people were not so lucky. We were there...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank GuidoReist
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This little bistro has not only wonderful food, but it is presented like art. They have a marvelous Thai Bowl that is enough for two meals. I had what I thought would be a boring ham and cheese sandwich. It was a piece of art...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank bolderbrod
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I had the bruschetta as a starter ,(recommended by the very friendly waiter, sorry can't remember his name, venezuelien), and they were the best i ever had. The owner is also very nice and recommended me plenty of places to visit in town. Must place...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank donkey257
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
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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