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Alexander Coffee

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Potosi # 1091, La Paz, Bolivia
2406482
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La Paz, Bolivia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

My wife and I enjoy our coffee and were glad we found this place. Their coffee is good, if not great, but definitely a lot better than some of the liquids we were served as ´coffee´ in Bolivia. There´s a good range of cakes and pastries to go with the cuppa as well. Service was attentive when we went, half... More 

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Antibes, France
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107 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is the kind of place you go for a treat - big slices of cake for 20Bs + !!? not cheap! But the wifi was excellent and the staff let us hang around there for I think 3 hours without once giving us a dirty look or asking us to move. The hot chocolate thought quite delicious made with... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

We had a light tea here after a day of touring. Good coffee, sandwiches and baked goods. Clean establishment with plenty of seating on two floors. Can purchase ground coffee to take home.

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Thank MarySLakeland
Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

We stopped in here twice for lunch and had very good food and very good coffee as well. Portions were so huge that the second time there we shared one meal.

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Fairfield, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

I ate at this Alexander Coffee twice, it is on the corner for anyone walking down Potosi. I ordered the "breakfast tacos" but it does turn out that you only get one, with a little salsa. For the price (30 Bs), I did expect a bit more. the cafe con leche was good, but cost 13 Bs. Overall, I did... More 

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Thank Corrinek78
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Alexanders is a chain and there are several scattered around the La Paz area, and at the airport. It has consistently good expresso drinks and if you are a USer or CAnadian and miss muffins and french pastries and sandwiches and salads, it has a good selection of all of these. Also, very good salads and sandwiches, and the salads... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Alexander is the major chain of coffee in the city and is always a good reliable cup that also offers some good pastries.

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Thank JA Experiences N
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

I've been to a few Alexander Coffee, downtown, airport and somewhere else. Good place to find a good cup of coffee without paying North American prices. Mind you in terms of Bolivian standards it is already expensive. It's pretty low key, very relaxed, nice ambience, nothing too fancy. I found it had a very local vibe.

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Thank JABuenafe
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Great place to just relax & enjoy a good cup of coffee. Staff are friendly & helpful. Located in the CBD it's only one block up from the main city street.

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Thank Slahma
Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

A good place to have a cup of coffee, right in the city center. The staff is nice, expect to pay approx. 26 BOL ( approx 3,5 USD ) for a good cappuccino. A little bit touristic but don't forget La Paz is not a city specially full of tourists so it's okay.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Potosi # 1091, La Paz, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  La Paz
  • Phone Number: 2406482

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?