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Cafe Austria

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Hermano Miguel and Bolivar, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 7-284-0899
08:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:30
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Delicioso desayuno, nutritivo y fresco. Pan integral hecho en casa, Muesli y yogurt. Café. Gran atención aunque es mejor hacerse pana de los meseros antes. Delicious nutritious breakfast, great home made bread, its good to call attention and be friendly to waiters to get great treatment, (just a tip there)

1 Thank Ana F
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming restaurant, has wonderful specials through week. There's a happy hour each day from 6 to eight, very pleasant atmosphere, good service, staff have very little English, but is manageable

Thank Irish295
Keighley, United Kingdom
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211 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We pounded the streets looking for somewhere to eat and found this place. Wasn't too sure about it at first but we had a lovely meal and it wasn't too expensive

Thank Davancar
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The Austrian-type food is simply deplorable. Salads are decent, however, and ambiance with classical and Latin jazz background is refreshing. Café con leche is superlative, with pitcher of hot leche to the side. So stop for a coffee and forget the rest.

Thank Roger R
Springfield, Illinois
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851 reviews
549 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is a nice cafe where we had a snack and coffee after a day exposing the city. Staff were courteous and nice. Good food.

Thank Clevlander
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This place is a good option for those looking for a break from the local fare. They have nice fresh salads and good hot drinks. I came in for the set lunch menu, and they were willing to make a few alterations to accommodate my vegetarian diet, which I greatly appreciated. The prices are of course a bit higher than... More 

Thank TVTrav
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Service was quick and I enjoyed my 'gringo breakfast'. A little pricey for local Ecuadorian standards at $6.80 for that breakky, when you can get something similar for $3.50 elsewhere. However, you're paying for the pleasant decor, good wifi and ability to sit and relax somewhere comfortable while you read a book or work on your computer, for example. Can't... More 

Thank gemgemmm_
Sanibel Island, Florida
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100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Excellent place to stop for afternoon sweets, coffee and drinks. They have full bar service and a great menu with many selections. You can order a full meal, a sandwich, breakfast at any time and just about any beverage. I loved it. I will definitely return to have "Goulash" that was on the menu. The cakes and tortes are very... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The Chocomenta, hot chocolate with cream de mint was exceptionally good. I have had their chocolate deserts before and they were also excellent. Now, they need to start accepting the GringoTree discount card. It would prompt me to come back more offer.

Thank Hugh P
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Nice service, good food in a charming atmosphere. The service was spot on and the food was classic. We tried the lasagna among others...delicious! Try the potato soup..just an overall nice place for dinner.

Thank Deemoreno

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hermano Miguel and Bolivar, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Azuay Province  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +593 7-284-0899

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