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C/ Sixto Duran Ballen S/N y Av. Quito, Mindo, Ecuador
+593 99 386 7154
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
17 Oct 2018
5 Jan 2018
“Great coffee, beautiful courtyard ”
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Cafe, South American, Ecuadorean
$$ - $$$
C/ Sixto Duran Ballen S/N y Av. Quito, Mindo, Ecuador
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We went here because it had such good reviews, but it was the worst coffee I've had in Ecuador. I didn't even finish the cup. Very disappointing for what is meant to be the home of coffee!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Recommended to us for great coffee, and it is. Enjoyed our drinks in the gorgeous inner courtyard, enjoyed chatting to the lovely owners. They do live music in the evening also.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank gingerscomfort
Reviewed 23 November 2016

What's not to like about 4 talented guys playing different types of music from Cuba, Brazil, Ecuador, and Venezuela! And the tea was a new taste sensation. Thanks Guys!

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank dbecker54
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

The coffee is amazing and the staff is extremely friendly. They use local coffee and chocolate. I had the Mochaccino. The chocolate is smooth. I've bought Ecuadorian chocolate before, this cafe has it on hand to purchase by the bar. Looking forward to coming in...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank amberh341
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Beautiful garden area was a great place to have a cappuccino or glass of Weitig, Ecuadorian sparking water (aqua con gaz). Picked up chocolate covered coffee beans.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Wrld_Trvllr87
Reviewed 27 February 2016

My husband and I stopped here every afternoon during our stay in Mindo to enjoy a pick-me-up cup of cappuccino. Loved the beautiful and romantic setting in both the restaurant and the lovely garden. We only enjoyed coffee here, but we did notice that live...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Cassie120667
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Mindo is a small town, and there's not much to do after dark. So this place is the one place where you can go after dinner and listen to music, and it doesn't disappoint. The band was great the night we were there, with a...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Brian S
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Live music from Wednesday to Saturday. Great people. The only alternative and cultural place to find in Mindo.

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank CanelaMuchacho
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We just went in for a coffee a couple of times. Nice place, friendly staff and apparently they have live music some evenings. Pretty good coffee and better than usual selection of teas, plus very very tasty chocolate brownie! The only proper food they have...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Thelastdodo2
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Caskaffesu is an Hostal and a great place to go to experience some of the best live Ecuadorian, Venezuelan, and other Latin music for a song. Last time I was there it was only a $3.00 cover charge. This place is one of the oldest...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank ToucanUcan
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Cafe, South American, Ecuadorean
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Sixto Duran Ballen S/N y Av. Quito, Mindo, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Mindo
  • Phone Number: +593 99 386 7154
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