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El Cafe de Las Monjas

Calle Santo Tome 2, 45002 Toledo, Spain
+34 925 22 26 03
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“churros” (19 reviews)
“marzipan cake” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle Santo Tome 2, 45002 Toledo, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place does get busy, but it's reasonably spacious, and does offer good chocolate con churros. OK, they are not exactly healthy, but hey, it's part of the experience of visiting Spain.

Thank idmurphy2016
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your valoration.

Reviewed 13 October 2018

We needed to take a break from exploring Toledo on a hot September afternoon. We dropped in for helado and some drinks-food, prices and service and atmosphere were all fine, and the air conditioning was very welcome! Having a few words of Spanish would be...More

Thank evets1232016
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your opinions. We work daily to improve, and to be able to serve them as they deserve.

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Ordered Churros with hot choc & a cup of choc milkshake. The choc milkshake was really just regular milkchoc with cream on top. The churros is salty. The hot choc is just powdered choc. Such a let down. The review is just too good to...More

Thank fazrenaaziz
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Customer, We deeply regret that your experience was not positive. Our products are what they are, there are people who like them and others do not. In his case they were not to his liking, nothing to object. Thank you for your opinions.

Reviewed 18 September 2018

On a hot day, this was a nice place to stop. We ordered a couple of cold drinks and some cake. The cakes were a good size, the chocolate cake was a bit heavy, the violet cake was excellent. The lady working this day didn't...More

Thank Eddie M
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Dear customer. Thank you for your comments and ratings. Part of the staff we have, does not speak English as you comment. It is a lack that we have to correct. We are looking for English classes to try to solve this aspect. Thank you...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Had passed this place a few times, it looked so inviting, we went after mass on Sunday at the Cathedral. The coffee was just ok, the marzipan cake was delicious but the whole experience spoiled by the waitress who is just in a bad mood....More

Thank Dolly007Gateshead
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Dear customer. Thank you for your comments and ratings. We always want to take care of our product as well as the attention to our customers. We will talk to the staff, since that attitude is not what we pursue as a business. Thank you.

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

while my friends opted for cold beer at a nearby joint in the tailend of summer, i preferred the hot chocolate with the less greasy churros inside this airconditioned coffeeshop. i didn’t try anymore its marzapan because they were too pricey. a shout-out to the...More

Thank 811irenef
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Dear Irene F, thank you very much for your comments and ratings. We are happy that your experience was positive and you could enjoy a little rest in our place. We have several people who cater to the clients, each one with very powerful aspects...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

How on earth can someone mess up with frozen churros? They've done it! Sacrilege! Making chewie churro in a bland chocolate. Lousy business model that can only fool you once. The sweets are also industrial so do not border looking here for anything authentic.More

Thank Aguerrero66
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear customer. Thank you for your opinions and considerations, we will analyze them to see that margin of improvement we can apply and work. Just make two points, on the one hand the churros makes us a churrero with a tradition of 40 years in...More

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Speak little English. Nice ambiance with air conditioner in the hot summer days. Fairly good churros and chocolates. Variety of pastry and breads to pick from. The cafe theme is Nun’s recipes i think :) wish I can read Spanish!

Thank Ekimccc
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Dear EKIMCCC. We are very grateful for your comments and ratings. Also we would like to better dominate the English language, in fact several members of the staff are studying and practicing to improve our level. Thanks a lot. A greeting

Reviewed 15 May 2018

While walking around the city we were told we had to sample the classic Marzipan pastries. With no real pricing on the dessert display, we just ordered two. They were delicious but rather sweat. Glad we did. Oh--each were 3.60 euro. Yikes!! We should have...More

Thank Norma M
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Dear Norma M. Thank you for your assessment. As for the price of our products, we receive your opinion to study it. Thanks a lot.

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Nice churros with hot chocolate, a good place to relax a bit if you are taking a stroll in the city. You can take away cakes and marmelades,etc. or sit down. Despite not being a specialist, I thought the churros were not that greasy compared...More

Thank Lotus_Wasp
Maitreraul, jefe de sala at El Cafe de Las Monjas, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Dear Lotus_Wasp. Thank you very much for your opinions. It was a pleasure for us to share some time with you. Your comments help us to keep alive the motivation needed to develop our work. Thank you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santo Tome 2, 45002 Toledo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Toledo  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +34 925 22 26 03
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