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Cafe Rio Intag

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De Octubre 9 | Parque San Francisco, Cotacachi 100350, Ecuador
+593 6-256-6029
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Cotacachi, Ecuador
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't drink coffee so I can't tell you how the coffee is(though friends say it is excellent) , but there hot chocolate and juices are the best. The furniture is homey and the atmosphere very friendly. Expats and Ecuadorians mingle in a comfortable atmosphere. There are three levels to the cafe so there is lots of room for socializing.... More 

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Thank AndesInstitute
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This cafe is an act of love. Promoting locally grown Intag Coffee and simple breakfasts. They also have arts and crafts from women's coop. It's a good meet up place for people from the Intag. I do wish they'd have a greater variety of food.

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Thank L P
Cotacachi, Ecuador
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great coffee and pastries. Coffees with liquores and chocolates. Great servive and great pasteries. great outside seeting

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Thank remoore2001
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Very nice place with great selection various types of coffee and also offer liquor drinks as well. Additionally, the offer some pastries. Next door is a bakery offering numerous items to complement your coffer. Some staff members speak some English.

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Thank Bob K
Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Rio Intag has good coffe and service. It is a good place to meet friends and have a chat. I have been to the Cafe many times and the service is consistent.

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Thank BRUCE F
Windsor, CO
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great off the main road place. Very friendly! A couple of block off of the road. Good coffee straight from the pickers.

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Thank leianneromero
Cotacachi, Ecuador
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

They make the best brewed coffee drinks. And they make liqour drinks, I had an Irish Coffee and it was delicious.

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Thank Saunie F
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

They have a variety of cakes made with local and traditional ingredients like quinoa, mortiño (kind of blueberry) carrots etc, and they are really good, also the atmosphere it's really nice, good service, the owners are really young so they always making improvements and accept all suggestions. I will not give my opinion about the coffee because Every body have... More 

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Thank Karla A
Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Being so called "aussie coffee snobs" we have been struggling to find anywhere in South America that serves good coffee. Intag was recommended and lived up to its reputation. Great coffee and great service!

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Thank fep922
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Cafe Rio Intag is a popular place among the many expats who frequent this establishment. Here one will find great coffee and fresh pastries.

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Thank padreone2000

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Octubre 9 | Parque San Francisco, Cotacachi 100350, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Cotacachi
  • Phone Number: +593 6-256-6029

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