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Koala Cafe

Calle Ayacucho No 5, Potosi, Bolivia
+591 2 6228050
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“cake” (6 reviews)
“quinoa soup” (6 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, International
Calle Ayacucho No 5, Potosi, Bolivia
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

At 45 bolivianos this is expensive for a set lunch. They only had one choice of soup, not the 5 on the menu. This was a tomato cup a soup with lumps of powder still floating in it. Main was llama steak and chips. Tasted...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Read a few reviews criticising the food here, but actually I thought it was great. Certainly some of the best veggie food in Potosi. Coffee wasn't *amazing*, but the chocolate cake was, and the veggie burger was top drawer. Took my laptop and spent a...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I was the only person here when I arrived but that wasn't a problem. Value for money is excellent as only 40bs for an almuerzo which includes a crepe - this was very cheesy and very filling, quinoa soup - really delicious and huge, could...More

Thank Eliza A
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I usually try to find one redeeming value in a restaurant. The lentil burger was tasty, though much smaller than the giant hamburgers at other tables. Otherwise, the only one I found here was that they did not make us pay for the food. Overall,...More

Thank AdventurePhiles
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We ended up here on a sunday, almost everywhere else was closed. We had a vegetable lasagna and a vegetable pie. The service was not very good, the food was ok, just overpriced. The lasagna was partially very salty. Wouldn't necessarily recommend, just if you...More

Thank Mi L
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Good value, tasty set lunch and nice atmosphere. Got food poisoning a few hours later - I think my vegetarian lasagne was not reheated very well. Unfortunate as otherwise a nice place with good options.

Thank R T
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We went to koala after reading reviews about the awesome and filling set menu for 40 bolivianos and we were not disappointed. We could hardly even finish our meal. The vegetable soup was one of the yummiest things I have ever eaten and I struggled...More

Thank Linley S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I ate twice here during a recent trip, the food is fantastic and the portions are large. The 40 Boliviano set lunch was more than I could eat -- a cheese crepe, huge bowl of quinoa soup, a lentil burger with fries, and a piece...More

Thank peter826
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Food is average but the menu deal dia had four courses, including pancakes, soup, a burger and a slice of cake (a huge slice of cake). Good value. Service was ok, slowish. It's close to the main square, opposite the casa de la moneda and...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Fresh and delicious vegetables, which is hard to find in Bolivia. Also good cake and coffee. Nice location with beautiful view. Good price-performance ratio.

Thank Bernadette P
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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Ayacucho No 5, Potosi, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Potosi Department  >  Potosi
  • Phone Number: +591 2 6228050
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