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Arbol de La Vida Cafe

Antonio Ante E 68-24 | Sucre, Urcuqui 100650, Ecuador
+593 6-294-0045
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“the owner” (2 reviews)
“thursday” (3 reviews)
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10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Antonio Ante E 68-24 | Sucre, Urcuqui 100650, Ecuador
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Went with a tour to this cafe and had great coffee and indigenous Ecuadorian foods to try. The owner also provided a nice history lesson about Ecuador. Nice visit.

Thank tazyd
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Looking for a a nice clean place with home baked goods we just happened to park next to the lovely little cafe. People great and food delicious. Wanted to get back there again but it didn't work out. Abol de vida Cafe is well worth...More

Thank richardmwainwright
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Arbol de Vida is a delightful place to visit. The owners have lovingly restored and whimsically redecorated an old colonial building. The lunches are perfect and low priced. The cuisine could rightly be called Ecuadorian Fusion, as it is a mixture of many different styles...More

Thank gphil108
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

It is definitely one of the best restaurants I have visited in Ecuador. Food is so delicious and varied. There is also an international day every Thursday in addition to salad bar every Friday. Dessert is a must have every time we are there! Apart...More

Thank Rasha S
Sarah D, Owner at Arbol de La Vida Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your incredible review!!!!!!! So glad you feel at home in our cafe and we really appreciate you taking the time to write on trip advisor. Sarah and Eloy

Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

We were having a family weekend around Urcuqui and we bumped into this lovely cafe. The decoration is really interesting, it is in a new age - ecological kind of style, the owners redecorated the whole place when they bought a really old house. The...More

Thank dkiddo
Reviewed October 4, 2017

It seems like it has been more than a year since we visited this unique and wonderful cafe in the little town of Urcuqui, near Yachay. It was a delight to see the owner again, and to find the food and atmosphere is still thriving...More

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed July 6, 2017

The atmosphere here is so warm and welcoming! The restaurant is very well-designed and eclectic with beautifully painted wall murals, great books, games, and a small area selling local artisan made jewelry. The staff and owners are so kind, helpful, and friendly, the food is...More

Thank floralove88
Reviewed May 29, 2017

This wonderful place a bit off the main square to the east, is worth the search. They have an eclectic international menu, and lots of great coffee drinks. They have gone out of their way to create a comfortable, fun place to dine, and have...More

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed May 11, 2017

This place always has a delicious variety. The food is Amaaazing! Thursday is international food day and this time it was France, I must say, never had a french onion soup, but I am definitely a fan now!

Thank Alexander Y
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

The place and the food is really amazing. They have different cuisines each day, and a great collection of books.

1  Thank janojpmb
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Antonio Ante E 68-24 | Sucre, Urcuqui 100650, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Urcuqui
  • Phone Number: +593 6-294-0045
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