Wes the Mentalist and Hogar de Esperanza

Thanks to all the contributors who recently attended the show at Santorino, and to those who attended shows at Tutto Matto Pizzeria and Common Grounds. And thanks for those who contributed to Help Me to Help at La Yunta and for New Life contributions in Vilcabamba. Almost $2000 have been donated at Wes’s shows.
Thank you Cuenca contributors…even the skeptics.

A new show, scheduled for November is in the works. Watch for announcements. If you liked the first show, you’ll love the new collection of mystifying effects.

Wes Elliott: Thementalistwes@gmail.com .

City: Cuenca

La Guarida’s new hours

We are always looking to improve our services and are constantly changing for the best. Our new hours are:

Breakfast / Brunch. Tuesday through Saturday from 9 AM to 1 PM.
Film Projections. Wednesdays. Matinee at 1:30 PM. PM projection at 6:45 PM.
Concerts: Thursdays at 7:30 PM.
Dinner and group reservations: Fridays and Saturdays from 5:30 to 8:30 PM.

We are honored to project two incredible films this Wednesday.
At 1:30 PM. Pink Flamingos.
At 6:45 PM. La Llorona.

This Thursday, we’ll highlight the music of Juan Manuel Ochoa. Admission: $5.

Don’t miss the chance to come and have dinner in La Guarida. Now you may visit us on Fridays and Saturdays for dinner only. Our brunch menu will highlight our favorite dishes and we are adding some new additions.

October 5th, from 9 AM to 1 PM, Free, Mariscal Lamar and Luis Pauta, Cuenca.

Andres: underalias@gmail.com 099 806 8071

“NYC Jazz Quartet” at Jazz Society Café —Saturday, Oct. 9th

Featuring singer, Mariangel Mundaray
6 to 10 PM. Full food and beverage menu; come hungry!

Reservations: jazzsocietyofecuador@gmail.comm


“The Village Vanguard of Cuenca! I’ve spent $30 to $40 in New York just to listen to this quality of jazz. Cuenca is so lucky to have NYC Jazz. Great food and music.”
— Danielle Robertshaw

“If you haven’t been to Cuenca’s Jazz Society Café yet, do yourself a favor and check them out! I’ve been to jazz clubs and festivals around the world and the music here blew me away. The acoustics are fantastic and Jim Gala is undoubtedly an incredibly talented musician. The music, the food and drinks – just phenomenal!”
—Nigel Buchanan

Address: Los Cedros y Los Claveles Cuenca Ecuador
(one block north of Ordonez Lasso)

Activities and exhibition with artist, Moya Foley, at idiomART

Moya Foley was born and raised in Canada and moved to the northern coast of Ecuador in the late 1970s to find her own artistic expression. Since that time, she has been creating and teaching art in Ecuador. We are excited to have her come to idiomART in Cuenca and share her talents. She will have an art exhibition, she will speak at our first Saturday Salon, and she will be teaching two different collage classes.

Moya’s exhibition, “Sticks, Stones and Bone”, which is a collection of collage on canvas and shield sculptures, will be opening Thursday, Oct. 8, from 5 – 8 PM.
Moya says that, “The shields, as well as my collages, speak of dualities and of the existential need to be strong and yet vulnerable, to be open to both the joy and the pain. These coexisting concepts are expressed in the juxtaposition of materials – hard and soft, organic and manufactured.”

Moya will also talk about her experience as a Canadian artist living in Ecuador in our first Saturday Salon. As a young artist, recently graduated from art school in the 70s, Moya wanted to move to a place where she wouldn’t be influenced by other artists. She found herself living in a bamboo hut on the beach in Northern Ecuador and hasn’t looked back since! Moya will also read from her book titled, “Lifer: Tales of a Badgirl Artist in Ecuador”.

The Salon is Saturday, Oct. 9 at 10:30 AM. It costs $10 and light refreshments are provided.

To finish off the month, Moya will be giving a paper collage class and an object collage class. These are really fun, hands-on classes. Collage gives us the option of introducing elements that take the viewer by surprise, elements that wouldn’t normally be together, which provoke a second, deeper look at the image. For those who may not be exactly sure what they would like to create, Moya will bring sample collages of various artists and offer ideas for subject matter.

The Paper Collage class is Thursday, Oct. 28 from 9 AM – Noon
The Object Collage class is Friday, Oct. 29 from 9 AM – Noon
Each class costs $20; if you sign up for both, the cost is $35 total.

For additional information and to sign up for the salon and the classes, please contact: idiomartcuenca@gmail.com

Exhibition: Friday, Oct. 8 from 5 to 8 PM; Saturday Salon: Saturday, Oct. 9 at 10:30 AM; Paper Collage Class: Thursday, Oct. 28 from 9 AM – Noon; Object Collage Class: Friday, Oct. 29 from 9 AM – noon, fees are varied, idiomART is located at: Presidente Cordova, between Miguel Angel Estrella y Manuel Vega (diagonal from Coral Centro downtown), Cuenca.

Sarah HB

Common Grounds weekly entertainment

Common Grounds offers a wide variety of entertainment and specials ranging from Live bands on weekends and much more.

“Let’s Go Trivia” Tuesdays. from 6:30 to 8 PM.
Bilingual Gringo Bingo Wednesday 12:30 – 3:30 PM.
Thursday Tacos and Margaritas, staring at noon ‘til close.
Friday Night Fun Karaoke. at 7:30 PM
Saturday Night Live music: This, Oct. 9th, 7:30 PM a new band: “Funky Tu Madre”, is rocking the house. $5 cover.

Weekday Happy Hour: 3 to 7 PM. Be sure to check out our Facebook page to see what’s happening every week at Common Grounds Sports Bar and Grill, best sports bar in town.

More info. and reservations: 098 107 9406, Cristian.

October, 5th from noon to 10 PM, Eduardo Crespo Malo and Gran Colombia, Cuenca.

Cristian: 098 107 9406

Saturday morning language exchanges are back!

We kindly invite you to join our language exchange group Spanish-English/English-Spanish. After a year and a half of forced break, we come back with refreshed energy and a new-brand awesome location in El Centro. The sessions are aimed at people willing to improve their conversational skills putting them into practice in a realistic environment and with native speakers.

The sessions are guided by a bilingual facilitator (a teacher with extensive experience in the field) who proposes the activities and conversation topics.

It involves several people whose native language is English and several people whose native language is Spanish. We get together so that the former can practice Spanish and the later can practice English.

Apart from the language learning, the sessions bring an excellent opportunity to meet and interrelate with local people while engaging into the city cultural activities.

Therefore, this language exchange complements formal language learning. It mainly serves for putting oral language skills into practice. Additionally, it constitutes a good opportunity to experience and gain an insight into aspects of Ecuadorian culture and Cuenca local life.

October 9th, from 11 AM to 1 PM, Voluntary contribution from $2, La Terraza del Terrible, Honorato Vásquez 5-88 y Hermano Miguel, Cuenca.

Carmen: languageexchangecuenca@gmail.com

People who love art and theater in Cuenca

Hi Everyone, I´m Carol Lozada, artist in Cuenca and producer of cultural projects.

I am part of a theater group in Cuenca, called “Colectivo Harapos Teatro” and we managed to be part of the “44 Theater Festival in Medellín Colombia 2021”, and we will take a play by our cast to make 5 presentations there from October 25 to October 31st. We have everything covered for the festival there, but for the trip we are organizing several solidarity initiatives to raise funds.

I come to you in search of art lovers who can and are able to donate for our trip.
Our goal is $2000 to cover the round trip of the cast and crew. I leave here the link of the group, Harapos Teatro, and the dossier of the group’s trajectory, and for the donation or donations that we achieve we can give you presentations of the plays we have for your family, companies or social groups of your choice, and if you have movement of your brand in Colombia, we could take advertising material to make it visible there.

I leave my contact and I could send you the dossier of the play.

Donations can be cash, Paypal, or airplane tickets.
Thanks, we are super happy to count with you.

Group Link: https://www.facebook.com/ColectivoHaraposTeatro/?ref=pages_you_manage
Dossier Group link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1u57PnCNBCc6kcoA2wwYLpJIrwQHYacBZ/view?usp=sharing
Harapos Teatro Web Site: https://carolinalozadacalle.wixsite.com/haraposteatro

Carolina Lozada Calle: carolinalozad@gmail.com 096 258 6493. Call after: 9 AM.

City: Cuenca

It’s all pink this week at YarnLux – boutique de hilo

This week YarnLux is offering 20% off all pink yarn.

Please come and explore high quality yarns offered at affordable prices. Imported natural fibers such as merino wool, yak, camel, cashmere, silk, soy, etc. In yarn weights: fingering, sport, DK, and worsted. We have all the yarn and supplies you need for your knitting, crochet, weaving, and other fiber arts projects.

YarnLux – boutique de hilo specializes in natural fibers. One of the most wonderful properties of wool is its ability to hold its shape. Blocking is the essential step of soaking a finished project in water and letting it air dry in the perfect shape. You can block a scarf into a perfect rectangle or block a cable or lace pattern to look wonderfully uniform and relaxed. Acrylic yarns simply don’t respond to blocking the same way natural fibers do.

Visit Cuenca’s luxury yarn store, YarnLux – boutique de hilo at Mariscal Lamar 25-95 y Av De Las Americas. We are open Tuesday-Saturday from 10 AM to 3 PM.


Mariscal Lamar 25-95 y Av De Las Americas

Elizabeth Beale
099 772 2205

Massage therapy and healing arts


My name is JosefinaTuttle, I am a professional massage therapist and healing arts practitioner, I completed my studies in the States. I offer different techniques such as deep tissue massage, Swedish relaxing massage, lymphatic detox, chakra alignments with sound healing and more. All treatments include aromatherapy with 100% therapeutic grade essential-oils.

Contact me for appointments.

Remigio Tamariz and Av Solano, Edificio Office

Josefina Tuttle

096 846 3290

Hi GringoPost community. This is our Tex-Mex and California menu

— Large Tex-Mex or California Burrito
Ground beef, beef, chicken or veggie
* 4 large burritos x $30
* 8 large burritos x $55

— Small Tex-Mex or California burritos
Ground Beef, beef, chicken or veggie
* 6 small burritos x $24
* 12 small burritos x $45

— Beef, chicken or veggie chili (with Nachos, guacamole and tomatoes sauce)
*1/2 pound $8
*1 pound $15

— Black beans Beef, chicken or veggie Enchiladas
* 4 portions x $15
— Beef quesadillas with onions and mozzarella cheese}
*6 regular x $18
*12 regular x $36
—soft tacos beef or chicken
*6 regular x $18
*12 regular x $36

All with guacamole and Mexican sauce
Every day make your orders 24 hours before

Juan Jaramillo and Benigno Malo

Nathaly Vivas
98 021 1815

Renewable energy and permaculture

Are you interested in acquiring a solar panel system or other means to capture renewable energy for your house or farm?

Contact me and book your consulting appointment.


Andres Batres
099 328 5714
Skype: andresbatres

Apple computers, cell phones repair and tech support services offered

I´m Francisco and offer my tech services for your broken and not in good shape Apple products. Repairs, upgrades, updates. Pick up and diagnosis for free. We have in stock new batteries, screens, keyboards, AC adapters everything for keeping your device up to date.

Need to upgrade your IOS versions? Need more performance in your old MacBook? Recommended 100% for the expat community.

Cuenca Francisco, Honorato Vazquez 1-147 Francisco 097 891 6577 Cuenca,


Client-recommended massages and skincare by Alejandra

Why visit RadiantSkin Spa by Alejandra for massage and skincare?

We often get glowing reviews like this one from Jesika…

“I have been getting massages from Alejandra for the past 4 to 5 months. I get eyebrow waxes when I need them as well. Alejandra has affordable prices for wax and massages. She responds promptly (via WhatsApp) for appointments. I feel therapeutic after every massage. I highly recommend Alejandra!” Jesika A. Sept. 2021

Thanks, Jesika!


Double D’s: There’s still time to order, but not much

This menu is Italian-style but with twists. We have to put a twist on almost everything to keep it fun and fresh. The casserole is vegetarian and gluten free while the soup features our tender meatballs in a rich tomato broth. The sweets are two we’ve made before that were extremely–and surprisingly–popular.

Cheesy Zucchini Rollatini: $25 (6-8 servings); $19 (4-5 servings)
Italian Meatball Soup: $8/lb (2-3 servings)
Cannoli Cheesecake Bars: $3 each
Oatmeal Fig Bars: $3 each

Orders are due by 3 PM today, Tuesday, October 5. When placing your order, please include the following information.

Preference of pick-up or $2 (estimated) delivery
Preferred pick-up/delivery day (Thursday or Friday–Friday is pick-up only this week because of the holiday)
Delivery address, if applicable

Pick-up or $2 (estimated) delivery is available Thursday or *pick-up only* on Friday, October 7 or 8 between 10 AM and 2 PM. Once all of the orders are received, we’ll be able to confirm a more specific delivery time frame. Delivery is free for orders of at least $25.

Thanks to those of you who have ordered since we started our casseroles, soups, and salads in March, 2020. We’re the same people with the same name making the same excellent food since August 2017. Continue taking good care of yourselves.

Agustín Cueva 3-56 y Honorato Loyola, #201 (1.5 blocks from Clínica Santa Inés)

Double Ds Delights
096 802 2545 (English & Spanish)
Facebook: Double D’s Delights Cuenca

Will your home be ready for Christmas? Emilio of All Trades

It seems like time flies, doesn’t it? We set up our plans day by day, month by month and still at the end of the month there are jobs that didn’t get completed. And Christmas is just around the corner – 3 months away.

Need some help repairing your place? We offer a wide variety of services at Cuenca Emilio of All Trades, Brothers Constructions, Handyman. We, Franklin and Emilio, have expanded our offerings to include a professional surveyor, installation of ceramic tile (or repairing it). We also provide the following services: plumbing jobs, carpenters, metal welding, painting, remodeling, tile work, soldering, window screens, professional electrical work, interpreter, Dr. appointments, help getting a Driver’s License, grocery shopping, paying bills, repairs or construction work and even property survey, more and more.

I, Emilio, am an experienced driver and tour guide around the country. And I also continue with my own business Sharing Cars in Cuenca and Movies for Charity, which we hope to bring back this month.

Contact us now and solve all your problems. In Cuenca Ecuador, you have friends that can resolve your issues and even expand your horizons.

Check our Facebook page Cuenca Emilio of All Trades, Brothers Constructions, Handyman, for pictures of our work and recommendations. Also, check GringoPost recommendations. We’ve been working in Cuenca for years and have lots of pictures of completed projects.

Calle Canton Saraguro s/n and Manuel Arturo Cisneros, Cuenca

Emilio Morocho
098 699 5694 WhatsApp + 593 98 699 5694

Eloy Alfaro Pharmacy, come and celebrate with us

Hello to all this Community.

First, I would like to thank all those who trust us because without their support we would not have been able to achieve it.

Now on our first anniversary I feel very happy and I would like to invite everyone to celebrate with us our first anniversary this Thursday, October 7.

We will have the day of the special discount and prizes. We are excited to be able to serve the entire American community in your health care.

We will be waiting for you.

Roberto Benavides

Ordoñez Lasso Avenue and Álamos

Roberto Benavides
099 563 2090

Patrick’s restaurant

It is a restaurant where you can be at home with our American ribs in barbecue sauce, also Irish-style breakfasts like American accompanied. We fuse flavors with local traditions to offer an exclusive variety in our menu. Our lea is: lucky, fresh and happy kitchen.

Address: Luis Cordero 4-23 y Honorato Vasquez, Cuenca.

+593 98 413 0300 / +593 98 462 6319

Hernan Genovez

Almuerzos at Nandala Cocina Vegetariana

Joins us this week for delicious Almuerzos at Cuenca’s newest vegan restaurant, Nandala

Our Almuerzo is a set lunch at an economical price available from 11:30 AM – 3 PM. Tuesday to Friday.

Tuesday and Wednesdays menu will include the following for just $3.75:

-Thai stir fried rice noodles “pad see ew” in a dark soy glaze with fried tofu.
-house salad with sesame miso vinaigrette
-cream of broccoli soup with popcorn
-fresh juice of the day
-dalgona coffee cream dessert.

Find us at 1-28, Florencia Astudillo y 12 de Abril (just type “Nandala Cocina Vegetariana” in Google maps). Dine in, take out and delivery available.

We’re open Tuesday to Saturday, 11:30 AM – 8 PM

1-28 Florencia Astudillo y 12 de Abril.

Eahly K: +593 99 808 3903

Why you need the new VIP MedAlert service

● Personalized help at the push of a button device
● From our 24-hour dispatch center
● For medical, fire, personal emergencies
● Anywhere in Cuenca
● In English or Spanish (2-way speech enabled device)
● VIP Team + 911 ready to respond
● All for a reasonable monthly fee

Email: info@vipcuenca.com
Phone: 098 329 8243

Benigno Malo 12-41 y Gaspar Sangurima

VIP Home Healthcare of Cuenca
098 329 8243

Casa Flores

Mattresses, pillows, sheets, blankets, comforters, duvets, blinds, fabric to re-upholster, fabric for curtains, sofa beds. We have great quality products and are willing to help you get exactly what you were looking for. You can contact us in English. WhatsApp available. We take all credit cards. Cash payments get an additional discount. Transfers welcome. We are a family-owned business since 1966.

Address: Mariano Cueva 9-51, Entre Gran Colombia & Bolivar, Cuenca.

Sandra Flores: 099 899 4846

Airpods, 2nd generation

Airpods, 2nd generation, brand-new. Open box.

Price: $130 OBO

Pedro Arias: 099 500 3756.

City: Cuenca

Bernan’s Home Canned Foods, weekly posting

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is next month? No wonder why we can’t remember what day it is sometimes… the problem is, the older we get, the faster the weeks and months go! It seems like I just got used to writing a new year (2021) and it’s almost time to remember to write down the next one…lol

If you are planning a Thanksgiving Dinner get together, making a dish to take to someone else’s, or just cooking for yourself, there may be something in our pantry that will help you out. Everyone has their own favorite meal. Ours was nothing fancy but the turkey was always the main attraction. If you would like to check out our product list just shoot me an email and I will send one off to you.

Next month we will be closing Bernan’s from November 18th and reopening on December 6th. Now don’t feel like we are leaving you without your favorites because that’s why I’m telling you now. We are keeping our shelves full; you will just have to shop a little earlier. Pumpkin Pies? Well, my pies are fully cooked and then frozen so all you have to do is thaw them out on your counter and enjoy with a little Chantilly. I have already been taking orders and I will have them ready for pick up or delivery in plenty of time for your dinner. They are $12 for a pie even your grandma would love.

Hope you have a good week. You can stop by most any day but please contact us first just to make sure we will be home.

Bernie and Nancy: bernan_10304@yahoo.com 096 714 6265.

City: Cuenca

Recliners, sofas, love seats, etc., for sale

Take the weight off your feet and unwind in pure comfort on one of our relaxing recliner sofas, available in a choice of designs and styles from fabric recliners sofas. Whether you’re looking for a spacious reclining sofa or a cozy 2-seater, there’s sure to be something that’s just right for your home in our wide range of gorgeous recliner sofas at JDs Muebles.

At JDs Muebles we have a unique range of high-quality recliner sofas offering the ultimate in comfort, style and support. Our recliner sofas come with easy-to-use reclining systems and are available in a choice of luxury fabrics. With recliner options on sofa chairs, 1-seater sofas to 2-seater sofas and also a different variety of sofas, you can be sure to find a recliner that is perfectly suited to your personal style and décor.
JDs MuebleS

21-111 Gran Colombia y Unidad Nacional

Klever: 098 706 9136.

City: Cuenca

Brazil nuts / Gramm Bulkshop

Dear friends, We have Brazil Nuts in our store. Here some reasons to eat them:

1. Selenium which contributes to your antioxidant activity and enhances your immunity system.

2. Magnesium which is essential for your DNA and turns fats and carbs into cellular energy

3. Phosphorus for energy and maintaining the chemical balance of your body

4. Thiamin (B1) contributes to the creation of your DNA is essential for your energy.

5. Thyroid Control
The thyroid gland has more selenium content per gram of tissue than any other organ in your body.

We want to reduce the use of plastic, we use paper covers and we invite you to bring your favorite bag, as well as your containers to fill them with the necessary amount.

Visit our cozy store in Sucre 14-14 and Estevez de Toral, near to San Sebastián Park.

We will be happy to assist you.

We also have delivery service.

Marla: 099 505 9604.

City: Cuenca

Marca pura LED

The best brands in LED lights are found in pure brand, we also offer LED lights for your car or motorcycle and if you like we install them at that time.

Do not hesitate to visit us at Agustin Cueva 6-17 and Remigio Crespo
Monday-Friday: 9 AM – 6 PM
Saturdays: 9 AM – 2 PM

Marcelo Jurado: marcapura123@gmail.com 098 389 6436.

City: Cuenca

Paintings and portraits

I have portraits of pets which will give readers some information about how their pet can be portrayed. The same is for adults, and for kids’ portraits.

Suzanne Cerny: suzannecerny@yahoo.com

City: Cuenca

Women’s adjustable dress form

Women’s adjustable sewing form for sale, size small. I outgrew it. Paid $100, selling for $75. I put cotton batting around the middle to conform to my waist. Email for photos.

Janet: jingles1945@iCloud.com .

City: Cuenca

The Hop Factory: Best place for craft beer and coffee in Cuenca

Come to The Hop Factory this Thursday and Friday from 1:30 to 7:30 PM, for some great craft beer. We do home deliveries on Thursday from 8 AM to noon.

We are on east side of Cuenca, Calle del Himno y Bandera Nacional. We have darts and chess boards available to play, as well as outdoor seating.

Our available beers are: Bourbon Barrel (11.5%) $4, Stout (6%) $3, American Amber Ale (6%) $3, Pale Ale (5.5%) $3. We make a truly “old school” beer that is unfiltered and naturally carbonated.


Bedroom, office, living room furniture for sale

We have beds, desks, office chairs, and a full living room set.

1. Custom queen-size (2 1/2 plazas) pine storage bed with 6 drawers. Mattress included. $300
2. Metal queen-size (2 1/2 plazas) bed frame with headboard and footboard. Mattress included. $175
3. Metal full-size (2 plazas) bed frame with headboard and footboard. Mattress included. $150
4. Two white bedside tables with lamps. $25 each
5. 3 office chairs $100 each
6. Gray sectional living room sofa. $350
7. Other living room furniture and accessories:
coffee table chest: $75
rug: $15
bookshelf: $35
Eames chair: $50

Prices negotiable.
WhatsApp for pictures.

Ethan Willis: eow2898@gmail.com +593 96 936 2263.

City: Cuenca

Moving sale; all prices are negotiable – everything must to go

Leaving Cuenca. Please come to our moving sale. We have good quality and new stuff.

New refrigerator Indurama 332 LTS 2 doors,
New washing machine LG 16 kg,
New dryer – Mabe,
Living room set (new leather),
Dining table set, (new modern),
Coffee table Colineal,
Pillow top mattress with box base,
new rugs,
Cutlery set,


Queen-size mattress sale

It is time to get the great night’s sleep you were looking for. We carry all sizes of mattresses. Visit our store located at Mariano Cueva 9-51 between Gran Colombia and Bolivar to get a feel for your ideal rest.

Zafiro 2 1/2 (queen-size) from $149.30 now $130
Suave Brisa queen-size from $256.30 now $220
Contiental de lujo tradicional queen-size $270.40 now $230
Contiental Pillow top queen-size $298.20 now $260
Chaide Pocket queen-size $459.60 now $390
Boxspring queen-size $138.50 now $120

See you soon for more options. Free delivery within city limits.

Sandra Flores: 099 899 4846.

City: Cuenca

Recommendation for Rosa Linda, fresh flowers

Several weeks ago a friend suffered a miscarriage and was very sad. wanted to try to cheer her up and contacted Israel Lopez at Rosa Linda. Even though it was not a regular delivery day, Israel. made special bouquets for me and brought them to my home. The roses are gorgeous, last for weeks, and actually, smell wonderful!

Israel speaks English and is eager to please his customers.

Address: unknown

Contact information: linda2017rosa@gmail.com 06 958 5647

Recommended by Frances Hogg Lochow: fahogg@aol.com

Recommendation for Lobo café restaurant

Lobo Cafe: A must on the Cuenca restaurant circuit

I eat lunch two or three times a week at Lobo Cafe and every time I’ve enjoyed a delicious lunch with fast friendly service. Nick’s attention to detail is remarkable. I am looking forward to a fine filet steak dinner soon.

Steve Buttner

Address: Parque del Madre, Federico Malo 1-147 y Tadeo Torres

Contact information: lobo_coffe16@outlook.com 096 411 8310

Recommended by Steve Buttner: stevelukeb@yahoo.com

$5.50 value lunch at the Jazz Society Cafe (dine-in or delivery)

$5.50 value lunch express delivery
Order via WhatsApp
Lunch service 11:30 AM to 3 PM

*Served with a cup of soup and side salad

Pancit (Filipino Rice Noodle Dish) Vegetarian or with chicken or shrimp Stir-fried noodles loaded with veggies in soy based savory sauce.

Chicken Adobo (Filipino Comfort Food) Chicken marinated and cooked in gluten soy sauce, apple cider vinegar and garlic served with rice.

Pollo Verde Enchilada 2 pcs. of enchiladas served with salsa, guacamole and chips.

Chicken or Beef Taco or Vegetarian 2 pcs. of tacos served with salsa, guacamole and chips.

Yasai Itame Vegetarian or with chicken or shrimp Japanese style vegetable stir fry served with rice.

Asian Orange Chicken or Fish, bite-size chicken breast or corvina in delicious orange glaze served with rice and mixed veggies.

Tuesday to Sunday, Los Cedros Y Los Claveles (corner building) one block north of Ordonez Lasso

Debby Degamo: motherandsonfamilykitchen@gmail.com 096 322 3377 https://mailchi.mp/bee1e8cab734/whats-happening-at-the-jazz-society-cafe-5653865

Order your bakery goods and food delivery from Mujeres Con Exito

Almuerzo lunches are now being served for only $2.25 Monday – Friday, noon to 2 PM

Bakery sale:

The Bakery order deadline is on Tuesdays at noon. Orders can be made by WhatsApp or text message to 098 991 1147. Please indicate which options you want and how many units of each. You can pick up your order starting at 7 AM on Wednesdays or we can deliver for an additional $2.

Mexican shells .20 each
Orange shells .30
Chocolate navels .50
Red fruit navels .50


Cuenca Salmon – Tienda Tuesday

Come visit our new Tienda located at Mariscal Lamar 22-40 y Luis Pauta. Our hours are Tuesday – Saturday 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM

* Buy 2 Polish Keilbasa Sausages and get the 3rd one free
* Buy 2 Czech Sausage and get the 3rd one free
* Ground lamb – Say that you say this ad in GringoPost and get the 2nd 500 gram package at half price.

Tuesday Oct 5th, Mariscal Lamar 22-40 y Luis Pauta

Lenny Charnoff: info@cuencasalmon.com 099 122 1238

Pei’s Potstickers (home delivery Tuesday to Sunday)

Hi friends in Cuenca. I am Pei. If you want to try traditional Chinese food I’m looking forward to hearing from you.

This is the menu:


pork • $5
chicken • $5
shrimp and pork • $7
vegetable • $5
Beef • $6

hand-made noodles

veggie stir-fry • $5
zhajiangmian • $6
eggs with tomatoes • $5
Pork with vegetable • $8
Chicken with broccoli • $8

single dishes
over rice

Kung Pao chicken • $8
Coca-Cola chicken wings • $10
crispy sweet and sour pork • $10
sweet and sour pineapple pork • $10
twice cooked-pork • $10
general Tso’s chicken • $10
fried tofu • $8
veggie delight • $6
salt and pepper pork • $10
salt and pepper chicken • $8
Salt and pepper shrimp • $15
Fry pork with vegetables • $10
Fry chicken with vegetables • $8


pork • $1
chicken • $1
red-bean • $1
mix and match dozen • $10


red bean paste (300g) • $5
Chinese bread buns (5) • $2.50
fresh-noodles Ramen (1lb) • $8
Spicy sauce (100g) • $3
Pancake (2 pics ) • $5

October 5th, from 9 AM to 9 PM, Paseo Imbabura

Pei: zhaopei306@gmail.com 099 253 6116

Thai Connection specials

Fun facts about Thailand:

A smile can go a long way, and you’ll find more smiles in Thailand than just about anywhere else. In fact, it’s sometimes known as the “land of smiles” because the people of Thailand seem to be always ready with a smile. They are a peace-loving culture, desiring harmony over conflict.

Our weekly specials:

Drunken Noodles: $8.50
Sweet and Sour Pork: $8.50
Spicy Korean Ramen soup: $8.50
Spicy Minced Chicken with Broccoli and Basil: $8.50

Of course, don’t forget our delicious Carrot and Chocolate Cakes.

Call us or WhatsApp us at 098 704 6607 or 099 954 7006

Tuesday to Saturday from Noon to 8 PM, Honorato Vásquez 639 y Hermano Miguel

Ronny Bustamante

Delicious and homemade – Vivaldi Ice Cream from Carlos

Do you enjoy delicious homemade ice cream? Made with all-natural ingredients. Real cream, real sugar, real eggs, real fruit. No chemicals added.
I have the following flavors available for you this week. Enjoy.

New this week
500ml – $6
Blueberry Pie Ice Cream

Vegan option
500ML – $7
Vanilla Vegan Ice Cream with Cashews


Fair Saturday at Pig & Cow

This Saturday we will have a special gastronomic fair, with exclusive discounts for our visitors and special prices; no tricks! Visit us and win bottles of wine, taste the best handmade products, responsibility and love.

We will have: honey, smoothie, peanut butter, French pastries, jams and exclusive cold cuts! do not miss this tasty opportunity.

Forget to tell you, we will have a special yummy! A classic of the house in a version only for this weekend, a 100 gr pastrami sandwich for only $4.99.

We have parking and a classic atmosphere that you will love.

October 9th, from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM. We are located on April 12, between Florencia Astudillo and Jose Peralta

Cesar Quintero Mucarcel: pigandcow.ec@gmail.com 096 297 2352

On Tap at The Pub and Taco Tuesday specials

Taco Tuesday!

On tap – El Cajas Pale, Hard Seltzer, Belgian Wit, Cream Ale and Nitro Oatcreama Stout.

Get three tacos, veggie or beef, and a craft beer for $6.
Fish tacos with house made tortillas $2.50

3 – 11:30 PM Tuesday, 5 PM – 11:30 Wednesday – Friday and 3 – 11:30 PM on Saturday, Miguel Cordero Dávila 1-104 y Francisco Moscoso

Shawn Rathjen: 098 332 7839