We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


C/ Sixto Duran Ballen S/N y Av. Quito, Mindo, Ecuador
+593 99 386 7154
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
5 Jan 2018
“Great coffee, beautiful courtyard ”
22 Nov 2016
“Magical Music with Anise and Pineapple Tea”
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, South American, Ecuadorean
$$ - $$$
C/ Sixto Duran Ballen S/N y Av. Quito, Mindo, Ecuador
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (65)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Recommended to us for great coffee, and it is. Enjoyed our drinks in the gorgeous inner courtyard, enjoyed chatting to the lovely owners. They do live music in the evening also.

Thank gingerscomfort
Reviewed 23 November 2016

What's not to like about 4 talented guys playing different types of music from Cuba, Brazil, Ecuador, and Venezuela! And the tea was a new taste sensation. Thanks Guys!

Thank dbecker54
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

The coffee is amazing and the staff is extremely friendly. They use local coffee and chocolate. I had the Mochaccino. The chocolate is smooth. I've bought Ecuadorian chocolate before, this cafe has it on hand to purchase by the bar. Looking forward to coming in...More

Thank Amber H
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Beautiful garden area was a great place to have a cappuccino or glass of Weitig, Ecuadorian sparking water (aqua con gaz). Picked up chocolate covered coffee beans.

Thank Wrld_Trvllr87
Reviewed 26 February 2016

My husband and I stopped here every afternoon during our stay in Mindo to enjoy a pick-me-up cup of cappuccino. Loved the beautiful and romantic setting in both the restaurant and the lovely garden. We only enjoyed coffee here, but we did notice that live...More

Thank Cassie120667
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Mindo is a small town, and there's not much to do after dark. So this place is the one place where you can go after dinner and listen to music, and it doesn't disappoint. The band was great the night we were there, with a...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Live music from Wednesday to Saturday. Great people. The only alternative and cultural place to find in Mindo.

Thank CanelaMuchacho
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We just went in for a coffee a couple of times. Nice place, friendly staff and apparently they have live music some evenings. Pretty good coffee and better than usual selection of teas, plus very very tasty chocolate brownie! The only proper food they have...More

Thank Thelastdodo2
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Caskaffesu is an Hostal and a great place to go to experience some of the best live Ecuadorian, Venezuelan, and other Latin music for a song. Last time I was there it was only a $3.00 cover charge. This place is one of the oldest...More

Thank Alexjandra_1
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I went with some friends to try the food. They had chili with meat. It is not a joke, the ingredients came from a can, the chillI had champiñones (from Can), it also had the worst quality oliveS. First of all man: chillI does not...More

Thank Laura A
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Mindo
167 reviews
.13 km away
Mindo Coffee Lodge Spa
88 reviews
.75 km away
Las Terrazas de Dana Lodge
181 reviews
1.40 km away
Casa Divina Lodge
227 reviews
1.76 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mishqui Quinde - Sweet Hummingbird
309 reviews
.29 km away
El Quetzal de Mindo
285 reviews
.28 km away
El Sitio
80 reviews
.21 km away
La Reposteria
95 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Nathaly Butterfly Garden
69 reviews
.27 km away
Lago Mindo Frog Concert
100 reviews
.48 km away
Acurio Turistico de MIndo
13 reviews
1.38 km away
El Quetzal de Mindo
413 reviews
.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Caskaffesu staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, South American, Ecuadorean
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Sixto Duran Ballen S/N y Av. Quito, Mindo, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Mindo
  • Phone Number: +593 99 386 7154
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing