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“Nice place, nice food close to de ocean”
Review of Fresco Cafe

Fresco Cafe
Price range: USD 4 - USD 10
Description: Fresco Cafe has taken over the cafeteria at Hostal Galapagos. It offers breakfast, lunch specials, snacks, cakes and drinks showcasing the local seasonal produce in a healthy and delicious way. Proud to serve in house made sourdough bread, fresh greek style yoghourt and other specialties like some of the best freshly brewed coffee Ecuador has to offer.
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Description: Fresco Cafe has taken over the cafeteria at Hostal Galapagos. It offers breakfast, lunch specials, snacks, cakes and drinks showcasing the local seasonal produce in a healthy and delicious way. Proud to serve in house made sourdough bread, fresh greek style yoghourt and other specialties like some of the best freshly brewed coffee Ecuador has to offer.
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The place is small but really nice, run by a really friendly couple. The food is great and their carrot cake is amazing. You can go there for lunch and have a couple of drinks and just chill and relax there

1  Thank Chalo261088
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

We stayed at the hostel connected to this cafe and were satisfied every time. Very friendly and very helpful to our questions regarding the island. Very wholesome food and very reasonable prices, which was a relief as the island is not very cheap as a whole. They filter their water which is very convenient and environmentally friendly.

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Thank Fletcher K
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

This cafe is THE place to go to on San Cristobal island. The homemade vegetarian/vegan breakfasts and lunchtime specials are so fresh and made with such great ingredients it is impossible to leave without ordering slices of Hosanna's (one of the owners) cakes or pies too. It's nested in a perfect spot to watch the peaceful comings and goings of the fishing pier, and the occasional waddling sea lion. The staff are really welcoming and a font of knowledge about island life. Go grab a coffee, fresh juice and any of their amazing dishes here..you will love it! Ps.Top tips: carrot cake/ chocolate and beetroot cake, passion fruit cheesecake...veggie lasagne/felafels...different choices everyday..all scrumptious.

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1  Thank Bianca_C_12_12
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Was told by a coffee expert that Fresco has the best coffee in San Cristobal. Coffee is certainly very good and so is the cake. Great atmosphere and location by the sea. Strongly recommended.

Thank Sue c
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

This place is a tad more expensive than the shops serving $4 Almuerzos in town, but the food is high quality and the staff is nice. The sourdough bread is also some of the best I've ever had. It's one of the only places on the island to get espresso.

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Thank jrmgoodin
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