Shenandoah Pie Shop
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Instituto Superíor de Español
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Service can be brusque and the international fare mediocre (learn from our experience and avoid the pasta); however, the balcony...
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Shenandoah Pie Shop information
Like the pies, the shopowner is quite crusty. Although this isn't a salubrious-looking shop, the homemade fruit-flavored pies are the best in Otavalo, and ice cream is available for those with hearty appetites.