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Bakery in Cayambe

Bizcochos San Pedro

If bizcochos are a religion around Cayambe, Father Rafael Morales is their patron saint. For more than 40 years this gentle-hearted priest has been making this favored snack by the thousands. One key to this shop's …
Landmark in Cayambe

Quitsato

Here's a landmark that claims to be one of a kind – a massive 52m-diameter sundial set exactly on the equator. Surrounded by an impressive stone mosaic marking out different equinoxes and such, it is pretty damned i…
Cafe in Cayambe

Aroma Cafetería

Grab a sandwich or leafy salad at Aroma Cafetería alongside office workers on coffee breaks, but save room for a satisfying slab of cake. In an array of buildings also featuring Pipa's Bar and Carbon Blue.
Cafe in Cayambe

Hilda Ruiz

A clean and modern cafe with a shop selling bizcochos, guava-filled empanadas, and queso de hoja (boiled white cheese). For three decades, Doña Hilda has been feeding happy migrants along the Panamericana. Join them…
Seafood in Cayambe

Bucanero Marisqueria

Order at the register and grab a table at this popular restaurant, especially crowded with families on Sunday afternoons, serving up ceviche, cazuela (seafood stew), encebollado (soup with fish, yuca and onion) and …