Loja drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Microbrewery in Loja

Zarza Brewing Company

In the El Valle neighborhood, this brewpub is as popular with locals as with Loja expats. The owner is Texan and clearly knows a thing or two about microbrewing and Mexican food. They do unusual-for-Ecuador brews su…
Cafe in Loja


The region's best caffeinated brews are served in this out-of-the-way little cafe, which also sells coffee by the bag. The owners are true experts on Loja coffee, and it's a real treat to see the rich beans grown in…
Pub in Loja

El Viejo Minero

This rustic old watering hole is the perfect place for a relaxed beer and snacks in a friendly pub-like environment. Catch live music here on weekends.