So, what exactly is “The Castle?”


Well, The Castle is Cuenca’s newest entertainment complex with multiple restaurants, an art gallery that will be opening in October, and even a music hall and cinema that is open now!

The Castle’s goal is to be open every day from 8AM to 10PM serving food in one or more of our (soon to be 4) restaurants, and offering entertainment in either our gallery, on our music stage on in our new movie cinema.

We now have two of our 4 restaurants open, The Vegetable Bar and The Red Dragon. The Vegetable Bar is open from 8AM to 5PM daily, with extended hours during the NFL Football season on Sunday and Monday until 8:30PM. The Red Dragon is open from 6PM to 10PM on Wednesday thru Saturday.

Our new movie cinema has opened with a 160-inch movie screen! Yes, it’s a REAL Movie Theater! We will be showing free movies in the cinema every day starting October 1st. Watch for the free movie schedule!

If you haven’t been to The Castle yet to try our terrace over the Tomebamba, then you just have to take our word for it, it’s the best terrace in town! No bus fumes, no traffic, no boring view! Do yourself a favor and visit

Enjoy the best views, peace and quiet and fresh air on any terrace in the city! You can sit in the shade under our umbrellas, under the semi-shade of our trellis, or in the direct sunlight! Why settle for anything less?

The Castle is located on the Tomebamba River, with two entrances on 3 de Noviembre (200 feet downriver from the Broken Bridge) and on Bajada de Todos los Santos, (500 feet downhill from Todos Santos Church). Parking is available on Calle Larga, just above The Castle. You can take the stairs down from Calle Large right to our Todos Santos entrance!

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