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World Cup at The Pub!
Friday open at 10:30am
Netherlands vs. Ecuador 11am
England vs. USA 2pm

Beer on Tap: $5.00
Coco Lemonade Hard Seltzer, Nitro Oatmeal Cream Stout, Evil Red, Chinook IPA and Ariana IPA

Bottles and Cans
3×2 Stella Artois $7.00                   Cream Ale $5.00                               Dry Stout $5.00

Wine: $4.00 – $6.00                        Margarita: $5.00              Tequila Especial: $4.00
Red and White

Premium Large Gin and Tonic $6.50

Ultra-Premium Hendricks Gin Martini w/Blue Cheese or Sardine Stuffed Olives $10.00
Loaded Bloody Mary $8.00

Miguel Cordero 1-104 y Francisco Moscoso

Contact information:

Shawn Rathjen


To give thanks is to manifest the feeling of gratitude for everything lived. It is time to thank your family or friends for sharing such special dates as these.
Restaurant El Jardín invites you to enjoy a pleasant time tasting our thanksgiving menu that includes the traditional turkey and pumpkin pie.

Roquefort Salad
Tomato Soup
Avocado and shrimp cocktail
Roasted Turkey: green beans with almonds, sweet potatoes casserole and special house rice
Raviolis al Vodka: spinach and ricotta ravioli with a creamy organic tomatoes sauce with vodka.
Beef tenderloin medallions: with potatoes au gratin and vegetables
Pumpkin Pie
Pecan Pie
Grasshopper Pie
Apple Pie
Chocolate Lava Cake
(Ice cream include)
*Coffee or Tea included
(Price include taxes)

November 24, 25, 26 and 27, 2022
Hours: 12:00 pm at 15:00 pm / 18:00 pm at 22:00
Calle Larga 6-93 y Presidente Borrero
Reservations: 0993099131

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Restaurante El Jardín


When an ordinary person obtains understanding, he’s a sage; when a sage obtains understanding, he’s an ordinary man. ~Zen proverb

The Shambhala Meditation Group of Cuenca is thrilled to welcome the public to our regular programming live and online via Zoom. We follow local health guidelines.


GROUP MEDITATION in English and Spanish
Every Sunday from 10.30 – 12.00. For meditation instructions, you’re invited to come at 10.00.
The program includes seated meditation, walking meditation, and
text recitations from our tradition.

BOOK STUDY GROUP, on a title related to Buddhism and mindfulness, meets
Every Tuesday from 3.30 – 5.00.

Our programs are available in person and online. They are always free – and your donations are also much appreciated.

Calle Larga 11.43 & Miguel Ullauri, upstairs one flight,
Across from Mercado 10 de Agosto, Cuenca, and online with  Zoom.

For more information and Zoom links, contact us in Spanish or English:
WhatsApp or SMS, +593 98 2848203

Shambhala takes its name from a legendary kingdom famous for being an enlightened society. Today, the global Shambhala network brings together people of all ages and from all walks of life who are interested in exploring our own minds, transforming our experience, and awakening our potential for enlightened society. Shambhala practice has its foundations in Tibetan and Mahayana Buddhism.

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