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It’s time for FREE SOUP!

September 26, 2018 all-day

The weather seems to have changed and with the days becoming more pleasant it’s time to sit outside on our beautiful terrace and enjoy a bowl of homemade soup!

So, The Vegetable Bar at The Castle invites you to come and enjoy of FREE medium sized bowl of either our Va Va Veggie (Vegetable) or our Green Envy (Pea and Kale) soups, this Wednesday from 11AM to 5PM.

Simply purchase one of any size of our Signature Salads or one of our Paninnis, and you’re soup is FREE!

If you haven’t been to The Castle yet to try their new 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 The Vegetable Bar from 8-5 every day or the Red Dragon from 6-10 Wednesday thru Saturday to 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!

  • Name: Michael
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After a successful career in manufacturing, Brian Buckner sold his commercial window fabrication plant and now makes his home with his wife, Edie, in Cuenca. He is a photojournalist and writer currently producing photo essays and stories of life in Ecuador. He and his wife enjoy hiking, photography, writing and giving their time to those in need. Brian may be reached by email at