While you can find plenty of American fast food joints in Cuenca, it wasn’t always that way. In fact, fast food as we know it didn’t appear in Ecuador until the 1990s.
But the idea of grabbing something fast is universal and so fast food in Cuenca has always existed – most often in the afternoon with a cup of coffee. I have already written about food in Cuenca as there is so much delicious pork. If you missed it check out:
And so when Andres offered to take me on a food tour of Cuenca’s original fast food I couldn’t turn it down even though we only had 48 hours to eat it all. Have a look at the outcome (and subscribe to my YouTube channel if you like it)
When I get back to Canada I’ll definitely need to hit the gym…