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Cafe Hood

Montalvo y Rafael Vieira | A pocos metros de la cascada y diagonal a la torre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
+593 3-274-1609
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (52 reviews)
“brownie” (20 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Montalvo y Rafael Vieira | A pocos metros de la cascada y diagonal a la torre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 453 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I want to preface this review by stating that we were there for New Years Eve dinner, and the restaurant was packed. That being said no one in our group of seven loved their meals. They were all just ok. One of our appetizers and...More

Thank ross51681
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh, delicious and affordable! The host can speak English Their fish, and curry was really good. You can choose to eat outside with beautiful weather

Thank Ellen Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was just was around the corner from my hotel which was a bonus. Great menu with plenty to suit all. The portions were a good size, I had the Pad Thai which apparently is one of the house specials and it was great. The...More

Thank Ollie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good was very good and has a lot of vegeterian options. The seating arrangements are fantastic. You can see the waterfall if you choose to sit outside. I would go back again.

Thank Sassy_sasa1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good restaurant, big variety, and lots of vegetarian dishes Recommended by our Travel agency we went to eat in "Cafe Hood". reasonably priced, good atmosphere and very good food.

Thank Arie I
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We tried vegan soups, enchilladas, hindu buddha bowl, tacos and a vegetable curry. The soups were big and cheap, and I would order enchilladas and the buddha bowl again it was delicious. Go Vegan save the animals, save the environment and your health while eating...More

1  Thank MilosStepita
Reviewed 22 November 2017

While not in the center of town, it is only a short walk and close to the hot springs and waterfall that highlight Banos. The atmosphere is very friendly with both outside and inside seating. The food is excellent and herbal teas divine. Each meal...More

1  Thank B3VA
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This Place had great food, we had vegetarian wok and ice cream for dessert. The experience was really nice, especially because of the waitress from New Zealand. She took time to talk to all the customers and you felt very welcome! The place is definitely...More

Thank J_E_F_D_1
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at the place at the first night and got hooked. Great meals, atmosphere and service! We ended up eating here 3 times in 24h...

1  Thank Frank S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had an early dinner here, we chose the burritos. They were fresh and very filling. The salad was delicious with an amazing dressing. There is interesting artwork to enjoy while eating.

Thank D_0_7_2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montalvo y Rafael Vieira | A pocos metros de la cascada y diagonal a la torre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Tungurahua Province  >  Banos
  • Phone Number: +593 3-274-1609
  • E-mail
CAFE HOOD will always strive to have interesting, thoughtful food. Our menu is innovative with a fresh look for lunch and dinner. We offer cocktail drinks, coffee and many amazing deserts. Our restaurant atmosphere was created to give peace and great memories to travelers in a cozy environment. It is our goal to provide Baños with a restaurant that showcases international food, using high quality and sustainable ingredients combined with innovative cooking. If you are look for something healthy, a good price and delicious you found it!
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