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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 3-250-5095
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pad thai” (50 reviews)
“brownie” (20 reviews)
“brown rice” (8 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Cafe Hood is not exactly in the center of town but you will be glad you found it. The restaurant is Very welcoming to weary travelers and the staff is happy to help with any questions about Baños. The food is excellent, we went...More

Thank ryvanarsdale
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for lunch as soon as the opened on our last day in Banos. Unfortunately they didn't have the backpacker special, but we each went with massive, inexpensive, and very tasty sandwiches. Lost a star because service was a bit slow and the acoustics...More

Thank AnnabelleF154
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i love this place !!! stay 1 month for a really good price, the choice of food and drinks is good and for everybody, the music relaxing, big screen satellitar-television, free wi.fi, open every day, ....... ivan (the italian who is at the bar) will...More

Thank Gianfranco C
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious, the service outstanding, great desserts! Everything in general was amazing, thank you for everything.More

Thank Bernardo C
Karina S, Propietario at Cafe Hood, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018
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Muchas gracias Bernardo por su visita y por sus comentarios. Es un placer para nosotros llenar las expectativas de nuestros...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

i really love this place, food is great, and the price is good, i totally recomend this place in baños

Thank LocoPonce
Reviewed 12 July 2018

In June 2018 I was on a tour of Ecuador, and had the opportunity to spend several days in Banos. Our hotel was just around the corner from Cafe Hood, and we dined there one evening as a small group. I had an excellent Thai-food...More

Thank HolaCaballo
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

we had the Mediterranean trout with brown rice which was prettt good and the Indonesian Nasi Goreng (indo fried rice) which was amassinngggggg! The ambiance pretty awesome too woth candle lits and Latin music ( they were playing Gotan's Project).

Thank Food-eeeeeeeeee
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Café Hood is one of the places you can't miss, when you visit Baños! They offer a variety of foods from Mexican to Thai, Indian and Ecuadorian, always freshly prepared, healthy and so delicious that it's worth going more than once and enjoy different options...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Very unexpected good Asian food with her creative twist in Baños. Owner learned her craft in San Francisco!

Thank Jiaxing W
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Title speaks for itself. Some of the best food I've had in South America. Go here from 9-10 pm, get a giant beer for $1.50, and get some nachos or trout to go along with it. You won't regret it. And for dessert, save space...More

Thank Stanley S
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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 3-250-5095
  • 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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