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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%
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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 yesterday

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

Thank B3VA
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and lodging, wonderful staff. Highly recommend.Great setting next to a beautiful waterfall. Close to the downtown area. Yet still off the beaten path somewhat. There are great Hot Springs just up the road. Banho’s is a wonderful city. There are so many adventure...More

Thank mountainlight6
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good portions, delicious food, a nice and interesting environment with really friendly and helpful staff that speak both Spanish and English. It was really busy but my food came quickly. I would definitely recommend and will be back!

Thank kaseytol
Reviewed 4 days ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pasta (d'Alfredo) and mexican salad and both were excellent. Good milkshakes as well. Not the cheapeat option in town, but the food is worth it.

Thank Wynton V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a chocolate here and it was possibly the best I had in Banos. We went back the following night for dinner and that was amazing. Highly recommend but this is tourist prices

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While my husband, friend and I could barely keep our eyes open and elbows propped, we had a delightful meal at Café Hood. Poor waitress probably wondered through our yawns if we would make it! The stir fry was excellent and perfectly seasoned, bright flavors...More

Thank AbuelitaSuzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveling through South America, I found this gem of a restaurant that has very delicious and affordable plates. I ordered the steak, it melted in mouth and it was super soft. The service was incredible we talk for an hour with the waiter. I can...More

Thank Oscar A
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Restaurant Details

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  • 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, 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
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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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