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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%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (52 reviews)
“brownie” (21 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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Reviewed 6 days ago

Always delicious and affordable. The staff is excellent and the ambiance is great too! The menu covers a broad range- from meat and potatoes type to vegetarian. Our family of 6 votes this our favorite place to eat in Banos. (The crepes and fusilli napoletani...More

Thank AStudebaker
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate at Cafe Hood several times during my recent stay in Banos. The wait staff is very friendly and attentive, and the selection of different types of food is really impressive. The plates of food were humongous and very filling, and were a good...More

Thank AttyPaulM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Interesting variety. Beautiful placement. Brownies are really weird though. It tastes like it has citrus in it.

Thank Ellaura C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for a good coffee we went to Hood. The coffee was a disapointment but they sell good eggs for 80 cents each.

Thank Vidarpedia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

6 people walk into Cafe Hood. 2 order quinoa veggie bowls and 4 order a variety of meat dishes. The 2 with the veggie bowls loved there dishes the rest felt theirs were okay. Many things were out which was a theme throughout Ecuador but...More

Thank Mikeh53
Reviewed 13 January 2018 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 24 December 2017 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 23 December 2017

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 20 December 2017 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 20 December 2017

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
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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