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Casa Hood

Luis A. Martinez y Eloy Alfaro | Behind the Supermarket, Banos 010151, Ecuador
+593 3-274-2668
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Healthy, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Luis A. Martinez y Eloy Alfaro | Behind the Supermarket, Banos 010151, Ecuador
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had lunch at Casa Hood and we really enjoyed both the atmosphere and the food. I had the lunch special, which was a big bowl of soup, vegetable lasagna with a small side salad, and a glass of fresh juice, all for $3.75. You...More

Thank 3girlsmom
Reviewed yesterday

We did but we still had to wait, it is not a big place. The food was very good, good choice and freshly made in a clean envitonment. They seemed to be in the middle of some renovation which will make it slightly larger. You...More

Thank LondonNefertiti
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

They have a variety of foods: some Thai, italian, Mexican and Indian. Everything we ate was delicious.

Thank Carla S
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We've eaten both dinner and lunch at Casa Hood. The ambiance is homey and the staff are friendly. There is such a variety of meals on the menu - both vegetarian and non. The lunch special is $3.75 - an incredible 4 course vegetarian meal...More

Thank Catherine C
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Even if the food and staff weren’t wonderful we would still come here for the incredible Ray Hood. Ray is doing it right in Baños. The food is consistently good and the atmosphere is laid back with a good-soul vibe. From faithful Lucy greeting you...More

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Ray H, Owner at Casa Hood, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you for those kind words. I'll let the staff know; they'll be very pleased. It's wonderful when customers become friends, and Lucys melt at their arrival!🤭 Ray

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We are not very picky people but the food we got was very bad. We ordered Korma Curry and Bama Ramen. Those didn't taste anywhere near the original versions, Ramen were just normal noodles with tasteless loose sauce. Corma had a little more taste but...More

Thank Krzysztof D
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

It’s quite a charming place... some nice options to vegetarians and vegans. A lot of attention was clearly dedicated to the decor. The food is good... but not extraordinary. I wish they had some options integrating some of the local delicious fruits but for some...More

Thank my_paths_all_around
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great cup of coffee and banana bread!! Highly recommend to stop by for a relaxing afternoon in Baños.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The restaurant offers good service, helpful staff and a great choice of food. The food is good quality and portions larger than average.

Thank ssusansteph
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Reasonable prices and really good food! The best non ecuadorian food I've had here. All of us were pleased with our dishes except for one who ordered the lasagna.

Thank Hanna S
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Dennis M
3 September 2015|
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Response from Ray H | Property representative |
Casa Hood is in Baños, Tungurahua, near Ambato in the center of Ecuador. Our address is: calle Luis A. Martinez and Eloy Alfaro just behind the 9.9 Supermarket in the center of town.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luis A. Martinez y Eloy Alfaro | Behind the Supermarket, Banos 010151, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Tungurahua Province  >  Banos
  • Phone Number: +593 3-274-2668
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We are an eclectic art cafe featuring excellent coffee and an extensive menu of food from around the world including pasta dishes, fresh trout, curries, Mexican dishes, fresh juices and smoothies and delicious desserts. The space is a comfortable place to kick back and relax, with a lending library and fireplace. Open from noon to 10:15 pm, 7 days a week.
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