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Cafe Mosaico

) #54 of 1,235 Restaurants in Quito ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , International
Manuel Samaniego N8-95 Near Antepara, Itchimbia | Itchimbia, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-254-2871
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“potato soup” (4 reviews)
“octopus” (3 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Ecuadorean, International, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Manuel Samaniego N8-95 Near Antepara, Itchimbia | Itchimbia, Quito, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sunday eve, little restaurants open. Found this place through tripadvisor and we were amazed by the night view of the city. Food is good and service was fast as there were few guests.

Thank GGC64
Reviewed 5 days ago

Delicious meal & fabulous wine served with a smile !!!! Excellent location ... amazing view in the evening with Quito's lights twinkling beyond. Would definitely recommend.

Thank kathybeee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cafe Mosaico is the perfect place to go for an evening out in Quito. The views are seriously unbeatable and the ambiance is classy and cozy. The menu has nice variety - although somehow I always end up ordering off their Mexican food menu because...More

Thank Zoe E
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

The location is just great! You can overlook Quito while enjoying a drink or meal from the balcony. Quality and choice of food was very good and tasteful. Highly recommend.

Thank Christiane B
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Food was allright, service was good. We had to wait long for our cocktails cause only one waiter could make them.

Thank Laurens_l_l_
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Every time someone has come to visit me in Ecuador (my dad, my sister, my friends, and my boyfriend), I've taken them to Cafe Mosaico for dinner on their last day. The view here is incredible--you look out over the old city and can see...More

1  Thank adisonhaley
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The waiter promised us a table with a view over looking the city and then he give it to someone else that came way after us. It kind of ruined my mood...

1  Thank Midojamai
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Great view, nice atmosphere and simply just 15 minutes walking up the stairs from our hostel. We were there in the afternoon during weekdays and had plenty options to find our best seat with great views :) and the frappuccino was cool enough.

1  Thank wjerocka
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We sort of happened upon this place, looking for restaurant near our hotel, since reportedly we were not in safest neighborhood. Dog friendly place, doggies contentedly sleeping under tables. Amazing view of city, day and night. Food good enough. Mostly gringos here.

Thank docpainter2015
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The best view of the city, great food, friendly staff, amazing vegetarian options, pet friendly, and awesome price/quality ratio. Definitely a must in Quito.

Thank MPandzic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manuel Samaniego N8-95 Near Antepara, Itchimbia | Itchimbia, Quito, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-254-2871
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By far the greatest view of Quito, with excellent menu offerings and the best coffee in town. A must visit for locals and foreigners alike to enjoy coffee or a full meal while witnessing Quito in its fairest light.
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