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Ethnic Coffee

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Cafe, South American, Ecuadorean
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Amazonas, Entre Robles y Roca, Edificio Hotel Alameda Mercure, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-250-1613
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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198 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in on our way back to our hotel from a 8 mile walk. This quiet and friendly coffee shop restaurant has friendly staff and very reasonably priced coffee drinks. We didn't have food so wont comment on that. There is some nice sidewalk seating as well.

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Thank Brando62
Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Good service & Good coffee. Small menu, but serves snacks & meals, stews & such. Food was good & location great.

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Thank Tara H G
Stewartsville, New Jersey
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185 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is primarily a place for coffee but also serves food. We went here for Ecuadorian food but that was close to our hotel. I had red snapper stuffed with ham and a sauce topped with shrimp. Also had hot chocolate with Baileys. My husband had the lamb stew which he enjoyed. Prices were reasonably and nice sized. Nicely decorated.

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Thank rorudupa
texas
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270 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

so we are here in Equador on our last day and finally make it to Ethnic Coffee. I think we passed by it on Amazonia street about ten times. we finally go in. the atmosphere is very nice. the décor and the furniture is actually very nicely done. we had a chance to take a look at the menu. a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Used this place for lunch, has good mix of local and more European food. Food was good though not easy to know always what you were getting nor portion sizes. Wraps were large but local dishes smaller but substantial due to corn and potato ingredients. Locals eating there - always a good sign.

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Thank Harriet K
Flemington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

I was there 2 months ago. It's a cozy place to have nice food , I think the prices were reasonable. I loved their fruit tea. :)

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Thank Amelia C
Rueil-Malmaison, France
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277 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

We're looking for somewhere to have lunch when we spotted this great place. They have fantastic cheese empanadas! I then had a salad which was average but my husband had mixed fish grill which was really good. Our friend had a beef pita sandwich, which she said was really tasty. We all three had the best fresh juice of blackberry... More 

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Thank Karen M
california
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

Ethnic Coffee is in the heart of the Mariscal district on Amazonas near Robles (close to the Hilton Hotel). They serve excellent coffees and delicious and creative lunches including a daily menu for a very reasonable price.

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Thank juanitaC7
Quito, Ecuador
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186 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015

On Amazonas, near the artesanal market, is a charming well appointed restaurant. From the tranquility of their outdoor patio you can watch the hectic pace of Quito. Enjoy their fine freshly ground coffees, or varied tea selection along with an ethnic snack, ( humitas, tomales) pastry or cheescake. Ethnic music, good service and ambience. It is closed on Sundays.

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Thank global3adventure
Anasco, Puerto Rico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

My wife and I came here twice during our stay in Quito. Service was excellent and the food and coffee were very good. It is an easy walk from the Hilton but is closed on Sunday.

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Thank Daryl S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, South American, Ecuadorean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amazonas, Entre Robles y Roca, Edificio Hotel Alameda Mercure, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-250-1613

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?