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Ethnic Coffee and Art

Av. Rio Amazonas and Gral. Roble St. Between Vicente Ramon Roca St, and Roble St. | Alameda Mercure Hotel, #3, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-250-1613
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
24 Jan 2018
“One of my favorite spots for the "Menu del Dia", and an expresso!”
11 Oct 2017
“Wonderful and relaxing atmosphere”
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Cafe, Fusion, South American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Av. Rio Amazonas and Gral. Roble St. Between Vicente Ramon Roca St, and Roble St. | Alameda Mercure Hotel, #3, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Ethnic Coffee and Art
1. Relaxing atmosphere
"fortunately discovered this charming place today after shopping"
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2. Unique food options anytime
"They serve excellent coffees and delicious and creative lunches"
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3. Explore our handicraft gallery
"my last day in Quito and wish I had discovered it sooner!"
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

An Ecuadorian friend introduced me to this unique spot and now when I am in the area (near the Artisan Market), I make sure to check out the Menu of the Day. The food is always delicious and the coffee is excellent. I would take...More

Thank Jas_5555555
Ethnic Coffee C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Ethnic Coffee and Art, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you! We are glad you like our daily options, they're made with love for our customers. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The service was professional and fast, food good and the coffee was really wonderful. I visited the establishment twice in my time in Quito. Great atmosphere.

Thank nixsa777
Reviewed 1 March 2017

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...More

Thank Brando62
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Tara H G
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...More

Thank rorudupa
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...More

Thank shark4rk
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....More

Thank Harriet K
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. :)

Thank Amelia C
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...More

Thank Karen M
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.

Thank juanitaC7
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Average prices
US$ 18
Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Rio Amazonas and Gral. Roble St. Between Vicente Ramon Roca St, and Roble St. | Alameda Mercure Hotel, #3, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-250-1613
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In the Mariscal, few steps from the St. Teresita Church is our Coffee Restaurant, the perfect place for meetings and reunions with friends and family. We offer you the flavours and smells of the best coffee of Quito, and several types of hot drinks, including delicious homemade dehydrated fruit teas, and a la carte liqueurs. To eat, a variety of typical snacks, gourmet dishes and desserts from the house. At noon for lunch we have daily menus with excellent value for money.
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