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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 3-274-1609
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (51 reviews)
“brownie” (19 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Montalvo y Rafael Vieira | A pocos metros de la cascada y diagonal a la torre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Order an Hindu plate which was pretty good my wife ordered fish it was ok, potatoes were kind of burned but otherwise nice. Place was quite and music was pretty good. I would go back.

Thank Juan Pablo V
Reviewed 3 days ago

Café Hood is a special find. There is no doubt about it. Fresh, healthy, fulling and absolutely delightful. One of my friends recommended me this restaurant during my travels and I absolutely loved it. Can’t wait to go back to Ecuador and try all the...More

Thank jcsanchez94
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic experience!!! Super high quality and affordable place close to the center of Baños. The service was exceptional the staff even sang a birthday song for our table. Everything we tasted was wonderful. We will definitely go back and I would highly recommend going to...More

Thank Front Desk A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous little cafe in a stunning location right by the waterfall in Baños. Excellent menu which includes a great selection of vegetarian food which they are more than happy to make vegan if asked. Really friendly people making it a very homely atmosphere!

Thank bexter4
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food is amazing and almost everything on the menu has a vegan option! Whether you want to sit and enjoy coffee, tea, or mulled wine OR have a full meal, it's a great place. Karina is an amazing chef and owner if you get...More

Thank Casey S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful restaurant with delicious food and friendly staff. I was in Banos for 4 days and went back each day. I had the Pad Thai, the soup, Hindu dish and pesto pasta. And the brownie (more than once). All was SO good. Highly recommend! Thanks...More

Thank RoseIrvine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fun time while in Banos - good food, friendly staff and fun environment! We we enjoyed speaking Italian with the waiter - good humor!;-)

Thank edita36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's in a different spot now than my last Banos trip, but the new place looks very nice. We sat outside and enjoyed the weather. The staff were welcoming and friendly. There's a wide selection of menu options. Mexican, Italian, vegetarian, burgers, Thai, desserts... We...More

Thank Brandon8080
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our meals here. The staff was friendly and helpful, and the food was great. They have a nice menu, and we were very happy.. Would definitely recommend, and return next time I am in Banos

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly people, some English speaking, good food it is also affordable, different drinks as well.. yum

Thank Anna B
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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 3-274-1609
  • 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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