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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%
Travellers talk about
“falafel plate” (15 reviews)
“seitan” (6 reviews)
“curry” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM Hours
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 2 weeks ago

We liked the Casa Hood very much and went there even twice. They offer various kinds of food from all over the world. We liked the soup of day and the trucha although all the dishes were really huge. The craft beer and the homemade...More

Thank Kahanni
Casa H, Owner at Casa Hood, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Kahanni for your great review! Our staff will love to hear it. And if you're traveling, spread the word. Bon voyage!

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The Thai green curry tasted like a jar sauce and not at all Thai. I would not recommend it. The noodles were okay but nothing special. The veggie lasagna has only a pasta sheet on the top and bottom and does not have bechamel sauce...More

Thank libertino23
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I live in Long Beach, California and I traveled this summer to Baños, Ecuador and I came across Casa Hood Restaurant. Just what I was looking for: amazing good, cozy place, and wonderful service by super nice waiter Alejandro and waitress Gladys. The vegan and...More

Thank Diego C
Reviewed 14 July 2018

great little restaurant with a very homely feel about it. the service from the staff was great, the price was quite cheap for the size of the meals (very generous portions) and the food was tasty. however I ordered a thai green curry and asked...More

1  Thank kel_fry_87
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We went here as part of a GAdventures group and it was delightful. I had a gorgeous trout and local ale. The decor was cosy and it was close to our hotel called la floresta. We also divulged in the happy hour cocktails which were...More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 12 July 2018

I was in Ecuador 3 weeks. I ate a lot of decent meals at a lot of different restaurants around the country. This was one of my very top memories. The ginger trout is the best trout I've ever eaten, and they have the best...More

1  Thank bcthom
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Came here 2 times on our trip to Baños, it was that good! Had the falafel plate the first time with hummus and tabouli, and the second time had chips/guac/burrito and both times my meal was delicious! Definitely recommend the juices, and the chocolate shake...More

Thank Lindsey D
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Went here twice in our three days in Banos because it was so delicious! Everything we had was delicious. The hummus and guacamole are very very good and the smoothies/juices are amazing! The food is very reasonably priced and you get a good amount of...More

Thank Emily B
Ray H, Owner at Casa Hood, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meals and time at Casa Hood. We're always working on giving a great experience for our diners, and reviews like yours let us know we're on the right track. Thank you and best wishes!

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I stopped in without any particular expectations and left with a full belly and a happy heart. I had the Thai Chicken which came with a choice of white or brown rice or potatoes. I got the potatoes which were fabulous. Also the the cooked...More

Thank raindog13
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

While in Banos for our second time, we decided to do some research. Our previous visit to Banos was just the two of us but now we were a party of six with varied culinary palettes. We had a short list of restaurants to try...More

Thank highflyer15
Ray H, Owner at Casa Hood, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you for your delightful review. We're very happy you enjoyed your visit and our staff was content to hear the feedback. Many thanks, and hoping sometime in the future we'll have an opportunity to serve you again. Happy travels from Casa Hood!

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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

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 7
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, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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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