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Ponche Suizo

) #2 of 5 Coffee & Tea in Banos #11 of 122 Places to Eat in Banos Cafe,
Eloy Alfaro 4-24 | Y Ambato, Banos 180250, Ecuador
+593 99 858 4439
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Ecuadorean
Eloy Alfaro 4-24 | Y Ambato, Banos 180250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Quite refreshing to go somewhere that is well priced, and surprisingly good. The menu options look simple, but they are made with an obvious knowledge of decent food and drink, and go above expectations. Great establishment, highly recommend

Thank Jcal_4
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Nice drinks, and extensive menu so you will find what you're looking for. The prices are reasonable but still Gringo prices. Cute spot!

Thank NMP91
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We loved this little spot. There was a big menu with great prices. The owner is very friendly. He made our coffees just the way we asked for them. For some reason we had a terrible time getting a cafe con leche in banos, but...More

Thank LindseyLou90
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I stopped by for a quick lunch and this place was perfect. I had the chicken sandwich, an empanada and Zumo de naranja (fresh squeezed orange juice). It was delicious and cheap too. My father had the ponche and could not stop talking about how...More

Thank Cristina E
Reviewed 26 November 2016

One of my go to places when I was studying Spanish for 5 weeks in Banos. Great intimate Cafe. Wonderful friendly owners. Delicious latte and hot chocolate.

Thank Marjan G
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Great place, great food. The owner gave us some samples to try and was very friendly and describe everything for us. Coffee and juice were amazing. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Julia A
Reviewed 12 August 2016

It was a rainy day in Banos so i decided to go to this little gem. The place is beautiful decorated, there are hammocks to relax and read a book. The staff is friendly. A nice place to hang out in a rainy day !

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I had Ponche Suizo, their so called secret recipe and ended up with severe diarrhe and profuse vomiting. When I complained to the woman who is there, she didn't care at all and when I asked, what was in it that could cause this, she...More

Thank BlueSapphireLK
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a great double espresso. After a short chat with the owner about his famous Ponche Suizo, we got a small try. The Ponche Suizo tasted great. Definitly coming back!

Thank ggggggert
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Had a great cappuccino here but the place seemed average otherwise. Lukewarm staff, probably not the best choice for breakfast.

Thank Thirst-Aid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Ecuadorean
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eloy Alfaro 4-24 | Y Ambato, Banos 180250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Tungurahua Province  >  Banos
  • Phone Number: +593 99 858 4439
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