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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 3-250-5095
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pad thai” (52 reviews)
“brownie” (21 reviews)
“burrito” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Montalvo y Rafael Vieira | A pocos metros de la cascada y diagonal a la torre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had lunch at this local restaurant before we left Banos. We had tried Casa Hood the day before, so thought we should give Cafe Hood a try as well. Apparently there used to be one Hood restaurant owned by a couple. They divorced, and...More

Thank 3girlsmom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here while in Banos and ordered a couple of the small dishes. These were in fact not small at all and tasted good. We had hamburguesa, chicken teriyaki, oat meal porridge and nachos with guacamole. Everything was tasty, the guacamole was especially...More

Thank Christina Kjær S
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We ate here our first day and thought it was great. Prices some of the best we found in Ecuador. The burger was big, delicious, and only $4. Also like the salad and sandwiches.

Thank Jennie383
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The service staff was so keen on been on time and very nice with us, food had great flavor, and plate sizes where very good! Another great thing was the coffee, one of the best coffees I’ve had in the country! A must in baños!

Thank Miggss
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This place has a good variety of dishes. And as far as I know we were all happy with our food. I had mexican, others had italian. If you want a good meal and people in your group habe different cravings, this is a good...More

Thank Vincent K
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our guide and after walking the busy little town of Baños, having a beer, we took him up on his recommendation. The restaurant did not disappoint. It was quite an eclectic assortment of dishes from all over the world- falafels,...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Went here too many times on our short visit to Banos, because everthing was so tasty and fresh. The food was delicious and the staff is warm and friendly.

Thank danaloy
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Food is great and cheap, we went twise and it didnt disapoint us. Hot chocolates are amazing. Have a choise for vegans and vegetarians.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed March 11, 2018

I have some things to say about Cafe Hood. I was there a few weeks ago with a group of friends who are exchange students here in Ecuador; we were looking forward to a peaceful meal after a long day of hiking. The food was...More

2  Thank Emily H
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

The food was incredible:) it is a little more expensive than eating a classic lunch but its totally worth it. The curry is amazing

Thank María José O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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 3-250-5095
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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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