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Cafeteria Modelo


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, Ecuadorean
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this one to be less than expected as per reviews. The mixo Ham n cheese omelet was ok, perhaps a bit over done, it comes with a cheese sandwich that was best item of meal by consensus opinion. We expected a buffet style from...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cdwood77
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Great lunch place in central historic Quito. Efficient service, good value, Cold beer and a very nice place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter K
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

The lady that was supposed to take out order took 15 minutes, never came, we had to go and look for her, I would never recommend this place. Ever.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juantrujillo95
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Nice place we ate at multiple times for breakfast. The menu is in English and Spanish but the staff all speak Spanish only. Food is not exceptional but it is quick and very reasonable in price. We returned many times and ate multiple times. They...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ascalapius
Reviewed November 29, 2018

The menu was varied and reasonably priced. The helping size OK. Service was satisfactory. The restaurant was able to cater for a large group.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank aussiedave717
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Nice cheap lunch. The location says it’s on Garcia Moreno but it’s actually on Sucre. There’s a good variety on the menu. My chicken soup was absolutely excellent. My wife had the meat lasagne which was not good and tasted more like chili and comprised...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JasonVerdera
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Wonderful traditional Café in the old town of Quito with a friendly service, very good Ecuadorian food and low prices. We liked it so much that we went there even twice.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kahanni
Reviewed February 18, 2018

My husband and I ate at Cafeteria Modelo three times this visit and every meal was excellent. I highly recommend the ham and cheese omelet and the pork dinner. The guanabana and mora milkshades were delicious.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Katharine G
Reviewed January 19, 2018

The food is very good and the service is prompt and friendly. In the late afternoon an excellent guitar player and singer starts with nice laidback tunes.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Franck156
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We had decided to explore this cafe that comes a long way in their history. It was simple, fast; servers doesn’t speak much English yet we got what we’d ordered. Fresh blackberry juice, coffee with their breakfast. We ended up went there again, this time...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Emily K
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