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Cafe Pachamama

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Calle Quito y Miguel Egas | inside hotel La Posada del Quinde, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
+593 6-292-0750
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7:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Evanston, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Lovely lovely space--open and inviting. Had a great quinoa soup. Big assortment of foods--all organic and caringly prepared and served. If you want an elegant tuna fish sandwich, this is the place to go.

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Thank jaz79h
Panama City, Panama
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice clean place, friendly staff, the food was great and price was right. The menu has a good variety and some more interesting combinations as well as nice vegetarian options to offer.

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Thank honeybunny2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Good clean place...not a huge selection but was a nice place. Garden is quite pretty. We had lunch and were the only ones there. It is part of a hostel which looks quite clean and inviting.

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Thank Avery Y
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

I'm not vegetarian but it was a welcome change to the usual rice, meat, plantain and beans. That being said the food wasn't outstanding, I had a feta and tomato tart, which was good but under seasoned and lacking in a bit of flavour. The same can be said of the accompaniments. My partner had lentil stuffed peppers, which again... More 

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Thank Chris B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

There is a nice fireplace where we had a drink first. Then we enjoyed a very good dinner with some local, as well as some international dishes. Very friendly and attentive service.

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Thank Yves H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We went for the carrot cake but didn't like it. Chicken quinoa soup was good though. We didn't eat Angeles. Building and gardens are beautiful. Restful music and great rest break.

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Thank elainehar
Boulder, CO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

This is a great place to get french toast for breakfast or a nice dinner by the fire. They have vegetarian options, and nice patio for lunch, and cozy dining room for cool nights.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

I enjoyed the quinoa shrimp salad for lunch. The shrimp were crunchy and the salad had a great dressing that really complimented the shrimp. A winner!

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Thank Les L
New York City, New York
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We dined at Cafe Pachamama several times during our stay at La Posada de Quinde. The service is quick and friendly, and the food is beyond spectacular. We loved everything we ordered, from the quinoa pancakes with homemade blackberry jam for breakfast to heavenly artisan pizzas for lunch to quinoa-crusted shrimp for dinner. Everything was fresh and made-to-order by the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Live entertainment and cozy dinning area with fireplace made this restaurant special. The food was tasty and the vegetarian options excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, South American, International, Ecuadorean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Quito y Miguel Egas | inside hotel La Posada del Quinde, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Otavalo
  • Phone Number: +593 6-292-0750
Description
Cafe Pachamama is located inside hotel La Posada del Quinde, just five blocks from the Plaza de Ponchos market. Our fireplace lounge, outdoor patio and garden provide something extra for travelers, as well as our freshly-prepared, organic food with local ingredients. To top it off, we offer more vegetarian options than any other restaurant in town and many delicious meat options as well. But even if you're not a vegetarian, we have plenty of meat-based dishes and burgers to please meat-eaters as well.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?