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Cafe Pachamama

Calle Quito y Miguel Egas | inside hotel La Posada del Quinde, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
+593 6-292-0750
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“quinoa” (17 reviews)
“mole” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
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7:30 am - 8:30 pmAll hours
International, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Quito y Miguel Egas | inside hotel La Posada del Quinde, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
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Reviewed August 12, 2015

I went with my family and my father and brothers` families too. The location is really easy to find. As always I went due to tripadvisor comments. I must agree that for vegetarians is a paradise. The vegetarian dish was fantastic. It was a spinach...More

Thank Edwin V
Reviewed July 14, 2015

We were at the market on Saturday and asked an American shopkeeper for a recommendation for dinner and this was his place. The menu was a good mix of Ecuadorean dishes with a bit of a California twist. I would definitely recommend for dinner, and...More

Thank ArkansasAmtraker
Reviewed June 27, 2015

A great meal, attentive service, and a relaxed atmosphere made this a delightful visit. There is also a garden if you prefer to eat outside and the wi-fi connection was stable and very fast, neither of which is a given in Ecuador. I would go...More

Thank kmalivuk
Reviewed June 16, 2015

Went here for dinner one night because of all the great reviews. The atmosphere was nice and there was a fire going which helped the space feel warm and cozy. The food was a little underwhelming for the price. We had the quinoa encrusted shrimp...More

Thank lqvist
Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

We have been traveling in Ecuador for a while and were in Otavalo today for the weekly market. After shopping for a few hours it was time for lunch and our guide took us here. We are vegetarians and although this is not a vegetarian...More

Thank Evan G
Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

All of the food on the menu was delicious. However, I'd have to say my favorites were the cheese empanadas, handmade pizza, stuffed green bell pepper, and the molten hot chocolate chip cookie with a giant scoop of vanilla ice cream on top! I give...More

Thank Sofia D
Reviewed June 3, 2015

The food is fantastic. This restaurant is worth going to even if you aren't staying in the Hotel. Everything on the menu is great especially the Chocolate Chip cookie for dessert. Food is not all traditional, so you can get a more home style meal...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed June 3, 2015

The food here was so delicious. It was semi american with an ecuadorian twist. The food was always amazingly fresh and everything on the menu tastes delicious. I would recommend this to everyone.

Thank abby l
Reviewed May 29, 2015

We stayed at the hotel where this restaurant is situated, so we ate here quite a bit. The food is excellent and the staff are nice and friendly. For lunches I really enjoyed the soups and the vegetarian sandwiches. I am not a vegetarian, but...More

Thank angusm9410
Reviewed May 25, 2015

Great place to hang out for breakfast lunch and dinner. We kept saying we should try somewhere else in town but the food is so good here why bother!

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Charlie K
June 11, 2016|
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September 9, 2015|
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Response from posadaquinde | Property representative |
Hello Ann! Yes, Cafe Pachamama is still open. I am sorry that it appeared closed when you were there. We sometimes keep the door closed, but there is a doorbell to the upper right side of the door in case it is closed the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
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
  • E-mail
Effective September 1, 2017, Cafe Pachamama will no longer be open to the public. We wish you all the best on your Ecuadorian culinary adventures!

A partir del primero de septiembre del 2017, Cafe Pachamama dejará de estar abierto al público. ¡A todos les deseamos lo mejor en su aventura culinaria ecuatoriana!
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