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La Abuela Cafe

Ambato near 16 de Diciembre, Banos 010151, Ecuador
(06) 09 965 4365
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor38%
  • Terrible26%
Jan 6, 2018
“Poor service ok food”
Sep 25, 2016
“Nice to sit upstair of the balcony!”
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$$ - $$$
Ambato near 16 de Diciembre, Banos 010151, Ecuador
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

The English menu showed roasted shrimp but they did not offer it and it did not show up on the Spanish menu. My partner then ordered the breaded shrimp but got something like bad Chinese stir fry. When we ordered we asked to substitute soup...More

Thank Don L
Reviewed September 25, 2016

I met a friend here for lunch. It is one of his favorite places. He had the soup. Apparently, a Ecuadorian speciality potato soup with an avocado. Looked good! i wanted something more than soup, so I went for the lunch special. Delicious! The menu...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed October 14, 2014

We could not help it she had to work on a sunny Sunday! We went in and sat on the balcony, just for a drink. She was not amused. All fresh juices were out of stock, no alternatives. The location is great, but the staff...More

Thank vosdiana
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Went with 2 friend. One was served the " prepared"lunch that is common in Ecuador pretty quickly. He ate, hung around and left. 4 hours later he was sick for 3 days. We continued to wait for an hour after he left. Total at least...More

Thank Stully22
Reviewed May 7, 2013

Had dinner there this evening and truly wish we had not. I ordered a ham sandwich...barely there piece of ham on 2 pieces of old bread...dry and tasteless. A few fries. Had to ask for Mayo...begrudgingly got little packets. Husband had mushroom spaghetti..small bowl..no bread..no...More

1  Thank Kathie W
Reviewed December 1, 2011

Good, affordable food. The pastas and pizzas were really good and the juices were lovely.

Thank Rosats148
Reviewed February 5, 2011

We (2 of us) stopped in for dinner and a drink, and went upstairs to the balcony for the view of the street scene below. Although the place was not busy, it took about 15 minutes for the waitress to take time away from chatting...More

Thank Reginald_Chung
Reviewed June 28, 2010

Very pricey compared to others but for some reason is in the backpacker's guidebook. Chicken burritos were totally delicious though! Overall the higher prices would put me off returning

Thank Lornstar
Reviewed January 5, 2009

We went here one night and what you see is what you get, full of tourists who dont know any better. i can just say one night was enough!!

2  Thank pedrojock
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  • Address: Ambato near 16 de Diciembre, Banos 010151, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Tungurahua Province  >  Banos
  • Phone Number: (06) 09 965 4365
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