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Plantas y Blanco

Luis a. Martinez y 12 de Noviembre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
+593 3-274-0044
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brochette” (3 reviews)
“avocado soup” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Luis a. Martinez y 12 de Noviembre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spotted this restaurant walking by since it looked like a Japanese set up. With a fire place and low couches to sit on the floor, it was very inviting. However it was not Japanese, rather upscale Ecuadorian fare. The food was less than $10...More

Thank aroundtheclockfoodie
Reviewed January 22, 2018

the cafe on the rooftop only served breakfast and restaurant downstairs only served dinner and drinks, all only at designated hours… there was no good coffee there.. only instant.. both breakfast and dinner menus were excellent and full of healthy delicious options as well as...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

This place is nice and has a very cozy atmosphere. The food is good and healthy, but also a bit simple (i always think; can I make this myself? , in this case (mushroom stick, guacamole) I know I can make it myself. I would...More

Thank Sanne d
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

This place felt just like home. You have to take your shoes of, in the middle there's a fire and you sit on the ground. The food was fresh and delicious. There were so much fresh vegetables on my plate.

Thank Miriam A
Reviewed November 1, 2017

I was planning on staying here because of it's many year history as a backpackers institution in Banos. Recently they remodeled and seem to be a party and prostitution destination. I would not recommend staying here unless that is your goal

Thank jf002
Reviewed June 28, 2017

We only had a cheese platter and wine but both are amazing! The cheese platter is enough for 2-3 people and had about 7 different cheeses. This restaurants setting is brilliant, its cosy, clean and so unique. I havent seen anything like it ever!

1  Thank danielcar
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

The thing I liked the most was the fact that you have to take your shoes off and sit in the floor. Those details make you enter into a special atmosphere of relaxation. Cool place if you're looking for something different

Thank saokmaHiker
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Rooms are spacious and we had two big shelves to store our clothes which means we were not having to live out of a backpack. The bathroom was very clean and the shower powerful and always had plenty of hot water. The room was cleaned...More

Thank Lesley P
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

This place is a little gem in Banos. The atmosphere is very interesting. You have to take off your shoes (they provide clean socks) and sit on cushions on the floor, which are quite comfortable. The food and drinks were fantastic. We started with the...More

1  Thank Voyage706771
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

I would come here just for the atmosphere. Take off your shoes and relax on the floor with pillows and great mood lighting. We had the simple and Greek salad which were not impressive. The house wine was cheap and tasted cheap too.

Thank hmikenna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luis a. Martinez y 12 de Noviembre, Banos 180250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Tungurahua Province  >  Banos
  • Phone Number: +593 3-274-0044
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