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Cafe Mosaico

#53 of 1,294 Restaurants in Quito}
$$ - $$$American, , International
Manuel Samaniego N8-95 Near Antepara, Itchimbia | Itchimbia, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-254-2871
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“greek options” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“potato soup” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Ecuadorean, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Manuel Samaniego N8-95 Near Antepara, Itchimbia | Itchimbia, Quito, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

You MUST get to this restaurant before sunset so you can get a balcony seat and watch the terrific sunset. Then, watch the city lights come on.....wonderfult! The view and the vantage point are just perfect. Upon arrival, as you are waiting for the sunset...More

Thank TheWoodlandsMom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have an album on their Facebook page in which they include pictures of people who have complained about one thing or another and they publish their pictures, which they copy from these people's Profiles. The album was called something like Unwanted Guests. After someone's...More

1  Thank AgeeLoro
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Café Mosaico is one of a few restaurants on a hill in the museum district. It has floor to ceiling windows to afford diners with dramatic views of the sunset. And the food and service are very good as well. We arrived on the spur...More

1  Thank Archer1943
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I would 100% go back in a heartbeat. My husband took me here for my birthday for drinks. We had a flight to catch that evening and the owner opened early just so we could enjoy the beautiful view and play with the dogs. The...More

Thank LaurenBoswell
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The view is simply amazing. The food is average, nothing special but not so bad. Ask for a table with view, otherwise it is not worth going. In the evening take the cab to go there, as it is uphill and you don't want to...More

1  Thank erricotrip
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I love this place. It has been in this location for so many years. It has become a touristic asset for the city. It has a wonderful view of the Historical Center. I recommend going at about 18h00 so you can see how the city...More

Thank Felipe V
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a wonderful place to share a nice moment with your friends, family... and even with your pets. The food is very delicious. I had the chance to taste a BBQ hamburger with a lot of onion, cheese and a good sauce (It filled...More

Thank andresram1
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Sunday eve, little restaurants open. Found this place through tripadvisor and we were amazed by the night view of the city. Food is good and service was fast as there were few guests.

Thank GGC64
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Delicious meal & fabulous wine served with a smile !!!! Excellent location ... amazing view in the evening with Quito's lights twinkling beyond. Would definitely recommend.

Thank kathybeee
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Cafe Mosaico is the perfect place to go for an evening out in Quito. The views are seriously unbeatable and the ambiance is classy and cozy. The menu has nice variety - although somehow I always end up ordering off their Mexican food menu because...More

Thank Zoe E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manuel Samaniego N8-95 Near Antepara, Itchimbia | Itchimbia, Quito, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 2-254-2871
  • E-mail
Description
By far the greatest view of Quito, with excellent menu offerings and the best coffee in town. A must visit for locals and foreigners alike to enjoy coffee or a full meal while witnessing Quito in its fairest light.
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