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Mongos Lounge and Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Asian, Mongolian
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Jose Calama E 5-10, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 99 274 1096
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:30
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Banos, Ecuador
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

I enjoyed this restaurant when it had an authentic Mongolian wok and the food was cooked fresh. This visit we ordered the Mongolian stir fry from the menu and were all disappointed. My orange/ginger sauce was a watery brownish-grey sludge that didn't stick to the noodles or the shrimp. My friend had the Thai curry sauce which barely had any... More 

Thank JillSare
Quito, Ecuador
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

We went in on Saturday evening. 1/23/16 ..after we read positive reviews on TA ...I do say they make a nice mojito...our server Jackson.. was upbeat and had a smile on ....very pleasant...my wife ordered salmon and I ordered steak... We shared a salad. My steak was perfectly cooked ..flavorful and more than adequate for my appetite ....Mashed (yum) was... More 

Thank Mike O
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2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015

I went there to try something different, The food was ok, but when the waiter said the wine was $5 a glass i said ok no problem, so I had 2 with my dinner. Originally he told me $10 for the food and $5 each for two glasses of wine, which obviously is $20 plus 10% tip and 12% tax... More 

Thank Eduardo L
Calgary, Canada
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015

I have been to this restaurant 5 years ago. Things have changed for the worse. The interior looks the same. The grill is no more. The food was horrible with too much sauce. The waiter was pleasant but lazy. We had to ask for sauces, cutlery, and much more. He wouldn't bring it on his own. He was very slow... More 

Thank kalhari
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

We just found this place as we were walking along and thought...Mongolian, why not? We both ordered main meals of their specialty dishes...choices of meats with a full variety of sauces, stir fried with rice or noodles. We were quite hungry so greedily also ordered nachos with Mongolian sauce to share at the start....WELL it was HUGE and we only... More 

Thank biggles69
Quito, Ecuador
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2014

After my visit, this place became my favourite restaurant in Quito. Very delicous $5 lunch. An escape from the high prices around the Plaza Foch. Very friendly staff! It's just 50m from the Plaza Foch. Don't hesitate!

Thank jojocris
Chicago, IL
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2013

You can't order the wrong thing at Mongos. All of the cuisine is divine. While the prices are steeper than other Ecuadorean restaurants which serve Ecuadorean cuisine, at Mongos it is worth every penny. The atmosphere is such that you don't want to leave. You will feel as though you have been transported to a modern day Morocco. The seating... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Asian, Mongolian
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jose Calama E 5-10, Quito 170150, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Pichincha Province  >  Quito
  • Phone Number: +593 99 274 1096

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?