If you are looking for a friendly and cozy café-bar that, by the way, includes hostel, El Cafecito is the right place. In the hearts of the cities of Quito, Cuenca, and Bogotá - Colombia, are branches of this café that offers both coffees seasoned with liqueurs, as well as desserts and small dishes for your delight.
Address: Luis Cordero and Reina Victoria. Quito, Ecuador.
Telephone: (+593-2) 223 4862
If we talk about bohemian places, the Cafélibro would be the first place to be listed. Founded in 1992, this place is home of several cultural events, including gatherings, literary and intellectual discussions as well as the practice of the legendary game Go. Its menu consists of different types of coffees, cocktails, beverages (alcoholic and non alcoholic), and some snacks for the palate.
Address: Leonidas Plaza Street, between Wilson and Veintimilla. Quito, Ecuador.
Telephone: (+593-2) 250 3214 / 252 6754
A relaxed and friendly atmosphere awaits you in this café where the owners serve their own coffee, grown and processed by the same company. In addition to serving it, the coffee is sold in different presentations (grain, ground, etc.). It is a place where events such as concerts or contemporary performances usually take place. They have several types of coffees as well as a varied menu with delicious dishes.
Address: Juan León Mera N23-94 and Wilson, La Mariscal. Quito, Ecuador.
Telephone: (+593-2) 254 2488
This coffee-house has a cozy atmosphere, such as being at home. Organic gourmet coffee is available. It’s a perfect place to forget, just for a moment, that you are in the city. It’s the appropriate place to start the morning in Quito.
Address: Foch E8-47 and 6 de diciembre Avenue. La Mariscal. Quito, Ecuador.Telephone: (+593-2) 254 5139
This Cafe is located few steps from Parque Itchimbía, where you can have a panoramic view of the center of Quito. The cafe offers beer, bar, terrace, receptions and events. In addition, the specialty of the Chef is potatoes creamy soup and “Miñonetas cielo” in two sauces, surrounded by a casual and family environment.
Address: Manuel Samaniego N8-52 and Antepara
Address: (+593-2) 2581-334
This coffee house is located few minutes away from Quito, in the Valley of Los Chillos. It offers a traditional menu that includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and coffee in the afternoon. It has a comfortable atmosphere, which is conducive to the presentation of live music and theater plays. This proposal especially takes place Thursday and Friday. Its specialties include table of cheeses, cream, pies, burgers 3D, tamales, locros (Ecuadorian soups) and a variety of natural juices.
Address 1: San Luis Shopping
Telephone 1: (+593-2) 209 0135
Address 2: Machachi
Telephone 2: (+593-2) 2 315 012
Address 3: Cayambe
You can find this coffee house at the North of Quito in one of the areas known for their exclusivity, the González Suárez. It offers international gourmet cuisine among which stands out: the coffee, hummus with pita, Roast Beef sandwich and organic chocolate cake. Its informal atmosphere is accompanied by wine list which include those from the Argentina, Chile and Spain. In addition this cafe offers over 10,000 titles of original films in DVD format, among which stands out the collection of Latin American, European, Asian cinema as well as author cinema.
Address: González Suárez 822 and Gonessiatt, building Cruz del Sur. Quito, Ecuador.Telephone: (+593-2) 381 8131 / 381 8160