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Swiss Bistro Banos

€€ - €€€, European,
Calle Martinez y Eloy Alfaro | Behind Supermarket, Banos 180250, Ecuador
+593 99 400 4019
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fondue” (54 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
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Swiss, European, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Martinez y Eloy Alfaro | Behind Supermarket, Banos 180250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We went with large group including four kids and the staff couldn't have been nicer. Great night, would recommend. Sit on the roof terrace if you can.

Thank rhenson
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped into the Swiss Bistro on a rainy afternoon to have a cup of coffee and piece of cake. The coffee was nothing special and the cake was dry (like it was made the day before and left out on the counter). I cannot...More

Thank stephanie g
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The dinner menu looked fabulous. Unfortunately we were there for lunch. We had a cheese plate that had four types of cheeses all delicious (which is unique, good cheese is difficult to get on the coast of Ecuador where I live. The rest was not...More

Thank lynn258
Reviewed 3 September 2017

If you are visiting Banios well come and enjoy a unique flavour of food..where you are treated politely ..the restaurant is so cozy..

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Thank SylviaDavalos
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Exceptional food and lovely upstairs terrace to enjoy it if the weather is good. Excellent service. A gem. I ate here twice.

1  Thank 1travlgal
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

If tou want to enjoy for a few jiyrs The swiss gastronomy this is the Restaurant. A great fondue, olma was delightfull and the chicken breast with cheese was just delicious. The chocolate fondue was a great closing for this gastronomic experience.

Thank FedeAL_EC
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We were a big group. Again, we made a reservation for organized dining. We occupied the entire second floor. It is an open area with top cover for the rain. They had heaters to keep us warm. Again, we made a reservation in advance and...More

Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch there twice....excellent...enjoyed the food and ambience on the balcony...the Bratwurst with Röschti Is as good as in Switzerland 🇨🇭the chocolate mousse as Dessert Is outstanding

Thank Matthias T
Reviewed 9 July 2017

First the food is great, gruyere heaven! Ther service is good. The environment is very nice and least in the middle of the day, chill and quiet. Very pretty place and the swiss owner seemed very friendly, although we didn't speak much as both my...More

Thank Timothy T
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a healthy, fresh and delicious meal, this is your place. The trout I tried was simply perfect. Great combination of ingredients

1  Thank saokmaHiker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Martinez y Eloy Alfaro | Behind Supermarket, Banos 180250, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Tungurahua Province  >  Banos
  • Phone Number: +593 99 400 4019
  • E-mail
Swiss Bistro Banos, your gastronomic meeting point at the entrance of the amazonian rain forest. Since 2008 we offer Swiss & European specialties in a unique and authentic atmosphere. This year we added a terrasse lounge to enjoy the same dishes in a peacefull and relaxing garden in the center of Banos. Our professional Team will welcome you like at home to enjoy: - Swiss cheese fondue - Meat fondue - Selection of roestis - Meat & fish specialties - Deserts, hot chocolates and delicious coffees - Quality wines & spirits Bon appetit!
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