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Santa Catalina Ancha 384 | A 1 1/2 cuadras de Plaza de Armas, Cusco 084, Peru
+51 84 247977
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (29 reviews)
“tofu” (6 reviews)
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Peruvian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Santa Catalina Ancha 384 | A 1 1/2 cuadras de Plaza de Armas, Cusco 084, Peru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The portions are big and tasty, and the prices are more than reasonable, especially considering the fact that they are in the city center close to the Plaza de Armas. The interior is warm and has a hippie atmosphere reminiscent of the “summer of love.”...More

Thank Xena W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place rocks! All the food is great and served with a smile at good prices. My wife and I recomend it to everyone.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Nice location. Went for dinner yesterday evening with friends and tried a variety of dishes: vegetable soup, cream of spinach soup, veggie burger plate, chips and guacamole. All were good and well prepared. The carrot orange juice did not use real orange juice. The cheese...More

Thank Jennifer V
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

8PEN lunch menu/6PEN dinner menu, which included self serve salad bar with lots of options, a soup, a choice of main and a drink! It's incredibly good value, we ate here 3 times! Don't forgot to buy the 1PEN chocolate truffles on the way out...super...More

Thank Kylajanae
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Went to the place which was around the corner from our hotel. It was a very local, authentic vegetarian restaurant. Managed with my broken Spanish to order a vegan meal! The portions was extremely generous. I had the Cubana arroz... it was served with an...More

Thank vickiwslattery
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Great food, great juices...just come, you won’t regret it! (This coming from a non-vegetarian) The prices are also veeery good!

Thank Oana12
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Stumbled on this place next to our hotel looking for a quick late night snack. Reasonably priced, big portions and super fresh ingredients! We had the salad and honey yogurt fruit salad, highly recommended!

Thank charu k
Reviewed March 4, 2018

There set lunch menu is a steal. They also have a very extensive menu with lots of good options. We got their set lunch and then another time we ordered pumpkin soup and lentil hamburger. All was delicious. At lunch they have a salad bar...More

Thank AtotheQ
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on this place looking for a salad and papaya juice- not disappointed. Very fast service, chill vibe and cheap prices for quality food. I had 2 cups of muna tea, a papaya juice and salad (avacado, onion, tomato, mushroom, tofu, lettuce, almonds, walnuts and...More

Thank D0nut06
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Great spot for vegetarians. I had a lentil burger which was well cooked and very filling. The entire menu was very reasonably priced. Great find...which I'd found it before my last day in Cusco.

Thank Campo2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Catalina Ancha 384 | A 1 1/2 cuadras de Plaza de Armas, Cusco 084, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 247977
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