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El Tupay

Calle Palacio 136 | Plazoleta Nazarenas, Cusco, Peru
+51 1 6108300
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“opera night” (10 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle Palacio 136 | Plazoleta Nazarenas, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

We had dinner on a Saturday when they have live music. The opera singers were fantastic. They brought tears to my eyes. The food was orgasmic . I order the sucking pig. Cooked to perfection. Try the pumpkin soup, it has a hint of lime...More

Thank 255vivian64
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

So disappointing as I came especially to hear the singing. More irritating was the service. Firstly as an opera lover I am a little critical but even taking everything into consideration I didn't think it was up to scratch in terms of the music or...More

Thank M H
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We stayed next door at the Palacio Nazarenas and decided to drop over to the Monasterio to check it out. We ended up deciding to stay and have dinner during one of the Opera Nights. It was a very interesting experience. The dining room is...More

Thank Banters
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food and wine in the most elegant and historical setting. Had a memorable culinary experience here, made better by exceptional staff, Jimmy in particular. He went out of his way to make our evening very special.

Thank rwjames1uk
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Although, we had become accustomed the the wonderful service at Belmond Hotels, this restaurant was indeed "top drawer". Impeccable service, nicely spaced gap between courses, quiet and intimate. Lovely operatic singer provided some entertainment.

Thank rossbald
Reviewed August 13, 2017

We ate here for our first night arriving to Cusco. We were surprised with the opera performance, and the find dining experience. Although we were physically tired, we were re-energized with the good food, drinks, and quality of service at this restaurant. They're on the...More

Thank JuliusForonda
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Up scale dining in a beautiful, historical setting. On certain days they have live opera accommodating the meal. Thought this might be a bit hokey but turned out to be quite elegant and enjoyable. Recommended not only if staying at the hotel, but as a...More

Thank TravelHappy237
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Amazing staff that helped my family's experience in Cusco memorable. Juan Carlos was amazing waiter and was very attentive to us. Thanks for the wonderful experience.

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

The staff was very nice, was looking after every detail ans made us feel special. This is a must dinner ifnyou came to Cusco for a birthday, anniversary or honeymoon. Food was very good and the presentation of the dishes was beautiful. The site is...More

Thank familiadeicaza
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We stayed at the hotel and the restaurant is part of the hotel. At night there are a few tables where one can see the Christ Redeemer Statue which appears to float in the air. Service is excellent and we ate here several times during...More

Thank Gerald B
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Palacio 136 | Plazoleta Nazarenas, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 1 6108300
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El Tupay serves classic international cuisine featuring fresh locally sourced ingredients.Join us for our opera night, three times a week, with Cusco's best tenor and soprano. This unforgettable experience is enhanced by the romantic atmosphere.
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