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All 415 Cusco Restaurants

Le Soleil

Calle San Agustin 275, Cusco 84, Peru
+51 84 240543
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Ranked #2 of 415 Restaurants in Cusco
Price range: $8 - $25
Hours:
Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: True 100% French traditional gourmet food and wine; perfect place for a romantic and/or special occasion meal; OPEN Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 12:30-15:00 & 19:30-22:30 Closed Wednesday. We accept ONLY soles, dolars, euros and Visa; sorry NO MC, Amex nor Diners.
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1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

We stayed in Cusco for four days, and visited alle the top choices for dining. Le soleil is by far the best place when it comes to both food and hospitality. We were received by the owner Arthur, and his manager Maria, both very lovely people, and was served the best dinner so far in Peru. We chose the 7... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

We chose this restaurant to celebrate our dear friend's 40th birthday after fulfliing her bucket list to hike up to Macchu Picchu. We had selected well. Art, the owner personally greeted us. He is as polished as the place. Lovely setting. Service was highly commendable. Dishes were carefully prepared and presented. We did not have to wait for long between... More

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USA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Dinner at Le Soleil was our last meal in Cusco-one of the most beautiful, interesting and historic cities we've ever been to- and this final meal provided a fabulous finale to a fantastic trip in Peru. What stood out most for us besides the fact that this is a wonderful boutique restaurant with high quality and sophisticated French cuisine (with... More

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Alyssa, Merci beaucoup for your great review here! We were very happy to serve you and I personally had a nice time to be with you and have our little chat, thanks. It is so pleasant to learn that we have contributed to your last evening in a great way. Thank you for your warm words about me. Maybe... More

Washington, DC
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87 reviews 87 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We enjoyed our meal and had excellent service. The wine list was also very good. The restaurant is in a convenient location.

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Guests, It was a pleasure to host you in le Soleil: thank you for your visit and thank you for this nice comment. I am happy that you enjoyed our food, wine and service. I hope your trip back home was safe and one day we will have an opportunity to serve you again. Best regards, Arthur Marcinkiewicz More

Stockholm, Sweden
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

No doubt about it: this restaurant has managed to create a French gourmet experience that easily ranks in the top compared with other gourmet restaurants in France. Both when it comes to the food, the drinks and the service. We tried their pumpkin ginger cream with truffle oil and croutons and thought we were in heaven. As a main course... More

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Signhild, Thank you for this great review and I am happy to learn that you remember so well your dinner with us ;-) For me it was as well a great pleasure to serve you and I was pleased to have that nice discussion with you andyour wife. We have be glad to see you enjoying your food and... More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Do yourselves a favor and check out this amazing restaurant! We were amazed by the warm welcome, the simplicity and beauty of the place. The good was extraordinary, I personally never ate as good as this and we are so satisfied. We talk about it all evening!

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Tom, Thank you for your visit yesterday and thank you for this nice comment. We were very pleased to serve you and your wife and share some of our cuisine and wine. I am glad that you loved our decor and ambiance. Again, all the best for you "just married" and if one day you come back to Cusco... More

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

3 choices: 5 course @135 soles, 7 course taster menu or a la carte. Opted for stuffed quail & 16 hour (slow cooked in red wine) lamb shanks. Both truly excellent, made more special by the charming and attentive owner on hand to answer every question. Also persuaded me to plum for a bottle of wine - quality Pays d'Oc... More

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Customers from London, Nice title of your comment! ;-) Thank you very much for your visit few days ago and thank you for this nice comment. It was such a pleasure for me to serve you personally and I did appreciate a lot our discussion. We are happy that you enjoyed our food and wine; soory about MC but... More

Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Coming from Chicago, I'm accustomed to popular restaurants being loud, bustling, and crowded, but Le Soleil in Cusco was a much needed antithesis to that type of environment. The restaurant itself was a clean, bright space stylishly accented with bold decor, such as the mural of Parisian street lights in the back wall and the large vase of red flowers... More

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Madame, Many thank for your and your's friend recent visit at le Soleil. It was a pleasure to share with you that evening around French food and wine. Thank you very much as well for your nice and so detailed comment about your experience. Your atention to detail makes me happy since I try to pay the same atention... More

Paris, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A beautiful mixture of French cuisine and local peruvian ingredients gives an exceptional experience. Excellent wine cellar.

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Adi, Thank you for your nice review about le Soleil: it was a great pleasure and fun to host you, Therese and your daughters. I am glad that gourmet people like your family enjoyed our food and wine (thank you for mentioning the ecellence of my cellar). We remember your visit as a enjoyable moment for us and I... More

San Francisco, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

After a long day touring the sacred valley, we decided to enjoy a lovely dinner at Le Soleil. It was a short walk from our hotel, and very inviting. The decor was simple and unassuming. The owner and staff very friendly and made our evening a wonderful experience. My husband ordered the tasting menu with foie gras - something we... More

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marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Madame, Thank you so much for this great review and thank you as well for your recent visit; I was pleased to serve you personally and have a little chat with you. As you said, being from California and eating foie gras make the meal a bit "special" ;-) I am glad we could contribute to your pleasanr evening... More

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