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El Tiesto Restaurant

Jr Cruz de Piedra 707, Cajamarca, Peru
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Ranked #6 of 35 Restaurants in Cajamarca
Cuisines: International
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English first
West Palm Beach, Florida
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82 reviews 82 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We ate here because we stayed in the hotel. The food was fine, if not inspired. I would have preferred more traditional dishes, as Peruvian cuisine is fabulous. That said, if you're a tourist looking a taste of home, this is the place to get it.

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

We tried to go here for lunch, we were welcomed in and then sat there for about 20 mins with no menus and no attention. We eventually gave up and left. Perhaps they were busy or something though, so we gave them the benefit of the doubt and came back for a second time a couple of days later. Complimentary... More

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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We shared a starter and had a main each, with a bottle of water to share. The view is nice of the plaza. We were given complementary bread to start which was stale. The starter was a potato dish with aji, egg and a creamy sauce. It was tasty but the potatoes were dry and old with bad bits. I... More

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rio de janeiro
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Located in the costa del sol hotel, next to the cathedral, this restaurant features a tempered glass outer wall connected to the cathedral which allows at lunch and dinner to see the plaza mayor and the cathedral illuminated. the food is international and Creole, the appropriate service but not brilliant, as one would expect from a 5 star hotel, but... More

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Address: Jr Cruz de Piedra 707, Cajamarca, Peru
Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cajamarca Region  >  Cajamarca
Cuisine: International

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