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Donde Teresa

Playa las Pocitas, 300 metros Sur Muelle | Km 1217.4 Antigua Panamericana Norte, Mancora PE, Peru
51-73-258702
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Ranked #29 of 51 Restaurants in Mancora
Price range: $7 - $20
Cuisines: Peruvian, Contemporary, International
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Stowe, Vermont
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We are on our last night of 3 in Mancora. Due to a communications problem we did not stay at The Hotelier, but at the nearby Sausalito Hotel. The first day here we went to Donde Teresa for lunch and have followed it up with 2 dinners and another lunch. And are returning for our last dinner tonight. We have... More

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Hamar, Norway
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We expected more from Donde Teresa after reading about the credited chef, but he doesnt seem to set the standard for his employees. We both had pasta in a fusion style with seafood. This was nothing special and too salty. Staff were friendly but did little more than they had to. The barman had a cap with a moustache mounted... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Teresa Ocampo's cooking legacy lives on through this wonderful beachside restaurant as created by one of her son's, Javier. I arrived in Mancoria wanting to explore the area and did finally motivate for a dinner up north at Punta Sal, but the highlights of my trip were really in the relaxing at the Donde Teresa restaurant. The trago peruano that... More

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

This little beach side restaurant does not look much but the tuna coated in black sesame seeds was so unbelievably good I went 3 times (at lunch time). Tuna was cooked to perfection. The staff were really friendly, even the chef who I spoke to on the beach one day! The restaurant is on las pocitas beach so takes about... More

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Lima, Peru
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We was expecting to eat great food here. It was ok and not more than that. It was no taste in the food at else poor salted poor condimentet. The food was fresh but it bad to waste so wonderful and fresh ingredients in poor cooking. long time for get the food out. They most learn also to take out... More

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

I don't know about the rooms but we went to eat lunch and just like the rest of the people eating there because the food was supposed to be wonderfull. Well all of us had to wait nearly 2 hours for the food to come in increments one dish at a time one person was finished before the next started.... More

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Malmoe
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Food was not fresh and served cold. The dishes look alright on the menu but the taste is average. You can get great food for 35 soles anywhere in Peru, not here though. Try La Sirena in Mancora, we had causa with fresh tuna and ravioles de camote( 25 soles).

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Lima, Peru
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Restaurant is located in front of the beach and is nicely musicalized during the day accordingly. Food is good, acceptable price, but do not expect to get served a lot... Flavors are a good mix between homemade and chef food. Take your prevision to order with anticipation. Although the place is very small, if two or three tables are occupied,... More

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Lima
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

Dinner at this place is a must. The restaurant is part of Hotelier Hotel. Nothing fancy, it has a very laid back and artistic environment right in front of the sea at Las Pocitas. Try the "brochetas de langostinos al ajillo". Also "Causa a dos tiempos" is awesome and their "Atun sellado" should be internationally rewarded.

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Boston
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

This restaurant had good food comparing to the rest of Mancora, it is located in Pocitas beach in the cozy Hotelier Hotel. I went to celebrate my cousin birthday with group of 16 people, including 6 kids. Great service, good food, they made sure all kid food was served first then the adults ate while kids where playing by the... More

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