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Plaza de Armas 606, Chivay, Peru
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Ranked #4 of 15 Restaurants in Chivay
Cuisines: Peruvian
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New York City, New York
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86 reviews 86 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

From the outside this place looks like a typical small-town hole-in-the-wall joint, with very little to recommend it. Don't be deceived. The food is delicious and the staff is very friendly and the service is quick and efficient - a rarity in Peru. Set right on the main square with a neon sign, I suggest you go in, order from... More 

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Kalaheo, Hawaii, USA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Colorful, tasty and delightful (with music too) Unusual and delicious variety of vegetables and fish and fruit and dessert, Peruvian style.

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Catskill, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Better food in the market for a quarter of the price. Endless variety of fresh fruit and veg in the market but not available here. Fruit offered was canned peaches.

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U.S.
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Was it by intent or carelessness or cluelessness that the pisco was left out of our pisco sours? And was the mis-addition of our bill in the restaurant's favor for the same reason? Those problems were remedied, but the poor service never improved. One dish would be brought out, then a second, and then the third of our party just... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

I saw the review in Tripadvisor for the trout. Um - Um good. Not so. They didn't have any! So if it is on the menu don't expect it will be there. I had the Alpaca instead and my wife the chicken. While the meal was tasty the meat / both the chicken and the Alpaca was pounded then grilled... More 

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medford,oregon
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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Nice little restaurant on the Plaza de Armas - open in the evenings. It has a heater also (really adds to the comfort). The food was great - I had the chicken with mozerella cheese - delicious along with the rice, fries, rocoto salsa and fresh garlic bread. My husband had the cream of mushroom soup, and fried trout. He... More 

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Salisbury, Uk
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Delighted to be able to leave the first review for this place, as I made notes during the long wait for our food! It is on one side of the main square, and unlike many Chivay restaurants is open in the evening. Some tables have good views of the square. Went here as a family of 4, and all chose... More 

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Address: Plaza de Armas 606, Chivay, Peru
Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Colca Canyon  >  Chivay
Cuisine: Peruvian

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