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“Great Vegan options!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Granja Heidi

Granja Heidi
Cuesta San Blas 525, Cusco, Peru
(084) 23 8383
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Ranked #43 of 424 Restaurants in Cusco
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Skagway Alaska
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“Great Vegan options!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Wonderful staff, excellent presentation of food and flavors! Highly recommend for nicer restaurant or casual. Good prices

Visited December 2012
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Greenville, South Carolina
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Simply superb”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Can i just say, do yourself a favor and eat here!

This place is a lil tricky to locate BUT you will NOT be disappointed. I had their lunch combos which is so great for the price and sooooo DELICIOUS. Also, the host is a very warm person so you will love the food and the experience...what more do you need now!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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38 restaurant reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“So yummy though sadly pretty overpriced”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012 via mobile

10 soles for a piece of cake is pretty steep when most places sell them for half that (or give you a bigger slice). But! I couldn't resist Granja Heidi. I've been pretty unimpressed with the food in Cusco so Granja was a little oasis for me. Go for a piece of their flaky delicious quiche and finish off with the famous Nelson Mandela cake. The mains look good as well but were out of my price range for the most part.

Despite feeling bitter about the prices (see also 8 soles for a soda when its 1 sole 80 centimos literally down the street), and the somewhat surly owner I couldn't resist this place and consider myself a Granja Heidi addict.

The atmosphere is also quite nice lots of light and open space.

Without a doubt its become my fave place for lunch in Cusco!

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Denver, Colorado
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“After 5 trips to Cuzco, the Granja Heidi is our favorite restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

A short walk from the Plaza de Armas, the Granja Heidi is one of the best restaurants in Cuzco. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Heidi's quality and breadth of dishes offered competes favorably with the most expensive restaurants in Cuzco. Prices are modest: dinner entrees are in the range $12 to $16. Many of the ingredients are produced organically.

The restaurant is clean, quiet, and attractive, with white plaster walls and lit candles in the chandeliers. The owner, Karl, is German-born, hardworking, and an excellent manager and cook. He has lived in Peru for more than 30 years. Every course is well thought out and presented, and each one is delicious. At the beginning of the dinner meal, Karl brings out complimentary appetizers which are creative and delicious, often reflecting a variation on typical Peruvian dishes. This is a restaurant which you will recommend to anyone traveling to or living in Cuzco. My wife and I lived in Cuzco for two years and we have returned five times since 2001. We always plan several meals at the Granja Heidi during our visits. You will not be disappointed!

Tom and Sally Kaesemeyer

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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FOREST HILLS
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“He is a character....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

Based on the recommendation of our hotel, we decided to have lunch at Granja Heidi. It is conveniently located between San Blas and Plaza de Armas. We were immediately offered an amuse bouche...The set lunch menu was great and even better! the "price was right". We were greeted by a Gentleman with a German accent.. go figure... he is definitely a character... ( shame on me for not asking his name ) We truly enjoyed our meal, the service was great...

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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