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“Worth trying” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Uchu Peruvian Steakhouse

Uchu Peruvian Steakhouse
Calle Palacio 135, Cusco, Peru
5184246598
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Ranked #7 of 456 Restaurants in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $20
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Peruvian, South American
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Delicious steaks prepared on volcanic stone, appetizers to share based in contemporary Peruvian cuisine, organic products used in all dishes, Uchu Peruvian Steakhouse is a great place to relax with a glass of one of our many wines or fresh juice in hand while enjoying one's dinning experience.
Venice, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Worth trying”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

It's a unique dining experience. If you like your meat more cooked, be patient, the stone will cook the meat.

Visited November 2012
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Montreal, Canada
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“Great steakhouse !”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

A friend recommended that we try this restaurant and I'm so glad she did so ! The food, service and ambiance of this restaurant is great. I enjoyed receiving my meat/shrimps still cooking on a hot stone so that I can choose the level of cooking. The Alpaca steak was simply delicious. One of the top restaurant in Cusco for sure...

  • 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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Brussels
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“It's a good steak place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

OK, we went here for good meat after too many cebiches and potato-based plates during our great vacation.

They definitely delivered to that promised. The steaks and the service are great, the design is oh-kaaay, not exactly what I would expect from a #2 in the most sought after destination in a country, but nothing to complain about.

Enjoy.

Visited November 2012
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Atlanta
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“Excellant service and food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

We had dinner at Uchu in October after a couple of other places that were recommended were booked. Glad they were booked since it turned out to be a great meal. The staff was wonderful giving great advise on what dishes to try. We had the alpaca steak cooked on a hot stone at the table. It was the best steak I have ever had. Meeting the owners Elizabeth and her husband was a treat. Elizabeth is from the US and married a local who is a chef. They just opened Uchu this year and for a new place they really have it together. I recommend it highly.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Perth, Australia
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“australian bloke”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

This restaurant deserves to be ranked no. 1. The staff are friendly, attentive and cheerfully helpful with advice on their delicious menu. Ceviche, Alpaca, steak and the Peruvian Syrah were perfect. Thanks Helen, Eddie and the rest of the staff for a few memorable feasts.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
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