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Chicha por Gaston Acurio

calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105 | Frente a la puerta del Monasterio de Santa Catalina, Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 287360
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“peking duck” (8 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105 | Frente a la puerta del Monasterio de Santa Catalina, Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I ate dinner one night at Chicha por Gaston Acurio in May and thought the meal delicious! Both my appetizer (a salad) and my entrée (a prawn special) were beautifully plated, perfectly balanced, generous, and absolutely delicious. My server was gracious and helped select some...More

Thank KJA3
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I dined here for our first anniversary. We are frequent travelers to Peru, and have heard amazing stories about Gaston's restaurants. This one certainly was a disappointment. We ordered the tamales duo as an appetizer, and it arrived cold. For the main...More

Thank Kayla J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved this place! a little more upscale. The food, service- everything was impeccable. It's Italian in concept. I had canolionos and white Peruvian wine. everything was so yummy!! The manager was walking around too and she even stopped by to re-heat my friends food. They...More

Thank jd3sai
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had to wait a bit for a table as we had no reservations but the staff were very welcoming and friendly. Our waiter was very knowledgeable about the food and recommend Codillo Crocante (pork elbow, cooked for 14hrs). He said it was traditional in...More

Thank Dorothy P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With all the hype around Chicha and Gastón, some people might as well want to avoid it and go off the beaten path instead. But make no mistake. This is a wonderful place with good food. To me, it wasn’t that the dishes they served...More

Thank Aníbal M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible food, cocktails and service. Highly recommended..however do bring a jacket. It’s not the warmest restaurant in Araquipa.

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was recommended that I have Rocoto Relleno & Pastel de Papa and I went to Chicha for it. This is upscale local restaurant with superior service and nicely located. The food was excellent and recommended juice for the non-alcoholic lunch drink was perfect. Peru...More

Thank racuch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended for it Peruvian specialities. The speciality of the house was deep fried Guinea pig. It was beautifully presented and delicious to eat. The serving was very generous and accompanied with a large serving of vegetables. An entree is not required. One...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First night in Arequipa and I wanted something special. The decor was great and the atmosphere was very mellow. The waiter recommended a shrimp ceviche, the portion was a good size and the the flavor of the shrimp and lime juice was incredible. Keeping with...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow so glad we took the advice of others to dine here. What a great atmosphere , great service, food n drinks. Book in or you may miss out. Highly recommended .

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$5 - $18
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105 | Frente a la puerta del Monasterio de Santa Catalina, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 287360
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