We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.



Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner

Location and contact

Lunch, Late Night
Peruvian, Latin
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
Reviews (431)
Filter reviews
58 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews queso chicharron fried cheese cuy pork juice steak fries this restaurant serves minute walk varied menu big portions meat dishes excellent food pisco sours nice atmosphere vallecito
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 58 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had just arrived in Arequipa and this restaurant happened to be very near to our hotel so we were glad to be able to tuck in to the good food and drink at a very reasonable price. Service was a tad slow but we...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank NZstar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Un tipico restaurant Arequipeño que acoge al turista muy bien. Buenos platos y un ambiente sin par. Rica comida! A typical Arequipeño restaurant that welcomes the tourist very well. Good dishes and an unparalleled atmosphere. Nice Food!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GermanL219
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and quiet environment, well placed. Food was very good, size above average. Ask to be specific on what you will get.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Momemtum
Reviewed February 26, 2019

because Johselm we found out this amazing place and tryed ADOBO, it is a kind of thicker cured soup of pork that u can only get on sundays, also the best place for tasting the corn beer "chicha de jora"

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pikbeai
Reviewed February 13, 2019

The decor of the restaurant is very interesting. Many arequipa details.The decor of the restaurant is very interesting. Many arequipa details. The waiters dress in typical Arequipa clothes. The service is excellent. The dishes are very well served. If the person does not eat much,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Flavio L
Reviewed January 24, 2019

The place is nice to take photos but the food is terrible. It has nothing to do with traditional arequipenian food. For example, soltero de queso looks like a tasteless salad, even a simple pollo a la plancha doesn't have even a decent quantity of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Berthaki
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Tipika is a great restaurant for traditional Arequipa dishes. I had the Cuy which is guinea pig. Taste was Great. 1st time tryng Cuy, it was real good. Also had chicharron taste was amazing. I recommend this place, a must go to spot when visiting...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JaimeC110486
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

The are a lot of picanterias in Arequipa. Tipika is a little bit outside of the center, 10 min to walk from the plaza de armas. Maybe that's the reason why it is so great! We had Chupe de campeones (60 soles) and Rocotto Releno...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sunshine55719253779
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The best Arequipa's typical food restaurant. It is located in Vallecito, not far from downtown. The lechon (piglet) is outstanding as well as the queso helado dessert.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank guidoc856
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this restaurant for delicious typical pork. So glad she did but be forewarned: It is only open noon to five each day. It is a huge place with fun decorations, a large, varied menu, nice staff, incredibly clean AND Good Food! After...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KarenL211
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 125 nearby hotels
Terramistica Hotel Illari
10 reviews
.05 miles away
Casa Arequipa
501 reviews
.07 miles away
Inkanto Hotel
182 reviews
.08 miles away
Queen's Villa Hotel Boutique
126 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 612 nearby restaurants
Palacios Coffee
115 reviews
.24 miles away
77 reviews
.43 miles away
Cevicheria Fory Fay
96 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 236 nearby attractions
Iglesia de la Compania de Jesus
556 reviews
.60 miles away
Museo Santuarios Andinos
1,441 reviews
.56 miles away
Mercado Central
159 reviews
.55 miles away
Museo de la Catedral de Arequipa
1,028 reviews
.63 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tipika staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing