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El Meson de Don Tomas

Santa Catalina Angosta # 169 | Cusco, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 241757
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“cuy” (40 reviews)
“guinea pigs” (41 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Santa Catalina Angosta # 169 | Cusco, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was suggested by a guide so I visited it to try the guinea pig. After dinner I returned to my hotel so that I could rest before hiking. I woke up several times during that night regretting eating there. My stomach fully recovered...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Voyager100816
Reviewed September 23, 2018

My tour guide suggested to try this place and it did not disappoint. I love Peruvian food so I might be biased overall, but this was a good experience. I tried Cuy, which is a must for any adventurous traveling foodie out there. They had...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cmellapicel
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We visited this restaurant following recommendations from our guide. We got there early for dinner and ordered our drinks and food. We waited and waited and saw newer arrivals getting served their drinks. A quick word with our waiter and he brought them straightaway. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank auspal
Reviewed September 9, 2018

I ate dinner here and ordered Alpaca Stroganoff which was very good. We ordered drinks to start and I saw it sitting at the bar for some time. My wife (the Spanish speaker) went up to the bar and inquired about said drinks to our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank archieaxe
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Thank you so much for visiting El Meson de Don Tomas, we are glad you have enjoyed with us our service and menu, happy to received your review and sharing with trip advisor community.

Reviewed September 8, 2018

We arrived in Cusco around 1PM so we were looking for something close to the hotel and we walked in Don Tomas. They serve Pisco and appetizer free (first nice surprise), they have a very large menu with both Peruvian (Cuy, Choclo etc) and International...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank X6319IQdanielac
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

We are happy to welcome you at our Restaurant El Meson de Don Tomas, your sincere comments help us a lot to keep doing our best, looking forward to seeing you soon !

Reviewed September 3, 2018

Excellent peruvian cuisine, great service. The best pisco with passion fruit 👌🏻 Delicious trout and cuy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank boxofgoods
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Thank you so much, for sharing your comments.

Reviewed August 16, 2018

Besides the delicious Peruvian meals they serve, they also create a great 'ambiance' with their extraordinary Inka-decor and the Peruvian musicians who come and play in their restaurant.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Hilde G
Reviewed July 13, 2018

We enjoyed this restaurant several times. We had both lunch and dinner here. The service is great and the décor so beautiful. The hostess greeted us wearing traditional Peruvian clothes. We enjoyed several different dishes. I had avocado del reina several times. It is chicken...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank elizabethcG5263SR
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you so much Elizabeth, for visiting us, we are so grateful for your comment and happy you have enjoyed el Meson de Don Tomas, looking forward to seeing you again in the future !

Reviewed July 9, 2018

The atmosphere was jovial, with traditional music and Peruvian costumed hostess! Best cuy/roasted guinea pig, and the best part is you can share the dish for two people. They would bring it out with the decoration et all. Afterwards, they will separate them into two...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Vinh C
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you, Vinh, for your visit to El Meson de Don Tomas, we appreciated very much your time in posting your comments and helping the TripAdvisor community in review us

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal. We ordered a couple different entrees of alpaca, shrimp diablo and mixed seafood soup. All the meals were excellent. The service was very attentive but let us relax and enjoy the meal.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank malcolmr804
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you, Malcolm ! for visiting El Meson de Don Tomas, we are happy to receive your comment about our dishes and service, looking forward to seeing you soon .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Catalina Angosta # 169 | Cusco, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 241757
  • E-mail
Description
El Meson de Don Tomas is a traditional Peruvian Restaurant located a just off Cusco main square, with a wide variety of traditional dishes of our region, cocktails and Peruvian wines, come a and enjoy of our famous Peruvian Cuisine in a warm atmosphere, with a friendly service, and also with live Andean music
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