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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed July 3, 2020

We arrived at this restaurant at the invitation of a friend and we were impressed by the architecture, the food and the service. A very positive and enjoyable experience for our family. Many thanks to Leonidas for all their attention to us.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed January 22, 2020 via mobile

My husband’s pick. Pleasantly surprised! My husband really wanted to try Peruvian Cuy, but I was less enthusiastic. He of course ordered the cuy and I ordered the trout. The cuy was just the experience my husband was looking for, but also, the sides that...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 22, 2019 via mobile

We were treated like family at this hidden gem restaurant. The manager made us feel very welcome and gave great suggestions for our meal. The guinea pig ( the reason we went) came out dressed with a pepper hat and posed for photos and then...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 14, 2019

We ate here to try a roasted guinea pig and it was amazing! Luciano our host/waiter was very funny. They prepare the guinea pig whole so you can take pictures and then divide it up afterwards. Great ambiance, it is a very nice place. Would...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 12, 2019 via mobile

Amazing Cuy and even better sense of humor on the owner! He made the experience one to remember for a life time. Couldn’t have asked for a better Cuy experience

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 10, 2019 via mobile

We have been at kusikuy for dinner, and it was amaizing..the kuy was delicious! Luciano was so friendly, he stayed with us during the dinner talking about the local food!We had great time there 👍!!!enjoy it!

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 24, 2019

One of our tour guides recommended this restaurant because I wanted to try cuy for the first time. The owner, Luciano, really made it a great experience. My husband has celiac disease and must adhere to a gluten free diet. Luciano was very helpful with...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 19, 2019

Had a great experience at this restaurant. The owner was super friendly and offered us suggestions on food we may like. We had potato with a peanut butter sauce, chicken soup and also avocado and crackers for starters followed by the famous cuy (guinea pig)....More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 9, 2019 via mobile

Excellent restaurant, delicious foods and the service was very friendly!!! Its located not in the center but wirth to go and try!

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 7, 2019

The owner, Luciano, is such a warm, lively character. He went to extra effort to explain to me how one of their delicious sauces are made, when I told him I love cooking. I had the alpaca and it was really delicious, washed down by...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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August 27, 2018|
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Response from nikg99 | Reviewed this property |
No. Disappointingly, they do NOT take credit cards and we were surprised to find this out, not seeing any signs notifying the customers. We had to travel some rather sketchy streets to find an ATM and then return.
March 9, 2018|
Response from George S | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember seeing Pigeon on the menu, but I have eaten them in France and they were delicious. Also both meals I had at Kusikuy were very good.
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April 17, 2017|
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Response from palindrome4 | Reviewed this property |
Bias? Last time I checked, "vegetarian friendly" meant that there were options for vegetarians or that they could modify items on the menu. If you have a problem seeing a whole cuy on a plate, you have a problem with... More
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