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Kusikuy

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Calle Amargura 140, Cusco 080, Peru
+51 84 262870
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Medellin, Colombia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Kusikuy presented us with the best food I tried in our two week stay in Cuzco. You absolutely must try the cuy there. I am practically drooling while remembering my meal there. Plus, the experience included excellent service by a friendly staff. Definitely a hidden gem of the city, so don't miss out!

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Thank SharonViaja
Colorado
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a restaurant of Cusqueña food, and food of the world. We enjoyed exquisite dishes based on Quinua and Cuy baked (even though a bit shocking but delicious) Kusikuy is a good restaurant and its prices go with the quality of the food, although it is in a hidden place, as it is in the center of the city.... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We liked it a lot. The Guy was delicios, I liked the patatos on the side. The owner Luciano is very good

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Fullerton, California
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by here for lunch because we couldn't leave Peru without trying the cuy. We had the roasted cuy, along with the Peruvian beef soup and they were delicious. (Please call ahead 1 hr before for preparation of the cuy dish if you are planning). Luciano, the place owner extended his hospitality to us very well. The decor and ambiance... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been living in Urubamba for the last two months and come in to Cusco for shopping, to meet friends to visit the markets etc. Every time we come we get to experience new restaurants. Some good, some great, some amazing! Kusikuy is an amazing, charming restaurant up from the Plaza De Armas in Cusco. Just a few steps... More 

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Thank JPRamsey
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

Excellent Service by Luciano! He is amazing! Great atmosphere. Food was great! and shared a Cuy between the 4 of us. We went there for dinner after a long tour to the Southern Valley. We didn't realize it was a cash only place and we came back to pay for the meal in a matter of minutes -- we stayed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

This is why I like tripadvisor. Finding a small off the beaten track place like this: great home cooking, super friendly service. Lomo saltado is huge and excellent, the lamb cutlets huge and juicy. Pisco sours are creamy and sweet with a dash of cinnamon on top. Awesome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

I definitely recommend this restaurant. Food was good and the attention of the owner was really great.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We ordered their Loma saltado and the Guacamole. Both were out of this world. We came back a second night and had the same dishes. Service is super friendly and atmosphere is warm.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

A fantastic dinner. The owner, Luciano, comes out and checks on everyone. We had Papa a la Huancaina, Lomo Saltado, Troucha al Huacatay. We made 2 visits both wonderful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Amargura 140, Cusco 080, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 262870
Description
25 Years of dedication, love, commitment, combined with flavor, seasoning, excellent ingredients is what Kusikuy restaurant has to offer, our primary aim is to maintain quality and good service, a challenge that day by day we have become our calling card presentation because we have the requirements to be classified as the best. Our clients consider Kusikuy as their second home, the environment, care and the excellent food is what we live in this beautiful place.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?