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Restaurant Sumaqcha


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Family owned and operated restaurant in the heart of Cusco, located one block from the Plaza de Armas. Recently opened in 2014. Local, home-cooked cuisine, with quality ingredients sourced from local producers.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Peruvian, Latin, South American
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by a few days ago to reserve our guinea pig meal for 4 people. When we walked by today, the owner remembered our names and confirmed that we would see him tonight at 6 for our special meal. We had excellent service, outstanding...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Dave W
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

I would 100% recommend this place to anyone that comes to cusco! The owner is SUPER friendly and the food is just amazing! If you're looking for a very good way to get introduced to cusco then this is the place to go. The only...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Regev S
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended! Super friendly owner. Delicious food with veggies mostly organic. Typical local food and great prices. Fruit juices are freshly made with fresh real fruit! Wonderful location!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank SS012345
Reviewed July 20, 2017

All dishes are delicious and make you feel that you are eating at a local home, not in a restaurant. Even though the restaurant is run only by the family, there are several tables and the service couldn't be better: attentive, kind, fast... After 3...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Carmencita_cre
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Our family wanted to a peruvian restaurant so we found Sumaqcha - a family owned restaurant very near the central square in Cusco. Were greeted by the owner who was very enthusiastic and friendly. His wife is the cook and it was their dream to...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank ilovenyc
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

This was the second restaurant we visited and we went for dinner. The lights were off and kids were watching tv, they opened up and things got hopping as soon as we walked in the door! I ate some kind of potato stuffed with meat...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank jodit888
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

This was our first day in Cuzco and we loved our meal. I had the chicken and beef kebabs, others had the chicken soup and the tamales. The bread comes with a very spicy and delicious salsa.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank TheKystravel
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Came especially to try Cuy. Earneste, the manager/waiter recommended the roast Cuy, which takes an hour to cook, rather than the pan fired which cooks much more quickly. Presentation was lovely, the roast Cuy came whole, with a hat on its head, for photos, and...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank mingle888
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We stopped in for dinner the first night of our trip to Cusco. The owner was so happy to have us and made us feel very welcome. We tried a variety of dished including the Cuy. Such a fun and delicious experience! Highly recommend visiting...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank charlynptexas
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

This family owned and operated restaurant is cozy and welcoming, serving mainly Peruvian classics. The prices are very reasonable and every member of the family is friendly and warm. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: July 2017
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March 4, 2015|
Response from Allison C | Property representative |
I'm sorry, we only accept cash. There are many ATMs located in the Plaza just a block away. Thanks!
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