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Jr. Arica 620 | First paralel street to the main street mariscal castilla, Urubamba, Peru
+51 84 201790
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a friend of a guy that worked at our hotel give us a tour of the area and suggested that we go to this place if we were only eating at one place in Urubamba. It was somewhat hard to find, but it is a place we will never forget and wish we could go back to. I... More 

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Brighton, Canada
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102 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After we finally arrived at the restaurant, we walked through the courtyard with amazing flowers and plants to the main dining room. As it was dark by the time we arrived, the place was brightly lit and welcoming. There was a wide variety of options available. I had the ravioli, wanting a meal free of saltados. It was beautifully presented... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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68 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here, the food was excellent! The bread was served with herbed oil, a cheese sauce and olives. Mmmm good. The coffee was delicious! I had some ravioli that was obviously freshly made in house and excellent! When you arrive you walk through a beautiful garden area, there is outside and inside seating, the decor was great! I... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was very slow and maybe the chef was not there the evening we came (with high expectations). I can recommend the alpaca filet. Nothing else we had impressed me. If you are staying at Sol y Luna stick to the restaurants there.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Huacatay is definitely worth the money. A really nice outdoor atmosphere, delicious wine and beautiful meat and vegetarian dishes full of flavour

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Surrey, Canada
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did this visit through our touring group, it was excellent. We had an Alpaca appetizer which was very delicious, highly recommended. Our snack was a traditional local dish where all the ingredients of the valley are collected into a slow cooker, wish i wrote down the name, it is a true Pot-luck cuisine. Need the order the dish a day... More 

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Thank SydofBC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Our first meal in Urubamba, fine dining food, with trout tartare, alpaca carpaccio, pollo seco and steak, all fabulous and interesting. Lovely entry through the garden, great drinks list, overall a very pleasant place.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

This establishment is tucked away in one of the small alleys in Urubamba center but not so hard to find. We got there even before they opened but a sweet and friendly waiter on his way in promised to book us a table even if the restaurant was quite full that evening. Half an hour later we returned and sure... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

Wonderful dinner at a reasonable price. Not the best restaurant in Peru but probably the best we experienced in MP/Sacred Valley.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

Visited Huacatay for lunch after visiting towns and Inka ruins for the day and loved it. The place is charming with both indoor and outdoor seating (we opted for the later). The service is simple but excellent and the food was very good with new twists in traditional local fare. The gnocchi was excellent and the Alpaca Carpaccio was different... More 

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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
Average prices
$15 - $30
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean, Peruvian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jr. Arica 620 | First paralel street to the main street mariscal castilla, Urubamba, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Sacred Valley  >  Urubamba
  • Phone Number: +51 84 201790

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?