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Cora Cora Resaurant

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162 Shield Street, West Hartford, CT 06110
+1 860-953-2672
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time eating get for requirements and it was wonderful! We started with the corn bread and mustard dip that they provide before your meal. We both enjoyed it very much. The bread was warm and delicious. We shared tostones as an appetizer, hot, perfectly fried and delicious. I had limo Salgado and it was delicious as... More 

Thank Susan L
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Yummy fresh food, relaxed atmosphere and fair prices. I am not expert in Peruvian food, but all their Ceviche dishes are to die for! Their Quinoa and onion salads are made with the freshest ingredients and are delicious. Been back numerous times with my husband and teenage boys..., never disappointed. Wait staff is friendly, patient and attentive. Cora Cora is... More 

Thank andreadV1868EJ
West Hartford
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Great place if you like Spanish food. Great for birthday party plenty of parking space the people that work there they're very friendly

Thank Liz P
Enfield, Connecticut
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49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Five of us went to Cora Cora tonight. It's my fourth time, I think, but the first for the others. Everybody was very happy with the food and the service. I had an old standby, chaufa de carne (stir-fried rice with beef, red peppers and egg), just like they serve it in Peru at the "chifas", or small, inexpensive (but... More 

Thank Span_pro
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91 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

We went there during lunch time, but ordered arroz con mariscos from dinner menu, seafood rice was enough for two of us to share, but it was too salty for our age, got to tell the chef go easy with salt on our next visit

Thank katherinec573
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

It's simplicity but cleanliness amazed me. The food was absolutely delicious and abundant. Must try their signature dessert Tres leches I am definitely going back.

Thank florenceh316
Centreville, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Nothing like been spoiled with superb Peruvian food! The ceviche, tamal de pollo, and the Cora orgia marina, and so on were delicious!

Thank uniklatina
Cromwell, Connecticut
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95 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

We stopped there not for a meal; yet the host was most gracious to offer us a table. The table was covered with place mats with "Inca" motif. Walls were decorated with a few photos depicting Andes and colorful fruits and vegetables of the region. The tiled floor was immaculately clean. The environment was relatively quite, populated by early middle... More 

Thank Karen M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

When you walk into Cora Cora, you are greeted by a life-sized llama. No, it's not real, but it is memorable. And so is the restaurant. All of the bounteous dishes are fresh, made-to-order,and really delicious. The bright yellow Incan Cola may be an acquired taste, but I could get addicted to the air-puffed salted corn and green sauce that... More 

Thank Sheila F
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

Not too many Peruvian/Latin food places around, so this is a welcome break from other cuisines. The Cau Cau De Pollo is a delicious stew-like dish. The mixed grill appetizer is so tasty, but you may need to be brave to eat beef hearts, chicken gizzards, and tripe!

Thank gsilver792

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 Shield Street, West Hartford, CT 06110
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-953-2672

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?