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Donde Teresa

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Playa las Pocitas, 300 metros Sur Muelle | Km 1217.4 Antigua Panamericana Norte, Mancora PE, Peru
+51 73 258702
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We cannot quite fathom why this restaurant only has 4 stars, when it should be one of the top ones in Mancora on TripAdvisor... We've eaten here about 4 times on our trip this year and haven't once been disappointed. Part of the Hotelier hotel, Donde Teresa, in our minds, is a restaurant without a single flaw... Just by the... More 

Thank Nate_Andzia
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

One of the reason to stay at Hotelier was the food and this restaurant. One time during my stay there, I thought that it worth if I would take a walk to the town and try other different things but my laziness could more so I remained at the hotel and I have no regrets. I tried almost everything and... More 

Thank Jules H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We wandered along the beach and came along this pretty spot for a drink. We ended up enjoying a fabulous dinner...service was attentive, meal was best we've had yet in Mancora (tuna tartare & tuna medallions with spinach--incredibly fresh & tasty), view was gorgeous & we received a specialty cocktail (maracuya sour) on the house--que rico! Definitely recommend stopping in... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

I was staying in Hotel Casa de Playa and based on my research, Donde Teresa was only a short walk away. I decided to try it out for lunch and ended up being a real treat. Javier - the owner and cook - was there when I arrived and he was really friendly. I ordered the traditional ceviche (I'm not... More 

Thank KCarag
Denver, Colorado
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

I was so happy that I happened to be staying at a hotel that also had such a great restaurant! Especially since it rained the entire day making going into town something undesirable. For dinner I ordered the veggie/garlic/parmesan pasta and it was so tasty. That day for lunch I had the chicken milanese with mashed potatoes (big thanks for... More 

Thank rachaeljoy-t
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2015

I visited Donde Teresa a while ago but the experience was lovely. Adorable place, great food and service !! Teresa was one of the best cooks in peru. . .kinda of Martha Stewart, i grew up watching her shows!! Love it !!

Thank mariaesperanzat2015
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Food here is delicious and restaurant is located right on the beach so gorgeous views. It's located out of Mancora in Pocitas so you don't have the noise and craziness of Mancora town.

Thank Jools35
Cuenca, Ecuador
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2015

Donde Teresa is a destination. Situated on the beach, about five kilometers south of Mancora, you must KNOW about it, otherwise you will hardly stumble upon it. I'd read about Donde Teresa's researching dining in Mancora. Simply put: Outstanding.We pulled up to the gated enclosure about 1 PM. I rang the bell and was buzzed in. After several "Holas," with... More 

Thank Ray I
Chicago, Illinois
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95 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Great restaurant on the beach, be careful of the night time bugs though. The food was good and the staff very friendly. The prices are also reasonable!

Thank rlavorgna
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2015

It is difficult for me to believe this restaurant is not in the top ten restaurants in or near Mancora. The location is fabulous, as is the food. We stayed at the Hotelier on the same property so ate here several times. Always enjoyed our meal and the view. Highly recommended!

Thank DawnontheAmazon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $20
Peruvian, Seafood, South American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa las Pocitas, 300 metros Sur Muelle | Km 1217.4 Antigua Panamericana Norte, Mancora PE, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Piura Region  >  Mancora
  • Phone Number: +51 73 258702

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?