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“Good, but I definitely had better. My local fiancee was disappointed.” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Restaurante Salas

Restaurante Salas
Ranked #2 of 74 Restaurants in Cajamarca
Cuisines: Peruvian, Latin, Soups
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Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Westwood, New Jersey
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91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Good, but I definitely had better. My local fiancee was disappointed.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2013

My fiancee lived in Cajamarca for 10 years and used to love this place. Apparently, it´s not the same. I thought it was fine, and the price can´t be beat. But our food was just okay, and the service left much to be desired.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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  • English first
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  • German first
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  • Spanish first
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English first
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
“A little better than Zarco...”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2012

...but not much better! Greasy raw fries, soups without any flavour and dirty plates!

Visited March 2012
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pawqara
Level Contributor
35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Just ok”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2012

The humitas are so good. But most of the other dishes are bland and tasteless. Just ok if all the other nicer restaurants are closed. Of course if you are not used to the deliciousness of Peruvian food, you'll think its great. But food here has so much nicer flavors to offer!

Visited March 2012
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Puno, Peru
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
“Underwhelming”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2012

Several people recommended Salas as the best restaurant in Cajamarca. The food was underwhelming. I had a very tough piece of meat that was grilled and under-flavored. Another friend had the rabbit which was also very tough and overcooked. The third member of our party had Caldo of Gallina which was prepared with rice and was the only dish I would have ordered. The ambient was nice but the tables were simple. My biggest complaint was that the restaurant was freezing. It had a really cool arched ceiling made of stone that was well lit.

Visited February 2012
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New York City, New York
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61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“After all this years still good”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2012

I like it, nothig to dislike....I miss the # 2 Salas new location 1/2 a block from the plaza, it was close for vacation

Visited January 2012
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