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La Despensa

Santa Catalina 302 | Near the Convent of Santa Catalina, Arequipa Centro, Peru
+51 54 222104
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Santa Catalina 302 | Near the Convent of Santa Catalina, Arequipa Centro, Peru
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate two times during our time in La Despensa. The pizza is great and really unusual. They make breadcrumbs on the dough, which made it taste crispy - delicious! Unfortunately the empanadas are not so great ..

Thank Sunshine55719253779
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

This cafe is very nice place that has a good atmosphere. We had the cakes there, coffee and wine and all were delicious. The servise is very kind and nice. It is close the main square. And i think it is a good place for...More

Thank Markéta M
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Everything excellent: salad, dessert, drink, environment and service. Everything fresh and tasty. Recommend it

Thank gabyl1996
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I have been here three times within the last two days, as the food and service are so good. if you are looking for excellent fresh food, breakfast, salads, sandwiches pizza the. this is the place to go. Also great coffee fresh juices good service...More

Thank 320williamtrip
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Very cozy restaurant, nicely decorated and perfectly located. We ordered caprese sandwich and 4-cheese pizza and were delighted with both. Definitely a 5-star place!

Thank Fygno
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Such a great dinner and a great Cody place! The pizza almost as good as in Italy and this is a compliment! Also the past was delicious. Can only recommend it.

Thank DorisK1238
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Positives: Delicious food, excellent and quick service. Excellent if you are a solo diner or in a small group/couple. The prices were also extremely reasonable. Location is also just up from the center of town, definitely worth the walk. Negatives: None Tips: It was very...More

1  Thank Tim V
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The owner studied in Paris then returned to her hometown of Arequipa to set up her own place. The decor is beautiful--Colonial sillar walls (converted colonial house with indoor patio) with plant pots on the walls.

Thank Mary Eileen Y
Reviewed 21 July 2018

I had a BLT here for dinner and it was very good. We also had an apple tort. A very filling and delicious meal.

Thank Kylie F
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Very cute restaurant! Delicious food with fresh ingredients. I really recommend the BLT sandwich for lunch. Muy bueno!

Thank Merijn H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Catalina 302 | Near the Convent of Santa Catalina, Arequipa Centro, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 222104
La Despensa is a new european style coffee shop, where you will be able to taste either sweet as well as salty kinds of bread flavours, fresh pasta, delicious deserts, beers and offcourse good coffe! Our menu is made with fresh ingredients
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