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El Meson de Don Tomas

Santa Catalina Angosta # 169 | Cusco, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 241757
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cuy” (35 reviews)
“guinea pigs” (38 reviews)
“quinoa soup” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Santa Catalina Angosta # 169 | Cusco, Cusco, Peru
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 17 November 2017

We happened upon this restaurant while browsing for a place for dinner. We were somewhat attracted by the person outside in traditional Peruvian costume. Also on display was their varied menu with reasonable prices. The soup was great could have been a meal. The pasta...More

Thank stan S
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Serves all the typical Peruvian dishes. Great care taken as you have to wait for your food to be prepared. Service was most attentive. The waiter noticed I was unwell due to the altitude and offered me a solution to smell. Helpful in explaining the...More

Thank gweeboonhiah
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We popped in for an afternoon snack when the restaurant was quite quiet which may have meant the staff had more time to devote to us than normal. But their assistance, provided mostly in reasonable English, was very good indeed and much appreciated while we...More

Thank Gill808
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the many restaurant around the plaza,who try to get tourists.The place is nice,a bit noisy.The food is good but nothing special.The service was ok. We ate there because it was late , rainy and cold and I was looking for something...More

Thank 95616leo
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for visiting el Meson de Don tomas, and especially for sharing our comments in tripadvisor.

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first meal in Peru. The corn and potato appetizers were delicious as well as the quinoa soup. They had a local band playing in the restaurant which created a really fun atmosphere.

Thank bshorte
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much, for visiting El Meson de Don Tomas, we are glad you have enjoyed our dishes and the overall service, looking forward to seeing you in a very near future !

Reviewed 27 September 2017

Everything we ordered tasted great. The staff was very attentive and efficient. Everyone got a complimentary chicha morada.

1  Thank julamparelli
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much, for your comments, we are glad you have enjoyed our restaurant.

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Four days in Peru, trying one or two restaurants per day, searching for good peruvian food and swift service. Not easy. Most bistro size places keep ingredients frozen until someone orders a dish that requires them. Even the fish for ceviche! So preparations take very...More

Thank KarinJurgensen
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you Karin for posting your comment about el Meson de Don Tomas , we are glad you have enjoyed our menu, looking forward to seeing you soon again !

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to try some Cuy before we left Cusco and our trekking guide recommended this place! He told us they serve fresh Cuy daily. So we stopped by for lunch. We were not disappointed! Upon walking up to the restaurant, you...More

Thank CindyTTU
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you so much Cindy, for visiting EL Meson de Don Tomas, we are glad you and your husband have enjoyed our food and service, comments like yours help us to keep doing our best every single day.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had dinner here with our tour group, the restaurant was nicely decorated with a modern spin on the Incas. We started with a free pisco sour each which was nice and then our meal. I had the tender loin of alpaca which was a...More

Thank MitchMitch52
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you very much for visiting el Meson de Don Tomas, we really appreciate your feedback, it helps us to improve ourself everyday.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

The restaurant is for tour groups so it is noisy. The service was good but the ceviche a disappointment .

Thank PepePitMD
JoeRosello, Director Comercial at El Meson de Don Tomas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you for visiting El Meson de Don Tomas, and let us know your comment.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Catalina Angosta # 169 | Cusco, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 241757
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Description
El Meson de Don Tomas is a traditional Peruvian Restaurant located a just off Cusco main square, with a wide variety of traditional dishes of our region, cocktails and Peruvian wines, come a and enjoy of our famous Peruvian Cuisine in a warm atmosphere, with a friendly service, and also with live Andean music
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