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Calle Amargura 140, Cusco 080, Peru
+51 84 262870
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cuy” (216 reviews)
“guinea pigs” (144 reviews)
“stuffed peppers” (37 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Amargura 140, Cusco 080, Peru
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1 - 10 of 444 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very friendly service; they presented the Cuy for photos before taking it back to the kitchen to be sliced and returned without the head. I had a serve of Chicharos Cuy (deep-fried) - it is a meal for two but I did finish it all...More

1  Thank contactivhope
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great restaurant with amazing food. Staff were very accommodating to a gluten free member of our group and came out with a bowl of chips for her as they knew that she couldn't eat the tortilla chips that were with the guacamole dip. After our...More

1  Thank ffiom_307
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate our first cuy at Kusikuy which was very nice. The host was very kind and gave us some tips on how to eat the dish.

1  Thank Erik V
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is cosy and close to downtown, but quiet. Their signature is Guinea pig, but all the meat dishes we had were excellent.

1  Thank George S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wandered over to Kusikuy late morning hoping to get an early lunch. Cuy requires an hour to prepare so we out in our order, a reservation, and kept wandering. When we sat down a while later, we ordered a few other dishes and drinks....More

1  Thank 31,41,59,265
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice ambience with a friendly service. Many people go there to try the cuy and so did we, as my husband was curious about it. So, it's a good place to satisfied your curiosity. The dish takes a long time to be ready... more...More

Thank AndyAllAround
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice restaurant to eat your first cuy. We arrived a little early at this restaurant because it can be busy. The preporation of the cuy takes an hour so we ordered the cuy and had some time to wander around Cusco. The food is lovely...More

Thank Bert V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved the food here. Had the Cuy which they brought out for photos before taking it back to cut it up. It also included a stuffed pepper which tasted great. My wife had mixed meat shishkebab (I think) and it was awesome as well....More

Thank markpY5236MH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered the fried guinea pig and it was super delicious! It's the most expensive thing on the menu but can be easily shared as it comes with a lot of other food and is well worth all the money. The staff is also super...More

Thank Kenzie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at Kusikuy to try the classic Peruvian dish, Cuy al Horno (roasted guinea pig) We were a little sceptical at first eating this dish, but our waiter assured us the food is sourced ethically and tastes great. We ordered...More

Thank Daniel T
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18 April 2017|
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Response from palindrome4 | Reviewed this property |
Bias? Last time I checked, "vegetarian friendly" meant that there were options for vegetarians or that they could modify items on the menu. If you have a problem seeing a whole cuy on a plate, you have a problem with... More
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4 July 2016|
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Response from Tabitha H | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant doesn't require reservations
Terri H
30 December 2014|
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Response from AtomantCancun | Reviewed this property |
No credit cards accepted still.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Amargura 140, Cusco 080, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 262870
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25 Years of dedication, love, commitment, combined with flavor, seasoning, excellent ingredients is what Kusikuy restaurant has to offer, our primary aim is to maintain quality and good service, a challenge that day by day we have become our calling card presentation because we have the requirements to be classified as the best. Our clients consider Kusikuy as their second home, the environment, care and the excellent food is what we live in this beautiful place.
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