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Dragon's Palate Restaurant - CLOSED

Calle Arequipa/Q'hapchik'ijllu 159 | Casco Monumental/Heritage District, Cusco Cusco, Peru
+51 84 630843
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
28 Feb 2015
“Closed Down Forever ?”
27 Sep 2013
“Halfhearted dragon?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Peruvian, Cafe, International, Australian, South American
Calle Arequipa/Q'hapchik'ijllu 159 | Casco Monumental/Heritage District, Cusco Cusco, Peru
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2015

It shut as a restaurant (Signs taken down) but remained open as an art gallery. That appears also to have shut. Locals say it's a good while since it last opened

Thank greatbossman
Reviewed 27 September 2013 via mobile

We visited on a quiet evening, but were attracted by thte layout and pieces of art. Service was attentive at first, but we got the impression that our server was distracted by regulars. We both chose pasta dishes, but the lasagne was not available, so...More

Thank David L
fractaldragon, Owner at Dragon's Palate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2013

I'm sorry to hear you did not enjoy your dining experience in our restaurant. Our server was substituting for our regular server during Thursday thru Friday of this week, and was distracted with paying our weekly bill for vegetables and fruits. Our regular server would...More

Reviewed 11 September 2013 via mobile

We were looking for a place for lunch with a patio. We were the only guests (it was quite late for lunch) but we decided to give it a try. The food was really good, service excellent and all was good value for money. Deserves...More

Thank Astrid B
Reviewed 14 July 2013

good food, attentive service, and willingness to be very flexible about one person's severe allergies.

Thank Morris P
Reviewed 26 April 2013

Great food and beer! The people and atmosphere was wonderful whether you visit for lunch or dinner. We went back twice. Don't forget to check out the art work and get an ice cream before you leave.

Thank Ztriptaker
Reviewed 9 March 2013

A fine place for both breakfast or dinner somewhere in the middle between hotel Libertador and the Main Square. John, the owner is American. He is running the restaurant and his own brewery, while his wife is having a beautiful art shop in the same...More

Thank ANemeth
Reviewed 18 November 2012

I love this restaurant and it is like a little oasis to escape to in Cusco as it is hidden in a courtyard away from the masses. I visited many times in the afternoon to sit and drink wine (great choice and reasonable prices) in...More

Thank JennyG1977
Reviewed 9 November 2012

My husband and I loved this place, and had 4 meals here during our trip! Dinner twice, lunch once, and breakfast once. We enjoyed everything, but especially the pasta dishes! They have a great wine selection, and we also enjoyed the ice cold Cusquenas! The...More

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Lovely courtyard setting, really good, reasonably priced food, friendly staff and live music to boot. It,s tucked away on a side street but well worth the visit

Thank makaranna
Reviewed 3 October 2012

The quirky little building and menu looked lovely with a mix of local and international options; so we decided to give it a try despite there being no other customers there at 7:30pm on a Tuesday evening. The Aussie dim sims were definitely nothing like...More

Thank Erin H
fractaldragon, Owner at Dragon's Palate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2012

Thank you for your lovely review. I'm sure I have lots of room for improvement in marketing Dragon' s Palate... and this October we seem to have taken a dive in clientele. I was satisfied with our business and our growth from last year during...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 13
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 Arequipa/Q'hapchik'ijllu 159 | Casco Monumental/Heritage District, Cusco Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 630843
  • E-mail
Eclectic fusion of Peruvian with International fare using local produce and meats. Choice of dining in the beer garden, Dragons Table dining room, Mandelbrot Cafe (fractal aficionados) or HDTV room. Colonial house on near the center of Cusco on the former palace grounds of the Dragon - Tupac Inca Yupanqui. Visit the Fractal Dragon art gallery as a complement to your dining experience! Try a special ice cream dessert in El Hada ... all homemade ice creams and cakes. Live music in the beer garden-patio Friday and Saturday in the afternoon (~1PM - ~3:30PM).
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