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Le Soleil

Calle San Agustin 275, Cusco 84, Peru
+51 84 240543
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle San Agustin 275, Cusco 84, Peru
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are only eight peaks in France higher than 11,500 feet -- the elevation of Cusco. So, it's a bit odd to be eating terrific French food at such a high elevation. But, that's what the wife and I just did. She had the escargot...More

Thank OrrvilleRedRider
marcinart, Propietario at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for judging us as terrific and thank you for your visit, which for us was a great pleasure. We were happy to serve you and to see how you liked our cuisine. Sorry if for you the wine temperature...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It really was a great gastronomic experience, a great list of french wines (it is almost impossible to find good french wines in Cusco) was offered to us and we were helped to choose them to get the best pairing with our food. The degustation...More

Thank Jerry82
marcinart, Propietario at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Jerry, Great to hear from you! Thank you very much for your visit last week and thank you for this nice review. It was such a pleasure to host you, to serve you (and your friends) and to discuss with you. We are so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was curious about this place, but hadn't the opportunity to try it until this trip. The wait staff was the highlight. I loved how knowledgeable and enthusiastic he was about the wines. He suggested a syrah that was perfect for the 7 course meal...More

Thank Evelyn K
marcinart, Propietario at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Evelyn, Thank you so much for choosing our restaurant for your dinner and thank you for this great comment. I am sorry you felt uncomfortable that we do not accept MC/Amex: as I explained to you, in the past we had a lot of...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Amazing food and fantastic service. They were so worried about us because my husband was ill from the altitude. He had the 5 course meal and I have the gnocchi and avocado curl. Everything was delicious. All our food was amazing. I only wish we...More

Thank Staci M
marcinart, Propietario at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Staci, Many thanks for your visit and thank you for this very nice review! I was sorry for your husband because of soroche but at least you could try our cuisine a bit. Like you said we hope to have you again as guests...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant is 5 stars! Top food and service and at an affordable price. Of course by Peruvian standards its a little pricey but by any other country standards its exceptional value! We had the degustation and it was amazing! +++++ Thank youMore

Thank antoscuteripressfood
marcinart, Propietario at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Antonio, Grazie for your visit few months ago and grazie for this great comment. I see that you remember your meal at le Soleil and we are glad that you liked everything. Thank you for giving us 5 stars! Maybe one day you will...More

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch. Pretty slow day. Had the set menu and swapped the dessert for creme brulee. All the food was great. Even the snails!More

1  Thank Hobartgirl
marcinart, Propietario at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Chère Madame, Thank you for your recent visit in le Soleil and thank you very much for your excellent review. We were very pleased that you could try snails for the first time and you liked it ;-) Have a great trip back to beautiful...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Great food, Great Service. I reallly enjoyed the food here. I would come again the next time I am in town

Thank pianojess6
marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Jess, Thank you very much for loving us and considering as excellent. I am glad that you liked our food and service. It will be a great leasure to serve you again when you visit Cusco. My best regards, Arthur Marcinkiewicz

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious Christmas lunch of 6 courses. We had to take some away we were so full but the staff we very attentive, accommodating and the food was second to none -highly recommend putting this place on your list for an extra special treat.More

Thank Emma K
marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Emma, I was very happy to host you: thank you for choosing le Soleil for your Christmas dinner. Many thanks for this excellent review: we appreciate your time to share your experience in le Soleil and recommend us to other TA readers. We wish...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We had the tasting menu of 7 courses and were not disappointed in the least! Each course was imaginative and prepared expertly. Fritz was attentive without being overbearing and guided us through the great courses. We left very happy and not overwhelmed or stuffed just...More

Thank BillLaReunion
marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Bill, Thank you for your great review and thank you for your visit. We are so haapy to read that your expectations were met and you enjoyed the food and the service. Thank you for your recommendation and thank you for considering our degustacion...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Very welcoming by the owner but doesn't live up to its reviews - it is like eating in a mortuary, absolutely devoid of any atmosphere. The food was beautifully cooked and tasty but why do the French have such a reluctance with vegetables. I asked...More

2  Thank beats21
marcinart, Owner at Le Soleil, responded to this review

Dear Madame, Thank you for taking time to write about your experience in le Soleil. My team and I, were pleased to host you. As we try to learn from every customer, I have read very carefully your review but I am a bit surprised...More

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Hi, Elaine. What would you like to know about this restaurant? How do I make reservations on-line?
6 February 2017|
Response from marcinart | Property representative |
Hello, you can send a mail to our contact at the web site or call in Cusco at +51 84 240 543; please note that we are curently closed for holidays until the 19th of February. thank you, regards, Arthur Marcinkieiwcz, Owner
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Ana G
Quería hacer una reserva para cenar, dos personas el día 14 de junio. Pero no se como formalizarla ni si habría disponibilidad. Gracias.
20 April 2017|
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Response from marcinart | Property representative |
Hola Ana, con gusto puedo tomar tu reserva acá; se puede mandar un mensaje también a FB o a nuestro sitio web. Confirmo tu reserva para 2 personas miércoles 14 de junio a las 19:00. Les esperamos! Saludos cordiales Arthur... More
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Ana Paula D
Olá, estou em Lima e na sexta embarco para Cusco. Gostaria de ver a disponibilidade para almoço ou jantar no sábado. Aguardo uma resposta ansiosa!!!!
4 August 2016|
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Response from marcinart | Property representative |
Estimada Ana Paula, Gracias por su mail y gracias por elegir le Soleil Tenemos disponibilidad para este sábado al almuerzo y a la cena. Por favor indicar cual es su preferencia y para cuantas personas. Saludos... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Agustin 275, Cusco 84, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 240543
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Le Soleil is the first restaurant gourmet French food in the city of Cusco. Proposes true flavors and wines of French culture, the only place where you can taste the classics of this kitchen, for example, rillettes, confit de canard, creme brulee. Offers an exclusive menu prepared only with fresh products according to market dishes available. In the space bar you can taste wine by the glass even the excellent French wines. The restaurant is open for all age groups and is also available for private events such as: Weddings, cocktails.