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Choquechaca 131 | Choquechaca 131, Cusco Cusco, Peru
+51 84 507079
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2012

Dropped in for a casual lunch. Best empanadas we've had in South America accompanied by a delicious juice (orange, ginger and mint). Couldn't resist one of the chocolate cupcakes afterwards and thank goodness we didn't. Amazing! Decor is interesting - has the feel of a Mid Summer Nights Dream. Definitely worth stopping by.

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Thank KimAndJLR
Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2012 via mobile

We visited Encantasqa after seeing reviews on trip advisor. We were sick of having bug meals so thought this was a good option for a light meal. The decor was cute and different to what you would normally come across in cusco. We later found out that it is owned by a New Zealand girl and her Spanish friend. We... More 

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Thank bella140481
London
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109 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Quirky cafe, visited for a cup cake and a drink. The cupcakes quite possibly are the best in the world........

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Thank Raine21
Cusco, Peru
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Went with four people...everyone ordered something different...everyone raved about their food/drinks! Desserts are always fabulous, but the empanadas were amazing. Great presentation, beautiful dishes, glasses...great experience!

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Thank jennifercory
Sechelt, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2012 via mobile

We were intrigued by the bold statement on the sidewalk chalkboard claiming to have the most delicious chocolate cupcake in the world. Well we certainly have not tried every chocolate cupcake in the world, this was indeed the best cupcake we have ever had! If you are craving an intensely rich chocolate experience, don't miss this! Also, the space is... More 

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Thank Darcy K
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2012

I had several of their famous chocolate cupcakes during my time in Cusco and they are absolutely divine! Served warm and the perfect size, they are rich and delicious and just melt in your mouth. I also very highly rate their Peruvian chicken empanada - I loved this! The chicken filling is beautiful and the sauce that comes with it... More 

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Thank Hannah282
sedona, az
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2012

I almost don't want to tell you about this place -- there might not be a seat for me the next time I go there! This is a small - quiet (unusual for Cuzco) place with a lovely menu and great tasting food. Not just good--great. I had a lovely leek quiche with salad - a pot of cocoa tea... More 

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Thank luminousone
encantasqacusco, Owner at Encantasqa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We hope to see you again next time your in Cusco. More 

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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2012 via mobile

Cool coffee shop. Very small and quaint. Heard about cupcakes and took a stroll to go. They look like any other cupcake so we were doubtful but they were excellent. Also the fruit juices were out of this world. The staff was very helpful and answered many questions about the area. We will go back for homemade yogurt.

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Thank Angelamindi
encantasqacusco, Owner at Encantasqa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are glad you enjoyed your Encantasq'a experience and hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Cusco. More 

Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2012

O my gosh discovered this little bakery right before doing the 9 day hike to Machu Pichu! Little cute quaint bakery that had chocolate cupcakes to die for!!! LIterally the whole time we were hiking my friend and I were pondering getting back to Cusco to make sure that we got the cupcake again! Some of our group ended up... More 

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Thank soccerchic12
encantasqacusco, Owner at Encantasqa, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you for your enthusiasm and for spreading the word with your friends. We really appreciate the support. More 

Nottingham
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64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Certainly different from any other cafe in cusco, a bit more than the average place but worth the money as the empanadas were delicious and the drinks a good size.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Peruvian, Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Choquechaca 131 | Choquechaca 131, Cusco Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 507079
Description
Encantasq´a bakery is a place of fantasy, inhabited by fairies, elfs and nymphs, angels, unicorns and mythical creatures, under the guard of the custodian of the garden, The Faun. In this garden of dreams lives an elf, who from her magical kitchen and with the help of gnomes and dwarfs enjoys making happy culinary treats for the mortals that visit this eden of sensations. The earthlings who dare to enter this world of illusion are enchanted with the vivid experience, in the realm of the tree of charms and under a starry night where planets, nebulas and constelations make them feel in the sweetest and most pleasant of dreams, from where they will not want to wake up.

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