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La Cusquenita Tradicional Picnteria

) #79 of 620 Restaurants in Cusco ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Peruvian, Latin, South American
Av. Centenario No. 800 | Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
51 84 267012
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cuy” (24 reviews)
“guinea pigs” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 18:00All hours
Peruvian, Latin, South American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Av. Centenario No. 800 | Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour operator suggested La Cusquenita. Our family of 6 plus driver and guide, had a horrible service and DISGUSTING OLD CHEAP FOOD!! I ordered Aji de Gallina (it barely had any chicken on it). My son ordered the Churrasco with rice instead of french...More

Thank UnViajeMas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We asked our guide to bring us to a place that serves Peruvian dished. She brought us to this place. Still overwhelmed on what to order, and just decide based on the menu's photos. THEIR SERVINGS ARE BIG! And tastes good! You get your money's...More

Thank Rhackxzs
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came with my friends and we were doing tourism in the city, we needed to communicate with families and when we asked for internet they say we don't have, and you know that as a tourist you need to be a connect to the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A wonderful menu of traditional Cusco dishes including their famous cuy (guinea pig). The music and dancing is traditional in every way and one leaves having enjoyed a true Cusco experience!

Thank RhysNais
Reviewed 28 May 2017

First off. The listed location- Avenue tullumayo no. 227 is CLOSED. They have relocated to Centenario 800. They have a second location at Av. de la Cultura 3. I found out the hard way by taking a taxi there to see it closed with a...More

1  Thank bigwawao
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We had grilled trout which was very fresh and tasty. This place is very interesting as its huge and full of locals. They put on traditional performances which are very unique and fun to watch as the audience gets involved

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had lunch at this restaurant, which had the best trout my husband said he has ever eaten. I opted for the mushroom soup (seasonal), which was delicious and came in a huge bowl. We also sampled the guinea pig, a Peruvian favorite. It tasted...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We went tohavelunch in this place they served fantastic hot peruvian food and that is whay we diceded to comeback fro dinner , but this time the dinner was in a buffet style so we clearly reaiized that the food they were serving was the...More

1  Thank quarrysmith2016
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Here you are served the best traditional meals of the city, this restaurant is not touristy, the restaurant is more for locals, besides the traditional meals, they present a live show with local music and vailarines with their typical clothes. I recommend you to visit...More

Thank xingliy1006
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It is a great place! Good food! Excellent Andean music! Great show Unique experience Must see!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank Luis A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Centenario No. 800 | Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: 51 84 267012
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