We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Casona Del Cuy

Tipon, Oropesa | Tipon, Cusco 051, Peru
+51 984 860 952
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
14 Apr 2016
“A must try if you are in Cusco”
14 Sep 2015
“Best Cuy in Cusco”
Peruvian, Latin, Barbecue, Spanish, Healthy, South American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Tipon, Oropesa | Tipon, Cusco 051, Peru
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (36)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 14 April 2016

After reading the other reviews about La Casona Del Cuy, my wife and I decided ... well actually my wife decided that we should try it. At first I was very reluctant to try cuy (or guinea pig) because as an American guinea pigs are...More

2  Thank vma03
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We wanted to try guineapig, and according to our hotel, the place to go was Tipon. Our front desk made reservations for us, and upon arriving at the restaurant we were greeted with big smiles and genuine enhusiasm. The food was very nice, and well...More

3  Thank Odd_Arne
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Our driver recommended this place as the best restaurant to have cuy. Very authentic, you will get the sense of real Peru, but if you're a sanitary freak don't go there. They chop the cuy touching it with their bare hands. One whole cuy is...More

3  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 19 June 2014

We found this place by chance and it was a maravilla.con a patio at the front. lemonade and delicious cold drinks. the guinea pig, which was fresh and tasty. Friendly service...

3  Thank Franklin C
Reviewed 31 October 2013

A friend recommend La Casona del Cuy to try Guinea Pig, he was just right!! I had a great Cuy experience. They are happy, quick and Cuy was perfect!! Everyone should have their 1st guinea cuy experience here. Im definitely coming back!!

2  Thank MerciRoseOrtiz
Reviewed 12 October 2013

I went at la casona del cuy to Tipon (a nice place on the south of cusco city) for eating a delicious guinea pig in september of 2013. The guinea pig was absolutely incredible and the service was phenomenal as well! This is definitely the...More

1  Thank rox c
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Just a coincidence that I walked by this restaurant... It was super interesting because it looked just as a family place. And usually these places are the best. And I can tell you that this was true again... what an incredible good place. Supernice/ friendly...More

2  Thank Irma198724
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I visited this restaurant while I was in Cusco about to go on a trek. I knew that guinea pig was a common food in Peru so I wanted to get some prepared in the traditional way. Another tourist told me about this place where...More

1  Thank Cian O
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I don't always eat Cuy... but when I do I prefer La Casona Del Cuy. Excelent, staff very friendly and courteous. Seriously only had a few cuy in my time but this one is the best!

Thank skohcl
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Here you have a great Tip!!! if You are looking for a nice Andean restaurant. I was looking for a nice and local Restaurant in Cusco in which, I would have a wonderful andean food (Cuy- Guinea Pig), a friend of mine recommended me CASONA...More

2  Thank Carlos B
Nearby HotelsSee all 176 hotels in Cusco
Hotel Marcelinos
9 reviews
.70 km away
The House of Carola
2 reviews
.80 km away
Wyndham Cusco Saqsayhuaman
211 reviews
.99 km away
Club Hotel Centro de Convenciones Cusco
16 reviews
1.07 km away
Nearby Restaurants
K'uchu Wasi
31 reviews
.50 km away
Choco Museo
10 reviews
.50 km away
Yellow Pepper Bar and Restaurant
10 reviews
.50 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pinkuylluna Mountain Granaries
417 reviews
.50 km away
Inca Quarries
54 reviews
.50 km away
14 reviews
.50 km away
Templo Del Triunfo
35 reviews
.53 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Casona Del Cuy staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tipon, Oropesa | Tipon, Cusco 051, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 984 860 952
  • E-mail
La Casona del Cuy Restaurant, we are specialists in the preparation of guinea pig meat in Cusco , Peru
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing