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Desert Nights

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Boulevard de Huacachina, Huacachina, Peru
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is really pretty, it's in a great location and great value for money. It's really clean, and during the day there are people constantly cleaning just to make sure there is no build up of sand. They have a restaurant, which serves really good food... unfortunately I don't speak a lot of Spanish, but Daniel was very kind... More 

Thank Wanderlust X
Level Contributor
57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pisco sour was not tasty, the red wine was so hot that it was impossible to drink. Ceviche was so so... could be better!!! The restaurant should have a better decoration... it was really cold inside

Thank TatouColette
Level Contributor
50 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great hostel and was featured on the travel show EARTH UNRAVELED (on YOUTUBE). You can see the TV show's full walk thru and rooms review on youtube by searching earth unraveled desert nights. The staff is very friendly and accommodating, location is absolutely perfect, and nothing like being in a desert oasis! Truly an awesome travel experience.

Thank ChefKevin99
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant have really nice outdoor seating that make sit great for people watching and observing the cute surroundings of the lagoon. The food however is very average and a bit overpriced for the quality. The service is friendly but incredible. Overall very average place with a nice setting, but don't go for the food.

Thank Olivia S
London, United Kingdom
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211 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

After our Sunset Buggy ride on the Dunes (which was really awesome, a MUST do), we had our meal here. It was very busy, and it took a long time for our meal to come thru. The portions were huge! It was late evening during late May, and it was very cold.

Thank malnit56
Regina, Canada
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77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

I stopped here just to grab a very quick lunch before hopping on an overnight bus. The food was affordable, the portions were huge (I got the pesto pasta), and the service was fast and incredibly friendly (thanks for putting up with my fledgling spanish!). I also noticed they had some really awesome looking sundaes on their menu... sadly I... More 

Thank Velouaaj
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great chilled music, decent happy hour prices and from 12-11pm! Huuuge food portions! My friend and I got a fried rice to share and barely made it halfway through and we are big eaters! Lovely helpful staff too. Very happy

Thank Lora S
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Agree with a lot of the comments the waiting time it's a bit longer but the food was great, I got the menu from the day (appetizer(taqueños) and main course) for 15 soles $4.5 aprox. And for the price I thought I'm going to get an ok good but actually it was delicious!!!! I would definitely recommend this restaurant to... More 

Thank Lizandro N
Nanjing, China
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The food is average, as well as the drinks. The service is good. A good choice compare to other restaurants in this Oasis.

Thank benuno
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

During ou dinner waiter was very attentive and nice. Food quality depends on the choice - hamburger was truly disappointing (dry meat, lack of sauces), though I really liked the chinese rise dish. Portions are huge, you don't need an apertizer! Prices - around 25-35 soles for the main course.

Thank Ada S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard de Huacachina, Huacachina, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Ica Region  >  Huacachina
The restaurant is attached to a hostel.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?