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Tuna Cafe

Amalia Puga 734 | Costado del Cuarto del Rescate, Cajamarca, Peru
+51 76 363735
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
4 weeks ago
“Cheap eats”
21 Apr 2017
“A great step of the sidewalk near el cuarto del rescate”
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Amalia Puga 734 | Costado del Cuarto del Rescate, Cajamarca, Peru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very inexpensive cafe just steps from the main plaza in Cajamarca. They have a wide range of dishes available as well as a daily lunch menu, which is typically a 3 course meal with an included fruit juice at unbeatable prices. Order a tea...More

Thank gary g
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I was surprised at the portion and price of the meals. I had tenderloin steak for around $6.50 and it was well done, soft, and tasty with the black pepper sauce. The seating is pleasant with plenty of room. At some tables you can see...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The restaurant is located near the Plaza de Armas, next to the room (cuarto del rescate) where the Inca leader Atahualpa Yupanki was confined to prison by the Spanish mercenary Pizarro. The menu plates are tasty and fairly uncommon. While most of the restaurants offer...More

Thank Caeiro_A
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I have spend two months in Cajamarca and almost every day I went to this restaurant. The ambiance is nice, the owners are lovely and lunch is always well prepared. Even if the restaurant is fully booked, during lunch the owners will find a seat...More

Thank Lachicaholandesa2016
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My wife, son and I were visiting Cajamarca this past September and someone recommended we definitely eat at Tuna Cafe before we leave. We were never more pleased with this small warm cozy restaurant. The customer service was great, and the natural home made foods...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Menu only 9 sol, waitress did not speak English but the owner did and was very nice. a lot of suits in at lunch time is always a good sign. Music at a nice low volume, with out any blenders drowning out conversation proved to...More

Thank Steffan27
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Came in for dinner and tried to order the the spaghetti bolagnese and they didn't have the stuff to make it. Tried to order something else and they couldn't make that either. Went with a chicken sandwich that came out looking like something my mom...More

Thank Robert N
Milagros N N, Propietario at Tuna Cafe, responded to this review
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Lo siento muchísimo, que hayas tenido esta experiencia y mas en el Tuna Cafe. no suele pasar, quiero entender las...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We passed this lovely restaurant while strolling through Cajamarca and stopped there for lunch. It is warm, very welcoming and we had a very delicious lunch! Starter - Main - Dessert and a glass of Lemonada all served with a smile! The restaurant is lovely...More

Thank mali_goes_travelling
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

The menu is the daily lunch special that includes an appetizer, main course, drink and dessert for a very affordable price! The food is delicious and the restaurant is very clean. The ambience is nice and it feels very homey.

Thank Brooklynn A
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Not the place to have a good meal! Wehad to wait verry long at least a half our to get a tea......, the food was not tasty and to salty. The place is verry loud!More

Thank Christian S
Milagros N N, Propietario at Tuna Cafe, responded to this review
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He querido responde a esta opinion por una sola razón. Yo Soy Milagros la propietaria y recuerdo mucho la ultima...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amalia Puga 734 | Costado del Cuarto del Rescate, Cajamarca, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cajamarca Region  >  Cajamarca
  • Phone Number: +51 76 363735
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