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Chicha por Gaston Acurio

calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105, Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 287360
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (57 reviews)
“peking duck” (6 reviews)
“curry” (19 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105, Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here for lunch. I had the lamb soup (Pebre), which was amazing. My wife had the white corn tamale with adobo, also very very good. The setting and decor are also very nice as well. Highly recommended.

Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is part of a serie by Gaston Acurio, and they have a new view of creating food and menu's. The Alpaca steak I had was excellent very tender and juicy.

Thank JanvDriel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located just 2 blocks from the square, this restaurant can be found through a pair of tall doors and through the courtyard. The specialty in this town is the river shrimp (a type of crawdads). The river shrimp ceviche and river shrimp soup are very...More

Thank m0nkeysee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't want to put anyone off Chicha. It is good food with excellent service in a nice setting. But....it is a little pretentious. Essentially I had mashed potato for starter a steak for main but the explanation for these fairly straightforward dishes was uttered...More

Thank stuartdNewburyUk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at the sister restaurant in Cusco. They are alike in terms of terrific food, great service (and higher than average price). The menus however are different which was a pleasant surprise. They use local ingredients and we had another very tasty dinner. Portions...More

Thank kellen56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best food I had in Peru was in this restaurant. Great location, most professional staff, great atmosphere. I felt so lucky I visited this restaurant.

Thank JamilyaU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was excellent, as was the service and atmosphere. Both locals and tourists frequent the restaurant with good reason. And it was priced very well

Thank bruce c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For our first meal in Peru we came here for lunch. Quite a popular place so getting a table seemed to be a bit complicated. However, once we were sat down it was a very good experience. To start we shared a sea urchin ceviche...More

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An absolute must for its great ambience, fabulous food, impeccable service and a totally fantastic and memorable experience. We booked this restaurant which is located in a small courtyard after reading other reviews and were not disappointed. It is very near the Santa Catalina Monastery....More

Thank Rekha P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went there today for lunch. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I ordered a bowl of pumpkin soup that was just full of vegetables. It was delicious! Next I ordered a trio of Empanadas and they too were scrumptious. There was one that...More

Thank Wendy E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 287360
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