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Cafe Dos X 3

#112 of 596 Restaurants in Cusco
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Calle Marquez 271, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 232661
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Brisbane, Australia
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580 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This cafe is nothing to look at from either inside or outside, but don't let that fool you. The coffee was really good and the cake was delicious. It was much cheaper than many other places we tried and the service was good. When lots of locals go there it must be good.

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Thank Mon55
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I was there yesterday and I really enjoy the passion fruit cake , it was very tasty . I also had a coffee which was great . I really recommended this place.

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Thank Larshfrit
Ithaca, New York
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86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

I was craving a coffee while coming back from La Plaza de Armas and decided to stop in this hole in the wall looking place because they had a nice espresso machine. I ordered a double espresso and it was well made, nothing pretentious but rather a cup of coffee I'd make for myself. Behind the counter they had various... More 

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Thank don_cjma
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015

My husband and I ducked into this cafe while it was raining in Cusco looking for a snack. I had yogurt, granola, and fruit and he had a grilled ham and cheese. The food wasn't anything fancy, but the service was wonderful and the food was good, fast, and cheap.

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Thank CBD88
Cusco
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104 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

This cafe is a real coffee place, running by the owner himself. small and simple. Best coffee I´ve tasted in town and very reasonable prices. Near the main square so you could also take it away and seat in the sun.

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Thank Ofir M
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

I quickly ordered a "café americano para llevar" - which was amazing! The place looks cozy, and was full with local people (which for me is a good sign). Will probably come back to try their cake sometime soon.

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Thank Martijn B
Chicago IL
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41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Awesome coffee and pastries in a relaxed atmosphere. This was the only cup of espresso that my husband deemed up to his standard of all the places we tried in Cusco!

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Thank LoganSquareNeighbor
Lima, Peru
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 July 2015

If you want an idea of where Cusco locals go for "lonche" after work for some coffee, dessert, and some bread for conversation with friends, this is a great hole in the wall to visit.

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Thank Evelyn M
Antibes, France
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333 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We stopped there two times, to have a mate de coca and a desert : the tres leches and the passion fruit pie were simply excellent.

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Thank Borissov06
Williamsburg, Virginia
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442 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Great desserts, ice cream, and coffee. The shop is small and unassuming, but it’s friendly with hand-made desserts and exceptional coffee. We enjoyed the carrot cake and apple pie (with ice cream). Perfect place to catch your breath and recharge.

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Thank BLT1991

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Marquez 271, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 232661

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