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Pampa Del Castillo 335, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 631957
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jan 2018
“Come for the chicharrones”
28 Jun 2016
“Very good”
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Pampa Del Castillo 335, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I’m giving this a three star because the chicharrones con ensalada de papa were EXCELLENT yet the rest (we ordered two soups) was okay, and not great. Is it worth it to come here just for the chicharrones and beer? Yes, it definitely is.

Thank Corinne A
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Very simple restaurant, classic fried pork dish and also delicious hot adobo pork soup. You just cram on to tables upstairs with all the locals and the food arrives in under a minute. Excellent value for filling a cold and hungry family. The place is...More

Thank Gargleblaster42
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This street seems to be full of authentic restaurants that the tourists miss. We had a great bowl of pickly adobo and some outstanding chicharrones here. Very authentic and really tasty. A great stop between San Domingo and the plaza!

Thank Barnaby N
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We stumbled by this place around lunch time and decided to go in because the food smelled good and there weren't any other tourists (I'm surprised there was already a trip advisor page for it). The food is amazing, and quick! We got fried pork...More

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 20 February 2012

One of several 'chichonerias' that all serve fried pork and pork rinds and all set along the same street. Short on ambience, but inexpensive and authentically Peruvian making ot worth a try if you want to avoid Gringolandia.

Thank John T
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  • Address: Pampa Del Castillo 335, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 631957
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