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El Cuate - CLOSED

Procuradores 386, Cusco, Peru
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
19 Jun 2015
“$7 worth of Peruvian-Mexican eating experience”
19 Apr 2015
“glad i stumbled upon it”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Procuradores 386, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

Like a small bite before a dessert? This is a place to go. This small restaurant is located just opposite famous Qucharitas, the ice-cream parlour at calle Procudarores, a narrow street beginning at Plaza de Armas. El Cuante (which means 'a chum') is a truly...More

1  Thank jaybee4133
Reviewed 20 April 2015

i was actually on my way to another Mexican restaurant when i came across El Cuate. i was told that i could have nachos, garlic bread, a starter, main and drink for 15 soles and i could resist! ^_^ i don't often eat out in...More

Thank ellieyah
Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

The salad was great. The soup average at best The tacos horrible. It was like the just put their pasta meat into a burnt wrap. Orange juice was watered down concentrate. Service was good. Very disappointing overall.

Thank RedmanMatt
Reviewed 2 January 2015

This was one of the worst meals I've ever had in Cusco and I've been living here for 3 years. We were looking for a place to eat on new year's day. Suffice to say, it was slim pickings. None of our usual places were...More

Thank Solfish
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Glad we stumbled into this place! 15 soles (about $5) and we got garlic bread and nachos as starters, with a great tortilla soup, and then some even better tacos. Best part is that you get a free pisco sour or glass of wine... Can't...More

Thank Sailingcrude
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Great menu choice for 15 sols (around £3) which includes garlic bread and nachos, a starter of a salad or soup, a main and a drink. aswell as Mexican food the menu offers Peruvian, Italian and vegetarian options. Lovely lady that works there and cooks...More

1  Thank thomaspenymorfa
Reviewed 2 October 2014

I'll start by saying that I have high expectations when it comes to Mexican food. I've traveled extensively in Mexico and learned to cook from Mexicans. Despite my preference for authentic Mexican, I'll take some good tex-mex without hesitation. The problem with our time here...More

Thank Guerrilla56
Reviewed 10 September 2014

I find it hard to believe that any of the previous reviewers have ever eaten decent Mexican food! This was by far the worst Mexican food I have ever eaten. The burrito was tasteless and the texture strangely gooey, and it was possibly the smallest...More

1  Thank paulmccaskey
Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

This is an awesome little Mexican restaurant in Cusco. It's as close to authentic as you will find. For 15 soles, you can order off the menu which includes free nachos, garlic bread, Pico de Gallo, and sauces. You also get an entree and a...More

Thank TerryLeeW
Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Paid 20 soles for a prix fix lunch. Came with nachos, soup or salad, entree and drink. Had the tomato soup, aji de gallina, and pisco sour. All were okay. Most people in our group enjoyed their soup or salad than the entree. For a...More

1  Thank Michelle G
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  • Address: Procuradores 386, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
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