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Mercado San Blas | 3 Blocks from San Blas Plaza in the Market., Cusco, Peru
+51 952 224 727
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Worms, Germany
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Govinda is such a nice person and her food is so delicious! You get there more than the standard "Arroz con ...", a great variation of local food!

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Thank aligyie
Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Found Govinda Lila's base on other TripAdvisor reviews. Although I got a bit lost trying to find the San Blas market, you can't miss it once you enter the market. For 7 soles, you get a complete meal with a soup to start and an entree of the day, along with a cup of hot coca tea. Highly recommend for... More 

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Thank Tracy T
Eastsound, Washington
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is an all vegetarian place with one fixed menu for lunch every day. It is vegetarian but is exactly like the other classic Mercardo food stalls and counters. So it feels like a Peruvian eatery. The owner is very friendly and vegan herself. It is not all vegan but if you ask she will adjust your meal to be... More 

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Thank Martin T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite stops in Cusco! An unexpected find in the the San Blas market tucked away in the corner, for only 7 soles as of this review, you get hot soup, main entree and tea. Service is super quick and food completely delicious. I've been in Cusco for the last three month and make sure I come here... More 

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Thank dickieboy818
Cusco, Peru
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Great to have a stall at the market that serves veg food. The soup was delicious, so was the eggplant milanesa entree.

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Cusco
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104 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

This place is located at the San Blas Market.. It´s running by a nice lady called Lila who serve a really healthy and clean food. It´s a lunch meal which includes soup, main dish and a drink

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015

While shopping in the San Blas market, I noticed there were a number of little restaurants. It was around lunch time so I decided to try one of them. The price was incredibly cheap for multiple courses. I would have paid a much higher price. The food was fantastic and I am so glad I stumbled upon this little spot... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015

In the San Blas market, there's a little corner where you get a complete vegetarian meal for 6 soles (as of May 2015). If you are a vegetarian on a budget, I recommend this place.

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Rennes, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

Please consider this restaurant in the market area of Cusco as a mandatory stop. Good taste, authentic atmosphera and attention by a very sympathic Senora. And do no hesitate on paying the extra por desert => delicious not to sweet Lunes es tortilla especial de espinacas, the better meal of the week.

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Thank LudovicB
Sudamericano por el mundo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2014

Ok. Let's consider this is a stall in San Blas Market that just offers a Vegan Menu. And a very good one indeed. So if you are in a Budget I have t found something better I. The same price range. Yesterday we enjoyed a soup and as a main course Brown Rice with a preparation of Local Ollucos. Delicious!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$2
Cuisine
Peruvian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercado San Blas | 3 Blocks from San Blas Plaza in the Market., Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 952 224 727

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?