We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Huacatay

Jr. Arica 620 | First paralel street to the main street mariscal castilla, Urubamba, Peru
+51 84 201790
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (27 reviews)
“trout” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
International, Mediterranean, Peruvian, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Jr. Arica 620 | First paralel street to the main street mariscal castilla, Urubamba, Peru
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (865)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 496 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently adventured with my parents and a few of their friends when they came to visit in Peru (where I live), and El Huacatay is an absolute must if you're spending any amount of time in Urubamba, in the Sacred Valley! It's very well-hidden...More

Thank QosqoExpeditions
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous dinner in a local restaurant. A little hard to find—almost looks like someone’s home—but wonderful!

Thank PM2F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went to this place after we walked down the hill for over 3 hours from Chinchero and honestly i was looking for very good food as we were all hungry. Have to admit that El Huacatay is the best place in the area, not...More

Thank Erminio P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiny little place down a tiny little street in little Urubamba in the Sacred Valley. Literally four star food. Presentation was tremendously unexpected. Tastes were divine. Excellent, diverse menu. Very good for vegetarians and meat lovers. No English but no issue. Food transcends language :)...More

Thank cindylF3798HT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very underdressed with the restaurant. The food was just ok. The feeling was the stereotypical city people changing the indigenous foods and trying to hard to make this gourmet, losing its spirit. The space is quaint and unsuspecting. The service was prompt. They surcharged our...More

1  Thank Golokseeker
Reviewed 1 week ago

El Huacatay is probably most special food you can try if you are looking for local values, slow food concepts, authors' kitchen and respect for organic incredible ingredients prepared with high sophistication and originality. Once you will try the ingredients you will realize you0ve never...More

Thank emaletta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice restaurant with good service, drink offerings and a fusion oriented menu. Many of the dishes have an Italian influence and were tasty. If you need a break from traditional Peruvian, El Huacatay fits the bill. Service was very good and ambience is quite...More

Thank Anand K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide reccomended this restaurant for lunch after our morning activities - we ate in the garden. The food was excellent - two of my children had the alpaca lasagne and I had the local gnocchi - all of which was delicious. Highly enjoyable.

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were seated outdoors at a low table, but our dinner was quite lovely. The menu had a nice blend of Peruvian and international food...or Peruvian twists on international dishes. For example, I had sweet potato ravioli. Delicious!

Thank Pam P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not expecting to find such an amazing restaurant in this location! Recommended by our hotel and totally impressed with the menu selection of local foods, also a lot of amazing gluten-free, vegetarian and meat selections. Thought about eating there for every meal! As a foodie,...More

Thank akikodancer
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 hotels in Urubamba
Tambo del Inka, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Valle Sagrado
2,697 reviews
.39 km away
Hotel Agustos Urubamba
272 reviews
.51 km away
Amaru Valle Hotel
131 reviews
.67 km away
San Agustin Monasterio de la Recoleta Hotel
438 reviews
.87 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Paca Paca
592 reviews
.22 km away
Kampu
236 reviews
.30 km away
Qanela Restaurante
296 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mercado De Urubamaba
43 reviews
.30 km away
Iglesia de Urubamba
43 reviews
.23 km away
Cerveceria Willkamayu
24 reviews
.12 km away
Ceramicas Seminario
221 reviews
.38 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
volunteerohio
1 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from NACRAC | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I didn't respond. Haven't been on this site since reviewing. I couldn't help, however, since we were with a guide. Hope you found it and enjoyed.
0
Votes
aaatravelgal25
13 August 2015|
Answer
Response from J Miles C | Reviewed this property |
Yes Visa
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jr. Arica 620 | First paralel street to the main street mariscal castilla, Urubamba, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Sacred Valley  >  Urubamba
  • Phone Number: +51 84 201790
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing