La Trattoria del Monasterio
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Santa Catalina 309 · interesting places nearby
La Trattoria del Monasterio information
A helping of epicurean delight is just next door to the austere Monasterio de Santa Catalina. The menu of Italian specialties was created with the help of superstar Peruvian chef Gastón Acurio, and is infused with the flavors of Arequipa. Reservations are essential.