Southern Altiplano restaurants

Top Choice Pizza in Uyuni

Minuteman Revolutionary Pizza

This convivial spot inside Toñito Hotel is run by Chris from Boston and his Bolivian wife Sussy, and is a travelers’ favorite. Sample the best pizzas in town as well as tasty gourmet salads. It’s also a cozy spot fo…
Top Choice Bolivian in Uyuni


Tika's chic, modern dining room is an appealing setting to sample contemporary takes on traditional Bolivian dishes, such as Charque Lipeño (sun-dried llama meat with potatoes, cheese and corn) and K'alaphurka, a gu…
Top Choice Barbecue in Oruro

Las Delicias

This is arguably the best churrasquería (grilled-meat restaurant) in town, with attentive service, sizzling tableside parrilladas (plates of mixed grilled meats), great almuerzos (set lunches) and top-notch Argentin…
Top Choice Pizza in Tupiza

Milan Center

For the best pizza in town, head over to Milan Center, which serves crispy thin-crust pizzas with a variety of topping options. The covered back patio is a nice break from the streets of Tupiza. It's also a good pla…
Top Choice Bolivian in Tupiza

Salteñas Especiales Marianita

Get these hot-from-the-oven chicken and beef salteñas (savory pies) to eat in or take away. They're some of Bolivia's best!
Mexican in Tupiza


A saloon-style spot where locals and tourists mingle in the fun two-story space with a Hollywood vibe and lots of knickknacks. The menu features mainly meat dishes, like pique macho (beef chunks and sausages over fr…
Ice Cream in Tupiza


Chose from 14 flavors of homemade ice cream as well as a lengthy menu of indulgent sundaes, including papaya splits and selva negra (four scoops of chocolate ice cream, Oreo cookies, chocolate cake, nuts, cream and …
Pub Food in Uyuni

Wiphala Pub

Named after the multicolored indigenous flag, this place has a traditional atmosphere and welcoming feel with its wooden tables, earthy vibe and board games. It serves pizza and tasty Bolivian dishes, specializing i…
Bolivian in Oruro


This appealing choice serves high-quality traditional orureño (local) food with a dash of innovation in a bright dining room warmed by an open fire. The servings are huge, so ask for half a portion. Lamb is the spec…
Italian in Oruro

La Casona

Straight-out-of-the-oven salteñas (meat and vegetable pasties) for lunch and Oruro's best pizzas for dinner keep this little place buzzing, especially at night when it gets really busy and warm.