Ayacucho restaurants

Top Choice International in Ayacucho

Via Via

The upstairs plaza-facing balcony has the best views in Ayacucho to accompany your meal of Peruvian-European fusion cuisine, made from ethically sourced, organic ingredients. You’re sure to find something to sate yo…
Pizza in Ayacucho

Pizzeria Polizzi

Not all of the culinary stars that shine in Ayacucho shine in the center. This pizzeria twinkles in a galaxy all of its own out on Av del Ejercito (although it's planning a second central branch). The food is superb…
Peruvian in Ayacucho

Sukre Cocina Peruana

This bustling and stylish hangout advertises Peruvian food but what it serves is almost fusion cuisine. Get ready for the likes of the house lomo saltado (with broccoli) and pollo albardado (chicken rolled around ha…
Ice Cream in Ayacucho


The closest central outlet stocking the delicious CREAM'Z ice creams and really unusual hard candies. Doesn't look much from outside, but let your taste buds have their say.
Peruvian in Ayacucho

Recreo Las Flores

Cuy, cuy and more cuy (guinea pig): let's hope you like it if you're eating here. It mostly comes fried with various accompaniments. Fried trucha (river trout) and puca picante (a spicy potato and beef stew served o…
Parrilla in Ayacucho

El Niño

The specialty at this large restaurant is grilled meat – often cooked over a wood fire on the sheltered patio in the evenings – but a variety of Peruvian dishes, as well as pasta and pizza, are dished up, too. Insid…
Cafe in Ayacucho

Café La Miel

Café La Miel spent years trying to make the Plaza de Armas a convivial place to eat. Now, it has competition, but with its chirpy atmosphere strangely reminiscent of an English tearoom, it should still be on your ra…
Italian in Ayacucho

Mamma Mia

An exceptional pizza shop, run by a Ukrainian, no less. He has taken his extensive catering experience and come up with an atmospheric place for delicious pizza and pasta. Round off your meal with a 'Mamma Mia' cock…
Peruvian in Ayacucho

La Casona

This popular, ambience-filled courtyard restaurant has been recommended by several travelers for its big portions. It focuses on Peruvian food, such as the excellent trucha (river trout) and lomo saltado (strips of …
Steak in Ayacucho

Las Tinajas

An elegant choice with plaza- or courtyard-facing dining, ultra-professional service and, well, damned good steak. Part of the mini-chain found in other Peruvian cities. Takeout is available.