Top Choice Peruvian in Chachapoyas

El Batan de Tayta

This hip bar-restaurant serves creative versions of traditional dishes and great fusion cuisine, plated with style on pieces of granite and inverted terracotta roof tiles. Try the arroz shutito con bife y chica de j…
Peruvian in Chachapoyas

El Tejado

This charming little spot doesn’t look much from the outside, but a lovely interior courtyard and dining room awaits. It’s a great lunch spot, with menús (set meals) for S8 Monday to Friday. The specialty is tacu-ta…
Steakhouse in Chachapoyas

La Tushpa

Service is infamously slow but always worth the wait at this classic steakhouse. The meat-heavy menu is highlighted by the cuadril (tri-tip), a succulent beef cut, and interesting creations such as lomo fino (sirloi…
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Specializing in parrilladas (meats cooked on an open flame), Marlissa’s grill experts will deliver a sizzling platter of beef, chicken and sausage to your table. They also specialized in cuy (guinea pig) cooked in s…
Cafe in Chachapoyas

Café Fusiones

The traveler congregation gathers at this artsy cafe on the plaza that serves organic coffee and espresso, good breakfasts (including regional choices such as juanes), lentil burgers and other light meals. There is …
Breakfast in Chachapoyas

Terra Mia Café

A chic spot with the fanciest espresso machine in town. Its wonderful menu has regional and international breakfasts (ahem…waffles!), plus sandwiches and salads all served up in a cozy and clean atmosphere with colo…
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Panificadora San José

This bakery features a few tables where you can enjoy a tamal, humita (mashed corn dumpling filled with spiced beef, vegetables and potatoes) or sandwich with coffee for breakfast, and snacks and desserts all day. B…
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This pizzeria dedicates itself to homemade pasta and pies, served in a casual dining room that is popular with locals as well as gringos.
Desserts in Chachapoyas

Dulcería Santa Elena

The crotchety old man here serves the town’s best pastries and cakes; if he likes you, though, he might throw something in for free.
in Chachapoyas

Café Café

A popular, flashy and bright little place under Hotel Puma Urco doing simple sandwiches (S2 to S6), sweet cakes and hot beverages.