Chachapoyas restaurants

Top Choice Amazonian in Chachapoyas

El Batan de Tayta

Exotic is the word here, from the decor (Amazonian creepers, bamboo table umbrellas and furry seat covers), to the food (‘drunk’ guinea pig, duck and edible ants in a vanilla and cognac cocktail!) and the implements…
Top Choice Cafe in Chachapoyas

Amazonas 632

This smart new coffee shop and casual dining spot attracts a mix of laptop campers (free wi-fi and power outlets) and locals tucking into the thick, juicy burgers – the best in town. Strong coffee, gigantic fruit sa…
Cafe in Chachapoyas

Café Fusiones

One of those comfortable ‘Gringo Trail’ cafes that offer everything necessary to keep a peanut-butter-deprived backpacker happy – vegetarian omelets, multilingual book exchange, Pearl Jam on repeat, organic coffee a…
Peruvian in Chachapoyas

El Tejado

This charming little lunch spot doesn’t look much from the outside, but a lovely interior courtyard and dining room await. Set menus rarely go north of S10 from Monday to Friday for three courses and a drink. The sp…
Pizza in Chachapoyas


Candela marries colorful Chachapoyas culture (indigenous-style murals adorn the walls) with decent Italian-influenced food. The focus is the giant pizza oven stoked industriously by a hard-working chef who turns out…
Breakfast in Chachapoyas

Terra Mia Café

A chic spot with the fanciest espresso machine in town, Terra Mia's wonderful menu has regional and international breakfasts (ahem…waffles!), plus sandwiches and salads all served up in a cozy and clean atmosphere w…
Steakhouse in Chachapoyas

La Tushpa

Classic local steakhouse serving large portions supplemented by some chunky side dishes (excellent plantains). The meat-heavy menu is highlighted by the cuadril (tri-tip), a succulent beef cut, and interesting creat…
Cafe in Chachapoyas

Café Café

A popular, small but bright little place mainly frequented by locals next to (but not part of) the Hotel Puma Urco. It plies simple sandwiches, sweet cakes and hot beverages.
Parrilla in Chachapoyas


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. There's also cuy (guinea pig) cooked in several ways …
Bakery in Chachapoyas

Panificadora San José

The town's biggest bakery is a two-story affair featuring a downstairs takeout counter filled with savory humitas (mashed corn dumplings filled with spiced beef, vegetables and potatoes) and sweet chocolate cups inf…