Nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Cuzco

Museo del Pisco

When you've had your fill of colonial religious art, investigate this pisco museum, where the wonders of the national drink are extolled, exalted and – of course – sampled. Opened by an enthusiastic expat, this muse…
in Cuzco

Indigo

Indigo is the perfect bar to warm up for a big night out, with fresh Thai and Peruvian food (mains from S15), good coffee, games, hookah pipes and famous mojitos. Genuinely friendly staff, comfy couches, an open fir…
Pub in Cuzco

Norton Rats

Run by a motorcycle enthusiast, this unassuming expat-style bar overlooks the Plaza de Armas. It’s a boon for people watching, if you can get a balcony seat. Though known for delicious 200g burgers, it’s also got TV…
Pub in Cuzco

Cross Keys

If you are thirsty for an Old Speckled Hen, visit the most established expat and traveler watering hole in town. This typical British pub has all the trappings, with leather barstools and dark wood. As well as a lon…
Cocktail Bar in Cuzco

Fallen Angel

This ultra-funky lounge redefines kitsch with glitter balls, fake fur and even bathtub-cum-aquarium tables complete with live goldfish. It isn’t cheap, but the decor really is worth seeing and the occasional theme p…
Brewery in Urubamba

Sacred Valley Brewery

Located 7km outside of town toward Urubamba, this affable American-style brewery serves four varieties of pints, including a very smooth and quaffable amber. Check out their Facebook page for news on monthly barbecu…
Pub in Cuzco

Paddy Flaherty’s

This cramped little Irish pub is packed with random memorabilia, TVs, a working train-set and homesick European travelers eating excellent-value hot sandwiches. Happy hours are from 7pm to 8pm and 10pm to 10:30pm.
Bar in Ollantaytambo

Ganso

Treehouse meets circus meets Batman! The hallucinatory decor in tiny, friendly Ganso is enough to drive anyone to drink. A firemen’s pole and swing seats are the icing on the cake.
Live Music in Cuzco

Muse

Known as a good place to start your night out, this restaurant lounge, a longtime Cuzco hangout, has very cool staff and live music in the evenings. Food includes good vegetarian options.
Bar in Cuzco

Memoria

A wonderful, elegant bar with attentive bartenders and drinks that merit seconds. Check their Facebook site for events like live jazz, acoustic and techno music.