Huaraz & the Cordilleras restaurants

Top Choice Peruvian in Chavín de Huántar

Buongiorno

Churning out sophisticated dishes that outpunch its location’s weight class, Buongiorno is a pleasant surprise in a cordial garden setting. The lomo a la pimienta, a Peruvian fave of grilled steak in wine, cream and…
Top Choice Italian in Huaraz

Mi Comedia

Many restaurants claim great pizzas with some even uttering the word ‘Naples’ blasphemously in the description. But at Mi Comedia the Italian boasts are no exaggeration. This is about as Neapolitan as a pizza can ge…
Top Choice Peruvian in Huaraz

Manka

If you were curious about what happens when Peruvian cocina (cuisine) collides with Italian cucina then, let us tell you, it's a taste worth savoring. For proof, head straight to this simply decorated restaurant who…
Top Choice Pizza in Caraz

La Pizza del Abuelo

Most visitors to Caraz, descending from the clouds after trekking at high altitudes, crave carbohydrates. Enter the Abuelo (grandfather), a dark woody restaurant that plies what they call Argentinian-style pizzas wi…
Cafe in Huaraz

Café Andino

This modern top-floor cafe has space and light in spades, comfy lounges, art, photos, crackling fireplace, books and groovy tunes – it’s the ultimate South American traveler hangout and meeting spot. You can get bre…
Peruvian in Huaraz

La Casona Huaracina

The colonial architectural style is noticeably absent in Huaraz until you step into the sparkling new Huaracina, the clever designers of which have drawn inspiration from the graceful buildings of Arequipa. The busi…
International in Huaraz

Trivio

Cementing a three-way marriage of craft beer, micro-roasted coffee and food made with local ingredients, Trivio joins a few Huaraz restaurants that wouldn’t be alien in Lima. The decor is North America hip, the clie…
Indian in Huaraz

Chili Heaven

Whether you send your appetite to India or Thailand, the fiery curries at this hot spot will seize your taste buds upon arrival, mercilessly shake them up and then spit them back out the other side as if you’ve died…
International in Caraz

Entre Panes

This gourmet bistro with checkered tablecloths and colorful blackboard menus is a respite from the usual suspects. It serves up interesting sandwiches (as its name implies) including sesame pork and lomo saltado (st…
Pizza in Chacas

Pizzeria San Francisco

Proper artisan pizzas made by a local Italian religious mission in a space next to the church. It's only open on weekend evenings (alas!), but the sizable pies are large and authentic. Worth timing your trip to Chac…