Top Choice Peruvian in Chavín de Huántar


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

Pizzerias are ubiquitous in Huaraz but once you've eaten in this friendly place you won't go anywhere else. The pizzas are prepared right in the dining room and all feature a delicious crust and farm-fresh tomato sa…
Peruvian in Huaraz

Bistro de los Andes

This restaurant with a European air is owned by a multilingual Frenchman. It serves an international and Peruvian menu ranging from pancakes to pastas. Good coffees, delectable desserts, fabulous fish dishes – there…
Breakfast in Huaraz

California Café

Managed by an American from California, this hip traveler magnet does breakfasts at any time, plus light lunches and salads – it’s a funky, chilled space to while away many hours. You can spend the day listening to …
French in Huaraz

Crêperie Patrick

This French-influenced place is recommended for crêpes, ice cream and continental dinners (trout, fondue, pasta). It has a rooftop patio that’s open in the mornings for enjoying breakfast under the sun.
Steak in Huaraz

El Fogón

A bright, modern and slightly upscale twist on the traditional Peruvian grill house, this place will grill anything that moves – including the usual chicken, trout and rabbit, plus great anticuchos (shish kebabs). I…
Peruvian in Huaraz

Rinconcito Mineiro

This popular place is the spot to tuck into homey and cheap Peruvian daily menús (set meals). The daily blackboard of 10 or so options includes an excellent lomo saltado (strips of beef stir-fried with onions, tomat…
Peruvian in Huaraz


One of three Encuentro locations around Huaraz serving breakfasts, coffees, cocktails and Peruvians dishes – the trout tiradito (Japanese-influence version of ceviche, served in thin slices and without onions) is fr…
Peruvian in Huaraz

La Brasa Roja

This upscale pollería (restaurant specializing in roast chicken) is the ultimate budget refueling stop. Not only is the chicken perfect, but you get five sauces – count ‘em, five! – instead of the usual three (black…
Fusion in Huaraz

Monte Rosa/Inca Pub

This warm, snug Swiss-run restaurant has an Alpine vibe; it does an international menu that includes fondue and raclette (melted cheese over potatoes or bread) as well as pizzas and Peruvian plates. If it’s full, se…