Restaurants

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

Taita

This atmospheric local’s haunt is an excellent spot to try chocho, the alpine answer to ceviche, with the fish replaced with lupine (an Andean legume). It also does ceviche, leche de tigre (ceviche juice) and chicha…
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

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…
Peruvian in Huaraz

Rustika

For a full-on local experience, trek up the hill to this atmospheric restaurant constructed from logs and colored glass. It serves tasty typical dishes including ceviche and barbecue cuy (guinea pig). Tables are tuc…
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

Pachamama

This warm and delightful restaurant-bar features a glass roof, plant-filled interior garden, fireplace, pool table, table tennis, art on the walls and giant chessboard on the floor. It’s a hip, fun and popular local…
Desserts in Huaraz

Rossonero

This modern den of decadence, billed as a ‘sofa-cafe,’ is really more of an upscale dessert diner. We’re talking numerous variations of tres leches (a very sweet dairy pudding) and cheesecakes, pecan pie and chocola…
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…
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 …