Piura restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Piura

Bottega Capuccino

The real deal. This bright, modern cafe in bustling Santa Isabel, a 10-minute taxi from the center, offers wholesome breakfasts and gourmet sandwiches and salads that are great for lunch. It also serves more sophist…
Peruvian in Piura

La Tomasita

This excellent restaurant looks unremarkable from the outside, but the interior is set up like a traditional country house, complete with adobe walls, palm ceilings and knickknacks on the walls that, along with the …
Peruvian in Piura

Snack Bar Romano

With an excellent list of several daily menús (set meals), this local favorite has been around as long as its middle-aged waiters. It gets the double thumbs-up for ceviches, sudados (traditional slow-cooked meats in…
Italian in Piura

Carburmer

This cozy and romantic place serves up quality traditional dishes for lunch, and in the evening morphs into the best Italian restaurant in town (though you can still go Peruvian if you fancy). Dripping with moodily …
Peruvian in Piura

Don Parce

Immensely pleasant spot serving a long list of Peruvian standards and typical northern dishes, as well as good light meals in a colonial atmosphere off the Plaza de Armas. Its selection of frozen fruit juices is an …
Vegetarian in Piura

Ganimedes

No goat-head soups here, but plenty of refreshing fruit juices, yummy yogurts, wholegrain biscuits and lots and lots of salads in addition to hearty meat-free mains. Ganimedes doubles as a whole-grain bakery, making…
Desserts in Piura

D’Pauli

Easily the best place in the center for coffee and dessert, this fantastic cafe prepares top-quality cakes and pies, real espresso and good juices. It also offers light meals, including hot and cold sandwiches and c…
Steak in Piura

El Uruguayo

Beef lovers unite at this Uruguayan steakhouse that remains hugely popular with local families in Piura who fill the large dining room and open-air terrace on the 2nd floor. Cuts range from 200g to 500g and are cate…
Chinese in Piura

Chifa Canton

Peruvian Chinese restaurants almost always guarantee a good meal and this nearly fancy chifa is no exception. It’s a bummer about the street noise, but the food is fresh and flavorful and the perfect antidote when y…
Vegetarian in Piura

Matheo’s

With two central locations and another in the north of town, Matheo’s serves as an antidote to the hills of parrillada (grilled meats) found all over Peru. The all-veggie menu has lots of I-can’t-believe-it’s-not-me…