The Sacred Valley restaurants

Top Choice Peruvian in The Sacred Valley

MIL

New in 2018, this lauded Virgilio Martinez restaurant is more an experience than a meal. A set menu showcases the incredibly diverse local Andean ingredients using cutting-edge cooking techniques. Lunch is eight 'mo…
Top Choice International in Ollantaytambo

El Albergue Restaurante

This whistle-stop cafe serves elegant and well-priced Peruvian fare. It’s inviting, with an open kitchen bordered by heaping fruit bowls and candles adorning linen-topped tables. Start with the causas (potato dish) …
Peruvian in Urubamba

Tierra Cocina Artesanal

The gorgeous smells wafting in from the kitchen will lure you into this unassuming restaurant serving hearty country-style Andean dishes in the warm ambience of a small Spanish-tile home. There's slow-cooked beef si…
Peruvian in Ollantaytambo

Chuncho

This concept restaurant connects visitors to the bounty of ancestral Andean foods, admittedly, most of them tubers. It's a great idea, with traditional soups, rehydrated potato dishes, tarwi bean salads, tasty alpac…
Fusion in Pisac

Mullu

The balcony of this chill and welcoming place may be the best spot to watch market-day interactions in the plaza below. The menu is fusion (think Thai meets Amazonian while flirting with highland Peruvian). Traditio…
Cafe in Ollantaytambo

Hearts Café

Serving healthy and hearty food, beer and wine and good coffee, Hearts is a longtime local presence, with some organic produce and box lunches for excursions. Breakfasts like huevos rancheros (fried eggs with beans …
Peruvian in Urubamba

Huacatay

In a little house tucked down a narrow side street, Huacatay makes a lovely night out. Though not every dish is a hit, the tender alpaca steak, served in a port reduction sauce with creamy quinoa risotto and topped …
Peruvian in Ollantaytambo

Apu Veronica

A good spot for popular Peruvian classics. Light appetites will be satisfied with the quinoa soup with vegetables. If you're hungry you could go for a sizzling steak cooked tableside on a hot stone with native potat…
Peruvian in Pisac

Doña Clorinda

In a lovely colonial home, this longtime Pisac mainstay serves up hearty Andean fare. Order some homemade chicha morada (blue corn juice) to go with heaping plates of arroz chaufa (Peruvian fried rice), trout, beef …
Cafe in Pisac

Ulrike's Café

This sunny cafe is consistently tasty, serving up a great vegetarian menú ( set meal), plus homemade pasta, house-made bagels and melt-in-the-mouth cheesecake. The fluffy carrot cake is legendary. There’s a book exc…