Where to eat in Cusco: the top 9 restaurants

Did you know that Peru has won the title of the world’s best culinary destination for three years in a row? And the touristy city of Cusco is second to none in representing Peruvian cuisine. In this short and essential post, I offer some suggestions on where to eat in Cusco with a list of the best restaurants.

Where to eat in Cusco: a guide to the best restaurants

Hanz homemade crafts beer and food

Very cozy and laid back environment it’s popular for the homemade beer but also worth trying the artfully made and well-presented dishes. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options.

Chakruna Native Burgers

Traditional and delicious fast food, with vegan and vegetarian options.

Limbus Restobar 

Great food with an amazing terrace overlooking the beautiful Cuzco.


Fancy dishes with artistry decorations. Vegan and vegetarian options available.

Piedra y sal Restaurante

Amazing Peruvian cuisine served in a stylish presentation. Great ambiance and exceptional service. This restaurant is taking COVID precautions and a safety procedure to follow.


The dishes look amazing, so inviting. They have veggie options and guests seemed all very happy.


Amazing Peruvian cuisine at a reasonable price. Lovely dishes decorated and served to delight your palate and your sight.

Monkey Coffe

A welcoming and cozy place for your coffee and light lunch. Lovely to hang out and relax. Safety COVID measures are taken.

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Green the only restaurant I remember from my trip – very healthy

Mutu Art and Eatery

I love the places that combine art with food and create a warm and cozy ambiance where you look around and see beauty, smell delicious, and tastes superbly. A total joy for the senses. This place seems one of those, and I include it on my list.

Greens Organic

Elegant but not pretentious, with amazing healthy dishes for vegans and non-vegans. It was my favorite place to go. Average prices. Great service.