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Calle Jerusalen, 402 | Cercado, Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 226761
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Cesena, Italy
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1,172 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3,069 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015

great location, close to plaza de armas, good selection of peruvian food, very recommended the "cuy"

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4 Thank Mark B
Ajijic, Mexico
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138 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2013

It was Easter time. My friend and I alone in the restaurant. We were treated so well and the food prepared to our specific requests. The owner and chef trained in Florida. He is a master. Try it most definitely.

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Thank anitaInJocotepec
Mississippi Traveler
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2013 via mobile

Fair food with good service. The atmosphere was really nice for lunch. The prices for the lunch set menu were excellent, but went up a little after five.

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Thank CBoothe83
Galena, Maryland
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2013

We stumbled into this place while walking down Jerusalem on a Sunday afternoon. It was late and we were the only ones there. The charming little restaurant has inside and outside tables. Service was slow, but we were in no hurry. My husband's beef had an interesting sauce with a little Peruvian bite and my trout was grilled just right.... More 

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Thank Aerie703
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Reviewed 30 October 2012

Took 3 hours, our food came all out at different times and all cold! the staff couldnt cope with our table of 10 even with an empty restaurant was also very rude! No English and no patience!

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Thank elysekearney93
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Worst restaurant I have eaten in on my travels across Peru! Service was terrible food disgusting! Waitres very rude avoid at all costs!

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Thank Ozzytay
Cusco, Peru
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2011

My girlfriend found this place. Didn't get a good impression at first. Peruvian/French food? Really? But I ordered a weird pesto/aji fusion dish, and loved it. Service needs a bit of work, but the food was great and the price was very reasonable.

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Thank Id2012
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2011

Sounded interesting - French Peruvian food. The building looks great and inviting, although the candlelight meant one of our group struggled to read the menu! We were there on a monday night, and it appeared there was only one member of staff to do everything - which meant very slow service (we suspected he was cooking everything too as he... More 

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Thank Veg_head10
arequipa
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2011

Don't be fooled by the pleasant surroundings. The food and service in this place is truly awful. I have never posted a review on Tripadvisor before but felt compelled to as our experience was so bad. Dreary staff, incredibly slow service. When the "food" did eventually come, the portions were very small and tasted bland. The potatoes were powdery and... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2010

This is a lovely restaurant close to the Casa Andina Hotel in Calle Jerusalen in Arequipa. I loved the fish dishes which were perfectly cooked, and my Husbands meal was nearly as nice as mine. Being away from the main square, the meals were reasonably priced, and the service excellent. The staff were helpful and did not rush you. There... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$8
Cuisine
French, Peruvian, South American
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Jerusalen, 402 | Cercado, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 226761

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?