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Kintaro

#124 of 593 Restaurants in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence
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2 Piso 334 Calle Plateros | 2do-Piso, Cusco 0000-0000, Peru
+51 84 260638
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Nantes, France
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2015

We went for dinner 2 days ago. The staff was really nice, as well as the atmosphere, and the food... we thought. Both of us got really sick after sharing sushis. I guess the food was not as fresh as the restaurant says it is because we our stomachs are still in recovery mode!

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Thank queretana2014
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2014

Great deal for the price you pay, personally the best curry noodle soup we ever tasted! We also had the teriyaki chicken, which was tasty but we missed a bit more juice to accompany the rice. For lunch, you have a great deal with salad, rice tea, and main dish for a good price.

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Waterloo, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2014

Good restaurant! My friend and I have been sick from many other foods from Peru and after being sick for so many days we wanted to eat rice and this was the perfect place for that. We both had the egg and chicken on rice dish and it hit the spot especially for me who hasn't been able to eat... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

Nothing to write home about and a very limited menu, but decent nonetheless I'd you are craving Japanese food.

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Thank scrubolio
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

Best cost/benefit of region. Mains courses starting from s/16,00, coke for s/3,00. We had karague to start, perfectly made, with a crispy cover and succulent meat inside. Then my Curry Udon arrived with an incredible smell. The soup was rich and full of flavors, the noodle seems to be homemade. On top of all this things, the service was inpecable.... More 

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Thank Leilane
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

We had karaage for starters, which was perfect - juicy and crispy, for main dishes, oyako don, rice with cooked chicken and egg, and curry udon, world level prepared. We will defininetly come back!!

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Thank Totuka
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

The place is very nice on a second floor. The food is really good! ! They have great salad and a variety of Japanese dishes.. I wish it'd be open all day.. They are closed from 3 to 6pm.

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Thank VeroWilh
Adelaide, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

Craving japanese food - we decided to give Kintaro a try. We wished we hadnt.. The lunch specials are 20 Soles each - we had a chicken soup and tempura vegetables. The soup was bland as if it was just pot water with no stock or flavourings whatsoever. The tempura veg was ok however did not come with a dipping... More 

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Thank TravellingTTs
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

I love asian food specially japanese the palce is simple but have the right spirit of the japanese culture great service . Something different when you get tired of tipycal

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Thank Dan M
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2014

Kintaro was the go-to place in Cusco when our tummies were a little bit out-of-sorts. The chicken teryaki and the chicken soup with udon noodles were comfort foods that made us feel oh-so-much better. Very relaxing and serene dining room, excellent service and very tasty dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fujian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Piso 334 Calle Plateros | 2do-Piso, Cusco 0000-0000, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 84 260638
Description
Hours:Mon-Sat 12:00pm - 3:00pm (L.O. 2:45pm) 6:30pm - 10:00pm (L.O. 9:30pm)

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