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Tuna Cafe

Amalia Puga 734 | Costado del Cuarto del Rescate, Cajamarca, Peru
+51 76 363735
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tuna” (4 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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Peruvian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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Amalia Puga 734 | Costado del Cuarto del Rescate, Cajamarca, Peru
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got the set-price lunch. There was a delicious soup for the first course. The second course was more regular - rice, some vegetables, and grilled chicken. But it was nicely done and not greasy as is sometimes the case. Dessert was a small serving...More

Thank YojoaDon
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Tuna Cafe has a varied menu with typical Peruvian choices. Service was good. I liked that I could get a double pisco sour, something I didn't see elsewhere.

Thank rizadorojo
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Tuna Cafe is hands down my favorite restaurant in Cajamarca. The cozy atmosphere is both welcoming and charming, the food is of the highest quality, and the service couldn't be better. I would recommend Tuna cafe to anyone who is looking for a great dining...More

Thank Sarita T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A very inexpensive cafe just steps from the main plaza in Cajamarca. They have a wide range of dishes available as well as a daily lunch menu, which is typically a 3 course meal with an included fruit juice at unbeatable prices. Order a tea...More

Thank gary g
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I was surprised at the portion and price of the meals. I had tenderloin steak for around $6.50 and it was well done, soft, and tasty with the black pepper sauce. The seating is pleasant with plenty of room. At some tables you can see...More

2  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The restaurant is located near the Plaza de Armas, next to the room (cuarto del rescate) where the Inca leader Atahualpa Yupanki was confined to prison by the Spanish mercenary Pizarro. The menu plates are tasty and fairly uncommon. While most of the restaurants offer...More

Thank Caeiro_A
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I have spend two months in Cajamarca and almost every day I went to this restaurant. The ambiance is nice, the owners are lovely and lunch is always well prepared. Even if the restaurant is fully booked, during lunch the owners will find a seat...More

Thank Lachicaholandesa2016
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife, son and I were visiting Cajamarca this past September and someone recommended we definitely eat at Tuna Cafe before we leave. We were never more pleased with this small warm cozy restaurant. The customer service was great, and the natural home made foods...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Menu only 9 sol, waitress did not speak English but the owner did and was very nice. a lot of suits in at lunch time is always a good sign. Music at a nice low volume, with out any blenders drowning out conversation proved to...More

Thank Steffan27
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Came in for dinner and tried to order the the spaghetti bolagnese and they didn't have the stuff to make it. Tried to order something else and they couldn't make that either. Went with a chicken sandwich that came out looking like something my mom...More

Thank Robert N
Milagros N N, Propietario at Tuna Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
08:15 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amalia Puga 734 | Costado del Cuarto del Rescate, Cajamarca, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cajamarca Region  >  Cajamarca
  • Phone Number: +51 76 363735
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