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“Loved our lunch!”

El Balcon de Don Zacarias
Ranked #4 of 31 Restaurants in Chivay
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Peruvian
Description: Buffet restaurant with Peruvian and local food. We are located on the corner of the Main Square, our products are local and we offer a vegetarian opcion every day.
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Description: Buffet restaurant with Peruvian and local food. We are located on the corner of the Main Square, our products are local and we offer a vegetarian opcion every day.
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Our tour had a fabulous lunch at El Balcon de Don Zacarias. The buffet offered numerous native peruvian entrees. The food was hot tasty and they kept replenishing the buffet throughout the lunch. A couple of guitarists provided Spanish music, and then as a special treat, the Manager/Owner, David Salazar, presented a candle lit birthday cake for one of our group, while the guitarists led us in happy birthday. The restaurant is right on the square. Members with food alleges were provided with special entrees. As well the restaurant provided the best box lunch I have ever experience on our trip the next day. I'd certainly recommend Don Zacarias.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

In August 2017 we had lunch at this restaurant. It is one of those restaurants where bus loads of tourists are brought in to have lunch. We were with the two of us and found the presentation, the food and the personnel mediocre. The food was presented as if it was of the previous day, and the small potatoes were absolutely inedible so tough as they were to crack.The meat was obviously of a poor quality. The personnel presented the bill to us as soon as they could, an implicit request to get out of here, which we did. And we will certainly not come back.

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Thank Tonnie2013
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Davidst77, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Balcon de Don Zacarias, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

We are very sorry with this bad experience we caused you. We are trying to make it better that's why we are explainning our team that we CARE about all the experiences we give.
Sorry again.
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

While we were traveling from the colca canyon to arequipa, we stopped here for a nice buffet with lots of choice.
highly recommended

Thank simon h
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Davidst77, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Balcon de Don Zacarias, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you for your visit, we are really glad ti have you here.
El Balcón de Don Zacarias

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Delicious! I has happy that we chose El Balcon to come and eat. After walking in the plaza, a buffet seemed like a great idea! The choices and variety were nice. The host and service excellent. I tried 'chuno' something I have not liked in the past, but the sauce was great and tasty. I recommend El Balcon for even the pickiest eaters. The live music was a bonus, too!

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Thank dancingjen2017
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Davidst77, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Balcon de Don Zacarias, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

We feel lucky to have you here, we try to do It better every day.
Thanks to you.
El Balcón de Don Zacarías

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Among several interesting choices in the picturesque town of Chivay, Condor Travel booked for us El Bacon de Don Zacarias for lunch. It was excellent decision. Prime location next to the main town square. It was a very lovely place that offered an excellent and delicious lunch buffet, highlighting Peruvian classics. I was pleasantly surprised with the variety of the buffet, great vegetables and soups! Lots of meat options and very good desserts! Strongly recommended. Staff very friendly and welcoming guests with big smiles.

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