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Zingaro

San Francisco 309, Centre, Arequipa 04001, Peru
+51 54 217662
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cuy” (24 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
“guinea pigs” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, South American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
San Francisco 309, Centre, Arequipa 04001, Peru
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food and service in a comfortable setting. A good opportunity to try some peruvian specialties such as alpaca steak and rocoto relleno.

Thank VaniaLia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good and it is possible to try some Peruvian typical dishes. The food is good but a little expensive. The wine list is quite long and with good Argentinian wines.

Thank gianni_cast
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I was disappointed with this restaurant. I chose one of the trout dishes but it wasn't quite up to par for me. The other thing which 'spoiled' our evening was the fact that the four of us had ordered our meal when a large group...More

2  Thank SWeaver12
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Visited here for evening supper. The restaurant is situated in a beautifully converted church, with some original features remaining. The service was excellent, staff were friendly and informative. The food was the best we had in Arequipa - steak cooked to perfection and a perfect...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We went at 6 PM because Peruvians fill the restaurant later. The food was delicious. Fish cooked perfectly. Waitress lovely. Only drawback ....don't sit near the bar because the blender is quite noisy.

Thank Joan P
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This was definitely the best restaurant we ate in in Peru. We enjoyed it so much the first night, we went back the next night too. Had the fillet steak on the first night and the alpaca on the second. Both were fantastic, deserts were...More

2  Thank Sally F
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Ate at Zingaro on our second night in Arequipa, after Zig Zag the previous evening. Thought I might be disappointed, but not a problem. There are plenty of Peruvian dishes to choose from. Had a lovely table on the terrace. Good food, good wine and...More

1  Thank AndrewBullard69
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

By chance we came across this restaurant and wandered in. The staff were pleasant and helpful. The menu offered an interesting and varied choice of meals. Our food was well presented and quite delicious. I had Alpaca ribs, which were huge and melted in the...More

Thank RAFT60
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Great experience! Get cuy two ways - whole and chicharron. Service attentive, but not overbearing. Good wine list and excellent recommendations to pair with our guinea pig options, plus lots of other regional food options for the less adventurous. We left room for dessert and...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Home in on this restaurant as it's the only one that seems to offer guinea pig. Meal was OK. Disappointed with guinea pig in that the skin was not crispy throughout as it should be. The Alpaca steaks were better.

Thank Tony W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Francisco 309, Centre, Arequipa 04001, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 217662
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