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Picanteria La Dorita

Cuesta del Angel 502, Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 299513
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
3 weeks ago
“Popular but not good quality of food”
28 May 2018
“Good place to try local cuisine”
Closed Now
Peruvian, Soups, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Cuesta del Angel 502, Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the Almuerzo soup and an entree. The restaurant was a little crowded and service was very slow. I accepted that and waited patiently. However, when the soup was brought to the table, it was cold and the potato was hard as a rock....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lilly H
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We came here to try the cuy as it is a traditional Peruvian dish. They serve it fried and it was tasty but there is only so much culinary craftsmanship you can do to ‘fried meat’ as it where. We also had the triple dish....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Anna232016
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The Chicharron served by this restaurant was SO BAD. Trust me, as an eastern Asian, we know how to cook/fry pork (belly and rinds) right. Not to mention that I had already tried at least 10 portions of Chicharrones across Peru during the past 3...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jacques L
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend got very sick after eating there. It was good and tasty, but something was not well prepared. Even my boyfriend got sick, he's from south america and has a good and strong stomach!

Date of visit: January 2017
2  Thank Nina S
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere full of locals! Plenty of choice in the lunch set menu: 12 soles and 13 soles on Sundays. I loved the recotto relleno! With a good pastel De Papas. The service is fast, we even got appetizers and a dessert for free :)...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Dans notre S
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Not fancy but a really nice authentic place right down the street from the amazing church. The Chupe may have been one of the greatest dishes that I had in Peru, like a corn and shrimp chowder of the gods. Mains were good too. And...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank barnabyn2014
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Soo after you arrive Dorita will greet you with a big smile. And if you ask her you soon will become a "expert" in food from Arequipa. This is not a fancy restaurant and don't want to be. This a restaurant with typical Arequipean food...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank ffcs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 15
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cuesta del Angel 502, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 299513
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