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Quinoa - CLOSED

Calle Choquechaca 338 - A | San Blas over the twelve angles's stone in from of Rumipunko hotel, Cusco, Peru
+51 961 566 208
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
15 Apr 2017
13 Jul 2014
“Home Style Cooking in Cusco”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Peruvian, South American
Calle Choquechaca 338 - A | San Blas over the twelve angles's stone in from of Rumipunko hotel, Cusco, Peru
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were highly impressed with this little restaurant. The food was tasty and fresh and the prices were reasonable. I liked the alpaca skewers. There was enough food in the serving to eat one skewer for dinner and take one back to my hotel for...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Quinoa was located across the street from our hotel. When we stopped by one evening for dinner it was later so relatively quiet. The owner was very gracious and friendly. She cooked the meals right in front giving you a home style feel. The food...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank OntheRoadAgain917
Reviewed 24 June 2014

My wife and I stumbled across this small, unassuming restaurant while walking between Plaza de Armas and our hotel. It is one of the only restaurants on a poorly lit block, and the kitchen and limited seating basically share the same space. We were the...More

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank macuaje
Reviewed 20 June 2014

A little bit away from the most touristic places in Cusco, such as the plaza de armas where you can find the most expensive restaurants. It's worth to go to "Quinoa". The restaurant is small, simple, but the food is very tipical, clean and very...More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank Jonas L
Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

We went to Quiona for lunch today (2pm). Antionette (I think her name is) was a lovely lady greeted us at the door. The restaurant is small and the kitchen is within the room. Each meal is cooked one at a time so it was...More

1  Thank MichelleandTris
Reviewed 10 June 2014

Just tried to go to Quinoa for dinner on May 30, 2014 with my husband and some new friends we made on the Inca Trail. Sadly, the restaurant was CLOSED and from the looks of it, permanently. I picked the place based on TripAdvisor reviews...More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Quinoa is located in hilly historical San Blas in Cusco. The tiny restaurant has three tables and is operated by two people with limited kitchen facility. They do one dish at a time, you cannot be in a hurry eating at Quinoa! We were there...More

Date of visit: May 2014
1  Thank 2CanadianTravellers
Reviewed 30 May 2014

We were very disappointed that both times we went to Quinoa it was closed. Once was at 8PM on a Saturday night and then tried for lunch on Sunday.

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank karinkawishart
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

We are huge TA junkies, and the girlfriend put me in charge of planning 3 days of meals in Cusco. I read a lot on here about Quinoa so figured it would be worth a shot. We walked down a poorly lit street in San...More

1  Thank justinballetta
Reviewed 30 April 2014

This is a hole in the wall not too far from Plaza de Armas and San Blas. The food was very good but for the price, it was great. We had two very good meals for under US$15. The quinoa soup was excellent. I had...More

Date of visit: April 2014
Thank smarsman
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Choquechaca 338 - A | San Blas over the twelve angles's stone in from of Rumipunko hotel, Cusco, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 961 566 208
Hello, it's our pleasure to present to you "Quinoa restaurant" sited in San Blas, the most traditional quarter in the imperial city of Cuzco, Peru. Our goal is making the best typical food for you and your family with love and passion and offer the best peruvian flavours and make your heart vibrate with nice music from all around the world. These sounds that transport you beyond time and borders, us chill out, lounge classical pop, instrumental music of the Andes will soak your spirit and your m ind of peace and quiet to prepare you a spend a beautiful day. Our dishes are elaborated for you with heart and our ingredients are fresh and healthy like the legend of Quinoa ( Chenopodium quinoa o chisiya)that in quechua lenguaje means mother seed for his high nutrional level. It has the 8 aminoacids that human beings need like lisina,arginina,histidina, metionina, cistina and minerals like calcium, phosphorus, iron,colesterole and gluten free. This legendary ans histrical seed protected and grown since 5000 years with genuine love and respect to pachamama or mother earth by peruvian andean farmers campesinos according to what FAO (Food and agricultura organization) said can erase hunger bad nutrition and poorness. We invite you to degustate and excellent and energizing quinoa soup and others different dishes prepared with sweetie. Thank you for Reading our short presentation and we see you son, thanking your presence that motivate us to improve every day to make your culinary stay unique and unforgetable in Cuzco - Peru. This burst of flavors, our great music and warm atmosphere caress your senses. "Our motivation is to serve yoo , cooking for you with love and passion". Bienvenido!Bienvenue!Welcome!Willkommen!Benvenuto!Boas vindas!
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