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Cusco (21)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (19 Listings)

Green Point
Carmen Bajo 235 (at San Blas) ~ PH: 0840227669
Moderate-- Vegan, South American, Peruvian, International, Bakery, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Vegan food restaurant opened May 2013. Offers cakes and baked goods and a mix of international foods. Accepts credit cards. Open daily 8am-11pm.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Matara 247 (at Ayacucho) ~ PH: +51-084-984820409
Moderate-- Vegan, Salad bar, Peruvian--- Additional Info: Located in the back of a Hindu-themed store is a small vegan restaurant offering a set menu of salad bar, soup, choice of entree, and tea for around 5-7 soles. You may also order off the menu. Clothing store above. Confirmed open Mar. 2014. Open Mon-Sat.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Pavitos 470 ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- --- Additional Info: Offers a good menu-of-the-day, cheap and good portion. Cash only. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

El Encuentro - Choquechaca
Choquechaca 136 ~ PH: n/a
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Peruvian, Western--- Additional Info: One of 3 locations, this one offers all vegetarian and vegan meals (per March 2013 report) and occupies a much larger space than the Sta. Catalina Ancha location. Mostly vegan except some honey and dairy products used in the desserts. Open Mon-Sat 9am-3pm, 5-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

El Encuentro - Sta Catalina Ancha
Sta. Catalina Ancha 384 (at 2 blocks from Plaza de Armas) ~ PH: 225496
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Peruvian, Western--- Additional Info: Reported all veg March 2013. This location offers vegetarian and vegan (perhaps no longer offering tuna fish). Price per dish around 8-10 soles each. Open Mon-Sat 9am-3pm, 5-9pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Govinda Lila Restaurant Vegetariano
Mercado San Blas, corner stall ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Peruvian--- Additional Info: Tiny place inside the San Blas market serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Local cuisine, healthy options. Around 5 soles for a full meal including main dish, salad, soup, juice. Look for their sign inside the market. Cash only. Open Mon-Sat 12-17pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Govinda's - maybe closed
Calle Saphy 584 (at downtown) ~ PH: 084-790687
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Hare Krishna, Peruvian, Western, Indian--- Additional Info: Little veggie restaurant serving soups, salad, curry rice, spaghetti, lomo saltado, samosa, spinach pie, dessert, juices, muesli, and vegetarian versions of Peruvian dishes. Has a few tables for seating inside. JULY 2013 NOTE: maybe closed/shut down, please verify and let HappyCow know. Cash only. Open 8am-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

La Naturaliza
Calle Lechugal 140 ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Peruvian--- Additional Info: Offers a day menu with soup and main course, very simple and cheap. Cash only. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Natural Vegetarian Food and Wine
Chihuampata 652, San Blas Cusco ~ PH: +51-991-244-381
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Western, Peruvian, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Delivery--- Additional Info: Serving breakfast, juices, and daily menu. Contemporary music played. Open Mon-Sat.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Carmen Alto 146 ~ PH: 0051-84-246829
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, Fast food, Take-out--- Additional Info: A mostly vegan place serving burgers, desserts, yogurt, smoothies and more. Gives economic support to The House of Culture in Cusco. All employees are volunteers from different countries. Confirmed open Dec 2013. Cash only. Open Mon-Sat 10am-9pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Choquechaca 152, Barrio San Blas ~ PH: 084-253644
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Fast food, Western, Pizza, Take-out--- Additional Info: Little vegetarian snack bar serving sandwiches, pizza, lasagna, fresh juices, infusions, and desserts. Food can be made vegan by omitting cheese or yogurt. Few small stools for seating. Has outdoor seating. Cash only. Open Mon-Sun 10am-9pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Shaman Restaurant
Santa Catalina Ancha 366-B ~ PH: 0051-984761007
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Raw, Peruvian, Western, Juice bar, Salad bar--- Additional Info: Situated in the heart of Cusco city, this is the first Shamanic restaurant in Peru that is dedicated to delivering ancient shamanic food practices and secrets straight onto each guest's table. Offers vegan and raw food with an array of salads as well as more traditional Peruvian dishes like stuffed avocado and Andean potatoes. The plate of the day might include soup, bread, beans, rice, quinoa, seitan, salad bar, and tea. Collage on walls with many of animal motifs. Its mission is to educate people to cooperate with the new generation for the preservation of our world. Dairy is used in some sauces and desserts. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Waminka Cooltura Organica
395 Santa Catalina Ancha, 2nd Floor ~ PH: 084238811
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Italian, Juice bar, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Delivery--- Additional Info: A vegetarian restaurant/cafe takes special care in ensuring the ingredients used and the nutritional balance for each meal. All food is organic and uses up-to-date production using the Inka wisdom. Also doing movie dinners and has an artsy atmosphere with Andean drawings glowing on the roof. Cash only. Open Mon-Thur 11:30am-10pm, Fri 11:30am-3pm, closed Sat-Sun.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Blue Alpaca Restaurant
Calle Chocquechaca (at opposite Hotel Rumi Punku) ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Western, Peruvian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Has vegan appetizers like vegan kebabs, vegan 'meatballs' made with tofu and spinach, vegan entrees, and several vegan burgers and sandwiches. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

El Encuentro - Tigre
Tigre Street 130 ~ PH: 244643
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Beer/Wine, Peruvian, Western, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. One of three EL Encuentro restaurants in Cusco, this offers a range of vegetarian, vegan, and pescatarian (fish) meals including tofu burger, pancakes, spaghetti, salads, french fries, falafels, whole wheat bread, cocktails and juices. Complimentary salad bar with meal. Nice atmosphere, quick service. Weekday movie afternoons from 3-6pm. Open Mon-Sun 7am-10pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Greens Organic
Santa Catalina Angosta 135, 2nd Floor ~ PH: 51-84-243379
Expensive-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Peruvian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Organic food restaurant in Cusco. Prices are about S/.35.00 per plate. Has veg options but not fully vegetarian (please confirm and let HappyCow if inaccurate). Accepts credit cards. Open daily 11am-11pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Heart Cafe
Avenida Ventiderio, Ollantaytambo ~ PH: 005184204013
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, English, Western, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Founded by an Englishwoman with the purpose to raise awareness of the plight of the native people in the highlands to all those who pass through. Menu offers wholefood dishes with fish, chicken, and vegetarian choices. Has outdoor seating. Open Mon-Sun 7am-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

La Granja de Heidi
Cuesta San Blas 525 (at Carmen Bajo) ~ PH: 084-238383
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Peruvian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Owner-run restaurant providing local food that can be made vegetarian or vegan by request. Try the rocoto relleno. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Av. El Sol 106 (at Mantas) ~ PH: 084-232727
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Indian, Buffet, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. The all-you-can-eat buffet from 12-2pm features 5 vegetarian dishes (4 of which are vegan), 5 non-veg, 2 kinds of rice, plus salad. Cost 15PEN. Seating on 2nd floor. -- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (2 Listings)

Eagle and Condor Retreats
Sacred Valley, Calca (at 1 hours bus ride north of Cusco) ~ PH: 51-84-202522
Offers staying guests all vegetarian food along with fresh baked Andean sourdough bread from wood-fired oven and homemade jams. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Yoga Limatambo Guesthouse
Pichuimarca, Limatambo ~ PH: 984763109
Vegetarian guesthouse & yoga retreat in the Peruvian Andes. Comfortable accommodation in bungalows with private bathroom. Splendid views of snowy peaks. Offers meals with fresh ingredients from the organic garden. Quiet location. Ideal for relaxation and contemplation. Please send HappyCow a link to the correct map location. -- Rating: Not rated yet

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