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Chicha por Gaston Acurio

calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105 | Frente a la puerta del Monasterio de Santa Catalina, Arequipa, Peru
+51 54 287360
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (63 reviews)
“peking duck” (9 reviews)
“bread” (39 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105 | Frente a la puerta del Monasterio de Santa Catalina, Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I ate a late lunch because the timing worked with my meandering and the restaurant was not at all crowded. The service was fine. The breads were delicious and the wine (a rare dry red, almost orange made from the same grapes as pisco) was...More

Thank lah06
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant in the heart of Arequipa. Service is par excellence/ waiters conversant in English - makes a huge difference. The recommendations were on point and we really enjoyed our meal. We ate some dishes for the first time - Alpaca steak . Great. Worth...More

Thank oreodiv
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was delicious and beautifully presented with ample proportions. The only issue was a 45-minute wait at lunch, which delayed our sightseeing. All good, though. Yum.

Thank EmilyMartha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere was ruined by a special event in the patio ..loud speakers. etc Once the party was over the regular piped in music did not fit this colonial building ..let's be serious Salsa and popular music does not belong here for casual classy and very...More

Thank pascal v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is quite hyped up. We had very good service although it was awkward when we were waiting: we either were ignored or given all attention by everyone at once. The restaurant is beautiful, especially the internal part (white stoned walls, gorgeous chandeliers). We...More

Thank Juna L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner at Chicha my first night in Arequipa. The first thing you notice when you get to Peru, and to the higher elevations, is that the food smells and tastes better. Chicha takes that to the next level. The service was wonderful, the staff...More

Thank drschoenbrun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate early around 7pm so not too busy. We skipped the starters ( they give you some very nice bread ). One of us had the Lomo Saltado ( strips of very tended beef loin) and the other Suckling pig done in a wooden...More

Thank WRB_Kawakuchi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been in Arequipa now for 7 weeks and have had dinner at Chicha four times. Each time was as memorable as the first. Yes, it is expensive by Arequipan standards, but I could not have the same meal at home (Seattle) for twice...More

1  Thank Tad D
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This time I tried Arequipa´s famous rocoto relleno and as usual, the food was fabulous. Chicha is a very nice and reliable restaurant. A Must in Arequipa!

Thank cecilia576
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Nice food, but a little bit expensive. But very nice and fantastic service. Only thing that make give it 4 stars and not 5, was that I went to Dimas restaurant earlier same day, and it was cheaper, and I liked the place better, or...More

Thank Pablo B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: calle Santa Catalina 210, int 105 | Frente a la puerta del Monasterio de Santa Catalina, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 54 287360
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