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California Cafe

28 de Julio 562, Huaraz, Peru
+51 43 428354
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (24 reviews)
“falafel” (9 reviews)
“yogurt” (9 reviews)
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American, Peruvian, Fusion, Cafe, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
28 de Julio 562, Huaraz, Peru
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

The cutest cafe in Huaraz, amazing food all kinds, drinks, its really good. Service is incredible. You must stop here for any kind of meal they open at 7 am till very late at night. Family friendly, cheap options, veggie, everything. Good books selection and...More

Thank Diandralp
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We had our breakfast at this Café and were really happy we chose this place!! The ambiance is very cozy. The food we had was super delicious. We had a breakfast that included coffee, fresh juice (so flavourful wow!), whole wheat bread (high quality bread,...More

Thank catherineccc
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Another great cafe in Huaraz. Huaraz is filled with hidden gems in the form of delicious coffee and food. Great library and excellent breakfast

Thank Tealia P
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The coffee is made really well by the friendly staff. There's a great choice for big breakfasts, perfect after big climbing trips, which hit the spot. Breakfast is a little pricey, but probably worth it for the chilled out atmosphere of the place. Nice to...More

Thank Billy C
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I went two times to this very nice Cafe and always had good food and drinks. The bread is one of the bests I've tasted all over Perú, the egg sandwis is a must. The decoration os great

Thank Tiago V
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We came here twice during our stay in Huaraz. First time was for the breakfast after a long night bus ride. They have plenty of choices, "combos", like eggs, crêpes, waffles combined with a drink. The plate is full! I personally really liked their passion...More

Thank Dans notre S
Reviewed 19 November 2016

A little pricey, but the breakfast is decent. Good juices, good menu selection, decent service. Overall ok.

Thank Fouad E
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Great selection of breaky choices (including whole meal bread) Good coffee, excellent service and quirky style Would go back to try the salads and the ultimate frisbee they hold on a Friday morning

Thank jjjjake
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The breakfast is really good. I chose the pancakes with fruits an I was really happy. The portions are big so you can start perfectly in the day. You can chose breakfast combos for about 20 soles and get bread with butter and jam, pancakes,...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stopped by the California Cafe for breakfast and weren't disappointed by anything. The food was great and the atmosphere was a great place to read a book, drink a coffee or catch up on some emails. Highly recommended for fresh food in Huaraz. The...More

Thank imdanandrews
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Seating, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 de Julio 562, Huaraz, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Ancash Region  >  Huaraz
  • Phone Number: +51 43 428354
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The California Cafe is famous for its fresh roasted coffee and great food all day, North American style breakfasts, Lunches and specials diners (Gluten free and Vegetarian). We also have a free book exchange and library boasting the best selection in Huaraz. Need some advice for trekking or climbing, we can help!While you enjoy a breakfast, coffee, or just to sit and read for a while, you can enjoy our large music collection. There are also a variety of games to pass the time away. The WiFi is always free.
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