Although Peruvian food is famous for their fish and meat dishes, they also have a up and coming vegetarian scene. Cusco in particular has many delicious vegetarian restaurants. Below you will find our favorite vegetarian restaurants in Cusco.
Green Point My Vegan Restaurant is the only 100 per cent vegan restaurant in Peru. Their goal is to ‘change the common perspective of vegan food and show that it can be exciting, delicious, and healthy,’ and the restaurant truly fulfills this promise by offering gourmet and fresh vegan food. For lunch, try their set menu, which includes a salad, soup, two main courses, dessert, and a drink.
Green Point My Vegan Restaurant, Carmen Bajo 235, Cusco, Peru +51 84 431146
Café Cultural Ritual is a mainly vegetarian restaurant that also gives back to the community. The restaurant is run by a non-profit that provides training and employment to underprivileged children. For lunch, they offer an all vegetarian three course meal. By eating here, you get a great meal and support the local community at the same time.
Café Cultural Ritual, Choqechaka 140, Cusco, Peru
Seledonia’s Mesa provides a traditional Peruvian dining experience. The restaurant offers many vegetarian options, and the restaurant feels more like being welcomed into a local home with the friendly atmosphere and home-style cooking. Be sure to try one of their cooking classes. This family run restaurant is a must if you want a traditional Peruvian experience.
Seledonia’s Mesa, Calle Chihuampata 564 Cusco, Peru +975 193 535
Govinda Lila is a local and tasty vegetarian restaurant. Located in the San Blas Marketplace, the restaurant is convenient to get to, and the restaurant offers traditional vegetarian Peruvian food at great prices. Be sure to save room for their chocolate and banana cake. Stop by and relax after exploring the large marketplace.
Govinda Lila, Carmen Bajo 225B Cuzco , Peru
Shaman Vegan Raw Restaurant offers both raw and vegan food options. The restaurant is associated with shamanic practices, and aims to provide healthy food options in order for people to enjoy better lives, so their food is made with ingredients from their own organic garden and then prepared with ancient practices. This unique restaurant is really one-of-a kind.
Shaman Vegan Raw Restaurant, B Santa Catalina Ancha 366, Cusco, Peru +51 84 261419