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El Buda Profano

Calle Bolivar 425, Arequipa, Peru
+51 977 228 590
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“vegan sushi” (38 reviews)
“gyoza” (13 reviews)
“fish soup” (12 reviews)
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Sushi, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Bolivar 425, Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our first meal in Arequipa here and already planning to go back. Lovely place, easy to get to from the main square. The service is excellent, very kind and friendly staff. The food is just delicious, cant wait to try more of it....More

Thank Ant A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our server was very knowledgeable and kind. The food was tasty. Miso soup was great. Fresh ingredients. Dig it.

Thank Fletcher K
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

lovely place to eat, friendly service, cheap and delicious vegeterian food!! amazing :-) try it when you go to arequipa!

Thank caro_food
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Tried the tasting menu for 2 persons, which included dumplings and three different types of sushi (all delicious and very original). You should definately try the chocolate sushi desert!

Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We had the tasting platter for 2, which was amazing :) I am a vegetarian but my boyfriend is not and he absolutely loved it too! One of the best meals we had during our trip to Peru!

Thank Kellie W
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

A sushi place that attracts people from all over. Even omnivores. Why? Because they serve one of the best sushi I ever ate. I will never forget the taste of the Selva Uramaki: Cucumber, shiitake and avocado topped with mango. I also really liked the...More

Thank Debora D
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I went to El Buda profano with my family and it was the first place out in Arequipa that we went. We were so happy to eat there. Since my eyes and desire are bigger than my stomach, we ordered a lot of things. But,...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I got some take-away sushi from here our first night in Arequipa. after the night bus I needed something light. This couldn't have been more perfect! I had the 15 piece uramaki platter. It was more than enough food for me alone- I mean I...More

Thank elizabeth h
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Went solo and got the tasting platter for 1. Each part was very unique and loved the mix of flavors. Food was delicious, filling and reasonably priced.

Thank Sabina D
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered the mix plate and had no idea what I was getting. I don't regret it all all. It was amazing! So delicious! :)

Thank Caitlinemma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Bolivar 425, Arequipa, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 977 228 590
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Unique and innovative. Welcome to Arequipa's 100% vegan sushi bar. Enjoyed by vegans, vegetarians, pescetarians and carnivores alike, our menu has been designed by Peruvian Master Chef Jim Daniel Echevarría to surprise and delight the senses. While best accompanied by sake, you can also enjoy our homemade juices and teas, a glass of beer or a decent wine. See you soon!
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