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La Esquina Cafe-Bakery

Plaza de Armas, Ollantaytambo, Peru
+51 84 204078
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (26 reviews)
“salad” (27 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Peruvian, Cafe, International, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza de Armas, Ollantaytambo, Peru
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were very happy with this place. The restaurant is located in the plaza with a balcony overlooking the it. I ordered the build your own salad and my boyfriend ordered the falafel sandwich. The build your own salad was amazing, I got to pick...More

Thank AtotheQ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for coffee and cake in low season! Very pleasant owner who sat us at an excellent table, answering questions about the food, and taking time to get an excellent cup of coffee right! The cake was the best wece found so far but not...More

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 18 January 2018

2nd floor views of ruins and plaza. Beautiful spot and the food was great. Got a salad mixed that was shockingly delicious. Quinoa, tabouleh, chicken salad were all delightful.

Thank buztabuzt
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We both had falafel sandwiches for lunch. They were fresh but a but heavy. Service was a little slow upstairs. Looked like they had nice pastries but we did not partake.

Thank Rich M
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Stopped here for lunch recently on our way to Machu Picchu. I presume the man working there was the owner/chef/server. The place is small on the corner of the plaza de armes with a few tables outside and then upstairs dining as well. The menu...More

Thank Boyu H
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We stopped at the La Esquina Cafe for an early afternoon snack to hold us over until dinner after a day of sight seeing. There was a decent assortment of pastries available. I had the brownie and my girlfriend and her sister had a banana...More

Thank tpaterry
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing! It took me by surprise. We are several meals there and all were top quality. I had fruit salad with granola and natural yoghurt for breakfast. Both were huge servings! The coffee was also very good. At lunch I had one...More

Thank AdM85
Reviewed 5 October 2017

La Esquina has the best coffee in Ollantaytambo. It is a little more expensive than you will pay elsewhere, but it is worth the 3 extra soles! Plus, the owner is very friendly and accommodating.

Thank Mollie Mae H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Tucked into the main square, this unassuming cafe is the pick of the bunch! We were in a hurry as we were catching Perurail within 30 minutes. We were provided with an excellent 3 course (!) tasty lunch deal that proved very satisfying indeed. The...More

Thank Celia S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Came here on our first evening in Ollantaytambo and were adjusting to the altitude so stayed off the beer and had some very pleasant soft drinks. Service was friendly and very helpful. We selected a mixture of falafels, kebabs, fajitas, and all were very tasty....More

Thank Leintwardine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de Armas, Ollantaytambo, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Sacred Valley  >  Ollantaytambo
  • Phone Number: +51 84 204078
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