If you think it would be difficult for you to survive in Cusco being a vegetarian, then think again. The Vegetarian wave is growing stronger day after day. These five budget-friendly restaurants would surely calm your hunger without blowing a lot off your budget.
A small stall in Mercado San Blas opens for lunch. If you are looking for a vegetarian or a vegan option there is no other place cheaper than Govinda Lila, in Cusco. a full meal including a main dish, salad, soup and tea would cost S/.7. The menu is different every day.
Located two blocks away from Plaza De Armas, El Encuentro serves whole wheat bread and brown rice. Lunch is priced at S/.8 with a complimentary salad bar and dinner is offered at S/.6. with two to three different main dish to choose from.
Offers a different set menu every day with an entrance (buffet of salad), soup, main course, dessert and drink. With a choice of regular menu with many options too. Green point offers breakfast, Peruvian food, international food, salads, sandwiches, desserts, drinks, all of them vegan, without any animal product.
A subsidiary of Green Point, Green Patio offers more or less similar choice of menu. It is a little more incisive and prices a lower here. Everything is vegan, from breakfast to burger, spaghetti, cake, smoothies waffles and freshly baked bread.
Natur Landia serves burgers, desserts, smoothies, and more. The restaurant gives economic support to The House of Culture in Cusco.