"...But as Newton’s third law outlines, we’re already beginning to see chefs eschewing homogeneity in favor of innovation. This correction course has resulted in a refreshing menu of experimental restaurants, the latest of which is Yuyo...."
"...Open since late October 2017, Yuyo is the passion project of chef Maribel Rivero, sister of Carlos Rivero of the El Chile restaurant group. Housed in the erstwhile El Sapo burger bar building on Manor Road, Yuyo is light and airy, maximizing the space with vivid colors and hanging baskets that gesture to indigeneity without feeling like cultural appropriation...."
"...For Maribel Rivero, executive chef at Yuyo, El Chile's Peruvian restaurant on Manor Road, it's not about your gender. It's about dedication to the mission and doing your job well..."
"...Or perhaps you’re in the mood for something South American? In which case, executive chef Maribel Rivero of the new Yuyo eatery on Manor has your cravings covered like wow. And Kati Grant-Luedecke’s Killa Wasi on Airport is, you may already know, like a bit of Peruvian culinary heaven in a decked-out schoolbus...."
"...Peruvian cuisine is having a moment in the Austin limelight. There's the Manor Road newbie, Yuyo, where an extensive menu features jewel-like ceviches, pisco sours, and gorgeous haute takes on Lima street food..."
"...• Heart: The slightly gamey muscle is low in fat and versatile for cooking. Chicken heart skewers are always on the menu at Dai Due; beef heart anticuchos have popped up at the new Peruvian joint Yuyo; and deer heart tartare was on Olamaie's Valentine's Day prix fixe menu – how romantic! For the Culinarily Curious [image-2-right] [inset-1-right]..."
"...Rims are left raw and unglazed, letting the natural brown clay both accent and tie the collection together. It's no wonder notable restaurants including ATX Cocina, Kemuri Tatsu-ya, Olive & June, Picnik, Pitchfork Pretty, and recently opened Yuyo have chosen Era's organic aesthetic to complete the dining experience...."
"...Restaurant 1st: Eldorado Cafe 2nd: Torchy's Taco 3rd: Yuyo Honorable Mention: For Sale BBQ..."