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Tierra Peru

#1,616 of 17,533 Restaurants in London
#1,741 of 18,458 Places to Eat in London
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Latin, South American, Peruvian
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164 Essex Road | Islington, London N1 8LY, England
+44 20 7354 5586
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Cash Only, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Traditional Peruvian food from the land of the Incas, served in a modern...
Traditional Peruvian food from the land of the Incas, served in a modern and relaxed athmosphere. Most authentic Peruvian restaurant in London.
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    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice service

My boyfriend booked a meal at Tierra Peru for my birthday. The food was very enjoyable, good portions, a little expensive though. Really great staff, got me and my boyfriend these green coca-leaf shots on the house for my birthday, think it was kinda like AGWA, which was so sweet of them and took... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Morgan P
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English first
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My boyfriend booked a meal at Tierra Peru for my birthday. The food was very enjoyable, good portions, a little expensive though. Really great staff, got me and my boyfriend these green coca-leaf shots on the house for my birthday, think it was kinda like AGWA, which was so sweet of them and took the time to have a nice... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I ate here recently on a Saturday evening with a friend. I hadn't eaten Peruvian food before but I thought that the food was good, and the drinks prices weren't too bad. I also enjoyed the pisco sour. My friend thought that the food here was better than at another Peruvian restaurant in London, but that the drinks were better... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

n1ce place., clean and t1dy. good serv1ce. good food. good chev1ce. good pulpo al ol1vo. good aj1 de gall1na. amaz1ng carapulcra. bad tequeños. small and expens1ve desserts are so so 1'll be back soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I am Colombian, and I have tried so many good restaurants in Europe, so far this place is the most authentic Peruvian food I've found in London. The food is of good quality, they have an amazing and varied bufett at weekends with great quality dishes at a very affordable price. The service is friendly and the restaurant has a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I went to try the buffet menu, but I am very disappointed!! Firstly, the price is very expensive for the offer of food (does not include desserts), and they notify with and ad that they will charge £10 extra if you leave food in the small plate that give you... (What happen if I really don´t like some food?). Second,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I came here with my family a while back just because. I'd been meaning to try this place for a while and I am glad to say that it did not disappoint. Our waitress, though new, was very good considering that (even if my spanish failed me). Their pisco sours are very good and they had a good selection of... More 

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Ely, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Took my partner here, after hearing good things. Safe to say we weren't disappointed, the food was delicous, the portions BIG, and the staff were friendly and helpful. And all for reasonable prices. Will definitely be returning and will certainly be recommending to friends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Having never eaten Peruvian food before, this was always going to be an interesting experience. What I wasn't counting on was the variety of flavours, colours and textures that came with it! Try something different yet affordable with great service and recommendations.

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MIlan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Such a lovely little restaurant on Essex Road. We went here as a small group of friends. The service was quick and friendly with the waitresses happy to answer all our questions. The food came quickly and was delicious. We'll definitely be back.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We chose this restaurant for a girls night out and the choice was great! There are few places in London that server Peruvian food but are not overly expensive. This is one of them. I shared an Inca plate with a friend of mine. This gives you 6 dishes to taste from and portions are very generous: we could do... More 

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Additional Information about Tierra Peru

Address: 164 Essex Road | Islington, London N1 8LY, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7354 5586
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 78
Cuisine: Latin, South American, Peruvian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 164 Essex Road | Islington, London N1 8LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7354 5586

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 78
  • Cuisine: Latin, South American, Peruvian

Description

Traditional Peruvian food from the land of the Incas, served in a modern and relaxed athmosphere. Most authentic Peruvian restaurant in London.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?