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Malecon Balta 790, Miraflores, Lima, Peru (Miraflores)
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Ranked #58 of 966 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Miraflores
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West River, MD
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Everything was extremely fresh. The octopus was grilled perfectly. THe server spoke English and offered great suggestions. All in all a very good meal at a reasonable price

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Los Angeles, California
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160 reviews 160 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We chose 2 different ceviches, pure fish, and the mixed. Very large portions, perfect for lunch. We could not have eaten anything else after this. However, the large plate of grilled octopus looked delicious and wish we had someone to share that plate with us. The service was excellent, a mix of tourists and Peruvians. Lots of rice and seafood... More

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Our tour guide suggested this restaurant in Miraflores. There was no doubt that it appeared to be a bit dearer than other restaurants in the immediate vicinity, however the food was lovely and fresh and nobody from our group had any complaints about the wait staff. In fact I found the staff to be courteous and helpful throughout the evening... More

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Bethel, Connecticut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I was concerned as others have mentioned because the restaurant was recommended by the hotel with a free pisco sour coupon. But I have now had 3 of the best meals I had in Lima, right here at this restaurant. I usually don't go back to the same place twice while on vacation - just to try to try new... More

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Mexico City
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133 reviews 133 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel concierge. I wasn't sure about it, but it was too late with not many more options, so we went for dinner. It was a very good surprise. The seafood was excellent. Both the cebiche and the octopus were perfectly prepared and presented. Great service too.

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Geneva, Switzerland
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

The food is "okay", but far from justifying the sky-high prices. The utter humourlessness of the waiters makes for a tense evening.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

For some reason, I was somewhat doubtful about this restaurant promoted by tour operators and hotel concierges but I was proven wrong. I had grilled sea bass with prawns on a bed of mixed vegetables finished with a classic Peruvian yellow pepper sauce. It was outstanding. My companions had langostino stuffed ravioli and grilled sole in a seafood sauce. All... More

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Virginia, USA
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The guide for our half day Lima Tour recommended this place when we told him we wanted Ceviche for lunch. When we arrived I thought it was a good sign that there were both locals and tourists dining there. While there were other menu items my entire family ordered different varieties of ceviche and it was all excellent! Service was... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Quality ingredients, good cooking. Nice atmosphere. Reasonable prices. I would return next time in Lima.

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Los Angeles, CA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Some beautifully-presented, tasty dishes for a little more than we'd expected to pay in Peru, but the overall value was worth it. Good location 10 minutes walk from our hotel in Mira Flores, pretty inside, lots of windows, good service.

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