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Baco y Vaca

#185 of 1,563 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Peruvian, Wine Bar, South American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
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Av. 2 de Mayo 798, San Isidro, Lima, Peru
512222622
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great meat place in San Isidro

Good service and food, very recomendable. Not located in the most turistic area, but still some movement. Went on a saturday and it was half full

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 12, 2015
Johan A
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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
via mobile
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here on a referral and it didn't disappoint. What an amazing experience, not only the food was out of this world but the service impeccable. A must when visiting in Lima. Prices on point for all the food you get. The owner also came over to make sure everything was fine. Great guy Great food Great restaurant.

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Thank daniel r
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for steak lovers. It is also good for business meetings and family time. The flavor is really good. Recommend it.

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Thank Diego B
Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Good service and food, very recomendable. Not located in the most turistic area, but still some movement. Went on a saturday and it was half full

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Thank Johan A
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Super interesting proposal! So many different than any other boring standard style restaurants in the city.!! Peruvian style steakhouse, nowhere else in Lima !!

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Thank Victorio's S
Cajamarca, Peru
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Soo we went there to celebrate my dad's anniversary. The decoration and atmosphere was great, the food was really good and tasty. The salmon I ordered was soft and melted in my mouth! The only thing I can criticize and which really bothered me was the attention, it was kinda poor. But aside from that, everything was great!

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Thank Carla T
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely waste of time and money, very bad service, had to wait 15 min. although Restaurant was empty, first choice of meat was no available, no reason given why, had to choose the more expensive Angus Baby Beef. American Baby Beef full of fat, could only eat a third of the meat spending over $30. Don't waste your money in... More 

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Thank Lima2000
Avon, Colorado
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

If you like meat look no further, not recommended for vegetarians. The food was absolutely blissful, evevry single dish we ordered was delicious. The server was kinda slow but we didn't eally care because the food was so good!!!

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Thank Carla G
Lima, Peru
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We went there in order to have just one more weekend lunch, we didn't go with a high expectation about the place, although we know they are good with steaks. When we entered to the restaurant nobody was in the entrance, no host there, is this possible?the rest was almost empty, so it didn't offer you a kind of security.... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

For a city that has so much seafood, finding a steakhouse was a pleasant surprise. There were a lot of families, however this was perfectly suitable for a business dinner. The service was outstanding and for non-Spanish-speakers, the waiters were fully bilingual in English and Spanish. The steaks prepared just right. Even better, it was a terrific value, and both... More 

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Thank WUBaker
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129 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

what an amazing attention from everyone. Good ambient, a lot of beautifull meats gcoming out of the kitchen, I was right in front of if. Good wine selection, but s little pricy (peru average) and of course: food quality: the meat was melting and proper made as I order. i will vome back for sure.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. 2 de Mayo 798, San Isidro, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: 512222622

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 40
  • Cuisine: Peruvian, Wine Bar, South American, Steakhouse, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?