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Jr. Bernardo Monteagudo 200, Magdalena, Lima, Peru (San Isidro)
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Ranked #169 of 1,140 Restaurants in Lima
Price range: $25 - $100
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Peruvian
Neighborhood: San Isidro
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
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Caledon, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Every trip that we do to Lima we go to Jose Antonio in Magdalena to eat the Peruvian dishes that we miss living in Canada. Our favourites are the Aji de Gallina, Papa rellena, Cebiche and Tamales. The prices are good and the restaurant is decorated in the colonial style, it is more visited by business people.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I love to go to all kinds of places,fancies or not I have to enjoy their food. Jose Antonio it is fancy,quiet expensive, food was good I had the Arroz con Pato, was good; different flavor in every restaurant I go…. and have this dish (which is my favorite). Service was ok, my friend ask to get her dessert warm... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

One of the oldest traditional restaurant which has several locations. Check the web page to find nearest one.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

good peruvian food, the clasic lomo saltado, excelent taste, good peruvian drinks, nice local in San Borja, clean good service and attention, easy parking, good for the family, meetings, friends, good for come back.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Here on business, my host brought me to Jose Antonio for lunch. This is near Miraflores district, and wow, the food was terrific. They have a buffet, and my host said it was good, but better to order from the menu. The buffet looked terrific, and was well attended by the locals (a good sign) My host ordered an appetizer,... More 

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Lima, Peru
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180 reviews 180 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Jose Antonio is a perfect place to get the classic Peruvian dishes without the novoandino dishes. The aji de gallina is to die for, as well as their classic lomo saltado. The restaurant is decorated with colonial and Peruvian artifacts. The food and atmosphere is well worth the cost of the meal.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We visited this restaurant after a taxing trip from a Galapagos cruise via Guayaquil and Quito. The welcome and service were warm; the food hearty and well-prepared.

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Toulouse, France
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

They offer all the most known and unknown peruvian food classics. Nice place to go to, good meals to taste and to share. You can go there without hesitating. Un cadre colonial agréable. Les grands classiques de la cuisine péruvienne. Bonne adresse, sans surprise (ni bonne, ni mauvaise d'ailleurs!!)

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Lima, Peru
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Very elegant from the valet service all the way to the tablecloths and impressive decorations of authentic colonial and more recent artifacts worth a few pennies. That didn't influence my demanding appetite and curiosity of the quality and taste of their cuisine. A good friend of mine who shares the same culinary weaknesses as mine invited me allegedly to "a... More 

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Birmingham. Alabama
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

They recommend us this restaurant, and to be honest I was expecting more, a very traditional place in Lima, Peru. The food is traditional and fare, but not out of this world.

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Additional Information about Jose Antonio

Address: Jr. Bernardo Monteagudo 200, Magdalena, Lima, Peru
Phone Number: 445-4042
Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > San Isidro
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Peruvian

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