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Jose Antonio

Jr. Bernardo Monteagudo 200, Magdalena, Lima, Peru (San Isidro)
445-4042
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Ranked #175 of 1,039 Restaurants in Lima
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
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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English first
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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
Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 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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Senior Contributor
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
22 helpful votes 22 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
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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
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Trad. The best "Lomo Saltado" (cook-up of beef, onions, tomato) in Lima the way your (Peruvian) Grandmother used to make it. Or for a new twist on Lomo Saltado go to Gastón Acurio's Tanta restaurant.

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Ecuador
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

It is an old restored house, with nice food and very good service. The ceviche was excelent but the main course was average. I eould come back

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

This restaurant is vastly overrated. It serves poor to average two star Peruvian food at five star prices. Service is average at best. An example of what I mean is their fish. "What sort of fish do you use?", I asked. "You have a choice of Lenguado o Tilapia", answered the waiter. "What!!! Tilapia!!! That cheapest of cheap farmed, frozen... More

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Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Mu\y review addresses specifically the José Antonio located at La Floresta con Primavera. Most of my reviews quote "Very good" or "Excellent" but if I share my experiences, is has to reflect the facts to the Tripadvisor readers. It was a bad experience compared to the reputation and cost in that place. The house is very nice and stylish, with... More

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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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