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J Balta 512, Chiclayo, Peru
(074) 22 3598
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7:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food in central location. Lovely helpful staff

We ate here twice on our recent trip to Chiclayo. Staff could not have been more helpful in advising us re the menu. We ate in the evening which is not the time most Peruvians eat their main meal. There were lots of people in for tea and cake! The pisco sours were good and the food a good deal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
ajl99
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london
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london
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We ate here twice on our recent trip to Chiclayo. Staff could not have been more helpful in advising us re the menu. We ate in the evening which is not the time most Peruvians eat their main meal. There were lots of people in for tea and cake! The pisco sours were good and the food a good deal... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We had the duck tacu tacu, which is good, and the señor de sipan (goat, green rice, stewed beans) which was delicious. Portions are massive so no pudding that night, but we went back another time and had the apple pie (good) and chocolate cake (OK, but a bit dry). Staff were friendly and attentive both times.

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Boulder
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112 reviews 112 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We dined at this restaurant one evening and found it to be frequented by locals. No one spoke English and there was no menu in English either. We sort of guessed what to order and every dish turned out to be very good. We would recommend dining there without hesitation.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The staff is nice but not always very organized. The restaurant is not super clean and the food is mediocre.

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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

good service friendly people food quality good right location close to the main park and one of the main streets in chiclayo

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Abbotsford, Canada
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126 reviews 126 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Recommended by our private guide, this tiny local restaurant is very close to Hotel Costa del Sol Chiclayo. Attentive service; limited English spoken. We ordered the ceviche: huge portions, tasty, but not exceptional.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

One of the oldest & most traditional restaurants in the city. Food is OK and servings are enormous, but I think it is overrated by locals. I should've follow my instincts and go to Fiesta Restaurant

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St. Charles, IL
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Great food and pisco sours. Papa rellenos and ceviche was very good! Right near the man square! Excellent service!!!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We ate here twice, once for a late breakfast and once for lunch. Breakfast was pretty good but lunch felt quite expensive for not great quality food. Huge portions rather than great taste.

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Mystic, Connecticut
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82 reviews 82 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

This is a local restaurant on 1 of the main streets (3 blocks from Hotel Mochiks); good food; reasonable prices.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: J Balta 512, Chiclayo, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lambayeque Region  >  Chiclayo
  • Phone Number: (074) 22 3598

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:00 am

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