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All 112 Trujillo Restaurants

El Mochica

Bolivar 462 | Trujillo, Trujillo, Peru
044-293-441
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Ranked #24 of 112 Restaurants in Trujillo
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Baltimore, Maryland
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

many options, good service, your Spanish will come useful when ordering. Do not eat the lettuce , just the cooked vegetables. They do use filtered water for ice,but not all drinks come with it.

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Haifa, Israel
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I ate with my girlfriend, we enjoyed very much and recomend not to miss a chance to eat here. We ordered for an appetizer seafood soup "parihuela",which was delicious and very large portion. The second dish I ordered grilled fish with seafood souse, my girlfriend ordered lomo daltado special that was accurately made and delicious. A bit High prices but... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

A bit overpriced on a lot of items, but I guess you pay for the upscale of the restaurant. main plates are not that big, but overall great tasting

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Gilbert, Arizona
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were sent to this place on the advice of our hotel, as it was tourist- friendly and very near the Plaza de Armas. After struggling with the Cheesecake Factory- sized menu in Spanish, we were pleased to find that they had an English version. The rate-limiting factor was our ability to choose our meals. Salad was large and wonderful,... More

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Lima
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I lost a chance while visiting this place and missing Fiesta. Food was average, they didnt have Cuzqueña beer. (THEY OFFERED US PERUVIAN FOOD WITH CORONA). They just don't sell peruvian beer anymore, just Pilsen Trujillo. Huge portions, duck was good but beans where too juicy. Music was too loud. I"ll never return.

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Santiago, Chile
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Trujillo has many good restaurants, this is not one of them. The food is average, it does not have a lot of variety and the place is not spectacular.

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Tacna, Peru
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We were disappointed in this restaurant. Terrible service (our beer took 30 minutes to deliver and beverages and meals came out one dish every ten minutes and the food was cold). Food was good but not great - the tacu tacu (a bean and rice dish) was excellent but the goat it came with was over cooked, the ceviche was... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Great atmosphere! Great service! I had the "caldo de gallina" and the "cabrito". We were the only gringos in there. I think I'll be going back tomorrow :)

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Santa Cruz, Bolivia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Exceptional Peruvian seafood and others.... vith a Pisco Sour to taste with, this restaurant is almost full at lunch time , that´s a good proof!

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Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
171 reviews 171 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

Ate here three times. Old, traditional dishes - baby pigeon with noodles doesn`t have much meat but tasty sauce. Same with baby cuy, guinea pig, little meat. Ceviche so so. Eat in back room where they don`t have a TV. Don`t order pisco sour - too salty.

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