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El Otro Penoncito

Bolicar 255, Ica, Peru
(056) 23 3921
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Ranked #21 of 40 Restaurants in Ica
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Lima Region, Peru
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My family and I had a lunch of the best, the attention is amazing, food is delicious, which you will love to repeat, the pisco sour is one of the best I've had, very rich. Hary Hernandez is a very kind person, he is the one who serves you and makes you spend an unforgettable time with your family. The... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

First restaurant ever where the waiter took an order and did not bother if we would like something to drink. After ten minutes waiting we had to take the initiative ourselves and order a drink. No efforts were made to make one feel comfortable...

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

My wife and I decided to visit the restaurant on the last night of our honeymoon as the Rough Guide mentioned the quality of the food and the ambience with live music. The restaurant certainly measured up with the food quality being delicious (amazing trout). Unfortunately though they did not have all the drinks advertised (after asking for 3 different... More

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Michigan
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on recommendation from "Let's Go Peru" guide book. We were there at about 7:30 on a Monday. We were the only customers. The owner greeted us. He was very friendly and conversed with us. He pointed out the artwork by local artists on the walls. He explained the menu to us and we took his... More

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Byron Bay, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

well written about in guide books but I think they must have been from a bygone era. Food was not typical, not too nice, and the atmosphere a but stuffy.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012 via mobile

would go again on another visit.just for the sea bass starter.

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Ghent, Belgium
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88 reviews 88 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

indeed overrated by the guidebooks. There was a group the night we went, so the service for us was slow and poor. The chef was arrogant and unfriendly. The pollo iqueno was good, but we can't recommend this place....

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011 via mobile

Over-rated by guide books. There is no Peruvian menu of a night so choice is limited to European influenced. Tv with kids cartoons was the ambiance that we were greeted with on our saturday night out! Only one bottle of wine available despite numerous listed on menu & expensive.

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