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Las Gemelitas

Micaela Bastidas 154, Mancora, Peru
(073) 516 115
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Ranked #39 of 51 Restaurants in Mancora
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English first
Saint Augustine, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Excellent seafood at a good price, just off the main drag away from the beach. Lizbeth y Lizbeth (must be sisters or Very close friends) will take good care of you. S25 with large Brahma.......

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Arlington, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

We all had different seafood dishes and liked them. Although one person said their ceviche was "overcooked" - in that they let it sit in the lime juice too long. This place had been recommended to us by a local of Piura. The best was probably the ceviche de mero. The service was very slow and we waited more than... More

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Boston
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

The food was good, food did not come all at once. There were food that came an hour later than others. That was the main complain not only in our table. They run out of water so the bathrooms were not clean and the dishes were not cleaned properly.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2012 via mobile

We ate at all of the top restaurants here and this was our favorite. This is where the Peruvians eat, it is not a tourist joint. We ordered black oyster ceviche, fried Mero fish and lobster with the seafood salsa; all of these dishes were amazing. I feel confident saying that you could pick any dish and it would be... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

This is a cevicheria, so basically you need to like fish or seafood! The food was delicious and portions were generous. We had just one ´menu´ between myself and my wife and were satisfied. The 'menu's' are a set meal, with a choice or 2 or 3 starters and 3 or 4 mains, for just 20 soles (less than £5).... More

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New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

We were recommended to try this restaurant by a local. At this point in the day, we were hungry and tired and we had no other option as we had just arrived to Mancora. The food was surprisingly very good. My husband had Peruvian rice with seafood (calamari, shrimp, octopus) and I had the steamed lobster with rice. The value... More

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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74 reviews 74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2011

My chilean girlfriend and I ate at Las Gemelitas during our week long vacation in Mancora. By the way, I'm a gringo. We are huge peruvian food enthusiasts and wanted to find awesome peruvian food in Mancora. For starters we ate cebiche mixto which was good, but not spectacular. The seafood really did not taste fresh. For our main course... More

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