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#202 of 2,133 Restaurants in Lima
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Av. Alfredo Benavides 4518, Lima, Peru
+51 2403710
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Since our daughter's dance class was cancelled, we had time to lunch out after her piano class. So we tried Indian food for our first time here in Lima at Guru on Ave. Benavides a short walk from the Starbucks where we waited during our daughter's piano lesson. The restaurant was nice, clean, unassuming. They had an abundant selection of... More 

Thank fractaldragon
Mexico City, Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

This was some of the best Indian food that I have ever eaten! Wonderful spices and sauces! They have crispy Papadum! The place is also gorgeous!

Thank austria782016
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Went here with some friends who are now living here in Lima. This place is located in Surco, about a 10 minute taxi from central Miraflores, but well worth the journey. Best Indian Curry in Peru. Awersome naan bread.

Thank Thewassdr
Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

After having an Indian friend whose mom cooks like a Profesional cook. Most Indian food in restaurants goes from poor to average. Based on the above Guru is good. With traditional tasty and savory dishes it kills my Indian food cravings in Lima.

Thank FLC_UM
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Great little restaurant serving authentic curries from different regions. It's small and simple, but cosy and friendly. Most importantly, the curries are excellent! It's very hard to find a good one in Peru, there are only a few options, and this one is probably the best.

Thank LimaLocal
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Great vegetarian option in Lima. The restaurant was clean and the service was excellent. All of the food was made fresh and not too greasy or heavy.

Thank Mike G
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

I had one of the very best Indian food I ever had in this restaurant. Everything was absolutely delicious. We had good service and every dish was so tasty. All different types of Naan. I would highly recommend it.

Thank louky44
Coimbatore, India
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016

Guru Kebab & Curry is one of two restaurants where you get Indian cuisine in all of Lima. Its a small restaurant with seating capacity of 42. Along with various Vegetarian options, they also server beef, chicken, fish & shirump. No goat/lamb option available. You get traditional Indian Chai also here. Overall we get mouth watering food with an excellent... More 

Thank Manikandan197
Lima, Peru
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212 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Guru is one of two Indian restaurants in all of Lima. The restaurant is small but the service is great and food is delicious! There are many options on the menu, including vegetarian options. The naan is great and we love the butter chicken. They have some unusual hours (close between lunch and dinner) so make sure they are open... More 

Thank katebruder
Lima, Peru
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2016

The best curry I've had in South America. It wasn't 100% what I have been used to in the UK, but the food was delicious and the service was first class.

Thank JKemp32

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Alfredo Benavides 4518, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +51 2403710
Restaurant Pioneer in Lima offering traditional and authentic Indian and Pakistani food.

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