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La Picanteria

Francisco Moreno 388- Surquillo | Esquina Con Cuadra 6 de Gonzales Prada, Lima, Peru
+51 2416676
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“soup” (10 reviews)
“ceviche” (47 reviews)
“fresh fish” (5 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Francisco Moreno 388- Surquillo | Esquina Con Cuadra 6 de Gonzales Prada, Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for a good place for lunch, we were recommended this restaurant, and turned up without a reservation, but they kindly accommodated us in for Saturday lunchtime. Busy place and you sit on shared tables, so it was a good experience to practice my Spanish....More

Thank kevinrwilson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great selection of fish and seafood with a great decoration of the venue , very recomendable, is a great example of the new concept of Peruvian restaurant.

Thank Israel J
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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

This place is another simply outstanding seafood place in Peru. The food couldn't be fresher and the taste is marvelous. The dishes are based on The size of the fish you want to eat and you could in a way customize your food. The ambience...More

1  Thank Hugo_Inga
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

One of the best fish meals I have had. Selected a fish and had ceviche, grilled fillet and soup. Then tried a small duck fish and finished with picarones. Bustling atmosphere. Good service. Expensive but worth it.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed February 5, 2018

The paper streamers are gone, an artistic tree a sideboard take up old table space, even the bar has a new color. The waiters are less smarter and less local. The enamel metal plates and bowls have been replaced with china. Even the tables have...More

Thank 1anon
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is so fresh, delicious and fantastic! The waitstaff was very helpful and attentive. We did, however, have a major problem. We came with our luggage as we were meeting a friend for one last lunch in Lima before heading to the airport. The...More

Thank stephanieahensley
Reviewed November 30, 2017

We enjoyed every bit of what was offered ! If I have to write something negative I would point to two things:the pisco sours served were too sweet. And the seating is not the most comfortable. But we were really spoiled by the very good,friendly...More

1  Thank dtheumann
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

After a month in lima I came to the place. I have visited the top restaurants here, and they were actually top of the world. From la picantería I just can say that the food here is lovely, good atmosphere and quite original, still not...More

Thank FerB1
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Among the most recommended restaurants in Lima our expectations were high. We came late so there was only one choice of fish left. We could choose the style of preparation and both dishes hit the spot! Flavorful, perfectly prepared and a great addition to the...More

Thank LesHalles35
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

During oir visit to Lima our lovely guide Marisol took is for a culinary tour and we ended up in La Picanteria where chef Hector Solis made us appreciate more and more Peruvian dishes. We've had six courses with one kind of fresh fish (catch...More

Thank rosymassoudfayad
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May 10, 2016|
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Response from benhur b | Reviewed this property |
yes you can make reservations the tap was $ 672.00 soles around us$205.00 for six persons with drinks. not bad . keep in mind it all depends the size of the fish you order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $45
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 5:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:30 PM
11:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Francisco Moreno 388- Surquillo | Esquina Con Cuadra 6 de Gonzales Prada, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +51 2416676
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