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Alfresco

#44 of 2,169 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Miraflores
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Malecon Balta 790, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
444-7962
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Surrey, Canada
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere and filled with local dinners, always a good sign. The food was very good, tasty and well prepared using local flavours. The place was very busy, but our tour guide managed to negotiate a table, not sure how long we would have waited normally. Service was stand-off-ish at first, as Spanish is the... More 

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Perth australia
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160 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by our tour guide, but must have gone on an OFF night. Had two sharing plates, but neither was very interesting, the scallops in cheese sauce were quite dry and not a lot of taste. The service was terrible and it seemed they did not have enough staff. The waiter was rude and abrupt as... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we asked for restaurant suggestions from our hotel, they told us about this place and said we would be given free pisco sours (1 each.) Also were told it was only "2-3 blocks" but it was way farther. So I feel we were steered there. The restaurant asked if we had the free drink certs., obviously expecting this deal... More 

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Houston, Texas
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we got 2 small free drinks and we had an appetizer and an entree that we split. The food and service were both good. The location was very convenient.

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Thank MegA107
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent around 120 soles for the 2 of us and enjoyed a decent pisco sour and a selection of tiradito, ceviche, braised octopus, causa, and a few other less memorable items. The staff was attentive and the atmosphere was nice and reasonably quiet (given its size).

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Broadbeach, Australia
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57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for a very late lunch after going on a walking tour of Miraflores. The food was really nice and would recommend the vegetarian lasagna.

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Leverett MA
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just last week a ravenous group of five of us had a day to spend in Lima. We got a recommendation for Alfresco in Miraflores, and decided to give it a try. What a find. This is top-notch Peruvian cuisine, with ceviche and braised octopus, risotto, pastas, large salads, delicious seafood entrees of all kinds, in a pretty place in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was recommended to me by an american lady we met at the Inca Trail and I'm so glad we went there! Exceptional ceviche and a very nice place to spend an evening at. Highly recommended!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a day of site-seeing we stopped here for late lunch/early dinner. The ceviche was an excellent selection of fish. Next we had the tuna - done expertly, coconut sauce complemented the dish without overpowering it. Service was attentive and spoke English. Wine selection was good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had black oyster and tri color civiche. Both dishes recommended by the waiter who spoke English well. My oh my this was delicate and very delicious. Following this we had the grill platter of fish. Everything was beautifully cooked and tender. Flavours were great throughout and to top it all off , for 2 of us without alcohol or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Soups, Seafood, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malecon Balta 790, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Miraflores
  • Neighborhood: Miraflores
  • Phone Number: 444-7962

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?