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Alfresco

#38 of 1,848 Restaurants in Lima
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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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San Francisco, United States
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was amazing. The Ceviche mix platter was great, all kinds were delicious. Everything we ate was great and the prices were reasonable.

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1 Thank Jake L
Adelaide, Australia
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Again another restaurant that we visited in the hunt for a Geocache on our Honeymoon to Peru. The setting is lovely and the service is Excellent. I have the Ravioli which was ok, but hubby couldn't speak more highly of the mushroom fetticini.

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Thank NiciD88
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were recommend this restaurant by a local when we asked where we could find great ceviche. This place is very elegant inside. it is located in a great location in miraflores and was walking distance from our hotel. My girlfriend ordered the traditional ceviche and I had seared tuna. I have eaten a lot of ceviche in my life... More 

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Thank nunv1
Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was suggested to my business college and I by our driver. It's within walking distance from most of the hotels in the Miraflores area and has some to die for food. If was not the cheapest place we've been, but did offer some of the best tasting food. Staff is fully bilingual and very friendly/helpful. Will be going... More 

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Thank Brad O
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch and got free pisco's from our hotel and enjoyed a lovely ceviche lunch! It was reasonably priced for the area and the quality of food.

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Thank Becky J
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been going to Alfresco since it opened almost 20 years ago in San Isidro. Their new location in Miraflores is in an old Spanish house and close to the main commercial area in Miraflores and the ocean. Alfresco has never disappointed. The service and food are outstanding. It remains one of our favorites for good seafood, pastas and grains.

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Thank Irene T
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best ceviche we had in Lima, but also the most expensive! This restaurant was recommended by our hotel after we enjoyed a meal the previous day at Punta Azul (a similar but busier eatery). We ordered the traditional and mixed ceviche (1 for each person) for lunch, and greatly enjoyed both - it was fresh with generous portions, and attractively... More 

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Thank Elizabeth H
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended this restaurant by the staff at our hotel and we were not disappointed. We were also given a voucher for 2 free Pisco sours and they were very tasty! The staff spoke very good english and were friendly. The seafood was delicious. We shared the ceviche to start and the portion size for 2 people was good.... More 

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Thank Louise R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had found this restaurant by chance in 2013 and had the octopus dish that set the bar for all the following octopus dishes that I would eat from then on. I looked far and wide in Greece, Italy, U.S., everywhere for a dish that would match it and have been disappointed since. This year I returned to Lima and... More 

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Westbury, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we ordered was fantastic! The server was a bit condescending, but that was on us for not brushing up on our Spanish before we went.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, South American, Pacific Rim
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, 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?