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Pescados Capitales

#43 of 1,894 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
As featured in Best Food in Lima and 1 other guide
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Avenida Mariscal La Mar 1337 | Miraflores / San Borja, Lima, Peru
+51 1 4218808
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12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Maryland
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family of 5 are here on our recent trip to Peru. This was by far our favorite meal in Lima. The restaurant had a great vibe, drinks were delicious, and the menu had a huge variety of both ceviches and cooked dishes. The food was absolutely delicious- fresh, tasty, high quality. The waitstaff was super friendly, and we thoroughly... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant must have been excellent in the past, as it has a a good reputation. The food was good, but not great. And, it was pricey for the quality received.

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San Salvador, El Salvador
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Peruvian sea food restaurant. Good service from staff, and spacious open area, you don´t feel crowded. Price wise a litlle pricy but again, you get good value for your money . Good eat!!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went thinking it was one of the best restaurants in Lima but we had better ceviche at cheaper places. Too expensive for what you get.

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Thank DeeDeeSM
Lima, Peru
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch and had a good time, the dishes are average and the fish very good. The service is good. Prices are not cheap at all, but many good restaurants in Lima have rised their prices to international levels.

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And I came for the ceviche, I had high expectations and ceviche was ok! Ok is not ok when you are paying more! Not my favorite

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Thank Hozana S
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462 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were told this is of the best in Lima and... it was quite an average meal - some good and some regular. not great as expected.

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San Clemente, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only in Lima two nights but one of those was a Monday and many of the restaurants we wanted to try are closed on Monday. ''Our hotel's concierge recommended this place a we were not disappointed. We had three dishes, a cerviche which they had so many it was difficult to choose, a salad and a main dish... More 

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Athens
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All dishes are well above average. Rather friendly staff, quick delivery from the kitchen. Big restaurant with the good and bad of its size. Descent food and nice wine list. Kind of expensive for what they offer, as most of the restaurants in Lima.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A brilliant informal restaurant, the calamares are special, the pisco sours fantastic and the rest is wonderful. Try the Lucuma pudding. I cannot rate this restaurant high enough. Not pretentious, just excellent

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $35
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American, Pacific Rim, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Mariscal La Mar 1337 | Miraflores / San Borja, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +51 1 4218808
Description
There are close to 2,000 cevicherias in Lima, but this one offers the best food in a great environment. Stop by at lunch and see why they have the best ceviches in town.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?