The gastronomic scenario in Lima, not to say the whole country, has already many years being a topic of conversation. Restaurants of excellent reputation started to pop out here and there around the capital, giving the commensals a high quality variety of alternatives with which only few other cities around the globe can compete.
With this note we do not pretend to rank the top restaurants in Lima, that is a task many other people are taking care of. Here we just want to put at your disposition some recomendations, without any specific order and not to get crazy about the best food choices in town.
We present this selection of restaurants according their location and showing the varied culinary offerings in a brief list. We also recommend to book in advance because some times is never too early.
Phone (01) 4422777 -4422775 – 4422774
Belonging to the most renowned couple of cooks in Peru. A place well though which will cover all your expectations.
Phone (01) 2015023 – 2015000
Creative cuisine inside the Westin hotel.
The best of the bella Italia.
Phone (01) 242 8515 – 242 8575 – 241 6721
If you have heard of restaurants in Peru, so you have heard about Central, but if you did it today and want to go tomorrow, then we have to say you heard it 30 days late. That’s right, everybody wants to eat at Central but only the most cautious make it.
Phone (01) 2429009
Offering a menu of typical northern Peru dishes. Very good sours (pisco based cocktails).
A Rafael Osterling kitchen, who even if is not the Renaissance genius, is indeed a kitchen one.
Phone (01) 4462512
Micha is known as Gastón sidekick, but it easily could be the other way. Maido is an outstanding nikkei restaurant.
Phone (01) 6521692
Ivan Kisic’s kitchen, where they have a very dedicated menu.
Phone (01) 221 9393 – 221 9880
Jungle ingredient specialties. Not to be overlooked.
Phone (01) 4455705 – 4466504
Prose and verse made food.
Phone (01) 4217508 – 421 4635
All the sea flavours in your mouth.
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