Ceviche is a flavour evocative word, you can even see it spelled in different ways but the final result is always the same, it will make your mouth watering.
Truth is ceviche also implies simplicity, it will surprise you to know that only five ingredients are needed to prepare a dish as delicious as you can imagine.
Differences between one ceviche and another mainly come from the type of fish or sea fruit used as base ingredient, but also comes from what type of lemon (or lime to be accurate) was used to marinate.
This said, you won’t be caught unprepared and now you can go to your favorite restaurant and start inquiring about your ceviche with the maitre.
One last tip, the most classical costume dictates that ceviche is only served as lunch, although new tendencies are giving the chance of tasting this dish on late hours. Whatever it is, if ceviche is not being served at the time you arrive to the restaurant, the alternative would be a tiradito, intrigued? go give it a chance!
Address: Hipólito Unanue 203
Eight different preparations are offered at this restaurant, and if you are feeling trendy try the hot ceviche.
Address: La Mar 391
Phone (01) 4411026 – 4806170
A famous family business that has become into something very special.
Address: La Mar 1337
Phone (01) 4218808 – 7199320
A theme restaurant with its own school of waiters!
Also in San Borja district, Primavera 1067, Phone 7179470.
Address: La Paz 1640
Phone (01) 4459783
Their long trajectory and reviews from their commensals makes of it a must.
Address: Av. Dos de Mayo 748
Phone (01) 5179932
A greatly accepted kitchen.
Address: Conquistadores 489
Phone (01) 7179998
We like to recommend this place a lot, because a side of preparing excellent dishes, they practice a responsible philosophy about the use of sea produce.
Address: García y García 175
Phone (01) 6199595
Do not worry if you don’t see ceviche on the on-line menu, we guarantee it is available and it is very good.
Address: San Ambrosio 401
Phone (01) 2346115
Some villains preparing ceviche?… it has to be good!
Address: Agustín Lozano La Rosa 173
Phone (01) 2496859 / 2516693
If you are Anthony Bourdain you need No Reservations because they know you well, but if you are not, make a call and prepare yourself to enter into a world of fishing in the fishermen’s neighbourhood by excellence of Lima.
La Rana Verde
Phone (01) 4295279
For this experience you will have to leave Lima and enter the most picturesque neighbourhood of Callao. Preferably go during summer because it is lovely. They also serve ceviche 😉
After roaming in the search of the best ceviche, we bet you would like the recipe. We encourage you to try because we are sure you will enjoy your own ceviche as if it would be the best.
You can also join our ceviche and pisco sour class that will bring you great memories later on, especially by all the lemon (or lime to be precise) that will splatter in your eyes.
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