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La Vaca Loca

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C.E. Larco Mar, Miraflores | Centro Comercial Larcomar, Lima, Peru
+51 1 7119898
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12:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

A nice, tinny and delicious place to eat. Good steaks. The best "mollejas al limón" in Latin America and of course a beautiful hostess. What else you can ask for!!

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Thank Kurt W
Geneva, Switzerland
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

In spite of La Vaca Loca being an Argentinian restaurant specialising in meat, I chose grilled Octopus. I was glad I did as it was excellent, though the salad with it lacked any imagination. My wife was not so lucky. Her meat dish did not offer the quality of beef normally expected in an Argentinian restaurant, and was not very... More 

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Thank S9599RDmike
Palm Beach, FL
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34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We went to this little place in the Larcomar shopping center for dinner and it was delicious. If you want some amazing steaks get the Argentine beef- it's grass fed and delicious. Everything we ate there was really delicious, the chorizo, the salad and especially the steaks. I also had a pisco sour made with some sort of high end... More 

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Thank Bluehiggy
Lima, Peru
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I had a wonderful time at this restaurant. The argentinean meat was great and also they had a nice selection of wines. The services was also great .

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Thank Geraldine D
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

A lovely restaurant for meat lovers. The beef filet is delightful. The service is impeccable and attentive.

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Thank ALChacha
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

We had a great meal. Good ambiance and great service. Is pricey but worth it. salads are good and has a good steak quality.

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Thank Olga C
Woodbridge, Virginia, United States
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

It's hard to select among Lima's great restaurants, but la Vaca Loca makes it easy! Wonderful viands in a festive setting. Don't miss it!

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Thank Gerry Z
Lima, Peru
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

We visited a week ago the three of us had Lomo Fino, baked potato and salad. The steak was done to perfection and we ordered rare, medium and 3/4. The salad was of a good portion and the dressing was light not too heavy. The only thing that was missing was the view but the food was excellent.

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Thank BobBurJr
Lima, Peru
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137 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

You may think a restaurant in a mall is not 5 stars but this one is working well. We tried the "chorizo argentino" which costs around USD 50 but worth it. Try the potatoes with onions, never tried it before, healthy one! They offer great wines from Spain as well.

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Thank josebueno12
New York City, New York
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533 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

We were dying for some steak and happened in to LVL. Unfortunately they said their charcoal grill was out because the smell was going up though the stores above it. So they broiled the steaks and they were mediocre. Food was fair at best. Wouldn't come back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$100
Cuisine
Barbecue, Steakhouse, Argentinian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C.E. Larco Mar, Miraflores | Centro Comercial Larcomar, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +51 1 7119898

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