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El Pez Amigo

#84 of 2,083 Restaurants in Lima
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Av. La Paz 1640, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
445-9783
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12:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 18:00
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Loveland, Colorado
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great restaurant on a residential street. I suggest the three mini-causa appetizer with shrimp, fish, and octopus. The chef's special is always good and the full bar makes great cocktails and drinks.

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Thank wna66
Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We could not say more positive things about how delicious the food here was!! We ordered from the chefs special menu and have craved these meals again ever sense. The location isn't far from downtown Miraflores and there aren't many tourists there. We loved it!

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Thank mwork4
Lima, Peru
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

El Pez Amigo, located in La Paz Av. in the residential area in Miraflores, is a good place to visit. It’s not a touristic place but some foreigners drop by to eat traditional Peruvian seafood. It’s a small informal restaurant with a great variety of seafood. I have been there recently and I really like that place, you feel at... More 

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Thank patrick_peru
Riverside
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The dish "camarones al ajillo" was out of this world, also picante de mariscos was very good, i also recomend "chupe de camarones"

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Thank Maritza H
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I can highly recommend this restaurant for anyone that wants great peruvian food cooked to perfection! The staff were absolutely amazing and catered for our every whim! The ambience and decor added to a superb dinning experience. Eating here will certainly not leave a huge hole in your wallet.....but leave total satisfaction to your stomach. 👍😊 Whatever you do while... More 

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1 Thank AAMarianaStokoe
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

While visiting from the US, we found this restaurant via TripAdvisor by searching for ceviche in Lima. The reviews were great so we tried it. It lived up to the reviews. The ceviche mixto was terrific. We also tried the grilled octopus and it, too, was wonderful. We really enjoyed the staff - although only one waiter spoke English -... More 

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1 Thank lauriecasa
Arequipa, Peru
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Nice restaurant and excellent food. If you want to experience a great ceviche you have to visit this place. Prices are right and service is friendly. Mondays are closed and open only from 12 to 5pm.

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Thank Ariana13
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Amazing food for a great price. I got the ceviche and my husband got the grilled octopus. The food was delicious and the service was excellent.

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Thank Katie H
Montclair
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

This restaurant is only open for lunch. It's frequently mostly by local business people. Very good for ceviche and other seafood dishes especially their soups and stews.

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Thank Olle A
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This was our first ceviche of Lima, and it did not disappoint! We went with the micro and it was fantastic. Definitely pop in if you're in the neighborhood.

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Thank Ethan C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Cuisine
Peruvian, Seafood, South American, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
12:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 18:00
Thursday
12:00 - 18:00
Friday
12:00 - 18:00
Saturday
12:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. La Paz 1640, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: 445-9783

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