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Berlin 421 | Miraflores, Lima, Peru
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Was recommended this place as a cheap eat with decent food. If thats what you are looking for it will not dissapoint. Service is quick and food is really good.

Thank Bryan M
Lima, Peru
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Very crowded place, not so much dishes to choose. Each menu( lunch dish) costs 15 soles. Too much for what is really worth. But if you're in a hurry, el fogon is an option. The food is not bad. 7 out of 10 points

Thank coliflor13
New Westminster, Canada
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80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2015

This place was cheap, the food average, but my Son and I got extremely sick after eating there. May want to consider some place else to eat

Thank RickSandra
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me by a local from the area, saying it was cheap and good, and so I went and was not disapointed. The menu (around 10-13 soles), comes with chicha (maize juice), and a two-meals course. I went for the classic: a ceviche and a lomo saltado. Being my first ceviche in Peru and South America,... More 

Thank Mia G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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92 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014

For lunch, you can get a two-course meal with a chicha morada (non alcoholic maize beverage) for 13 soles. While there are other fixed menu places nearby for 10 and even 8 soles, the quality of the food in El Fogón is astounding for the price. The ceviche (fish) entrée is very good, as is the lomo saltado, the churrasco... More 

Thank LuisF2010
Houston, Texas
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

My friends and I went here twice (and might go again!) It's good and cheap, approx S/.13-15 for two courses and chicha morada. What a steal! It's a great place to try different Peruvian foods with low commitment. I personally enjoy their ceviche and the last menu item... Though I've forgotten the name. We learned quickly that meal times are... More 

2 Thank Cybil Z
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

The best place to eat a delicious meal in Miraflores and at a very good price ...aji de gallina, ceviche, causa, anticucho .....

1 Thank Victoria C
Fort Myers, FL
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2014

This place was recommended to us by an employee of the Chocomuseo nearby. We were in a rush to get back for a workshop and she said this place would be fast. She was right! Great Peruvian food from a restaurant stuffed to the brim with locals. Salads are washed with purified water, the meat was great, plantains excellent, the... More 

Thank ReneVague3
Denver, Colorado
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2013

Go early or you won't get a table at this great little lunch place. The first course is a meal in itself and you'll leave the restaurant happy and stuffed to the gills. You can immediately tell if the food is good at any lunch restaurant in Lima by the number of patrons eating there. El Fogon always caters to... More 

Thank Jeannie M
Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

How am I the first person to write a review of this fabulous eatery? For S./12 (USD $4.8) for almost 10 choices or more of lunch consisting of an entrada, an entree and a chicha morada to drink. The entradas come is a very generous portion. I had a nice piece of causa and the others at my table had... More 

Thank Ckm777

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berlin 421 | Miraflores, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima

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