We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Canta Rana

) #59 of 2,335 Restaurants in Lima ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Peruvian, Latin, Seafood
Genova 101, Lima, Peru
+51 1 2477274
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (148 reviews)
“pescado” (8 reviews)
“rice dishes” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Genova 101, Lima, Peru
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (675)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Most probably favorite place in Lima! fun atmosphere, best ceviche, huge portions, stunning food and attentive service for a great value - what do you need more?))

Thank Ирина Б
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Cana Rana has been a local restaurant for probably thirty years. Started by an Argentinian, he has done a great job in preparing some of the best of the Peruvian seafood dishes. It's always a sure thing to get good food there. Its not...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant knows how to make ceviche! It's a whole in the wall with a very casual vibe, so no need to dress up. Wasn't impressed with the shrimp, but wanted to come back to try the variety of ceviche on the menu. Great service,...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was recommended by a mate who used to live in Lima. Great food. Lively atmosphere. Nice mix of locals and tourists. Pisco sours were best I had in Peru! Octopus cerviche comes highly recommended.

Thank Astor_Elder
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just went here on a recommendation from the tourist bureau. It's a fun local place with a long seafood menu. Portions are quite large - consider sharing so you can try various options. I had the tacu tacu con concheras (scallops). It was good comfort...More

Thank noori_8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice bar/restaurant. Lots of futebol time flags for decoration. Different kinds of beers. The "causa" was very good. The rice - Chinese style - was ok and the see food inside was fresh and well cooked.

Thank Yeda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This down to earth, corner eatery sits in the heart of Lima's coolest Barrio - Barranco. There's no fancy seating here and your food and drink is served on a plate with a glass rather than a roof tile and a jam jar (the mind...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good for one, good for friends, good for family. Fairly large place, been around for decades serving fresh fish cooked or ceviche. My mixed seafood ceviche was delicious and paired with a crisp glass of white wine.

Thank CindyAdentures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Canta Rana together with locals for lunch. We had a great time in this unique place. The place is unique in terms of decoration. The food was very good and tasty. We ordered multiple plates to share. Everything was very tasty. Anytime...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took us a while to find this place, but it was definitely worth the effort. I was there on Sunday afternoon.The restaurant was full of locals having lunch ( on Sundays they close at 6pm) I liked the restaurant straight away and after getting the...More

Thank donna200910
Nearby Restaurants
697 reviews
.10 km away
Ayahuasca Resto Bar
933 reviews
.05 km away
La Bodega Verde
188 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
5,053 reviews
.26 km away
Bridge of Sighs
710 reviews
.27 km away
Museo de la Electricidad
48 reviews
.33 km away
Iglesia La Ermita de Barranco
19 reviews
.25 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Janet L
Do we need to reserve a table?
20 May 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Sergio G | Reviewed this property |
In our case, yes. I guess always better.
where can I find the menu?
25 February 2016|
Response from BTravelMore | Reviewed this property |
Hi Pentagramwookie, I cannot edit the review that I wrote to attach pictures but if you message me your email I'll send them to you. Bruno
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Genova 101, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Barranco
  • Neighbourhood: Barranco
  • Phone Number: +51 1 2477274
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing