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El Mercado

Hipolito Unanue 203 | Distrito de Miraflores, Lima 15074, Peru
+51 221 1322
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (105 reviews)
“grilled octopus” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (59 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Hipolito Unanue 203 | Distrito de Miraflores, Lima 15074, Peru
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for lunch. The ambiance is relaxed and low key. We tried the fish huevera (fish roe) made as chicharron which is battered and deep fried essentially. It was not a highlight at all, I think I expected something different. We also tried...More

Thank cmd_fmxo
Reviewed 4 days ago

We could not get a reservation but went for a late lunch and were seated at the bar. Intriguing to watch the chefs and the care they take with preparation. The dressing on each ceviche is tasted repeatedly. This explains why the food tasted INCREDIBLE....More

Thank judith94941
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved it here. Everything about this place is wonderful. The service, the food could not be better. Made another reservation- can't wait to go back!

Thank JerryNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago

El mercado is one of those happy places that you won't forget. It is quite expensive though but it is really worth it.

Thank Sara V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh food, nice atmosphere. Small portions, so a bit pricey, ok service. In case you are waiting a table, sipping a drink, remind yourself to bring the chips basket with you as you go to your table... if you don't and in case you would...More

Thank Comidapresente
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El mercado is a great restaurant with excellent food and beverages! The stuff is very polite and helpful! However, I mixed my order (couldn’t understand the menu) and they decline to assist me! I believe a restaurant such as this should provide the all experience...More

1  Thank Fernanda F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If my memory serves me right, this place opens for lunch only and opens at 10. We got there at opening time and got a table. The food was delicious, and the service and environment memorable! Great food presentation, as well.

Thank lnguyenrn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch on Tuesday. The place is very nice but not that big, so is better to make a reservation, otherwise you will be waiting for a long time. Seafood is a must, a very good place to try local food. WiFi was nos...More

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We had lunch on Snday...big mistake ! Had to wait an hour to have a table cammed in a completely full restaurant . Luckily our waitress was a "santa" and gave us nice advice on the menu. My wife had grilled octopus...absolutely gorgeous, I had...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Had a feast. Great late lunch. Good service. Everything seemed fresh. Lot’s of people. Near La Mar. Could there be a wait.

Thank FAGonzalez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hipolito Unanue 203 | Distrito de Miraflores, Lima 15074, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +51 221 1322
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