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La Tranquera

#143 of 2,253 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
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Av. Jose Pardo 285, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
445-4523 - 447-5111
12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is hardly worth the price given the many options availble in Lima. The restaurant sells itself as a classy place with excellent service, but the food will only excite those without a palate. Better service can be found at the nearby McDonalds. Others may express joy with this location, but we found the place to be sub-standard... More 

Thank Shawn A
Nanaimo, Canada
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious. One pound steak done to perfection and so tender. Generous portion of jumbo shrimp. Service was great. No complaints other than a bit pricey.

Thank Joeylivnlife
Managua Department, Nicaragua
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

La Tranquera has the total package. Great food, ambiance and service. The meat was cooked right and the service is outstanding. It'll rival any top shelf steak house in the US.

Spring, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

On a vacation and visited Lima, Peru. We went to "La Tranquera " a highly regarded steak house and were not disappointed to say the least. The Mrs. had a fillet and I had the Argentine fillet Jr. needless to say it covered half my plate! The steak was perfectly cooked to our liking and will definitely recommend and go... More 

Thank rams2016
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We found this place walking down the avenue to the coast and could not be more happy we found it. Although we stopped for lunch the first day, we actually came back the next night for dinner. This restaurant is super clean and has been around for quite a while. They have a great selection of wines, a wonderful bartender... More 

Thank B6340DIjohns
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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1,004 reviews
488 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 605 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Last year, we had taken a trip to Argentina and the steak was absolutely bursting with flavor. I am from the Midwest where we eat a lot of beef and I can honestly say that beef from Argentina is far better. The menu not only showcases beef but also has seafood and chicken. But why on earth go to a... More 

Thank minnesotans4
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118 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Decided to try La Tranquera after about three years. Last time the quality of the meat was pretty low. However I was pleasantly surprised this time. Service staff were attentive and the meat was excellent. I had the entraña cooked to perfection and my wife the Bife Ancho. Portions were large and delicious. Will be back!

Thank AlexT7801
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you have time for only one meal in Lima, whether it's lunch or dinner, you absolutely must eat here. Fantastic service with excellent local dishes. Wide variety of items on the menu (in Spanish and English) priced in both soles and US dollars and you can pay with local currency, US dollars (be sure your bills are in good... More 

Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Simple but very good dishes. The steaks are top. Lovely staff. Ambiance is nice, interior is unpretentious. I recommend this place -!perfect for a family dinner or an informal business dinner.

Thank PipoontheRoad
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Without doubt the best steak I've ever tasted. The atmosphere was great and the waiters attentive. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Steakhouse, Peruvian, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Jose Pardo 285, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Miraflores
  • Neighbourhood: Miraflores
  • Phone Number: 445-4523 - 447-5111

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