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255 Broad St, New London, CT 06320-5314
+1 860-447-8181
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12:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 20:00
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stcollege,pa ;us
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68 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Went there based on very good reviews. Was inconsistent with my wifes meal "good" and mine not so. It was described as a peruvian style Marisco Paella i think. the one,large clam was too tough to eat and rice just too dry and simply too large a portion. Waiter was part of family ownership and he couldnt have been nicer.... More 

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Thank mikeeee8
New London, Connecticut
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183 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 344 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

So this place has great Peruvian food. The portions are big the place is BYOB so bring a cooler and plan to wait if it is busy as everything is made to order. We had plantains, Rotisserie chicken, fried rice, steak and pasta, fried shrimp and empanadas. the staff are abosolutely amazing and friendly and answer any and all questions... More 

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Thank Unclesogg
New London, Connecticut
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

This place has the best Ceviche! Every time we drive into New London for a visit we tell ourselves that "we're going to try something different this time"...the menu does has a lot to offer but we ALWAYS end up ordering Ceviche & Jalea. It's the best here! We've tried this dish at many places and have consistently found that... More 

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1 Thank Ivonnerose
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Real flavors of Peru, South America's most interesting and diverse cuisine. For quick take-out there is rotisserie chicken. For a hearty lunch or dinner there are heaping platters of meats and seafood with all the yummy sauces of Peru. Very reasonable prices.

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1 Thank Andy R
Charleston, South Carolina
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143 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Staff & food are amazing here! I spent some time in Peru so I have a soft spot for their food & this little gem,ran by abstuve is superb. I obviously had some Inca cola to drink, we weren't drinking but it is BYOB. I ordered some plantain to start & my husband had this amazing cold dish with large... More 

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Thank joloubo
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I was in the area on business and I love Spanish food so I gave this place a try. I ordered a bunch of things to try for takeout, and overall I liked it and would eat there again. The place is a hole in the wall, and if you're driving too fast you just might miss it (I did).... More 

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Thank Gtsh0pp3r
New London, Connecticut
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The food here is outstanding. It is so clearly freshly made and very authentic. The soup will improve your day because it's so delicious and soothing. The owners and staff are very kind and seem to be Happy to explain the menu to non-Spanish speakers. I highly recommend this place!

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Thank nllaw
Killingworth, Connecticut
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225 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Been to many Peruvian restaurants...this one is really good. Restaurant is comfortable and attractively decorated - don't expect 5 star ambience and cuisine. Do expect a great meal with very friendly, attentive service. Menu fully explains, with photographs, each selection. The ones we had - Papa Relleno with creole salad, Lomo Saltado, plantains and a bowl of beans were all... More 

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2 Thank pearl33814
Essex, Connecticut
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent whole roasted chicken, rice and very tasty beans-- with a side of plátanos and their very good hot sauces--and you have a very well priced, very big meal for two. The roast chicken is our go-to meal, but everything else looks very good. Over the years, it appears that the restaurant has changed hands-- but seemingly all to the... More 

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Thank viajera1968
Westbrook
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107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We were told about Pollo a La Brasa by a friend a and a group of us decided to try it on a Saturday night. We called ahead and made a reservation because we were a group of 7. It was suggested to us at that time if anyone in our party was going to order the whole chicken dinner... More 

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 20:00
Saturday
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Broad St, New London, CT 06320-5314
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 860-447-8181

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