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El Montonero

Alameda Pardo 123, Cercado, Arequipa, Arequipa 05154, Peru
+51 51 270528
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“parrilla” (2 reviews)
“chili” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Peruvian, Latin, South American
$$ - $$$
Alameda Pardo 123, Cercado, Arequipa, Arequipa 05154, Peru
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Need to clean up better or make more pleasant for customers to eat, the food is good but the mosquitos make the experience easy to forget and not come back to this restaurant. Mucha mosca molestation tanto que no deja dist rural la Buenas comical...More

Thank Mona B
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Excellent dining experience. Can sit inside or outside in the beautiful Arequipa sun. Well trained staff, excellent menu, well prepared foods. The afternoon meal is often accompanied with music.

1  Thank fredsmithson
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Upon arriving in Arequipa on our first day ever in Peru, our guide suggested several area restaurants - two highly rated ones near our hotel, or El Montonero that served "good Peruvian food" and sometimes had live music. Since we were in Peru, we opted...More

Thank Ella B
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I was invited to visit Arequipa on business and i was glad they took me here. The food is fantastic. They have te best selection of dishes from the Peruvian highlands. I specially recommend the stuffed 'rocoto' chili.

Thank Luis Alberto C
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

After a very long and stressing day, a very deserved lunch !!!! With family and friends. Here you can enjoy a several and great food. Flavors are marvelous, very good soups depending on the day of the week and other typical courses. In Arequipa people...More

Thank Rrebatah
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Comimos una parrilla y un plato del menu. La parrillada parecia hervids, el aji malo y las papas fritas pesimas. El plato de comida criolla sozo. El peor arroz verde que comimos. No lo recomiendo We ate a grill and and one dish of the...More

Thank Andre I
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We came here and sat on the patio upstairs which had an amazing view of the city. We noticed that they had a lot of food that is known to los Arequipeños, so we used this place to try it out. I ordered the cuy...More

Thank JaBu14
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The place is nice and the food is ok . It is a good place to go with the family and the Pisco Sour was great. The food didn´t impressed me much.

Thank joudiego
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I tried shrimp soup - Chupe de Camarones (46soles) and it was very nice and very big portion. Not too far from the center. Clean toilets. Very nice staff. There are some options for vegetarians.

Thank Agnieszka06
Jimmy Z, Director Comercial at El Montonero, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2016

Thank a lot for your comments, we will be happy to see you again!.

Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Pretty poor experience: the food (seafood grill) was tough, or undercooked (chicken); of the on the menu mentioned 4 items of my grilled seafood only 2 were actually served, although after a remark one mollusk was added. The wine bottles of relatively expensive wines weren't...More

1  Thank Jaap S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alameda Pardo 123, Cercado, Arequipa, Arequipa 05154, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Arequipa Region  >  Arequipa
  • Phone Number: +51 51 270528
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