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Las Mesitas

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Grau 341, Barranco | A Una Cuadra Del Parque, Lima, Peru
477-4199
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Krakow, Poland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The service was fast and nice although the food was not good at all. I wasn't able to finish my meal.

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Thank Marcin S
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Just off the plaza, excellent service and friendly staff in a chilled atmosphere, not sure if they speak English.....I didn't try. Coffee was good (con leche), chicha too, desserts look lovely, and the almeurzas, though I didn't try one, must be good considering the amount of locals filling the cafe daily.

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Thank ChefSaucier
Lima Region, Peru
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

This is a quite antique local family restaurant which is especially famous for its lunch menu. Its not fancy but nice food for a good value. For around 13 soles you get a first or dessert and a main plate of typical Peruvian home cooked food. Good quality, fresh ingredients in a nice ambience. They also offer a variety of... More 

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Surco, Lima, Peru
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

After a friend highly recommended this little place in Baranco we took a long walk to get there and arrived HUNGRY. We had a short wait and then sat down to order. We ordered three platos al fundo and a Papa Rellena for the kids to share. Everyone´s plate was served except mine and so I kept waiting and waiting... More 

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Winnipeg
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

If you want cheap, quick and delicious food, this is the place. If you are staying in Barranco this is a must. The only thing is that you need to save room for dessert! We ate here for lunch and dinner. Loved it!

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Thank kay12
Miami
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

Sopa criolla, escabeche de pollo y de pescado, estofado de pollo. The prices are very inexpensive and they have a good offer o sweets options. Located in Av. Grau in Barranco, Lima. Easy to get there, close to the main square/park of Barranco.

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Thank HappyGringoMiami
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

Had a very nice lunch here. They have 2 daily almuerzo lunches for 12.5 soles. Plus an extensive menu from which one can order. Those prices were reasonable as well.

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Thank mark k
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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535 reviews
355 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2014

We went to Las Mesitas one evening as we just wanted a simple dinner somewhere within walking distance. This is an attractive little restaurant, more like a cafe, retro decor with patterned tile floors, little tables with round marble tops, and dark wood paneling. The menu is extensive, inexpensive and non pretentious. It's also a great place to have just... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

This is not gourmet, but good, reasonely priced food for the everyday dinners and lunches. Some of the desserts/cakes are really good, but try the Suspiro de Limeña elsewhere.

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Thank janne1515
Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2013

We spent a day in Barranco and wanted to try a typical peruvian restaurant in this neighbourhood. The touristic office suggested Las Mesitas. What a mistake! We planned to get a complete meal there. First, the restaurant was empty at 19:00, which is usually a bad sign, but we thought that people might arrive later so we ordered. The waitress... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Peruvian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grau 341, Barranco | A Una Cuadra Del Parque, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Barranco
  • Neighbourhood: Barranco
  • Phone Number: 477-4199

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