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Wa Lok

#142 of 2,084 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Miraflores
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Av. Angamos Oeste 700, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
447-1329
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Lima, Peru
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

s./127 mas s./15 tip. Incl: Inka y cerveza y un trago. Cansados y con hambre, qeriamos Chifa, pero hoy en dia son tan grasosos y "baratos" y salados. Al final, decidimos pagar mas, y comiamos como en sabrosas y generosas Chifas de antes. Hungry and tired, we wanted Chifa, but these days they are so greasy, "cheap" and salty. In... More 

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Thank GrinchLima
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious Chifa with duck in two different types of preparation. A true highlight of Chinese food. I would recommend to all. If you decide to go, ask for 1 dish to share with two people because the portions are really big.

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Thank Jimmy L
Noord, Aruba
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Because of the peking duck on the menu, I tried this restaurant. It was good. However, it was not the tradional skin alone in pancakes with the plum sauce. We did get 2 courses and it was wel prepared. What we enjoyed much was the chicken cwauw mein. Great flavour and not fatty at all. Service was good.

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Thank BenM291254
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54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Wa Lok is a very well located restaurant, close to Huaca Pucllana in Miraflores and near to many Hotels. This chinese restaurant offers a traditional menu, all the dishes I have tasted are very good, from basic siu mai or wantan, to pekin duck. Excellent service and food quality. Of course it is not a cheap Chinesse restaurant, we have... More 

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Thank Carlosperuano
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love this place (Chinatown location) every visit is delightful, gets very busy at lunchtime and dinner but worth the wait. I recommend go around 3-4 pm.

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Thank Marcana2526
Brisbane, Australia
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

This chifa (Chinese-Peruvian restaurant) is one of the bests in town. It is a very old and traditional and used to bd long ago in chinatown. Now you can find one in miraflores. Its especially great for big groups of people. Food is very tasty and they have all traditional chifa dishes plus traditional Chinese dishes you don't find in... More 

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Thank Ardlfo
Arica, Chile
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Terrible food and service. The smell and cleanliness of this place was truly disgusting. Would not ever recommend it. Expensive for what type of place this is. Wouldn't be surprised if people have gotten sick here.

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1 Thank fedbot2015
Cusco, Peru
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149 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

The food here is really good and the servings are quite generous. The environment is adequate for family and friends meetings.

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1 Thank Franz G
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

We are here and stuffed ourselves thoroughly. Had the special fried rice which I highly recommend. Wontons were good, noodles were not so great. Would skip those and stock to the rice. Also got spicy chicken. Which wasn't spicy but the waiter brought out two different kinds of hot sauce so that helped! Overall was a very nice Chinese meal.... More 

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Thank randon808
South San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Note: Believe my husband and I ate at the Wa Lok location in Chinatown in the El Centro neighborhood of Lima. The address of that site is Jr. Paruro 878. While touring around Lima, my husband and I saw numerous Chifa (Chinese) restaurants and wanted to try one of the best. Both our guide book and tour guide recommended Wa... More 

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Thank Ana Marie L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Angamos Oeste 700, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Miraflores
  • Neighbourhood: Miraflores
  • Phone Number: 447-1329

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