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El Mercado

Hipolito Unanue 203 | Distrito de Miraflores, Lima 15074, Peru
+51 221 1322
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (109 reviews)
“grilled octopus” (33 reviews)
“seafood” (54 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Hipolito Unanue 203 | Distrito de Miraflores, Lima 15074, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard so many great comments about El Mercado that my hopes were relatively high before visiting. We order a ceviche, pulpo a la parrilla, a plate of jalea and causa con pejerrey. While the latter was really good, and the pulpo also of decent...More

1  Thank Jessy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

When Rafael Osterling’s eponymous Restaurant e-mailed guests a cancellation notice 24-hours prior to dinner as a result of renovations taking longer than expected it seemed as though there would be no opportunity to experience the Chef-Restaurateur’s Food while in Peru, but much like it was...More

Thank Michael U
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a superb lunch on a lazy sunday, check this place out. Easygoing atmosphere, excellent food, just elegant and supertasty. Even though the place is very popular the waiters are not pushing you to get out asap and leave you all...More

Thank Rikdebuyserie
Reviewed 6 March 2018

A High escale restuarant with a touch of local visitors and tourists who appreciate our prestige peruvian food. I ordered an Algarrobina drink and it was amazing All the plates we ordered were delicious and well served and the wait staff service prompt. You must...More

Thank LoveChichi
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The food was really good, very Peruvian and fresh. The place is always packed so you need to make a reservation with time. Service was ok, waiters were doing their best but still they were not able to be quick when you needed them. Will...More

Thank Gaby V
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I've only been here once so I'm really not qualified to write a review, but whatever. This is one of the few places I know of that has more than just the standard cevicheria offerings of ceviche, fried fish, rice with seafood, and maybe causa...More

Thank MannyFresco88
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We were very happy with our visit. Fresh, delicious and a surprising good value. Also the atmosphere is fun. We sat at the bar and watched our food being prepared. The only thing we didn't enjoy as much was the fried fish appetizer--with seafood that...More

Thank lwjubeck
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This is a laid back place and we went on a Sunday so families and friends meeting for a long lunch. All food is fresh and imaginative with the emphasis on fish. Good wine list and service. Book or wait for a table. Very good...More

Thank royvocking
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Even thou we had a reservation we had to wait for close to one hour to be seated. BUT you can order appetizers and drinks while waiting. The food is very good and the service is casual and prompt we order classic tiradito ( like...More

Thank pogginotes
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Once again my friend and I enjoyed a very nice luch. He liked very much everythin: food, service and ambieance and was a bit desapointed by may fish on lentals, I expected better for a quite famous restaurant.

Thank a2964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hipolito Unanue 203 | Distrito de Miraflores, Lima 15074, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +51 221 1322
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