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Cafeteria del Gran Hotel Bolivar

#410 of 2,434 Restaurants in Lima}
$$ - $$$Peruvian, ,
Cercado de Lima | Jr.de la Unión, # 958, Lima, Peru
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
2 weeks ago
“Good food and interesting venue”
31 May 2017
“Treated with total disrespect!”
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Peruvian, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Cercado de Lima | Jr.de la Unión, # 958, Lima, Peru
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a little while ago (September 2016). Our first day in Peru, we wandered around Lima and had lunch here on the recommendation of our hotel front desk. The hotel itself is a landmark/museum/hotel combo and very interesting unto itself - after lunch we...More

Thank amyb5714
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My husband's aunt and uncle took us (my husband, my two adult daughters and myself) to this restaurant for lunch. They wanted to show us the best in their country. The food was ok. Everyone was served at a different time. If I had been...More

Thank tmoyam
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We went for a cups of tea and the waiter refused to serve us because he says only cappuccino is allowed to serve at this time...sad experience for a beautiful place....

Thank Israel J
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I love this hotel and I love its cafe and bar too: the Pisco Sours are as good as everyone says (and as strong) but the food's not bad too. There's an outside terrace, a nice mixed atmosphere - more Peruvians than tourists - and...More

1  Thank JDG764
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The cafe/restaurant at the Gran Hotel Bolivar is an excellent choice to eat. The food is excellent quality and not much more expensive than the crap fast food available locally.

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This once grand 1920's hotel has lost a lot of its former elegance but it's still a "must do" when in Lima, We only went for the famous Catedral Pisco Sours, which didn't disappoint, but they were served in a bland dining room lacking any...More

Thank Anzacbiscuit08
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to try the best place on earth to get the Pisco sour. First time I've ever had one and pretty tasty ! It's worth the stop the history of the hotel ect is great as well!

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 13 December 2015

I had the Risotto with Langoustines which was not really a "risotto" but rather rice with liquid and the langoustines are Peruvian for shrimps. But the dish tasted good and was ample. Also the restaurant served Peruvian Tacama wines by the glass (I found that...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Good morning. I Was there last month with a lady friend for dinner and it was my first time. This time I like to make it short a sweet. Don't feel like remembering what we ate etc, etc, but like I said, to the point....More

Thank Evaristo S
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We didn't stay at the hotel, but the bar is famously known for making the best Pisco Sours. They did not disappoint! The appetizers were ok, but the drinks...I'd limit to 2!

Thank J H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Peruvian, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cercado de Lima | Jr.de la Unión, # 958, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
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