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Malabar

Camino Real 101, Lima 09630, Peru
+51 1 4405200
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (20 reviews)
“tasting menu” (14 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
Hours
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Camino Real 101, Lima 09630, Peru
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Reviewed today

I loved Malabar. Everything tasted perfect and there were so many rarities and delicacies and unique things you can only eat here. Also, it is not as expensive as some of the other top restaurants in Lima either. If you are worried about spending the...More

Thank Poopdogg
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just another great place to eat delicious food in Lima! We were a group of 5 so with the chance of trying different dishes and all of them proved outstanding. The only issues were the slowness of the service (1 hour and a half to...More

Thank bagamundendi
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of Latin America’s top 50 restaurants. I booked a table 3 months in advance! It’s located in San Isidro, Lima’s financial district. The outdoor and indoor decor are simple and not extravagantly decorated. For my main course I had concolon rice w...More

Thank Xena W
Restaurante M, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Xena, thanks for the feedback, we appreciate it and we will take into consideration every detail you mention. We hope you can come back to try out again our experience and leave with a better feeling.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went at lunch and there were a few other tables occupied. Their non-alcoholic drinks and cocktails were very good. Wine list: they had limited items available because they are redesigning their food and wine menu and finish off their stock. This meant we had...More

Thank Italian_kilt
Restaurante M, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Italian_kilt thanks for the review. We are glad you enjoy your experience with us. We are indeed working on the new menu, but we will take into account your recommendations. We hope to have you back again with us. Thanks again for choosing Malabar.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went for lunch at 1pm and were the only ones in the restaurant which was the first red flag. The waiter seated us and began by telling us that two of the signature mains (pigeon and goat) were not available and...More

Thank Marco G
Restaurante M, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Marco, thanks for the review. We will take into account everything about this. We hope you can come back soon and try our new menu.

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Well, after having heard much of Malabar. We decided to experience it ourselves. We came with high expectations and on the whole we were not totally disappointed. Yet not completely amazed. The food was incredible, right from the tasters , Jamon Paiche, Seafood Empanadas, all...More

Thank BrendanOC4
Lucia C, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Brendan, thanks for the review. We already let the staff know about every detail of this. Thanks for taking the time to tell us. This only helps us improve in every way. We are glad you enjoyed the food, we work really hard to have...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Simple setting and decor . But what amazing food and great service . We had the Ceviche , a very big plate of chunky pieces of fresh fish in tiger milk ( ceviche sauce). This appetizer dish was bigger than the main course . We...More

Thank Tarek I
Lucia C, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Tarek, thanks for the review and for choosing Malabar. Glad you enjoyed your experience with us. All our staff will know about this. Hope to have you back some time to keep on the good service :) Thanks again.

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

I went to Malabar with 15 friends and they dealt with our large group with impeccable, attentive service and a tasting menu prepared just for us. We had choices of 3 unusual and exquisite starters, entrees and desserts. I still miss the pigeon with pasta!...More

Thank Ulrike P
Lucia C, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Ulrike, thanks for the review and for coming to Malabar. We really enjoyed having you here. So glad you had a great experience; the staff will know about this review. We hope to have you back again soon.

Reviewed 23 June 2018

The wood-fired grilled octopus was absolutely perfect. If I could order just three courses of this, I think I would have.

Thank Robert Y
Lucia C, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Robert, thanks for the review and choosing Malabar. I will let the staff know about this. We will be waiting for you next time.

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We had the jamón de paiche (fish ham), navajas chorillanas (razor clams in tomato soup Chorillian style) and tallarin con pichones (pasta and pigeon breast). All three had delicate flavors embodying careful selection of the ingredients and thoughtful cooking. The presentation was really great. We...More

Thank Camila120428
Lucia C, Gerente at Malabar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Camila, thanks for the review. I will tell the staff about it. So glad you enjoyed the experience in Malabar. Hope to have you again some time.

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Dearborn1977
24 May 2016|
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Response from ads264 | Reviewed this property |
in my experience there is no dress code; however, i have never seen anybody wearing shorts and flip flops
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Andrea C
25 November 2015|
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Response from valero40 | Reviewed this property |
For Peruvian standards expensive! I can't remember, for sure if you call they will let you know!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Real 101, Lima 09630, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > San Isidro
  • Neighbourhood: San Isidro
  • Phone Number: +51 1 4405200
  • E-mail
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