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Canta Rana

#57 of 2,448 Restaurants in Lima}
€€ - €€€Peruvian, Latin, Seafood
Genova 101, Lima, Peru
+51 1 2477274
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“ceviche” (161 reviews)
“fish” (25 reviews)
“pescado” (11 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups
€€ - €€€
Genova 101, Lima, Peru
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1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is so popular there are regularly queues outside. No problem though you just take a numbered ticket, buy a drink from the kiosk over the road and wait to be called. Inside is a great atmosphere and eclectic mix of memorabilia decorating the...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved the vibe and delicious ceviche at this spot in Barranco. We chose the pescado ceviche and it was super fresh, delicious and well priced.

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had fabulous ceviche at this restaurant in Barranco - would recommend the Mixto which combines the catch of the day and seafood. Casual and relaxed atmosphere full of historic photos and right across from the park, bridge of sighs and ocean overlook (Mirador). We...More

1  Thank Betsy H
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I had a friend visiting from Chile and he asked for Peruvian ceviche we decided to take him to the iconic canta rana. We order the traditional Inka Cola and Pilsen beer to drink and to eat: conchitas a la parmesana ceviche de pescado jalea...More

Thank Lirumena
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Quility sushi in a historic restaurant. We did go here because the more urban Canta Ranita was closing at 16:30, but we were not dissapointed.

Thank Marco N
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

In a corner of Barranco neighborhood, very casual. All the food is very good. It is a place for going with friends to eat good and have a beer. Cebiche, pieces of fish cooked in lemon juice or mixed with sea food are fantastic and...More

Thank Irma M
Reviewed 21 September 2017

the food was extraordinary .must try if you come to lima and if your in lima and you do not try this place, slap your self lol

Thank michelasies
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were recommended to try this place as it's packed with locals. Please be aware to take a number and stay in line until they call you. We were lucky as our wait was only 15 minutes long on a Sat at 1 pm. As...More

Thank Wander_Eyes
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Amazing ceviche place. The prices were relatively high, but worth it, I think. Seems like a more local spot -- a must if you're in Barranco!

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This place was great, full of locals eating the freshest ceviche. We were a bit surprised at the prices (kind of expensive) for such a casual place, but excellent seafood is expensive everywhere. Takes credit cards.

1  Thank Paula_GSantaMonica
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Response from Sergio G | Reviewed this property |
In our case, yes. I guess always better.
24 February 2016|
Response from BTravelMore | Reviewed this property |
Hi Pentagramwookie, I cannot edit the review that I wrote to attach pictures but if you message me your email I'll send them to you. Bruno
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Genova 101, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Barranco
  • Neighbourhood: Barranco
  • Phone Number: +51 1 2477274
  • E-mail
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