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Canta Rana

#125 of 2,672 Restaurants in Lima
€€ - €€€Peruvian, Latin, Seafood
Genova 101, Lima, Peru
+51 1 2477274
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (169 reviews)
“pescado” (13 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Genova 101, Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

But I love it. This place was filled with locals on a Sunday afternoon. I ordered ceviche and a grilled fish. The waitress assured me just the ceviche would be enough. And with a couple of glasses of wine, it was perfect. And I helped...More

Thank abkwitch
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic no-frills restaurant in Barranco. The portions are extremely generous, the quality of the food is great and they have just any Peruvian dish I know on the menu. Services is friendly but spotty.

Thank travelerNtourist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Value for money and nice atmoshere. It's a sportsbar and they showed the FIFA world championship. Ceviche was very tasty, nice personnel.

Thank Reisender4711Nrw
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a local restaurant filled with about 3/4 locals and 1/4 tourists. First time we went, it was lunch time and quite crowded, but we were lucky enough to get a seat. We had ceviche and picante de mariscos (seafood in chili sauce, but it’s...More

Thank WeeKee T
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Was pretty good, of good quality, definitely hit the spot. For a glass of wine and regular portion, which was generous for me, paid 50 soles. Place is cute covered with memorabilia etc. Recommend.

Thank B L
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Conchas negras ceviche 40 Chupa de langoustinas 45 Corona 12 Who can eat 60 conchas? That's my estimate of how many were on my plate! I'd love to see smaller portions in Peru (tapas style) as travelling solo I don't get to share large plates...More

Thank MagicDawn
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Food must be fantastic but unfortunately after sitting outside waiting and the lady working there ignoring us only to hand people numbers that came up behind us we threw in the towel. Wife and I are to tourista looking I suppose.

Thank Drew W
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

There were a few ceviche restaurants near our hotel - but this one sounded interesting. We walked from Miraflores and found Canta Rana bustling with lunchtime traffic. We had ceviche mixto and also solo pescado. Both were delicious - fresh with great flavor, generous portions....More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I was told this is the place to have some ceviche - and it did not disappoint. The fish was very fresh and the portion was quite big as well.

Thank Rosita R
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Wow, what good food and nice atmosphere, the owner is there and overlooks while everyone is eating and just a great experience overall! had a really good time here and had to wait a little but so worth it!

Thank Jill G
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Janet L
20 May 2017|
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Response from Talia T | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know if reservations are possible. I advice to get there early because it is full during lunch hour.
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pentagramwookie
24 February 2016|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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
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Description
Legendary cevicheria, football sanctuary in the heart of Barranco, familiar spot, delicaies factory, unforgeatable feasts and eternal toasts scenary. Much more than a cevocheria, a place of pilgrimage in the most bohemian neighbourhood of Lima.
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