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La Romana

#521 of 2,296 Restaurants in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
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Av. Prescott 395, Lima 09630, Peru
442-4072
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Lima, Peru
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I always pass by La Romana located at the corner of Prescott and Vallejo but I'd never been inside so I thought I'd try it for a quick lunch yesterday. I knew it was a pizza place but that shouldn't be an excuse for quality of the rest of dishes they offer. I decided for the Spaghetti al Pesto (my... More 

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Thank peruvianfoodie5
Switzerland
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66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Poor service, food clearly below average compared to the numerous high quality Italian restaurants in Lima.

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Thank Berninatraveller
Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Great location, secure place, great service, delicious Italian food. You can enjoy with your friends and family with great comfort

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Thank Oscar V
Ventura County Coast, California
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

If you are a lover of fine cuisine, great SWISS - European favors with Peruvian influence this is the right place to be, out of the tourist area, hidden of the commercial areas, you will need to take a taxi or drive, is open from 12.30 pm to midnight but the kitchen close at 10.00 pm. Celia the owner is... More 

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Thank Alba H
Lima, Peru
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

It is our favorite pasta restaurant in Lima, very nice attention, good food, couzy place, we expend birthdays there.

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Thank gabriel g
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111 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Peruvian pizza is different than the pizza that you get in the States, and the biggest difference is that it doesn't have any sauce. Because I am a NorthAmerican pizza lover, it took a little bit of getting used to. The pizza at La Romana has taught me that pizza can be really good without sauce when you have a... More 

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Thank Krista H
Surco, Lima, Peru
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Last night my family and I visited the location on Benevides, situated near the Ovalo Higuereta here in Surco. For some time we had been recommended to visit this restaurant and finally decided to give it a try. I was immediately impressed by the atmosphere and the familiar smell brought back memories of a pizza parlor back home in New... More 

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Thank Lisa_Koplin
Davie, Florida
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2014

They have no idea how to cook or serve people, Try something else, not worth your time or money, one of the worst pizzas in my life

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2013

The sign outside advertised Pizza. Inside was as upscale Italian restaurant that also served pizza. The wait staff was very attentive and the food was excellent. Prices were moderate and portions generous.

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Thank zekewolf2
Portland, Oregon, United States
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353 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2012

La Roma has outlets (four or five) around the city. The restaurant is a classic pasta and pizza stop for many of Lima's middle class. They serve a wide array of Italian food, but are best known for their pizza. The food is good, inexpensive and predictable. A great place to take the kids for a bowl of pasta and... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Prescott 395, Lima 09630, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: 442-4072

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?