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El Cortijo

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Montero Rosas 121, Lima, Peru
12:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:30 - 04:30
Mon - Sat 12:30 - 23:00
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 July 2015

Third time around and last, not coming back. Came for lunch. POS "out of order", so not able to pay with Credit Card. No barbq chicken as grill "undergoing service". Slow service. Very expensive compared to other similar places, like El Hornero or Rincon Gaucho. Finally had to return check twice, as they were charging 3x Bread and "salsas" (which... More 

1 Thank WKKK
Miami, Florida
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53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2015

I came here last year so I will not repeat myself on many of the restaurant attributes. All of its charm and service was still present. I want to add that the restaurant had a underground tunnel connecting to the Museo de Osma which I used. If you like steaks and you plan to visit the Museo de Osma afterwards,... More 

1 Thank Patricia M
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

The food and service great!!!, I would highly recommend if your looking to try out old school Peruvian rotecery chicken.

Thank Francisco A
Lima, Peru
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284 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Good choice if you want a change from Peruvian cooking. Not cheap. In a quiet side street behind the Osma museum (connected by a tunnel). there is a car park (Osma museum) 50 years away with security. A pretty house that has been converted to a smart restaurant with 2 medium sized eating areas and a large double height bar... More 

Thank 1anon
Miami, Florida
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53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

This is and old house turned to restaurant. It is very handicap friendly and their selection of steaks from anticuchos to filet, are amazing. It has the reputation to have one of the best pisco sours in Lima. My knowledge is not that vast, but he pisco were very good. Actually, for the duration on the lunch it wiped all... More 

Thank Patricia M
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128 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Really liked this place. The service was quite possibly the best in Lima. (Very attentive, without being overbearing). The three lovely salsas were all tasted homemade, rather than the usual you get everywhere and the meat really tasty and tender. We visited twice, both early evening so not necessary to book a table. Tucked away in a nice house building... More 

Thank MrandMrsNomad
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261 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2013

We are renting an apartment in Barranco for a month and are working our way through the local restaurants slowly but surely. This is the first one I have been tempted to review. A love Y building with great ambience. On a Friday night it was busy but not to busy. The service was the best we have experienced in... More 

Thank crellston
Lima, Peru
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364 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Great place for meat in a beautiful old house. It´s new location is by the Museo Pedro de Osma in Callao with plenty of parking. We had ribeye, salmon, chicken and lomo saltado and all of them were extraordinary. Very nice service. Would definitely go back.

Thank patriciaDubai
Lima, Peru
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483 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2012

A great steak restaurant. It has reopened afer more than 10 years , at a new place in Barranco, with parking facilities. Angus beef and great service.

Thank xochitl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Peruvian, International, Barbecue, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:30 - 04:30
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montero Rosas 121, Lima, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima

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