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El Rocoto

1356 W Artesia Blvd, Gardena, CA 90248-3370
+1 310-768-8768
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (6 reviews)
“anticuchos” (3 reviews)
“beef heart” (3 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
1356 W Artesia Blvd, Gardena, CA 90248-3370
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is a must stop and try place. For appetizers we had Anticucho (beef heart), fried Yuca, ceviche de pescado, and papa la Huaincaina. All delicious. Then a must is the Lomo Saltado and Chupe de Camarón (shrimp soup, Peruvian style). Anything you get is...More

Thank Victor U
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We've been here many times. My family ordered: "Beef steak a lo pobre": WOW! nothing poor about this plate, it was generously served! Lots of tasty ingredients. "Tallarin verde con carne" (pasta with Peruvian pesto sauce and a beef steak): great flavors and they also...More

Thank Bea4trips
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Went with my Peruvian dad for lunch last week. Excellent ceviche and anticuchos. Wonderful service as well. Would absolutely go back.

Thank Danielle K
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I would give it a 3 1/2 star since I think I had better Peruvian food in LB and other areas. The place is super clean and the service is very good. I had mariscos salteado. My friend had aji de gallina and my other...More

2  Thank Figueroas3
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The taste is unique and fresh. For those who are picky and have discerning taste. Intense flavors. I love this place. It's my husbands favorite place.

Thank Esther K
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Customer service is not something I have come to expect at a Peruvian restaurant. And after a 10 minutes wait to even be greeted they started off like all the other Peruvian restaurants. However after putting my patient pant on, we ordered. And the food...More

Thank Victor U
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I had the Arroz con mariscos (rice with sea food) this time, and was delicious! Love this place. I've been there several times with coworkers.

Thank Lia G
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The cebiche platter was a wonderful way to start! The mixture of crisp tastes and textures made this dish special (nothing like the overly cured, limp ceviche you may find elsewhere.) Our party had seafood, beef and chicken dishes that were all extraordinary. I think...More

Thank macrag
Reviewed 22 September 2016

My eyes were bigger than my belly! The ceviche sampler has 4 different varieties of ceviche that were delicious. But the piece de resistance was the Parihuela Salvaje! Try it, you won't regret it... think creamy, smoky seafood soup.

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Food was great and the service was good. They were packed for lunch but we got our food fast. Not an inexpensive lunch. But well worth it. I would just not go there every day.

Thank John A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1356 W Artesia Blvd, Gardena, CA 90248-3370
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-768-8768
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