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Barranco

€€ - €€€Peruvian, Spanish,
3596 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3829
+1 925-298-5668
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cebiche” (6 reviews)
“empanadas” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Spanish, Central American, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3596 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3829
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s always about Peruvian food! Well, wether you’re a Jan Brady fan there is good reason that it’s all about Peruvian food. The staff are so amazing and I swear they need to build out stadium seating in front of the chefs. We came in,...More

Thank kingthos
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pricey, noisy, very popular by locals, tasty food, not so great deserts. Good for small groups, cozy veranda tables.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Barranco is in downtown Lafayette and the building has both indoor and outdoor seating. The food is Peruvian - they have ceviche, empanadas, papas bravas, and many other typical Peruvian foods like Lomo Saltado and Pulpo (Octopus). We had the ceviche tasting which was excellent...More

Thank stevedV5683TK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this Peruvian restaurant and it was terrific! Their “Antocucho” was probably the best pork belly I’ve ever had, cooked perfectly and seasoned well. Looks spicy but it’s not “hot”. The Peruvian potato salad was different from any I’ve had before, if you have a...More

Thank GE3-95037
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant earlier this year. I had a great experience. Unfortunately, my last visited wasn't nearly as good. It was average at best. The food quality has declined and the service along with it. I contacted the restaurant directly and they didn't even...More

Thank Jay K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After tasting the food here I want to go to Peru and keep eating! I actually had to stop myself. We tried the Papa Huancaina, never had potatoes like this the sauces were amazing. Also the pork belly anticucho had such great smoky flavor, mmmm!...More

Thank 7sHeaven
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Set on the main drag of Lafayette, this is a welcome addition to the local restaurant scene. Limited menu items, but tasty traditional dishes of Peru. Our snapper cebiche was good, not great. The corn cheese empanada and lomo saltado were delicious. Nice casual setting...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We have been twice. Once by ourselves for lunch, once with another couple for dinner. Lunch is only served Thurs to Sunday and is labeled brunch. But it can be lunch. We ate on the patio both times. The patio faces the street and has...More

Thank sascrat
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The service is uneven (some waiters are stellar and some are bad), but the food is always flavorful and freshly prepared. We've been going at least once a month since they opened and still have many things on the menu that we still need to...More

Thank Don N
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

The cebiche (as spelled on the menu) was pretty good, but the rest of our meal wasn’t anything special. The kitchen also closes fairly early, but that seems to be pretty normal for the area.

Thank DeeJayGee
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  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3596 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3829
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-298-5668
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