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El Mochica

Bolivar 462 | Trujillo, Trujillo 3001, Peru
+51 44 293441
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cabrito” (8 reviews)
“ceviche” (16 reviews)
“goat” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bolivar 462 | Trujillo, Trujillo 3001, Peru
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by chance. You want to know some Spanish. Clean and large restaurant. Great coffee and food. The desserts are out of this world!

Thank GreenPapilio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a huge restaurant and we arrived when they had a function in one room. The chairs are covered with white so it looked a bit like we were gatecrashing a wedding. We at the pollo saltado and ceviche both were excellent. The staff...More

Thank meatja13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 4 of us were seated in a large, empty room with a very loud and annoying TV. After multiple requests they turned it down but 20 minutes later turned it back up. The service was a disaster. The food was mediocre. Maybe they were...More

Thank R A
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Spent a week in Northern Peru and this is defiitely a must visit when you are a foodie. When you get the menu, skip directly to the Creole Specialty page. Disfruta!!

Thank Sebastiaan O
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The service and food here was excellent. It's more of a high end restaurant. It was absolutely delicious I highly recommend it! Try their ceviches!

Thank LifestyleServices
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Our group had a dinner at El Mochico and concluded that this is one of the top 5 restaurants in Trujillo for the size, adequate privacy, and the quality of the food during the 4 trips I've had in the past. The grilled octopus is...More

Thank D K
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We expected much more of the place. No English speaking waitress. The food was mediocre for the best. The place looks nice, but too noisy with TVs

1  Thank ahva63
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We asked our guide for a recommendation and he told us about this place two blocks from our hotel. We said typical Northern Peru food and this place that's been around for many, many, years and it delivers. The menu is huge and as it...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Put a deposit down of 400 soles for an afternoon tea for 25 persons. due to floods and rain the Restaurant gave us a choose to "Cancel or Postpone" as it was a birthday we decided to cancel. I went back after the floods to...More

1  Thank Ana B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Our waiter was very nice. When we first came in the Maiter de tried to seat us in an area that was not air conditioned and when I complained he moved us. The selection of food is great, with lots of meat and chicken but...More

Thank carolee1231
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolivar 462 | Trujillo, Trujillo 3001, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  La Libertad Region  >  Trujillo
  • Phone Number: +51 44 293441
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