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La Limena

765 Rockville Pike, Ste A, Rockville, MD 20852-1148
+1 301-424-8066
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (47 reviews)
“lomo saltado” (18 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
765 Rockville Pike, Ste A, Rockville, MD 20852-1148
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by around 1:30 on a Friday to this restaurant that is known for Peruvian and a few Cuban selections. For an appetizer we had Papa Huancaina ($7.25 cold potato dish) which was good. Our entrees included Pollo Saltado ($12.95 chicken dish) and Picante de...More

Thank peacemer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am really enjoying the new location of La Limena - it's elegant, spacious, with a delicious menu and a wonderful staff. I returned a few weeks ago with my friend - when we decided to have lunch again we both just wanted to go...More

Thank HistoryLover2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great restaurant that gets very busy, but is always worth the wait. They also have a second location just down the street.

Thank glenlowfi
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

My family has long enjoyed their Peruvian chicken. The newer restaurant offers delicious delicacies.

Thank josephci
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We have been going to La Limeña since they first opened. Our favorite Rockville restaurant. From comfort food like Chupa de Camarones or Papas Huancaina to delicious peruvian rotisserie chicken and Cuban specialties like ropa vieha our mouths are always delighted. Don't forget to order...More

1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went to La Limena twice in one week: first for business then for fun. The restaurant was packed both nights and for good reason. Delicious food, great cocktails, reasonable prices for the DC area. Service was a little slow, but to be expected with that...More

Thank Jesse T
Reviewed 24 September 2017

As my wife is from Peru we have been here more than a few times. Today with her and son & daughter I got the quarter chicken white... I was a bit dismayed to see about 25-30 cooked chickens piled up in the display case...More

Thank mm0160
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We have heard lots of good things about this place so we finally went. The food was excellent. The service was very good. They don't take reservations so there is always a crowd at the door. We want to go back and try the new...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, interesting food - Peruvian and Cuban-- in a pleasant room. Excellent service. Reasonably priced. Doesn't take reservations but the line moves pretty quickly. Many family groups, but noise level always moderate. A neighborhood gem.

Thank PhyllisRockville
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This place is seriously amazing. The food and service is outstanding. Luckily we live close by. Ceviche is to die for. And the ropa vieja... yum!!

Thank Kirsy1
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Smart money says you trust the chef and don't move them off what they cook.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Rockville Pike, Ste A, Rockville, MD 20852-1148
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-424-8066
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