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Micaela Bastidas 154, Mancora, Peru
+51 73 516115
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We ordered the big portion rice with sea food for 2 people and it was very delicious! The sea food was very generous.

Thank Sam_125250
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

The food, dont miss the Parihuela, cebiche and jalea. Awesome place to eat like a god in Mancora. Of course, prices are the best.

Thank Jcendales
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

We came for the conchas negras... but they were out. But their ceviche de mero was the best ceviche my girlfriend and I had in Peru. The quality of the fish was excellent, and the food it was served with was delicious too. The only reason I didn't give it a full 5 point rating: We got a delicious dish... More 

Thank Ai P
Lake Placid, Florida
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2013

Excellent seafood at a good price, just off the main drag away from the beach. Lizbeth y Lizbeth (must be sisters or Very close friends) will take good care of you. S25 with large Brahma.......

1 Thank Sevaman99
Arlington, Virginia
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2012

We all had different seafood dishes and liked them. Although one person said their ceviche was "overcooked" - in that they let it sit in the lime juice too long. This place had been recommended to us by a local of Piura. The best was probably the ceviche de mero. The service was very slow and we waited more than... More 

Thank EliViaja
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2012

The food was good, food did not come all at once. There were food that came an hour later than others. That was the main complain not only in our table. They run out of water so the bathrooms were not clean and the dishes were not cleaned properly.

Thank mamavero
Salt Lake City, Utah
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2012

We ate at all of the top restaurants here and this was our favorite. This is where the Peruvians eat, it is not a tourist joint. We ordered black oyster ceviche, fried Mero fish and lobster with the seafood salsa; all of these dishes were amazing. I feel confident saying that you could pick any dish and it would be... More 

Thank JaredSnowPeru
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2012

This is a cevicheria, so basically you need to like fish or seafood! The food was delicious and portions were generous. We had just one ´menu´ between myself and my wife and were satisfied. The 'menu's' are a set meal, with a choice or 2 or 3 starters and 3 or 4 mains, for just 20 soles (less than £5).... More 

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New York
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2011

We were recommended to try this restaurant by a local. At this point in the day, we were hungry and tired and we had no other option as we had just arrived to Mancora. The food was surprisingly very good. My husband had Peruvian rice with seafood (calamari, shrimp, octopus) and I had the steamed lobster with rice. The value... More 

1 Thank talphil
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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98 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2011

My chilean girlfriend and I ate at Las Gemelitas during our week long vacation in Mancora. By the way, I'm a gringo. We are huge peruvian food enthusiasts and wanted to find awesome peruvian food in Mancora. For starters we ate cebiche mixto which was good, but not spectacular. The seafood really did not taste fresh. For our main course... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Peruvian, Seafood, Latin, Spanish
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  • Address: Micaela Bastidas 154, Mancora, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Piura Region  >  Mancora
  • Phone Number: +51 73 516115

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