Top things to do in Chiclayo

Top Choice Peruvian in Chiclayo

Cafe 900

Live music, slowly spinning ceiling fans, exposed wood and adobe that connects you with the elements are the hallmarks of the best bar-cafe-restaurant in Chiclayo. It's certainly tops on ambience, and the food is si…
Peruvian in Chiclayo

Fiesta Chiclayo Gourmet

Few things are as satisfying as scraping those last bits of slightly charred rice off the bottom of an iron-clad pan and savoring all that’s great about a rice dish such as arroz con pato a la chiclayana, made here …
Seafood in Chiclayo

El Pescador

This little locals' secret packs in the droves for outstanding seafood and regional dishes at fantastic prices. The ceviches are every bit as good as places charging double or even triple the price, and weekend spec…
Market in Chiclayo

Mercado Modelo

This is one of Peru’s most interesting markets, sprawling over several blocks. Most notable for tourists is the mercado de brujos (witch doctors’ market) in the southwest corner. This area is a one-stop shop for bru…
Peruvian in Chiclayo

Restaurant Romana

This popular place serves a bunch of different dishes, all of them local favorites. If you’re feeling brave, try the chirimpico for breakfast – it’s stewed goat tripe and organs and is guaranteed to either cure a ha…
Burgers in Chiclayo

Mi Tia

Lines run deep at this no-frills Peruvian haunt, where the burger stand draws legions of céntimo pinchers for burgers and sandwiches that are practically free if you take them away. Inside, sandwiches are pricier (S…
Club in Chiclayo

Magno

Look no further than this happening entertainment complex for a one-stop night out where locals stagger between three bars and two clubs without having to leave the premises. Begin the night in the open-air Zamba ba…
Peruvian in Chiclayo

Cevicheria Pez Chevere

This busy corner ceviche bar serves cheap, fresh and fast ceviche and seafood rice dishes to hordes of local office workers. Seating is limited to bar stools at shared benches, so you'll get to ogle the diners in fr…
Cafe in Chiclayo

Javier Velasco Cafe

Finding a decent mug of java in Chiclayo can be a mission, so this little corner cafe is a real treat. It serves all kinds of hot and cold beverages made with gourmet Peruvian beans. It even sells bags of beans to t…
Ice Cream in Chiclayo

Copo Artisan

If you don't fancy the nasty industrial 'ice cream' sold from kiosks and on street corners all over the city, head to this friendly parlor a couple of blocks from the Plaza de Armas. It has a wide selection of flavo…