Trujillo restaurants

Top Choice Peruvian in Trujillo

Mar Picante

This hugely popular place has recently undergone an overhaul and is now all polished concrete and industrial metal beams, but the food remains outrageously good. If you come to Trujillo without sampling its ceviche …
Top Choice Peruvian in Trujillo

El Celler de Cler

This atmospheric spot is the only place in Trujillo to enjoy dinner (coupled with an amazing cocktail) on a 2nd-floor balcony – the wraparound number dates to the early 19th century. The food is upscale, featuring p…
Sandwiches in Trujillo

Jugería San Augustín

You can spot this place by the near-constant lines snaking around the corner in summer as locals queue for the drool-inducing juices. But don’t leave it at that. The chicken and lechón (suckling pig) sandwiches, sla…
Peruvian in Trujillo

El Mochica

With bow-tied waiters and art scattered throughout, this place is aiming for high end, but the fancy seat covers and tablecloths thrown over plastic tables with cardboard taped to the bottom make it feel like a cut-…
Peruvian in Trujillo

Restaurant Demarco

An elegant choice, with veteran cummerbund-bound waiters who fawn over you like in the 1940s, this tableclothed classic offers a long list of sophisticated meat and seafood dishes, along with good-value lunch specia…
Peruvian in Trujillo

Casona Deza

Expect excellent espresso, house-made desserts and tasty pizzas and pasta, often sourced organically, at this spacious, atmospheric cafe that occupies one of the city’s most fiercely preserved colonial homes.
Desserts in Trujillo

Dulceria San Martín

This simple family-run affair pulls a crowd for its traditional local desserts, including mazamorra (made from boiled purple corn with dried fruits), crema volteada, tres leches, arroz zambito (a mix of cooked rice …
Health Food in Trujillo

Patio Rojo

You wouldn't expect to find it in this part of town, but this hip, healthy cafe serves great snacks, sandwiches, main meals and desserts with plenty of vegan options. If the sun is out, pull up a chair in the pleasa…
Peruvian in Trujillo

Restaurant Romano

This place has been around since 1951, so you know it's been doing something right. Whipping up a decent espresso, as well as breakfast, snacks and meals all day, the Romano is one of the most popular eateries in to…
Italian in Trujillo

Aldente Trattoria

For a break from Peruvian fare, head to this bright, modern bistro that smells like real Italian food from the moment you walk in. The small menu features mainly pasta and pizzas, but there are also a couple of beef…