If you are visiting Piura, and you are a food lover, or are interested in learning more about Peruvian cuisine, then this blog is for you. Take note of the following restaurants that you should not miss during your stay in the “City of the eternal heat”.
La Tomasita Restaurant
La Tomasita is located 3 blocks from Piura’s main square, on Tacna Street. Its specialty of Peruvian dishes will delight even the most demanding palates. “Seco de Cabrito” and its famous ceviche are among their specialties.
You will find them on the corner of San Ramon and Andres Avelino Caceres Avenue, a few steps from Tierra Viva Piura. They offer a varied menu of fusion food, meat, pasta, and seafood, prepared with the best local fruits and vegetables. You can also enjoy of the many cocktails that are offer at their bar.
Located only 10 kilometers from the city of Piura, the town of Catacaos is located, known for its gastronomy and handicrafts. If you have reached this iconic town in Piura, you must visit Cevicheria Pedrito, where you will try a delicious ceviche, considered as the best in Peru by the renowned chef Gaston Acurio.
And to enjoy a delicious desert, you can visit El Chalan, a tradicional ice cream shop located in the Main Square. Its name provides from the typical clothing of the city, which is worn by its staff. This brand has more than 4 decades pleasing their customers with many flavors of local fruits.