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Tierra Peru

164 Essex Road | Islington, London N1 8LY, England
+44 20 7354 5586
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“ceviche” (92 reviews)
“lomo saltado” (26 reviews)
“beef heart” (7 reviews)
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Latin, South American, Peruvian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
164 Essex Road | Islington, London N1 8LY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely local Peruvian restaurant in Islington. The waiter was very friendly and welcoming. Ambience good with Peruvian music playing Food very tastey with good portions and med priced. Starters of chicken sweet corn with gorgeous green coriander sauce Mains famous Peruvian dish of rice beef...More

Thank Philjml
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to eat a very good peruvian food this is the plavce to go. Everything is very good. Cesar and his team are very nice. We will be back soon.

Thank CathyandManu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there a few times and enjoyed every visit. You could easily get a £8-£12 main and feel satisfied, but my last visit, my friend and I spent up to £75 and ate a ton of dishes just for two us, including anticuchos...More

Thank Maycita2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great experience at Tierra Peru. The service is perfect, very friendly as well as the atmosphere. Food was very tasty with a lot of different flavours... Just loved it! I highly recommend it and I will definitely go back again!

Thank Jessi-Kx
Ross J, Manager at Tierra Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jessi, we're so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your meal at Tierra Peru. We are a family owned restaurant and it was a pleasure to serve you.

Reviewed 9 March 2018

I loved my dinner until the last minute it lasted! The food was so tasty and rich in flavour as real Peruvian food is and the service was lovely. The dishes were great in size and nicely decorated. The best in London for me so...More

Thank Karen O
Ross J, Manager at Tierra Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Karen, thanks for the great review. We are really glad to hear how much you enjoyed your food. Hope to see you at Tierra Peru again soon!

Reviewed 5 March 2018

I went with four friends to this Peruvian restaurant and we had an extraordinary food and service experience. We asked pisco sour, pisco Lúcuma and a soft amazing drink called chicha morada. We ate ceviches, leche de tigre, causa limeña and a lovely dessert. The...More

Thank faaaguirrr
Ross J, Manager at Tierra Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review. It is good to hear how much you enjoyed your food and drinks. Hope to see you all back again very soon

Reviewed 27 February 2018

I went to celebrate my birthday there, we were 20 people including kids. The manager Ross and his stuff were great!, food amazing, service fantastic! I had a great birthday, Thanks Ross for everything that day!

1  Thank Peruana15
Ross J, Manager at Tierra Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So pleased to hear how much you enjoyed celebrating your birthday at Tierra Peru. It was a pleasure to have you all at Tierra Peru.

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant with my friends. I eat lomo saltado and arroz con mariscos and ice cream de lucuma. We drink rich pisco sour. I recommend this restaurant the best one I had in London.

Thank Eber J
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Arroz con Mariscos was really bad and even the Yucas Fritas are a Fake...Jalea is perfect and very tasty...Staff is very friendly, nice and very polite...

Thank Kenneth1999-2000
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, very friendly staff working. Definitely suggested if you want to eat some Peruvian food at a very good price.

Thank Andrew0785
Ross J, Manager at Tierra Peru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Andrew, very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal at Tierra Peru in London. We are two brothers from Peru who run it - so it was great to hear that you found it an authentic experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Essex Road | Islington, London N1 8LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7354 5586
  • E-mail
Traditional Peruvian food from the land of the Incas, served in a modern and relaxed atmosphere. Most authentic Peruvian restaurant in London. Nearest tube station Angel
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