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Restaurante El Batan

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Panamericana Sur Km. 197. 5, Chincha Alta 11702, Peru
+51 56 261967
08:00 - 18:00
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travel to Peru twice a year and was excited to visit this restaurant based on many positive reviews. However, the only memory I am taking back with me is disappointment. If the food itself was just OK. The service in this place, however, is a total mess even by Peruvian standards. First of all no one greets you when... More 

Thank Egoetrexmeus
Lima, Peru
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This restaurant you can find all types of food... but prepared very very good !! The seasoning is perfect. They prepare scrambled eggs deliciously !!

Thank Hermesleojr14
Brasilia, DF
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If you have a chance to stop in chincha to eat, you can go to el Batan, very good restaurant, I've eaten there, shrimp risoto, ceviche, also in the bakery that its next-door to the restaurant you will have very good options, for dessert or snacks, Regards, Alex.

Thank acastillov
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We went for Lunch to this place and they have one of the best ceviche in Peru. They use Halibut for the fish ceviche and the seafood ceviche is great too. Order the ceviche as an appetizer. We order as a main dish Lenguado con chalaca de Aguacate this is Sole Fish with Avocado Salad. The othe main dish was... More 

Thank jfperez
Lima, Peru
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The plates were huge! So maybe you wanna share. I ordered an appetizer for lunch, grilled octopus.. Very tasty. My family ordered fish, lasagna, chicken, and all plates were amazing. A bit o er prized though. The chupe de camarones was 70 soles. And most plates were between 30 and 50 soles. The place was nice and good service. Worth... More 

Thank lorrrein
Toronto, Canada
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72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

El Batan is by the side of the busy and smoggy Panamerican Hwy on the side of a gas station, however it's no truck stop diner. It is a nice, clean, family friendly establishment serving a variety of local and peruvian dishes, fresh catch of the day fish and many different preparations. Overall a great and safe lunch choice in... More 

Thank Roy R
Bourne, United Kingdom
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476 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised when I was taken here thinking there wouldn't be much to offer in the area. Good selection of food, including deserts and have an English menu

Thank Aimee S
Limassol, Cyprus
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89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We did not have food, but only picked up some snacks... which were fantastically delicious. Best empanadas de espárragos (asparagus) and alcachofa (artichoke) we've tasted in the country! Highly recommended.

Thank outlaws_2000
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped at the have way point from Lima to Ica. We learned of a winery which we visited before continuing on to our destination. Food was amazing and reasonably priced as well.

Thank Damaris A
lima, Peru
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91 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Excellent food in this restaurant which is aside a fuel station. It is very big and have a very good staff. Attention to the passengers is very quick and good. All the dishes are great. Try "Chupe de Camarones" one of the best in Peru.

Thank Cecilia D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Panamericana Sur Km. 197. 5, Chincha Alta 11702, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Ica Region  >  Chincha Alta
  • Phone Number: +51 56 261967

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?