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El Rocoto

Latin American Restaurant and South American Restaurant$$$$
Los Angeles
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7.6/10
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  • Rob T.
    "Excellent Peruvian food."(5 Tips)
    Karina A.
    "The saltado de pollo was eh"(2 Tips)
    Salvador A.
    "Try the arroz con mariscos and the Ceviche mixto"(2 Tips)
    Daniel F.
    "Try their Ceviche de pescado."(3 Tips)
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  • seafood
  • good service
  • mariscos
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  • Daniel F.
    Daniel FloresOctober 11, 2014
    A lil up scale Peruvian restaurant it is a bit pricey. El Rocoto is the way to go over don mario, pollo inca. Food is tasteful service is usually acceptable. Try their Ceviche de pescado.
  • Sean C.
    Sean CJanuary 20
    Awesome Peruvian food. Good customer service. Stays packed at lunch time so arrive early to avoid crowds
  • Tony M.
    Tony MasciottiDecember 10, 2013
    Got to try La Malaya is a great dish. My new favorite
  • Ivy C.
    Ivy ChanDecember 19, 2015
    Amazing food can't go wrong with anything. Perfect for a seafood lover.
  • Erli D.
    Erli DiosesSeptember 14, 2012
    Carne a lo pobre is very similar to bistek a lo pobre, but with a rib eye steak instead of a flat bistek.
  • Salvador A.
    Try the arroz con mariscos and the Ceviche mixto
  • Steve P.
    Steve PerezOctober 25, 2013
    Amazing food ! You must try pescado a lo macho
  • Rhongster
    RhongsterJuly 12, 2010
    Can't go wrong with the Lomo Saltado. The portions are huge so be hungry - leave happy.
  • Louis F.
    Louis FrayserMay 16, 2014
    Great for lunch. Good food, good service.
  • Jeri W.
    Jeri WilsonFebruary 26, 2013
    Great food even my picky 15 year old likes it
  • Luis Y.
    Luis YatacoMay 13, 2015
    The new fusion plates and the classics
  • Karina A.
    Karina AFebruary 16, 2014
    Don't seat at the table by the door. Too crowded by the door. The saltado de pollo was eh
  • Stacey~Marie
    Stacey~MarieJuly 2, 2015
    The best Peruvian joint around!
  • JJ G.
    JJ GApril 6, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Saltado de Pollo, every time.
  • Ron
    RonOctober 10, 2016
    Fantastic selection of cebiche!
  • Pamela H.
    Pamela HenryApril 1, 2010
    This place used to be one of my favorite places to eat Peruvian..........such a dissapointment now in both the food and wait staff.
  • Louis F.
    Louis FrayserAugust 22, 2011
    I like Saltado de Mariscos
  • Rob T.
    Rob TenMay 21, 2013
    Excellent Peruvian food.
  • Mark S.
    Mark SchumakerFebruary 17, 2015
    Ceviche is good!
  • Daniel C.
    Daniel CarlosOctober 16, 2010
    Cerritos is better, but I've noticed a wider selection at this one.
  • Erli D.
    Erli DiosesJanuary 29, 2011
    Bistek a lo pobre is really good!
  • Sñr. e.
    Sñr. eFéMarch 14, 2011
    Get here in time for the nightly sacrifice.
  • Ariel O.
    Ariel OandasanMay 10, 2010
    Food us good but the service is lousy. I'd rather go to the one in Cerritos
  • Geovanna B.
    Geovanna BenvenutoDecember 26, 2014
    Helado de lucuma!
  • N G.
    N GameroDecember 20, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    POLLO saltado
  • Mai Q.
    Mai Q.April 23
    Servicio rápido pero eso sigue sin hacerme fan de la comida peruana. La suprema empanizada tenía mucha grasa.
  • Majo M.
    Majo MtzOctober 12, 2015
    Buena opción de comida peruana en LA
  • Nuggs
    NuggsDecember 24, 2011
    Pan con chicharon!!!!
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