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164 Essex RoadShoreditchLondonN1 8LY
Tierra Peru is one of those hidden gems that are so exciting to find. I'm not an expert with Peruvian food but who cares, the food itself was great. I've been to more hip and cool Peruvian restaurants in town and haven't been too thrilled but Tierra Peru was definitely the best.
Located half way along Essex Road, just far enough from the main drag of Upper St but also very easy to reach from...more
Now, I am secretly South American and anyone who knows me, knows this about me. Needless to say, I loves me some solid Peruvian food ( Colombians, no frownies here) so when I tried Tierra Peru for the first time, I totes loved it hardcore. I mean it - the place is innovative, well kept, and serves delicious food that's a solid mix between traditional, slow cooked, flavoursome nosh...more
We had lower expectations based on some negative Yelp reviews, but these reviews seemed a bit dated and we wanted to try the restaurant for ourselves. Wow are we glad we did -- we had an amazing meal here! This is the best and most authentic Peruvian restaurant we've been to in London. We started with the traditional cerviche, which was zesty, piquant, and the crunchcorn kernels gave it...more
I'm writing this update after it being almost 2 years since my initial review. I really hate writing bad reviews but man... I just have to tell you the tale of when I almost murdered a waiter.
let me just say that I have always loved my memory of this place and have talked this place up A LOT even to strangers while sitting at other peruvian restaurants. Yes. I was gaga for this place. I was...more
I had high hopes before I visited Tierra Peru, as I've only been to a Peruvian restaurant once before and I loved the food. I used a Groupon voucher for a 7-course tasting menu. I would describe the food as Peruvian tapas rather than a 7-course tasting menu though, as the 6 savoury dishes all arrived at the same time. They were beautifully arranged in individual dishes that came on a wooden...more