Our quests continue, this time the protagonist is Peruvians’ favorite grilled chicken. In this new poll among our readers, we want to know not only why they like it, but also what are the best places to visit in Lima. We received over 450 comments on Provecho’s Instagram and after reading each one, we have a list of the 10 most mentioned restaurants and restaurants that serve the best chicken.
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1. Where is Walter
The Donde Walter wood-fired chicken most popular among Provecho followers has a story behind it. Don Walter first created his recipe for family and friends over 40 years ago, but it was adopted in 2005. He decided to open his first restaurant. Chicken prices vary: 26.90 soles for 1/4, 43.90 soles for 1/2 and 73.90 soles for one chicken, all options include fries and salad.
Address: Calle Los Olivos 738, Chaclacayo / Jiron Risso 439, Lince / Calle José Santos Chocano 167, Santa Clara / Av. Caminos del Inca 1478, Surco
2. Villa Chicken
A chain of chicken restaurants has won the hearts and stomachs of our patrons, Villa Chicken, whose offering is wood-fired chicken with French fries and fresh or cooked salad. Prices vary by portion, 25.90 for 1/4 soles, 42.90 1/2 soles and 75.90 soles for a chicken.
Address: Lima, Ica and Tarapoto.
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3. Bolivar chickens
Having only been in Lima for two years, Pollos Bolivar has become a favorite with many of our readers; However, they are not new to the business, and the people of Trujillo have been enjoying their recipe for over 50 years. 1/8 of a chicken sells from 9.90 soles to 59.90 soles a chicken.
Address: Ignacio Merino 2487, Lince
The seven Bolivaro locations in Lima have made their grilled chicken reach several districts and are visited for their different promotions. A quarter chicken costs 19.90 soles, a half chicken costs 35.90 soles and a chicken costs 59.90 soles. All of these options come with a salad and french fries.
Address: Av. Canada 3704, San Luis / Calle Las Cascadas 349, La Molina / Av. Bolívar 1274, Pueblo Libre / Av. La Marina 3531, San Miguel / Primavera 1469 Store 2, Surco / Av. 3 Aviacile Narciso de la Colina 155, Miraflores.
5. Don Belisario
“We love grilled chicken”, is how Dan Belisario presents himself, a chicken chain that offers its characteristic recipe with different garnishes. In addition to Lima, it has stores in Cusco, La Libertad and Buera. Their prices range from 25.90 soles (1/4 chicken) to 74.90 soles (one chicken).
Address: Av. Benavides with Alcanfores, Miraflores / Av. Mariscal Oscar R. Benavides 3866, Bellavista / Av. Aviación (Plaza Vea Óvalo Higuereta) / Av. Universitaria with Calle Urubamba, San Miguel / Av. Larco. Tomás Valle with Panamericana Norte, Independencia (Plaza Norte Shopping Center) / Av. Nicolas Ayllon 4770, Ate (Real Plaza Puruchuco) / Avenida Alfredo Mendiola 7042, San Martín de Porres / Av. Salavery / Av. 270
6. Monte Rico Farm
In addition to the Lomo Saltado, which was the best in our last survey, the restaurant also has a wood-fired chicken that will convince even the most demanding diners. A quarter chicken costs 28 soles and a half chicken costs 44 soles, both portions include potato and salad.
Address: Av. Los Constructors 951
7. Don Ditto
A grilled chicken that is a tradition for many Lima families, Don Tito earned a name and a place at the table with his recipe, which is perfectly cooked and filled with a crispy golden brown. A leg chicken is priced at 28.90 soles, a half chicken at 45.90 soles and a chicken at 80.90 feet.
Address: Av. La Marina 2125, San Miguel / Av. Aviación 3096, San Borja / Av. Flora Tristán 434, La Molina / Av. Benavides 4592, Surco / Av. 28 de Julio 1071, Miraflores
It started as a dark kitchen and then they decided to open a shop in Miraflores. Thus, Mitsuharu ‘Micha’ Tsumura and César Choy set out to conquer new ground with Tori. The grilled chicken is offered in two ways, the ‘Trio Ba D’ priced from 29.50 soles to 79.90 soles and the ‘Perfect Duo’ priced at 26.50 soles and 65.90 soles.
Address: José Galvez 390, Miraflores
9. Cousins Chicken Bar
Grilled Chicken Specialists also joins the list of “Provecho Readers’ Favorites.” At Primo’s Chicken Bar you can find a leg chicken for 31 or 33 soles, a half chicken for 49 soles and a chicken for 94 soles.
Address: Av. Conquistadores 201, San Isidro / Av. Armendariz 546, Miraflores / Av. Javier Prado Este 5510, La Molina / Boulevard de Asia Km 97.5, Asia
10. Chicken Brothers
With three years of service, Chicken Bros. is a favorite among Provecho readers, ranking 10th. Offerings include traditional grilled chicken with fries, house-made mayonnaise and chicken chili.
Address: Grau 653, Magdalena