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The 3 Best Peruvian Restaurants In Kansas City

Updated: June 30, 2022

Pinging for Peruvian pollo a la brassa and black mint sauce? These are our top Peruvian eateries in Kansas City. We Found these Kansas City gems by analyzing top food publications and deferring to expert options and reviews. Start your meal with ceviche and pisco sour and end it with Peru’s famous Alfajores with layers of dulce de leche.

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Jarocho South

Mexican, $$, Martin CityMexican, $$Kansas City, Martin City
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Explore the 4 top spots in Kansas City's Martin City neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2019

Taqueria Mexico #1

Mexican, $, Westside SouthMexican, $Kansas City, Westside South
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Zócalo Mexican Cuisine & Tequileria

Mexican, $$, Country Club PlazaMexican, $$Kansas City, Country Club Plaza
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

Finding the right Peruvian restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 5301 restaurants, and 257 lists and articles from top sources like Hoodline. Don’t bother looking for Hoodline - Explore the 4 top spots in Kansas City's Martin City neighborhoodwe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Questions & answers

Jarocho, Jarocho South, and Taqueria Mexico #1 are the highest-rated Peruvian restaurants for take-out in Kansas City.

Jarocho, Jarocho South, and Taqueria Mexico #1 are the highest-rated Peruvian restaurants for a quick lunch in Kansas City.

Jarocho, Jarocho South, and Taqueria Mexico #1 are some of the highest-rated late-night Peruvian spots in Kansas City.

Zócalo Mexican Cuisine & Tequileria is a vegetarian-friendly Peruvian restaurant in Kansas City.

Jarocho South and Zócalo Mexican Cuisine & Tequileria are the highest-rated upscale restaurants for Peruvian cuisine in Kansas City.

Drink pairing tips

  • Riesling and crab curry


    Food with spicy flavors, like crab curry, should be paired with a white wine like Riesling if you want the most to be brought out of the flavors of the dish.

  • The perfect match for grilled sardine

    Experts often pair grilled sardine with a glass of Grüner Veltliner, a popular white wine.

Did you know?

  • Celebrating a love for seafood

    If you’re ever in The United States during October, be ready to celebrate National Seafood Month.

  • 110 pounds of seafood stick

    On March 23, 2005, Thailand’s Peruvian fans celebrated a new world record by the seafood stick, weighing 110 pounds.

  • October = Peruvian festival

    If you’re a big fan of Peruvian, then you should definitely consider visiting the Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festivale in California, The United States

Parking tips

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking, especially if you’re hungry or in a rush. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Peruvian spot.

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