Naturista El Arbolito

Overall rating: 4.0 stars 2 Reviews
Serving local, home-style Peruvian food. Uses faux meat (soy & gluten), bread, menú económico options served with mixed salad, vegetarian ceviche, arroz integral (whole grain rice), lomo saltado. Busy at meal time.Under current ownership since April 2012. Located 1 block from Universidad Católica. Price: Inexpensive more-less
Ovo, Lacto, Peruvian, Juice bar, Salad bar, Take-out
Avenida Universitaria, 1757
Lima, Peru
+5115648102
Now Open

Mon-Fri 9:00am-9:00pm, Sat 9:00am-5:00pm

more-less
  • Outdoor seating
  • Wheelchair accessible
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First Review by strawberry476
maynard7
maynard7
  • mostly-vegetarian
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Good food, nice atmosphere

4
Posted on 05 / 04 / 2015

Overall this place was pretty good. It´s near a university, so there are lots of students at lunch time. You should arrive by 100pm to assure yourself of a seat. They do have dairy and eggs in some dishes, but many things are vegan. As of May 2015, the meal of the day is 10 soles. There were 3 choices for the appetizer, then 2 choices for the main plate, and it came with bread, drink and dessert. There is also a full menu you can order from if the meal of the day doesn't appeal to you. The food was good and basic; similar to other veggie places in town. They also give a choice of white or whole grain rice, but there was too much rice on the plate and not enough veggies, in my opinion. You can sit inside, or outside under a canopy. Recommended if you are going to be in the San Miguel neighborhood, but I wouldn't make a special trip from other parts of town.

Pros: Brown rice, Good salad, Good flavor overall
strawberry476
strawberry476
  • vegetarian
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+27

solid food

4
Posted on 08 / 25 / 2010

I was pleasantly surprised to see a lot of locals hanging out here; surprising as most peruvians are not vegetarians. Food was good, I especially liked the tamalito.
The only problem was it was out of the way in terms of a tourist destination though a taxi was easy enough to take...

Pros: good food, friendly staff
Cons: out of the way

 

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Last updated: 2015/05/05

 

Added: 2010/04/14

 

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