El Anzuelo Fino Restaurant

98-01 Jamaica Ave.
Jamaica, NY 11421
718-846-0909
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El Anzuelo Fino Restaurant +

Cary Conover

Details

  • Sun 9am-1am, Mon-Thu 11am-1am, Fri 11am-2am, Sat 9am-2am
  • $$
  • Delivery
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Not Necessary
Translated as "The Fine Fishhook," this is a classic Peruvian cevicheria, and the onion-laced ceviche mixto is a wonder of tart, fresh, marinated seafood, including clams, mussels, shrimp, squid, and corvine-the firm-fleshed national fish of Peru. Equally good is pulpo al olivio: a dense heap of octopus tentacles dressed with a purplish olive mayo. Seafood excels at this comfortable redoubt under the J tracks, but you can also find Andean delicacies as well, including papas a la Huancaina and papas a la Ocopa (respectively, boiled potatoes with cheese and peanut sauces). Don't miss the goat shank swimming in cilantro gravy.

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