Enjoy a romantic meal of the Peruvian cow heart kebabs called anticuchos at Lima Limon. Let's face it. The tried-and-true methods of celebrating Valentine's Day have outlived their usefulness. A romantic restaurant? Forget it. The prices have been jacked up for awful prix fixe dinners, featur ... More >>
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The turmeric-laced tripe stew at Lima Limon Peruvian newcomer Lima Limon offers the usual range of variety meats seen in Peruvian restaurants. There are anticuchos, flame-grilled kebabs of veal heart, served with potatoes, a choclo of corn with outsize kernels, and a fiery red cilantro hot s ... More >>