Maido Cocina Nikkei, Lima, 4/21/16

Exterior
Exterior

A medium sized place located on the second floor of a modern corner building, Maido’s main decoration is long ropes dangling from the second floor ceiling. They make an interesting visual affect but also provide a sound buffering to an otherwise set of hard surfaces including lots of mirrors and an increasing volume of music as the night goes on. Upstairs is decorated with tons of framed write ups and accolades the chef and restaurant have obtained, which you can admire on your way to the bathroom. The restaurant offers a Peruvian-Japanese fusion style of food and we pre-ordered The Experience which is a 15 course menu. They also have a sushi bar with seats and a regular bar, but there were no seats by it. Service was a little spotty but friendly.   Continue reading