For the last six years, Peru has been named as the World's Leading Culinary Destination by the World Travel Awards. It is home to world-class restaurants such as Central, Maido, and Astrid y Gastón. Peruvian chefs are at the cutting-edge of world cuisine and have been featured in various media outlets including Virgilio Martinez on Netflix's Chef's Table.
"While Lima’s reputation has steadily grown to see it become one of the world’s greatest dining cities, so too has that of the chef leading a new generation of Peruvian cooks. Virgilio Martínez has helped propel Peru’s status as a foodie destination to new heights..."