Anyone who has experienced the better parts of Lima Peru after dark has surely enjoyed the smells coming from the Anticuchos grilling around town. Anticuchos and Pancita are a favorite night street food around Lima. My favorite stands are the ones in the local areas you will know a good place when you see alot of the locals chowing down.
Anticucho is marinated beef heart thinly sliced served on bamboo sticks seared on a hot metal grill on top of mesquite wood. It is spiced as is the pancita or cows tripes seasoned in hot spice and grilled as well.
Sideds include papas and choclo if you are up for a completo. Copleto is s./8 and solo anticuchos go for s./5 for three sticks. Do not forget the add your own chile aji bar on the front of the carts. I pour the red hot ricotto aji all over my beef and the yellow aji for the papas. Kids can also enjoy as they usually have ponchas or hot dog on a stick grilled as well.
Anticuchos are popular night food in Lima after dark. You can find them in Alemeda Chabuca Granda or in Barranco near the bars. Most shopping districts surrounding the center of lima have lots of street vendors just look for the carts with anticucho pancita written on them and enjoy