Cholo Soy is an education in the simple pleasures of Peruvian food. Unlike more upscale Peruvian restaurants in town like La Mar, at Cholo Soy there's no printed menu, everything is $10, and the basic lunch counter offers the kind of no-frills atmosphere that reminds me of a market stand in Latin America. What you see here is what you get, and what you get is a great overview of Peruvian cuisine, and an experience that makes you feel grateful for a city with neighborhoods like the Mission, which support these small windows into... More >>>