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¡CARAMBA! (394 Pacific, at Dundas West, 416-604-4844) At this superb Peruvian spot, substantial mains are big enough for two. Best: Potpourri -- skewers of grilled chicken breast and beef heart alongside grilled shrimp, sauteed calamari, tripe strips and turbot fillet served with cold sliced spuds; Plato Caramba -- an 8-ounce grilled T-bone topped with two fried eggs and sided with spicy chorizo; cool things down with dessert Empanadas de Platano, sweet deep-fried plantains stuffed with soothing rice-pudding puree. Complete dinners for $30 per person ($12 at lunch or brunch), including all taxes, tip and a glass of wine. Open Tuesday to Saturday 11:30 am to 11 pm, Sunday 10 am to 10 pm. Closed Monday. Fully licensed. Access: barrier-free, washrooms in basement. Rating: NNN