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Amazon Bistro

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Malecon Tarapaca 268, Iquitos 16000, Peru
+51 65 600785
Today
06:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 02:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The burgers were tasty and not too big. They had an electronic menu in 3 languages which made it easy to order. The menu was reasonably priced and the restaurant has great ambiance. What more could you want?

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Thank Rossana C
England
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely to sit outside as there are a few tables on the pavement. The portions were very generous. Especially loved the doncella fish dish. Nice service.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Had the urge for a cheeseburger, these folks came thru for me. Great people watching along the malecon. They say there are Belgium beers, maybe so, but I didn't see them.

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Thank CFEIII
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

In the last two years this has become my favourite place to eat in Iquitos: breakfast, lunch or dinner. There is a good range with a sort of French/Belgium bistro feel.

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Thank Neilsnotworking
London, United Kingdom
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259 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Excellent location on the malecon (preferred spot for the 'gringo' bars in Iquitos) the Amazon Bistro is nicely furnished/decorated over two floors (upstairs is hotter) and has a good screen downstairs to watch sports and other programmes. There is a pretty unique menu for this town (smoked salmon club sandwich anyone ?) which doesn't always deliver quite as advertised but... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

They have a good international selection and the place itself is wonderful, service is good. We went there twice, but boy, the spaghetti and meatball at the second visit was... I must say, really not that great. The burger I think was the safest choice. There were couple other dishes that were ok. I think it was the sausage with... More 

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Thank Noora K
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85 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is personally mine and many of my friends favorite place to eat in Iquitos. You can get a good, actual coffee. The food is more expensive but it tastes great. There is also upstairs and outdoor seating options. Very clean. There's also a cat that comes and hangs out with you (or steals your seat to nap in).

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Thank Robert N
Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Calme place with delicious food. You can choose international food and have a great calme relax time seeing the river (second floor).

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Thank Yalu09
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I waited over half an hour for a crappy, dry burger on a stale bun and then another 5 minutes for ketchup to make the stale, dry fries palatable. Disappointed.

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Thank Jude A
Iquitos, Peru
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Great place offering breakfast, lunch and dinner. Great service also has limited outdoor seating. Nice ambience. Real expresso - a hard thing to find in Iquitos. I especially like the American breakfast with an omelette with cheese, ham mushrooms on onions served with fresh baguette toast. For lunch or dinner the Campesino Burger with cheese and bacon including a side... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Cuisine
French, Peruvian, Bar, Cafe, European, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 02:00
Monday
06:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 01:00
Thursday
06:00 - 01:00
Friday
06:00 - 02:00
Saturday
06:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malecon Tarapaca 268, Iquitos 16000, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Loreto Region  >  Iquitos
  • Phone Number: +51 65 600785
Description
House made bread. Breakfast, sandwiches. Real expresso. Argentine beef. Salmon and tuna steaks. Belgian Chocolate. French Wines. French Champagne. In an old style café de Paris in Iquitos ! Open from 6:00 am to late at night.WiFi

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