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“Decent atmosphere but boring food”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of El Sitio

El Sitio
Ranked #12 of 101 Restaurants in Iquitos
Certificate of Excellence
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: For breakfast one can find different salty pastrys and in the evening a diverse offer of carbon roasted skewers.
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“Decent atmosphere but boring food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

I came here one night for a burger without a lot of expectations. The burger I had was absolutely boring. Lattice, tomato meat and the option to add salt, pepper, mayo or ketchup - which I did. I wouldn't go there again.

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Thank Gregorio R
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“Best hole in the wall place in Iquitos.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

Great food at a great price. Since I have been living in Iquitos for 10years now I have never eaten here until recently. Now can't stop coming. I highly recommend this shush-kabob joint for any tourist!

  • Visited June 2014
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“yummmm”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

the type of gem of a place you hope to find. unpretentious, extremely cheap and featuring the freshest hand picks of the day: meats, vegetables, assorted and grilled to perfection. they also offer some quiches and other stuff. No alcohol here which was the only con.

Visited June 2014
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1 Thank marco p
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Stockholm, Sweden
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“Great variety of shish kebabs (including vegetarian)”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2014

Great place to get good, inexpensive, grilled shish kebabs. You will find a great variety including, chicken, sausage, mushrooms, rocoto, stuffed potatoes. Service is fast and friendly. Very good value. Heads up for hard core vegetarians, the same grill is used for meat and vegetables.

Visited January 2014
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Thank NFMiranda
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Michigan
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“Never Disappointing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2014

I'm a gringa and live in Iquitos. El Sitio has the best shish ka bobs in town along with some other interesting quiches and such. You simply cannot find anything like it anywhere in the whole city. It's basic dining and with lots of street noise but other than that, no complaints. The grill doesn't heat up until about 7:30or 8 PM so keep that in mind. I believe it is open for pastries in the morning.

  • Visited March 2014
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