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Restaurante Blanquita

Calle Bolognesi 1181 | Iquitos - Maynas, Iquitos 16000, Peru
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (2 reviews)
“juice” (3 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin
Calle Bolognesi 1181 | Iquitos - Maynas, Iquitos 16000, Peru
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

I went here for a dinner. Locals suggested to me this place to try their most famous fish - arapaima or as they cal it 'paiche'. You can eat a fish filet here for reasonable price and it's very tasty. I enter this place without...More

Thank Danail_Alekov
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Very tasty traditional style Iquitos food at local prices. Big meal and drink for under 15 soles. Well cooked food. Lots of fresh fish options. Also serve chicken, beef and pork. Friendly staff. Reasonable clean, open grill kitchen with quick/efficient service. Only open at night...More

Thank OrangeMoon22
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We arrived at this restaurant somewhat late and they ran out of some dishes and drinks. But we were able to try other dishes from Iquitos and I thought everything was great.

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Our mototaxi driver suggested this little place. When we got there, it was heaving with locals; always a good sign. The food was delicious. They serve freshly cooked chicken, fish, beef heart skewers, seafood and homemade sauces - all reasonably priced.

1  Thank herbolator
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Let's be honest, this place doesn't look good at first sight but we're talking about food right? Food was good and the prices were ok, it's a good option if you're in Iquitos!

Thank Drogain
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Blanquita just didn't work for us. Maybe our expectations were too high based on others reviews. We were very excited when we walked in. This is just the kind of place we like. Lots of locals and lots of energy. We ordered two different whole...More

Thank Jacque2010
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Don't judge a place for how it look like... it's an small place with a delicious regional food. In my humble opinion the 'Juane' with 'Gallina Regional' is one of the best dishes in this place and the 'Arroz Chaufa' is the worst (OK! it...More

Thank devpicon
Reviewed 30 January 2015

It is full of locals so it is good!! The food was great!! We had typical amazon food like "Juanes", "Pescado a la hoja", "Tacacho", "fried plantain"... everything very tasty and great!!

Thank karenhele
Reviewed 14 October 2014

If I could give six points for them I would . First I was not so impressed about the idea to go there , but my fiancè just dragged me in...what can I say ? I couldnt be more wrong! The ambient is not whats...More

2  Thank Andy R
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Maybe the place it´s not a fancy restaurant, but the quality of the regional food they serve there worth it... cheap and good.

Thank Tauro1972
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Bolognesi 1181 | Iquitos - Maynas, Iquitos 16000, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Loreto Region  >  Iquitos
  • Phone Number: 266015
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