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Amazon Bistro

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Malecon Tarapaca 268, Iquitos 16000, Peru
+51 65 600785
06:00 - 02:00
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Sun 07:00 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 02:00
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Fredericton, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice view from the tables of the amazon. Food is good. Safe place to go. a little bit expensive. the drinks are expensive. lots of action on the street in front. it's a good spot.

Thank Maxime8311
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant sits right across the street from the river, so the outside tables and a few inside tables have a nice view and a nice breeze. The restaurant presents their menu on a tablet that allows you to choose from multiple languages and makes it easy to point to the items (if your Spanish is as poor as ours). They... More 

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gent belgie
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent over a week in Iquitos. Ended up going to the bistro almost every day for breakfast. Home made croissants and pains au chocolat, plus very good coffee and home baked bread. Ingredients for an excellent breakfast, which I missed in many places when I was travelling Peru. Dropped by once late afternoon, and spent all night there talking and... More 

Thank Bob V
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 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?

Thank Rossana C
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

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.

Thank wodonga
Austin, Texas
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217 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 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.

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.

Thank Neilsnotworking
London, United Kingdom
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272 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 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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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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 

Thank Noora K
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85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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).

Thank Robert N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
French, Peruvian, Bar, Cafe, European, South American
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, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 01:00
06:00 - 02:00
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
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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