Restaurants

Top Choice Peruvian in Tabatinga

São Jorge

Locals on both sides of the border rave about the authentic ceviche at this simple Peruvian-run spot: the mountainous pile of excellent citrus-cooked fish and onions served on a bed of sweet potatoes and chunky corn…
Top Choice Pizzeria in Manaus

Casa do Pensador

Simple wood tables set up on the plaza facing Teatro Amazonas make this an easy low-key place for dinner and a beer. The menu is equally low-key, mostly pizza (including a couple of veggie options) and standard rice…
Brazilian in Manaus

Tambaqui De Banda

The look here is plastic, the location is ideal and the food surprisingly good. Nearly all dishes are for two or more people – bring some friends – and the group-friendly menu makes for a boisterous ambience, at out…
Juice Bar in Manaus

Skina dos Sucos

Stake out some counter space at this busy eatery, where you can order filling snacks and sandwiches to go along with large sucos (fresh juices) made from Amazonian fruits, including guaraná (a tropical berry thought…
Brazilian in Novo Airão

Flor do Luar

Owned by a developer known for ultra-upscale properties in the Amazon and elsewhere, this is not your ordinary floating restaurant. Dishes are creative variations on region favorites and service is impeccable. Price…
Brazilian in Novo Airão

Restaurante Florestas

The friendly owner is as skilled in the kitchen as she is welcoming to guests. Fish, meat and vegetarian dishes are prepared with the freshest of ingredients, including herbs and veggies from the restaurant's own ga…
Brazilian in Manaus

Banzeiro

One of Manaus’ top gourmet restaurants, especially for fish. River fish such as pirarucú and tambaqui and other Amazonian specialties are served in various preparations, from cheese and banana, to parsley and formig…
Brazilian in Manaus

Delícias Caseiras

The tables are crammed together and the fans are blowing full blast to accommodate the scads of loyal clients at this great hole-in-the-wall eatery just off Praça São Sebastião. Lunch self-serve is outstanding, espe…
Brazilian in São Gabriel da Cachoeira

La Cave Du Conde

The refined menu, bar service and warm rustic ambience make this a pleasant surprise in the middle of the Amazon, but the main reason to come is to sample authentic regional and indigenous dishes, including São Gabr…
Brazilian in Tabatinga

Restaurante Tres Fronteiras do Amazonas

This attractive palm-thatched open-air restaurant offers a wide choice of fish and meat dishes, plus a selection of drinks, including cheap caipirinhas (cocktails). The food is an odd Brazilian-Colombian-Peruvian ho…