Rio Negro Basin restaurants

Top Choice Brazilian in Novo Airão

Flor do Luar

One of the Amazon's best restaurants, Flor do Luar sits on a floating pontoon on the Rio Negro and serves fabulous food and cold beers. The specialty is the banda de tambaqui assada, a local fish cooked on the grill…
Top Choice Brazilian in Novo Airão

Mirante do Gavião Amazon Lodge

This classy restaurant in the lodge of the same name has an extensive menu, focusing on local ingredients with a few innovative riffs; the iconic pirarucú fish is grilled with sweet potatoes, coconut milk, lemon and…
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 Novo Airão

Saloon Aljunicaba

If you spot the red VW Beetle outside, you'll know you've found this simple yet appealing bar-restaurant. Locals swear (and we agree) that these are the best burgers in town. It's the top pick for a drink away from …
Brazilian in Novo Airão

Pousada Bela Vista

The welcoming bar-restaurant at the Pousada Bela Vista has elevated Rio Negro views, decent service and nicely prepared food, from salads to steak and grilled fish. It's a small but carefully chosen menu. Nonguests …
Brazilian in Barcelos

Camaleón Beach Grill

A wooden stairway leads from the plaza down to platforms where umbrella-shaded tables have views overlooking the river and Praia Grande beyond. Grilled fish and meat are served with standard sides.
Buffet in São Gabriel da Cachoeira

Restaurante Dina

Popular self-service spot located two long blocks from the soccer field.