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…
Top Choice Self-Serve in Boa Vista

La Gondola

Facing the plaza across a busy intersection, this small per-kilo place offers outdoor, fan-cooled or air-con dining areas, in addition to the typical per-kilo options: pasta, potatoes, roast chicken, grilled beef, r…
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Estação das Docas

One of the best places in Belém to eat no matter what you're hungry for. The bustling complex has almost a dozen restaurants, most with indoor and outdoor seating and open for lunch, dinner and late-night feasting. …
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 Sandwiches in Belém

Tasca Mercado

Fresh-baked baguettes, focaccia and other breads, plus flavorful additions like garlic eggplant, caramelized onions and smoked salmon, are the raw materials for a variety of tasty sandwiches at this trendy high-ceil…
Top Choice Brazilian in Santarém

Restaurante Piracema

Considered by many to be the best restaurant in town, Piracema uses regional ingredients and flavors but serves dishes you'll find nowhere else. The signature dish is the peixe á Piracema, a spherical construction o…
Self-Service in Manaus


Vegetarians should head to this small upstairs restaurant, serving a creative, genuinely meat-free lunch buffet. A bit hard to find, and not exactly bursting with atmosphere, but worth the effort all the same.
Pizzeria in Manaus

Scarola Pizzaria

Good food, good service and good chope (draft beer) make for a varied clientele, from backpackers back from jungle trips to professionals pontificating on the latest opera performance. The affordable lunch spread ha…
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 Tefé

Restaurante Stylo

The most reliable eatery in the center, with hefty, well-prepared dishes served at outdoor tables right on the street corner. The menu includes all the standard fish, meat and chicken dishes, plus a few less-common …