Top Choice Fusion in Iquique


A surprising find in Iquique, Santorini serves up a huge menu of authentic Greek fare, best enjoyed in the bougainvillea-draped back patio. Aside from saganaki (fried cheese) and souvlaki, you'll also find pastas, w…
Top Choice Chilean in Iquique

El Wagón

Almost single-handedly taking on the task of preserving the region's culinary traditions, this rustically decked-out dining hall serves up a fantastic collection of seafood plates, with inspiration for recipes comin…
Sandwiches in Iquique

La Mayor Sandwicheria

This small rock-music-loving joint dishes up sizzling gourmet burgers and frothy craft brews to a postsurf crowd near the beach. The draw: delectable toppings (Iberian ham, fried egg, caramelized onions), excellent …
Cafe in Iquique


This tiny cafe secreted away inside a surf shop serves some of Iquique's best coffees. The barista will prepare it any way you like – V60, aeropress, chemex etc – or you can get a flat white, latte or espresso. At t…
Fusion in Iquique

La Mulata

Some of the best cooking in town is served at this lively Peruvian-Japanese restaurant. Service is snappy but personable, portions are well-sized without being over the top and there's a partial view of Playa Cavanc…
Chilean in Iquique

El Guru

Locals flock to this familial spot for its good-value, classic cooking. Come early for changing lunch specials of grilled fish, steak or pork served up with all the sides. It's outdoor dining only in front of the si…
International in Iquique

El Tercer Ojito

Recognizable by the huge lump of quartz outside, this laid-back restaurant serves great vegetarian and carnivore-friendly dishes. Its globally inspired repertoire includes Peruvian ceviche, Thai curries and Italian-…
Sweets in Iquique


Colorful corner shop famous for its crumbly chumbeques, sweet biscuits filled with mango, lemon, guava, passion fruit, manjar (dulce de leche) and other flavors. A big pack costs CH$1500.
Cafe in Iquique


Proof that Chileans enjoy a decent espresso, this friendly coffee shop is usually crammed with people. It offers sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and waffles.