Puerto Maldonado restaurants

Top Choice Peruvian in Puerto Maldonado

Burgos's Restaurante

This has quickly developed into Puerto Maldonado’s standout restaurant. It calls itself an exponent of Novo Amazonica cuisine – that’s like Novo Andino, only making those bold culinary adaptations to jungle dishes −…
Top Choice Vegetarian in Puerto Maldonado

La Semilla

Clamber up three flights of stairs to this welcoming open-sided vegetarian restaurant with views over the Plaza de Armas. Here you can get about the best coffee in town, pie de maracuya (like lemon meringue pie with…
Peruvian in Puerto Maldonado

El Faro at Wasai Lodge

A pleasing and popular little spot that charges above-average prices for way-above-average Amazonian food, with a few surprises such as the divine ceviche with camu camu fruit. It overlooks the little plaza with the…
Pizza in Puerto Maldonado

Pizzería El Hornito/Chez Maggy

'I get knocked down, but I get up again…' this could well be the anthem to this popular upstairs hangout on the Plaza de Armas, which burned to the ground but has gamely risen from the ashes, built with rather less …
Peruvian in Puerto Maldonado

El Califa

The local restaurant in town: in the game for decades. An ocean of tables are attended with no-nonsense service. Portions are large, cheap and tasty, and you can try a variety of jungle classics, from chancho (rainf…
Desserts in Puerto Maldonado

Los Gustitos del Cura

For a sweet treat or ice cream on the plaza, drop in here, although it has gone downhill since the old owner left.