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The Huasai

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Fitzcarrald 102, Iquitos, Peru
242-222
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery

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  • 34
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Local Spot, Best Ceviche in Iquitos!

Went to Huasai with a big group, and was amazed at the ability of the staff and kitchen who handled it extremely well. The ceviche (only 15 Soles!) was full of fresh fish, strong and spicy (how I like it,) and came with yucca and potato. All things considered, it was one of the best ceviches I've... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Simon Y
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Portland, Oregon
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Lima, Peru
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

From the Menus of the city, that was that i liked most. Good taste, attention, time, place, they were very friendly to us. Menu s/.15 and you have many options.

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

No wifi makes you look around and feel the real act between people, mostly locals and some tourist The serving girls there are very very gentle and careful. I visit the place many times during my 2 weeks. In food way you get what you pay for. Good homemade food with no gringo feeling like in other places. Thank You//... More 

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Lima, Peru
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This place is popular with locals for their breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and the price is right! Sandwiches are simple but good, and they have a nice lunch fixed-price

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Went to Huasai with a big group, and was amazed at the ability of the staff and kitchen who handled it extremely well. The ceviche (only 15 Soles!) was full of fresh fish, strong and spicy (how I like it,) and came with yucca and potato. All things considered, it was one of the best ceviches I've had anywhere in... More 

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Katherine, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This restaurant is set about half a block away from the Plaza des Armas. It is mid-sized and air conditioned. At 12:30, the restaurant was sparsely attended. For 14 soles, you are given an entree, main, and drink. There are three entrees and a handful of mains, mostly pork, chicken, or fish dishes, with one vegetarian option. I ordered a... More 

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Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Nice place to have lunches in Iquitos. Just pay 13 soles for an appetizer, entree, and juice. Was a nice way to try some local food in Iquitos.

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Iquitos, Peru
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is one of my favorite places to have lunch in Iquitos. The food is excellent and priced well. Fast friendly service and is Peruvian owned. I am fairly regular eating there. Highly recommended!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

A tasty lunch at a very reasonable price, including a hug of fresh fruit juice. Need to get there early for lunch as often packed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

This is The best food in Iquitos , very good price ... I had breakfast and lunch here everyday I was in iquitos ...

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This place was located right next door to my hotel and on the next to last day, after being tired of breakfast at my hotel, I decided to have breakfast here. I was not disappointed and wished I had breakfast here each day in Iquitos. I would go out on a limb and say it is the best breakfast place... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Fitzcarrald 102, Iquitos, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Loreto Region  >  Iquitos
  • Phone Number: 242-222

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

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