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The Huasai

Fitzcarrald 102, Iquitos, Peru
242-222
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Ranked #7 of 49 Restaurants in Iquitos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Fri 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This was simply the best lunch I had in the city. It gets really busy but if you can grab a seat snag it as the food is very quick but yet obviously fresh (even the cerviche) and certainly not least at a very reasonable price. MMM Yum!

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Nice place to have lunches in Iquitos. For 14 sol you will get a starter and a main course served with the juice of your choose.

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Atlanta
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I really enjoy Huasai. They always have a vegetarian entree, from a lima bean and tomato stew to broccoli souffle. Around S/13 for an appetizer, entree, and juice. They also have a few desserts. Menus change daily and they are open for breakfast and lunch, close around 4pm. Was a nice way to try some local food in Iquitos and... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Nice restaurant for a quick, inexpensive lunch. Standard "Iquitos menus" but prepared with a bit more care than elsewhere. Good value for money!

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Delicious local food for small money in clean space Attended by local businessmen as well as government workers.

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Canada
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87 reviews 87 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This restaurant had been suggested to us at our hotel and we were very pleased with the lunch we had there. We both chose the fixed price menu which provided lots of choices and a very reasonable price, 12 soles I think. I started with a very good salad of potatoes, ham and chicken and chose fish with camu camu... More

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Cairns
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The food is fair here but they rush clients through and often the main is on your table before you've had more than a couple of mouthfuls of the entrée. They do rely on high turnover but this is over the top. It's cheap, could be cheerful if it were more relaxed.

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Paris, France
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55 reviews 55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

One of my favourite place to eat out in Iquitos, real quality local food. Affordable menus a popular place for many locals

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Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Our tour brought us here the first day and we were so impressed we came back on our own before we left Iquitos. I'm peruvian and I can say very good food!

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Iquitos, Peru
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48 reviews 48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Reasonable menu and good food if you get there early enough in the lunch time, otherwise they run out of selections very fast. One of the few lunch restaurants with air conditioning, so it does get very busy on the hottest days! Prices are reasonable at about 12 soles (US $4.50) for their lunch menu including starter, main dish and... More

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