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Waku Sese

Brazilian, South American
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Rua Rio Purus, 260A - Conjunto Vieiralves | Vieiralves, Manaus, State of Amazonas 69053-050, Brazil
(92) 3584-4643
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Delivery, Takeout

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Best Açai

Go there and mix it with banana and tapioca. Friendly and helpful staff and Manaus typically high prices

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
Fynn W
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Manaus, AM
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The best açai of northern Brazil, like a frozen. Açaí options with and without organic sugar. Very unique fish dish. I tasted the true regional food here in Manaus. Friendly service with attentive wait staff. Fill in the satisfaction survey when visiting the place, they do promotions and sweepstakes.

Thank Rossevanya
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Go there and mix it with banana and tapioca. Friendly and helpful staff and Manaus typically high prices

Thank Fynn W
Manaus, AM
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Food is really good, but the waiters are usually on a bad mood and forgetting all about you. When the place is packed it can take you an hour to get what you ordered.

Thank Czarina1983
Manaus, AM
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

For the true lovers of Acai, Waku Sese is a must try place. The restaurant was first opened as a sort of amazonic traditional food luncheonnete in Vieiralves neighboorhood in Manaus. The business consolidated its fame and expanded throughout the city via franchising. My suggestion is to ask for the full half a liter bowl of Acai (acai na tijela)... More 

1 Thank MoahB
Sao Paulo, SP
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

It's a great restaurant with varied regional food, where you can experience from various flavors of tapioca (pancake made with cassava flour) to several fish (Tambaqui, Arapaima, etc.) and turtle meat! Besides all this, the desserts are very good ... recommend trying açaí in the bowl!

2 Thank Andrea_Arana
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Not so long ago, this restaurant use to be a lot better...now they serve tacaca in a mug...anyway! The acai is very good, but the service is ridiculous...it's not so pricy. I recommend.

1 Thank baderbrazil
Jinan, China
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Waku Sese is a chain restaurant in Manaus. I've been corrected by locals that claim that it is not a chain restaurant (because I believe it is only here in Manaus), but they have little shops in the malls, as well as full restaurants, serving Acai and other local specialty desserts...just like McDonald's. The location in Vieralves is just one... More 

2 Thank SuttersFort2508

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Rio Purus, 260A - Conjunto Vieiralves | Vieiralves, Manaus, State of Amazonas 69053-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Amazonas (AM)  >  Amazon River  >  Manaus
  • Phone Number: (92) 3584-4643

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian, South American
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am

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