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El Sitio

Sargento Lores 404, Iquitos 16000, Peru
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“skewers” (16 reviews)
“kebab” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
Peruvian, Barbecue, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Sargento Lores 404, Iquitos 16000, Peru
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This was by far the best restaurant of our trip so far! The meat kebabs are so succulent. We would definitely recommend this to any traveling tourists in Iquitos! Lots of locals there too! 5 stars!

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

So the food was good, there were locals here (a good sign) and the price was o.k. Otherwise it was a low level place, loud ( as Iquitos is loud) and anything else but a place were you would wanna go on a date. If...More

Thank markgie
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

This place was introduced to us by our lovely Airbnb host. She was going out to eat with her mom and offered us to join. And we were glad and felt lucky to accepted that because food and drinks at this was awesome! We ordered...More

Thank Jeevendra
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This no nonsense place specialises in kebabs. You chose from the display cabinet, order a beer and sit down. Five minutes later your food appears. Loved the chicken and the "squeaky cheese" with apricot. Best food we had in Peru in my opinion.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this little joint on the last day we were in Iquitos, and boy we are glad we did! You pick your kebabs when you walk in and they’re cooked for you and brought to your table. They were incredible! The staff was very...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Far the best food we ate so far in Peru! Delicious vegetables grilled with cheese! Very friendly and welcoming staff.

Thank torbse
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice food. All made on the charcoal grill. Including veggies and cheese and potatoes. Would definitely recommend it!

Thank Caspar K
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The owners are locals who strive to offer wonderful lunches and dinners. The Sitio is very hygienic and the food very carefully and lovingly prepared. The owner, Suzanne, makes sure your food is delicious.

Thank Chas R
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This place is so good my taxi driver complimented me on my taste when I told him the destination was El Sitio. Definitely go for dinner when they do skewers. There are a ton of different veggies, meat and even organs to choose from. My...More

Thank Cindy Z
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It might have been more fun when the proprietor used to grill the kebabs, or "brochetas," on a grill on the sidewalk, but the new setup with the indoor grill is more efficient. Choose your brochetas, and get them served with cassava, a salad and...More

Thank B F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sargento Lores 404, Iquitos 16000, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Loreto Region  >  Iquitos
For breakfast one can find different salty pastrys and in the evening a diverse offer of carbon roasted skewers.
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