Taste and enjoy distinctive Amazon flavors sourced within the region, as well as familiar offerings of international food at the Heliconia Amazon River Lodge’s restaurant.
Buffet style service is offered for ten guests or more, otherwise, you can enjoy a set menu course to include salad, main course, beverages and dessert. Additional and alcoholic drinks are available at extra charge. The regional cuisine is known for its health benefits as well as its exquisite taste. Tasty types of fish such as: paiche, dorado, doncella, sabalo, tucunare, acarahuazu, gamitana y carachama are an absolute delight. Regional dishes such as chonta (heart of palm) salad, pijuayo and boiled plantain, patarashca, sarapatera, makambo, juane, inchicapi, tacacho with cecina are all fun to experience. If you need an excuse to have an evening drink, the local cocktail called the Siete Raices Sour is also said to have health benefits besides tasting good!
People with special dietary needs including low-sugar, gluten-free and vegetarians can be accommodated with advanced notice.