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Castillo's Buffet

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Roger Mangas 1/2 c East, Esteli, Nicaragua
+505 2713 0337
Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

If you visit Esteli you must have lunch here at least once, but be prepared for a line. There are tons of food options, traditional Nicaraguan and always some others.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I always leave this place stuffed. The food is delicious and the buffet has a wide variety of options!

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Lillooet, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

There are actually two location across the street from each other. I am sure this is a testiment to how much the locals like this place, and for good reason: Friendly staff; Clean (and we ate in the older location.. the new one is just as clean); Inexpensive... probably the least expensive meal we have enjoyed in Nicaragua; Good tasting... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

Tasty nicaraguan food, you have to do a line, especially lunch time but for the price... it is absolutely worth it, I can not think of a place in town serving this quality food at the price they do.Location might be small and hot, but it is Nicaragua and electricity is expensive so get used to it

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Thank Josué N
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2013

They have super good food and very affordable. The owner was nice to us. The only thing is that is always full, which is good for the owner, but I do not like to wait in line to get my food. They should expand. But is the BEST buffet in esteli.

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Thank Mabel H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2012

You will be a big winner if you dine at Castillo's. You will be well fed, and keep most of your money.

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Thank Terpsma1
Pittsburg, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2012

Very popular w/locals because they serve more of the food people will eat at home. For example, I hadn't had "guiso de pipian" (a type of green squash stew) since i was a child. But they had it here. It's a buffet, but not all you can eat. The place seems fairly clean and you will probably pay around C$... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Restaurant features
Buffet
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roger Mangas 1/2 c East, Esteli, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Esteli Department  >  Esteli
  • Phone Number: +505 2713 0337

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?