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EL Mediterraneo

Ave 2 NO 2 1/2 blocks north of Parque Ruben Dario | across from Lazybones Hostel, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 2311 0756
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“cozy place” (2 reviews)
“huge menu” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, International, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Ave 2 NO 2 1/2 blocks north of Parque Ruben Dario | across from Lazybones Hostel, Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

They have a great appetizer platter which is filling enough when not in mood of a meal. Good service.

Thank Leonora1990
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The food here is nice for the price. The atmosphere is also quite nice at night but this place is huge. it took an act of congress to find the bathroom. Over all a good experience. You may have to change seats if it starts...More

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Strenghts: nice patio/garden with a good atmosphere Weaknesses: food and service; our overcooked spaghetti took over an hour in an almost empty place Opportunities: more selective menu, having all ingredients available, perhaps a new (more flexible + inspired) cook and additional kitchen staff Threats: all...More

Thank sra_raposa
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very good range of pizzas and pasta here, and also delicious prawns in garlic sauce. Lovely setting, sitting outside in a lovely garden with mature trees. Loud music, good atmosphere. Don't come here in a hurry though. Food is freshly made, and can take its...More

Thank owstonlewis
Reviewed 19 March 2017

lovely outdoor courtyard area, very relaxing. We waited for a long time to get our meal, but when it arrived was just lovely

Thank L_and_RBrisbane
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner -had the tomato and coconut tilapia which was not bad, friend got a plate of salad with raw beets and greens and a plate of pasta a la Chef Boyardee.The garden itself is in a state of disrepair (sandbags and garbage...More

Thank mzbecks07
sanders c, Propietario at EL Mediterraneo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017
Google Translation

Estimado amigo, muchas gracias por su comentario, nuestro pario-jardin se encontraba en remodelación y reparación algunos detalles. Saludos;

Reviewed 5 February 2017

We chose this restaurant because of high ratings in our guide book. We ordered the pizza and it was just about the worst pizza we had ever had. Very poor quality crust (unless you like a thin crust pizza that is doughy) and almost no...More

Thank phillip759
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely locale In a back yard which makes you feel like you are in the midst of a jungle with tall trees and scattered tables. Loved the ambience! Unfortunately, it took them forty some odd minutes to prepare a beet salad that had no dressing....More

Thank Sigifredo S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

So much potential here but it is squandered! Gorgeous private patios to eat in and HUGE back outdoor area that is lovely. HOWEVER, we ordered our meals and waited over an hour for them. I ordered the pesto penne with chicken. It was pretty good...More

Thank crocuslover
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Walked by this place several times before deciding to go in on a recommendation of a friend. On one side it looks fine dining and on the other is a bakery. But if you walk through the bakery to the back, the space opens up...More

Thank Erik K
sanders c, Gerente at EL Mediterraneo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Good day. Thank you very much for your good comment, we thank you very much for your comments and we are very willing to improve to serve you much better. We hope to have your visit again and that you can check that we have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave 2 NO 2 1/2 blocks north of Parque Ruben Dario | across from Lazybones Hostel, Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 2311 0756
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Listed in Lonely Planet and Moon guides.
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