We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Manhattan Restaurant+Bar

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Iglesia La Merced 75vrs Al Norte | frente Hotel la Perla, Leon Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8861 8112
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 52: English reviews
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Had appetizers and drinks. Drinks were fair priced. Food was good but portions are a bit small. Cutest bar cat ever!

Helpful?
Thank _moroccanmint89
Nicaragua
Level Contributor
52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

A friend told me about this place that served sushi in Leon, so I had to try it...and I'm glad I did. Again, for sushi in Nicaragua, not bad and not bad prices if you've got a craving. I was there before the hipster nightclub crowd arrived, but I could see how it would be a fun place at night... More 

Helpful?
Thank Alyssa M
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
468 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

Sushi was decent when you remember that you area eating sushi in Nicaragua. The beer cheap here at least, at about 30 .

Helpful?
1 Thank MadeByVR
Cowichan Bay, Canada
Level Contributor
26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

To find positives, the service was fine as is the room. The good comment well is now dry. We have eaten sushi all over the world. Not meant to brag here, but simply to state that this is absolutely, hands down, the worst crap that pretends to be sushi we have ever had. In most of my posts, I try... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gary A
Cusco, Peru
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We dont event complain about the very high prices. Thats normal when eating sushi. But the portions were poor, the fish was old and the rice at least one day old too. The waiter was bored from our presence and we couldnt wait to leave the place. Worst sushi ever.

Helpful?
Thank evayarno
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We went here craving some sushi. It's a nice looking place, with nice furniture and ambient light. The prices are high, but that's common when ordering sushi. The waiter got atleast one of the orders won't and failed to solve the problem. Apart from that the rice was very dry and the fish was not the freshest. We also ordered... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mikael G
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I love the sushi at Manhattan!!!! Its a stylish restaurant with funky ambiance and great staff. I highly recommend it and would eat here often, my favourite are the salmon, cream cheese and cucumber rolls but there are so many more to choose from.

Helpful?
2 Thank Jess_Knows_Best
Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed 'El Completo', a platter selection of Manhattan's sushi, sashimi and tempura along with their cocktails on our visit to Leon. Really liked the juxtaposition of the traditional sitting/dining room decor with the funky bar.

Helpful?
1 Thank Jellybeans2306
Leon, Nicaragua
Level Contributor
34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

This place is unique in Leon. The items that are made from fresh fish are excellent. Also recommendable are the chicken skewers.

Helpful?
1 Thank Colin138
Level Contributor
129 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

I'll be honest and say I entered with low expectations. The other Asian food we've had in central America was average at best, but I'm not one to be deterred. So it was so nice to find this place! Tempura was perfect both in the batter consistency and how it was cooked. As good as I've had in Japan. The... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Anita C

Travellers who viewed Manhattan Restaurant+Bar also viewed

Leon Department, Nicaragua
Leon, Leon Department
 
Leon, Leon Department
Leon, Leon Department
 
Leon, Leon Department
Leon, Leon Department
 

Been to Manhattan Restaurant+Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$25
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Iglesia La Merced 75vrs Al Norte | frente Hotel la Perla, Leon Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 8861 8112
Description
We are located in the living city of Leon facing La Perla Hotel. We offer sushi tapas and kickass cocktails in a very different atmosphere, we play all sort of music but NO reggaetone...sorry. Our Chefs always propose you the freshest fish and the tastiest recipes. If you're up for a drink or more or want to dine with friend in a classy relax atmosphere Manhattan is the place !open from 5.30pm closed on sundays and mondays

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Manhattan Restaurant+Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?