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El Colibri - CLOSED

Behind Catholic church, southeast corner, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
+505 8863 8612
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
6 Apr 2015
“El Colibri is GONE!”
15 Feb 2015
“Out of business”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Behind Catholic church, southeast corner, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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11 - 20 of 338 reviews

Reviewed 10 March 2014

Don't pass up a chance to get some very good food and service while in SJDS! The staff is great and the location is a little out of the way and quiet.

Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

Our seacond visit to Nicaragua in 3 years. Our first meal had to be at El Colibri and surprised to be recognised by the staff. Great food highly recommended as always, and wonderful to see Mary Jane again the best host in town. A shame...More

Reviewed 24 February 2014

We couldn't have picked a better place, the atmosphere,the food and the service all excellent. I had the Filet Mignon with Gorgonzola and my husband had the Stuffed Chicken Breast. Both delicious. I would have rated this a very good but we were surprised that...More

Thank TheTuttys
Reviewed 21 February 2014

Our second visit. Unsurpassed ambiance; mediocre cuisine. The baked eggplant (unpeeled) was mush. The filet mignon was not tenderloin. Does Madame really think her clientele does not know the difference? So go for a drink and some appetizers, enjoy the lovely decor and great service...More

Thank rwdow
Reviewed 20 February 2014 via mobile

The eclectic decor is the first thing that will catch you attention. Walk around the entire restaurant to see all the details that were placed in creating this cozy setting. The food is fabulous every time. Very consistent.

Thank Bigboop
Reviewed 13 February 2014

It is just the same old crap in every place you go the only diference is the view and price. If you can eat it, it is Excellent. Just once in a while it seems to be very good, now why is that? Maybe you...More

Thank sam-the-shamou812
Reviewed 8 February 2014

This is a low-key comfortable place to eat great Mediterranean food with my favorite, beef tenderloin with Gorgonzola cream sauce.Yum! And Mary Jane's Sangria is the best I've had in any country!

1  Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

Our second year here, last year was ok, this year was disappointing. Stick to the penne and tomato sauce, or the chicken dishes. The "Italian meatballs" are gross, as is their "steak" or any other beef dish. The gnocchi, while tasty, is just a plate...More

Thank FoodGirl101
Reviewed 6 February 2014

After hearing all of the raving reviews I made a reservation for my girlfriend and I . The owner was very polite. Ambiance was very nice and relaxing. Pate was very dry. I had filet mignon and it was a 2 out of 10. More...More

Thank pascualeencinitas
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Over the years we have enjoyed many great meals at El Colibri and last night was no exception. One of my favorite dishes is the Chicken Supreme which just bursts with flavor. The service is always attentive and friendly. The prices are good for the...More

Thank RetiredTravelerUsa
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Restaurant Details

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Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind Catholic church, southeast corner, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
  • Phone Number: +505 8863 8612
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