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Seleccion Nicaraguense

1/2 Cuadra Al Norte de La Catedral San Pedro, Matagalpa, Nicaragua
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coffee shop” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1/2 Cuadra Al Norte de La Catedral San Pedro, Matagalpa, Nicaragua
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

WiFi free connection. Best coffee in Nicaragua, you can find also local delicious dessert. I strongly recommend this place in Matagalpa city!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank kesslerlopezburgos
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I was in Estelí for a week, and I would have gone to Selección Nicaragüense everyday if I could have. Their Café Nica is one of the most delicious and memorable cups of coffee I've ever had. Plus, the atmosphere is clean, professional, and even...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Ben U
Reviewed April 5, 2018

I'm not a coffee drinker but whenever I go there I love their cappuccinos! Very western, I've had lunch there before which is fine not going to get you sick kind of food-but definitely not traditional Nicaraguan food. You will have one of the best...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Leila F
Reviewed February 15, 2018

I have visited both locations during my recent trips to my hometown of Matagalpa. Though i am not a big coffee drinker, i must confess you become an aficionado once you try their awesome variety of drinks & pastries. Wanna have & enjoy a good...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Abraham P
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Looking for a nice place to sit and have a good cup of coffee. The coffe tasted fresh and the atmospher was very pleasant. I was able to relax and people watch and a bright sunny day.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Harvey B
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

We were very impressed by our visit to Seleccion Nicaraguense. The coffee was excellent as was the food. There are 2 locations in Matagalpa. We ate at the one near Parque Ruben Dario. We really liked the fact that this business is a homegrown northern...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank beinthisplace
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Stopped into buy coffee to take home. 30% off bags of beans when you buy 6. Iced cappuccino was very good and I had a 'mixto' batido that was refreshing on a hot afternoon. The bathrooms were exceptional for Matagalpa.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank mtkb44
marocass, Propietario at Seleccion Nicaraguense, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thanks for your opinion. It is a pleasure to read you satisfied, We hope you come back soon.

Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We had time to kill before catching our bus back to Managua so we stopped there for coffee and a bite to eat. The place is very modern, with a back terrace and very clean too. The waitress was very friendly, the coffee great and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Helene L
Reviewed October 10, 2017

This place is always amazing. 2 locations. Coffee - Great. Service - Great. Food - Great. Can't lose. It's where the locals go.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Wayne T
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic coffee! If you're a coffee lover, you can't miss this place. I had the cappuccino an my husband and daughter the frappuccinos. They were outstanding and the tres leches was delicious. So glad we got to experience this place in the coffee mecca...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank marisolt241
marocass, Propietario at Seleccion Nicaraguense, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2017

Thank you!! Hope to see you back soon in Seleccion Nicaragüense!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Cuadra Al Norte de La Catedral San Pedro, Matagalpa, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Matagalpa Department  >  Matagalpa
Tienda & Cafe ubicada en el corazon de Matagalpa. En Seleccion Nicaraguense podra disfrutar de un ambiente tranquilo donde poder degustar el mejor cafe de Centroamerica. Contamos con panaderia propia donde se elaboran a diario exquisitos postres y pan fresco. El local esta climatizado, contando con un moderno mobiliario, wifi gratuito para clientes y una amplia terraza exterior. Abierto desde las siete y media de la manana para los mas madrugadores, tiene la oportunidad de probar desde nuestros riquisimos desayunos a las mas sabrosas cenas, dado que permanecemos sirviendole con un trato personalizado hasta las diez de la noche. Compruebe como la cocina moderna y rapida no esta renida con la mejor de las presentaciones y una extraordinaria calidad.Y ademas, puede llevar los mejores productos gourmet de Nicaragua...Ron Flor de Cana, puros elaborados con un tabaco extraordinario, licor de cacao producido en las montanas de Nicaragua y, como no, el mejor cafe del pais.Si desea llevarse un regalo de Nicaragua, no lo dude, la mejor opcion la tiene en Seleccion Nicaraguense.
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