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The Jungle Dream

Playa Maderas, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
+505 8982 0911
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good4%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (2 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Grill, Bar, Spanish, Pub, South American, Central American
Playa Maderas, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 28 August 2018

It is very relax and friendly! The Cevice is fabulous and staff are cool. I recommend this little restaurant for a 5 to 7 after the beach.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank geny2222
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Be careful going there!! Smoothies are average... but the try to rip you off! We ordered three smoothies. Asking for the bill they told us they didn't have any change, but didn't want to give us back our money. The change was 280 C$ (almost...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Christian H
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

It’s the best restaurant in Playa Maderas: fresh ingredients, big portions, fast service. We’ve eaten there 3 times now and each time is just as good.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Transport L
Reviewed 6 March 2018

A minute walk from beach. You don t have the view but the food is quite good and portion are generous. Service is super friendly. Try the fruit smoothies!!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank fisher002
Reviewed 7 February 2018

My husband and I stopped here for a quick bite on our way to the beach. The menu is small but the food good and fresh.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 12 January 2018

very good service, good food. Our family have dinner for 4 nights, the food is good, good service and nice staff. Very friendly and we felt like home: The best place in Maderas!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank anneliewennberg
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

This place is great! Tasty food, good price and friendly staff. Grilled fish fillet or the tacos were my favs.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank A6552OPcharlesc
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We ate here a few nights while staying nearby, the food was great and very fresh. The staff was very friendly as well. It's about a minute or so walk from the beach but is worth it. The prices are cheaper and the food was...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank eshoemaker
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We ate at this place every night we were staying at Playa Maderas, simply because : dishes were super tasty and cheap, cocktails were carefully and freshly prepared, the interior is cosy, the music is funky, and last but not least, the owners are the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank LukasH1409
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Some friends of our fished with the owners of this place and they cooked us up a spectacular meal with the fish they caught for a very reasonable price. They were great guys, friendly and very attentive. Would definitely go back!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank LaurenM387
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 11
Grill, Bar, Spanish, Pub, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Maderas, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur  >  Playa Maderas
  • Phone Number: +505 8982 0911
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Delicious local food, reggae music, great location close to the beach, best prices
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