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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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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good24%
  • Average21%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish” (7 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, International, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Ave 2 NO 2 1/2 blocks north of Parque Ruben Dario | across from Lazybones Hostel, Leon, Nicaragua
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our service was not only slow but also unfriendly - we' ve never seen her smile once! The cocktail we ordered was so bad we couldn't drink it. As our food finally arrived (we were waiting for one hour) it was not worth the waiting....More

Thank HannahGesb
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We went here with visions of Olives, lamb, grape leaves, hummus, etc. Turns out more of the Italian variety but still promising. Unfortunately they didn't have half the things we wanted to order (admittedly exotic items such as coffee) and it took them a while...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The big plus here is the garden atmosphere which is really nice (no good if it's raining) - where they miss is blaring Kenny Rogers!! Doesn't match the vibe at all. The dish I enjoy here is the penne pasta with chicken which is very...More

Thank crocuslover
Reviewed 25 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 16 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 16 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 28 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
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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