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Libelula Coffee Shop

Calle Ruben Dario | Iglesia San Francisco 1/2 C. Abajo, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8493 4505
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (16 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Ruben Dario | Iglesia San Francisco 1/2 C. Abajo, Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for breakfast. It's a bit pricy, but worth it when you want to treat yourself. The A/C helps in the Leon heat!

Thank Steven_Matthews_101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great coffee, staff speak english. Really cold and fast wifi. Seems like an ex-pat and travelers haunt

Thank nm123456789
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I studied in León for 4 months, and was here quite often even if it were a bit long to walk from where I lived. They simply have some of the best cakes in town! And the juices and coffees is definetely worth a try...More

Thank Emma Ø
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Libelula, bar none, has the best coffee in Leon. We have visited here frequently over the years and it continues to get better with time. Now an adjacent enclosed area with AC and more modern furniture gives you more seating options. It is a perfect...More

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love going here because customer service is at it's best here. They remember your name and treat you like family. Sadly, their prices have risen so can't afford to visit as frequently. Great coffee!

Thank Leonora1990
Reviewed 7 May 2017

First I had to wait for half an hour because no one came to take my order, and I had to go to the bar to actually order while all the others got served. As my food, a simple panini, didn't come after 45 minutes...More

Thank 11martevi
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Excellent (almost overwhelming) choice of different coffees/flavours/styles to choose from. Good food I've had the Tuna sandwich and the Nica breakfast and both were EXCELLENT. Good service. Fab A/C in the heat of March/April

Thank travellingvan
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our guide recommended this delightful coffee shop. We weren't disappointed. My panini was perfect... and it was a REAL panini! I hadn't had a REAL iced coffee in ages... Libelula's version hit the spot. My fellow travelers seemed equally pleased with their choices. The service...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

They have gone to great lengths to create a comfortable and modern environment with an enclosed room with air conditioning & wifi. They have abundant seating in all areas and nice bathrooms. It has a very corporate feel even though they are a Independent. The...More

Thank ThePenguinsUSAES
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Next to the Ruben Dario hone on the Calle Principal. Excellent coffee shop and service. Good place for meetings or get togethers or simply hanging out. Bit more formal than the shorts and t-shirt brigade so classic and as elegant as you are likely to...More

Thank Guerrero T
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Heidi C
What are the days and hours the shop is open?
4 April 2017|
Response from Guerrero T | Reviewed this property |
Every day but not sure if the hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
23:59 - 23:59
23:59 - 23:59
23:59 - 23:59
23:59 - 23:59
23:59 - 23:59
23:59 - 23:59
23:59 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Ruben Dario | Iglesia San Francisco 1/2 C. Abajo, Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 8493 4505
  • E-mail
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