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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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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (17 reviews)
“panini” (6 reviews)
“cake” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Ruben Dario | Iglesia San Francisco 1/2 C. Abajo, Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our omelettes (incredible bread on the side) and cappuccinos here. Same price if not less than the top 'cheap eats' breakfast place in Leon and WAY better quality and service. Recommend for breakfast here we will be back!

Thank Pip N
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We were looking for a place to get a coffee and a small bite to eat and this place was perfect. The coffee was very good, and the crepe we ordered was fantastic. Plus, one of their dining areas is air-conditioned, which was nice after...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Good coffee, but DO NOT PAY WITH DOLLARS. I paid with a US$20 bill for my meal that cost C$185, the change came back, I noticed they counted the $20 as only 500 córdobas ("pagó con" on the receipt), thus I only got C$315 in...More

Thank Lucien O
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Libélula coffee have a great location for their cafe, there is a great deal of seating both indoors and outdoors. The decor is very relaxed and welcoming. The staff were friendly, helpful and very efficient. The coffee was fantastic and came with a glass of...More

Thank Cat S
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This place was a godsend after a horrendous previous day of travel. The food was delicious, the coffee was great and super friendly service. And the best part....it was really quick service, no long waiting times like everywhere else in Central America.

Thank katia0787
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

... as this is not done (must be done normally twice a day) the espresso gets a somewhat bitter unnatural flavor. The espresso macchiato was - if we leave this out - correctly prepared and served in the right cup. Foam picture existing. Omelette Libélula...More

Thank Orisha525
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I have been on so many coffee places but nothing like this place. Their coffee is excellent, and their pastry is very yummy. I had cafe Nicaragua with milk and maracuya cake, just one word to describe It, wowwwww. Enjoy my stay and I am...More

Thank Noel A
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We had coffee here a few times while in Leon. The staff are pretty friendly, the coffee is pretty decent and the food is OK. Would recommend to relax and grab a coffee.

Thank Geoff and Jenni G
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Our group of 8 foreigners enjoyed breakfast and several drinks here on a recent morning. The setting and the air conditioning were much appreciated.

Thank wher2next
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Great coffee and many different choices, not very expensive and some yummy cakes. I really loved this place and enjoyed the nice, chilly AC as we’ll. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Yvainestar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
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
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