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Antorchas bar and bocas

De La Iglesia La Merced 1c Al Norte 1/2c Al Oeste, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8383 5294
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“potato skins” (2 reviews)
“quesadilla” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Bar, American, Latin, Spanish, Pub
De La Iglesia La Merced 1c Al Norte 1/2c Al Oeste, Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Went on a late Sunday or Monday night (can't rightly remember which). Some other tables there. Music was nice, not too loud. Its a really pretty space, relaxing. We had a nice waiter that once he realized we were there was very attentive. Didn't care...More

Thank Supergringo
kati g, Propietario at Antorchas bar and bocas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for your opinion. It would've been Sunday since we are closed on Mondays :) Nicaraguan restaurant culture consists of the waiter waiting to be called over to attend; they do not hover over tables. We do realize not all tourists know this and...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

I had a great time chilling out with some argentinan and Nicaraguan friends a few months ago. No bad comments.

Thank InigoCarlos
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Had read great reviews about the food and especially the cocktails. I had the chicken quesadilla and a whiskey orange pineapple cocktail. The quesadilla was fine and came out pretty quickly, but the cocktail tasted like pineapple juice - there was no cocktail aspect to...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Excellent!! I really would like to recommend my favorite bar in all Nicaragua. The garden (patio) is lovely, it has a beautiful atmosphere with pretty lights and burning torches. The food is something special, really tasty and unique. Tostonhamburgesas, Pollo con Mango-Mostaza sauce, Thai Salat,...More

Thank Vera K
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Since we weren't too hungry, my son and I were looking for a place to have something light to eat. The menu at Antorchas listed several items that interested us. We ordered the potato skins and the chicken in peanut sauce. Both were delicious! We...More

2  Thank somedaysue
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Found this place our first night in Leon, food, drinks and service were all great, I ordered the chicken with satay sauce which was a winner. Cocktails were tasty and it wasn't too expensive. Tried to go again another night but it was closed, we...More

Thank Jacintac123
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Looked for this place my first night in Leon based on other reviews for not having blasting music. Good music, relaxed atmosphere, good service. I tried the Potato Skins (recommended on the menu) and they were just OK. Very small potatos, some halves did not...More

Thank PhreedomPhun
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere was good with great music. The staff were friendly and attentive and the food was delicious. Well worth a visit if you're in Leon

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Little Bar with good music , good atmosphere, cocktails are ok, national rum ++. I prefer this kind of bar than the loudy ones than you can find in the center city.

Thank Bring M
Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

Cool spot in Leon for a few drinks and appetizers. The courtyard location is nice, and definitely give the tostones sliders a try!

Thank NickB92
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 11
Bar, American, Latin, Spanish, Pub
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De La Iglesia La Merced 1c Al Norte 1/2c Al Oeste, Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 8383 5294
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