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Asados Juanita

Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pollo” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Central American, South American
Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

TERRIBLE. STAY AWAY. Visiting San Juan Del Sur in July. Went to Juanita’s after reading reviews here. Place is worse than a hole in the wall. An angry women comes out and asks pork chicken or beef and then gets that precooked meat out of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Anish S
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We had dinner there our first night out, it's the most traditional Nicaraguan food you would find in this tonwn. Delicious food, huge portions and cheap price ...

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 48robertoj
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

The place was rammed when we arrived and we had a group of 7 but they managed to fit us in! The food is all on the BBQ outside and you can choose between chicken beef or pork. We had the chicken and beef. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank TheCurtaulks
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I originally wanted to check out that place based on the write-up in my Lonely Planet guidebook. Went there one night for dinner and loved it so much that I ended up eating there three evenings in the row! You can choose from marinated chicken,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Pat5150
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Food in San Juan del Sur during our stay for 5 nigths and have been in many différent restaurant or even Small ones on the beaches and enjoy it

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank GillesL1229
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is really a must go when in San Juan. The food is so amazing and super cheap. The concept is easy, you choose between chicken or beef and Coca Cola or Toña. It is also really amusing to see the family run the place....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank marlo3sj3
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The meal was delicious - among the best we had in all of Nicaragua. The family run establishment has a grill in front of a small room for dining. They also serve cold beer. The menu is very simple - only grilled meat, chicken or...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Casey F
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a diamond find, it's a basic place with a simple set up but the formula works. Usually there is a choice of two meats, grilled to perfection on a BBQ on the street outside then served with Gallo pinto, plantain chips and...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank vickiw825
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Now this is place to eat. Big portions, very inexpensive and delicious. We loved everything about the authentic outdoor BBQ here. They may be cooking on the street and it looks sketchy but we ate there twice and had great meals both times. Beats paying...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank rdparis
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Cheap food. Great chicken. Rice and beans where GREAT! We will definitely be going back for more. We sat and watched some fire street performers, it was amazing

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank chefroblizotte
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Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Central American, South American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
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