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Cafe de las Sonrisas

Calle Real Xalteva | Iglesia de la Merced, media cuadra al Este, Centro Social Tio Antonio, Granada 43000, Nicaragua
+505 8559 8315
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“smoothie” (4 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
7:00 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle Real Xalteva | Iglesia de la Merced, media cuadra al Este, Centro Social Tio Antonio, Granada 43000, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was really cool. We stopped in for breakfast and got much more out of it then we expected. the staff are deaf and rely on sign language/pictures on the menu/table. The walls are lined with different sign language you can learn and practice....More

Thank leah_mar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Others will tell you the history of this place. Ask to speak with Antonio, the founder. He is a remarkable man. Our visit was the highlight of my week in Central America.

Thank halaji
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Applaud what they are doing. Much to the delight of our waitress we attempted sign language. Recommend the Iced Tea!

Thank rim572832
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This was one of my favorite stops in Granada. It was an easy place to visit on our own (two young daughters and I). Our first trip we got to try out the looms in the front. The young men who are there weaving are...More

Thank Jeni H
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The café proposes ok basic food, but you mostly get there for the social interactions. The café sponsors social actions (employing deafs for service and youth for hammoc making). You can also mix your own juices en bike (how ecofriendly) and learn how to do...More

Thank Lucie S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Fun place to have lunch and help a good cause at the same time. The food was good and it was great to hear about the history of the cafe and the good things they have been able to do.

Thank panzaverde4
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went there multiple times because of the reasonable prices and large menu selection. Would recommend the smoothies!

Thank albutler1178
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stopped into this place for lunch. Loved the atmosphere. Food was delicious. Portions were pretty big/filling Staff was so friendly and wonderful. Really loved the mission of the place. Also there were random bunnies in the central garden. Which was adorable.

Thank Gabriella C
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

After discovering this place with a city tour we had to come back. We highly recommend the 'local special' and the coffee is nice and strong. Great service and the staff love it when you give signing a go.

Thank moller_travellers
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I had to stop in here since I am hearing impaired and know sign fluently. I was a bit disappointed the staff didn't seem to want to talk (sign) with me- but thats ok. I still love the concept of this place and what a...More

Thank ooocasey
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Teshla N
16 March 2017|
Response from Cafe_Sonrisas | Property representative |
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16 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Real Xalteva | Iglesia de la Merced, media cuadra al Este, Centro Social Tio Antonio, Granada 43000, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +505 8559 8315
  • E-mail
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