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El Camello BBQ

$$ - $$$, Barbecue,
One Block South of O'shea's on Calle Caimito | 2 Blocks East of the South Side of Central Park, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 8811 2655
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken satay” (21 reviews)
“avocado fries” (18 reviews)
“curries” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Gastropub, Barbecue, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
One Block South of O'shea's on Calle Caimito | 2 Blocks East of the South Side of Central Park, Granada, Nicaragua
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Reviewed yesterday

We chose to eat dinner early, so the restaurant we planned to go to was closed. This was close to it. It did seem focused on American tourists and tastes. We had a steak in a blue cheese sauce and BBQ ribs. Both were good,...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food here is fantastic. The staff are great, place has a good vibe. The owner is great for a conversation. Don't miss this place!

Thank Tengo_Mucho_Blah
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did an orientation tour of the city and our guide even said El Camello has the best ribs in town. We agree. We visited El Camello Restaurant twice during our stay in Granada and were pleased both times. Visit number one was also our...More

Thank MsVickiG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly great BBQ and great cocktails. The deep fred avocado's were great and the sliders were delicious. Sangria was pretty delightful also.

Thank Metez
Reviewed 1 week ago

went here with some guys we met from the UK and the Netherlands, and had a night out. the food was okay, prices were on the steep side for granada but it was good. the service was decent but again at the higher prices it...More

Thank robnkim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a favourite eatery amongst the locals and Expats. Still offers great food and great prices. This restaurant should never be overlooked on a trip or stay in Granada. Not convinced by some of the menu changes. The Thai curry needs to return..it's better than...More

Thank gerald w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok, Cuban sandwich didn't come with the pickles as advertised. When I tried to pay with visa was told it would be an extra 15% (I see another review mentions this as well), this is against any merchant agreement and likely is to...More

Thank rob l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

FANTASTIC ambienece, food & service! BEST meal we had during our week long stay in Granada. The owner is a class act, very warm & welcoming. Delicious food and drinks. Cozy & cool atmosphere. Best ribs I've ever had! Still drooling :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy!! Really impressed with the Ribs and yummy flavours and seasoning, great job!!! My man got the fish and chips and when arrived the fish was undercooked and a little raw so we sent it back and it came out perfectly after ! I loved...More

Thank Grigette93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was treated to barbecue at El Camello for my birthday. I agree that it has great barbecue and since there was close to a full house while I passed many other nearby empty restaurants, that says a lot. Taste great and prices are reasonable...More

Thank wrldtrvlr3341
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Susan P
28 August 2017|
Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure. Had the amazing sangria
15 January 2016|
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Response from Jassgalo | Reviewed this property |
I understand they're open from 11.00 to 23.00. Normally restaurants are closed on Mondays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Block South of O'shea's on Calle Caimito | 2 Blocks East of the South Side of Central Park, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +505 8811 2655
"Best barbecue in Nicaragua" voted by channel 8. Fresh, homemade and savory dishes that won't break the bank
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