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Kiosko El Gordito

Esquina Parque Central, Granada, Nicaragua
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good28%
  • Average27%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
15 Sep 2017
“It's park food...”
2 Jan 2017
“Eating in the park”
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Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Esquina Parque Central, Granada, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I suspect that eating at this kiosk is more a rite of passage than it is fantastic dining. The food was alright. It didn't seem particularly fresh, but it was tasty enough. I did like the cacao drink. It is certainly affordable dining and well...More

Thank Joshiewoshie
Reviewed 13 April 2017

One of the best things here is that they actually lost the prices. As a tourist, many places will try to drop you off. At one small stand they said the price of vigaron was 600 cordoba...... It's 80 at Kiosko El Gordito! ...... And...More

Thank Stacey P
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Found this place while walking through the centre of town. Seemed very busy and popular with most of the tables occupied. The waitress suggested the Vigoron and pork as well as the beans and rice. This is new food to me, so I have nothing...More

Thank S D
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This place reminds me of the dirty kebab shop I get back home. We arrived today and after some light sight seeing fueled with many margaritas we thought we would check out a local dish, vigoron. I found this place through a blog and it...More

Thank prinesh2016
Reviewed 22 May 2016

First time I went I had NACATAMAL for 90c. It was tiny. Then next time got CERDO (Pork) with the usual accompaniments for 100c. They only gave me 2 small nugget size pieces of pork. I thought they made a mistake. So i asked, and...More

Thank TheoA201
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

It in the center and for that the prices are fair. The food was ok. It took quite a while until we could order. Once we manages that the food and drinks came fast.

Thank Graido
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Very overrated. Better and cheaper comedors in the same area, Got some dried up gallo pinto which was the worst i have had in nicaragua.

Thank Karl P
Reviewed 24 September 2015

I'd heard that I needed to try the vigorón here, and though I didn't know what it was and generally eat vegetarian, it was delicious. It's a huge piece of yuca root (think sweet potato but different) piled high with a slaw and with chichironnes...More

Thank SamFromMadison
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

If you want to try some of the street food of Nicaragua you can stop here. I had the Vigoron and it was yummy and filling! It's a great people watching spot in the Parque Central. You will probably be approached by vendors but they...More

Thank Tonya V
Reviewed 31 March 2015

got to have Vigoron with a fresco de cebada. perfect combo. There are many other places, but they say this place is the best.

Thank GYN2014
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esquina Parque Central, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
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