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Seleccion Nicaraguense

1/2 Cuadra Al Norte de La Catedral San Pedro, Matagalpa, Nicaragua
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“panini” (13 reviews)
“tomato bread” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1/2 Cuadra Al Norte de La Catedral San Pedro, Matagalpa, Nicaragua
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place is always amazing. 2 locations. Coffee - Great. Service - Great. Food - Great. Can't lose. It's where the locals go.

Thank Wayne T
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic coffee! If you're a coffee lover, you can't miss this place. I had the cappuccino an my husband and daughter the frappuccinos. They were outstanding and the tres leches was delicious. So glad we got to experience this place in the coffee mecca...More

Thank Marisol T
marocass, Propietario at Seleccion Nicaraguense, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you!! Hope to see you back soon in Seleccion Nicaragüense!!

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The menu is a short list of salads, paninis, and other fair that is in no way representative of Nicaraguan cuisine. It's menu is also small which begs the question why call it selección nicaraguense when, in fact, it's neither. The air conditioning is nice...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Fun place to have a meeting or a quiet place to rest. Great coffee and coffee drinks! Limited food menu. Air conditioning is a great respite from the Nicaraguan heat!

Thank drwillie78
Reviewed 24 June 2017

During our week-long stay in Matagalpa, we made it a point of coming here almost every afternoon to just sit in air-conditioning and relax. They offer a daily "promoción" for 100 córdobas (about $4) with a featured drink and a dessert. They feature coffee locally...More

Thank IolaniHale
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Panini, milkshakes, and coffee for the most part. As someone who likes to dive into cultural experience, I was disappointed when I was taken here. The food is great as are the beverages and coffee, and the price is what you would expect at a...More

Thank marinash94
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Great coffee. Lots of rich locals and expats come here. professional services, good selection of coffee drinks. excellent quality.

1  Thank Yair L
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We ate here twice - great luncheon specials 2 for 1 at $C150 Dining in or outside - near the Cathedral. Service was exemplary. Food was tasty. Regular menu was also good and moderately priced.

1  Thank worldwoman
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I went there for coffee only. The place is very clean and trendy. They have a lot of power outlets so you can use the place to get some work done. The décor and level of hygiene is above Nicaraguan standard. The coffee is up...More

1  Thank Paskl1972
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Good WiFi, good coffee, good food, good ambience. It has the ambience of a Starbucks, but they serve liquor and beer and have a food menu. It is a bit pricey by Nicaraguan standards, but you get what you pay for.

1  Thank ericsafudus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 am
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Cuadra Al Norte de La Catedral San Pedro, Matagalpa, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Matagalpa Department  >  Matagalpa
Tienda & Cafe ubicada en el corazon de Matagalpa. En Seleccion Nicaraguense podra disfrutar de un ambiente tranquilo donde poder degustar el mejor cafe de Centroamerica. Contamos con panaderia propia donde se elaboran a diario exquisitos postres y pan fresco. El local esta climatizado, contando con un moderno mobiliario, wifi gratuito para clientes y una amplia terraza exterior. Abierto desde las siete y media de la manana para los mas madrugadores, tiene la oportunidad de probar desde nuestros riquisimos desayunos a las mas sabrosas cenas, dado que permanecemos sirviendole con un trato personalizado hasta las diez de la noche. Compruebe como la cocina moderna y rapida no esta renida con la mejor de las presentaciones y una extraordinaria calidad.Y ademas, puede llevar los mejores productos gourmet de Nicaragua...Ron Flor de Cana, puros elaborados con un tabaco extraordinario, licor de cacao producido en las montanas de Nicaragua y, como no, el mejor cafe del pais.Si desea llevarse un regalo de Nicaragua, no lo dude, la mejor opcion la tiene en Seleccion Nicaraguense.
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