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Don Parrillon

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££ - £££
Steakhouse, Central American, Latin, Barbecue, Spanish
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Zona Hippos 2c. al Sur, Managua, Nicaragua
+505 2270 0471
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07:30 - 19:30
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Mon - Sat 07:30 - 19:30
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Tallahassee, Florida
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don Parillon, like many steak houses in Nicaragua, pretend to be steakhouse but they limit themselves to typical cuts of meats that is (seems) ordinary, not distinctive and or unique. Definitely, the restaurant brings in its local and foreign visitors but it lacks that certain "knockout blow" that would place them on the higher hierarchy of Nicaraguan cuisine.

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Thank Felix P
Houston, Texas
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We took about 35 people from our Managua satellite office out here for a Friday night celebration when I was visiting from our office in the States. The restaurant handled things admirably. The food choices were good, they were options for rooms and also the ability to place individual orders for those with dietary restrictions. The drinks are strong and... More 

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Thank Alyssa W
Managua, Nicaragua
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77 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

A year ago I gave this place a very good review, sadly I feel that standards have slipped considerably. In my last review I raved about the lomo de costillo which has now been removed from the menu. We ordered three dishes one pork, one beef and one chicken (the chicken was a starter dish). All three were ok but... More 

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Thank Simon_M_Walters
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Waited over an hour to get any food after ordering and the restaurant wasn't busy! Ok food, ridiculous wait for it.

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Thank anonymous2717
León, Leon, Nicaragua
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Cooked perfectly almost everytime i go and for a great price. Really sad to hear i had a friend with a bad experiance here. ive been 6 times and each time happy. French fries are really good here too and the sausage

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Thank Jonathan G
Omoa, Honduras
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I've eaten at many BBQs in latinamerica and this one is nothing special. The flavor is ok, the service for a quiet night was bad, seems like they dont care much about service. Place was clean, drinks are large. Just know of something, Nicaragua has a law that prohibits tips within the receipt and this restaurant did add a 10%... More 

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Thank AznGuy76
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

If you want an alternative to Los Ranchos, this is it. The meat is excellent and the service very good. I would recommend asking for prime beef since they have two options. Don't go for the cheaper one....when it comes to eating meat in Nicaragua never go to cheap places; at the the end you pay more and do not... More 

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Thank Ernesto M
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat ! Beers always cold and if you visit this restaurant you have to try the chorizos (BBQ sausages) and the Fileton for 2 a juicy 1/2lb beef Tenderloin cooked on the flames. Service is excellent and the chef Martin is always there to make you feel at home.

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Thank Rbrr
Damascus, Maryland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

We ordered a mixed grilled plate of steak, chicken and chorizo with sides of rice, yucca, maduro and fries. The food and service was excellent. They give you large portions, so go hungry.

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Thank SharG71
San Salvador, El Salvador
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

The first time really thought it was a bad day for everyone, payday, baseball final among others, but then again, gave it another chance, and what can you guess? Terrible! ribs really dry (again), long time waiting, and the service... come on, at least pretend that you care.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Central American, Latin, Barbecue, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 19:30
Thursday
07:30 - 19:30
Friday
07:30 - 19:30
Saturday
07:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zona Hippos 2c. al Sur, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Managua Department  >  Managua
  • Phone Number: +505 2270 0471

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?