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Pan De Vida

Meters West of the Texaco Gas Station 50, San Juan del Sur 60134, Nicaragua
+505 8379 7549
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (90 reviews)
“cakes” (19 reviews)
“brick oven” (17 reviews)
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Meters West of the Texaco Gas Station 50, San Juan del Sur 60134, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 12 December 2012

Best banana bread I have ever eaten in my life. Mrs Sam G agrees. Wheat bread was hard as a rock. Five stars for the banana bread, one star for the wheat bread.

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 2 December 2012

Doesn't matter if you look for healthier or better tasting, this is our pick for all types of pastries.

Thank Fishing-Nicaragua
Reviewed 19 November 2012

I'm a bread snob and everything I've eaten so far has been really good! Try the banana bread and fococcia,

Thank EStraus
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Open most of the day. It's on the main road leading in to town on the left hand side, just about a block before you get in to the center of town. There's a small sign hanging outside. Highly, highly recommend the cinnamon bread and...More

Thank tjkvu06
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We visited this several times during our stay at all times of the day to get a piece of their sweet bread in particular the banana cake (incredible). Great value for the money and well worth visiting..repeatedly :)

Reviewed 24 August 2012

We have been to San Juan del Sur many times, but this was the first time we actually noticed this place, because it's easy to miss. There is only one small overhead sign and no store front windows. Once we found our way in, however,...More

Thank oolichan
Reviewed 21 August 2012

We loved their sweet breads - their mango & nuts bread, carrot bread, and cinnamon swirls are amazing. We tried a lot of stuff there (I love to bake), but had to admit to ourselves that something was amiss with their regular breads (whole-wheat sourdough...More

Thank Peaceinapod
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Sweet little place that reminds me of how great it is to see Artisans create beautiful breads, cakes, and pizzas.

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 5 August 2012

Upon walking into this shop the wonderful smells of fresh bread and cinnamon rolls stopped me like a brick wall. It took a while to decide what I wanted. I love fresh sourdough bread! It was our last day and we were driving to Managua....More

Thank LeisureTeam
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Fresh bread, delicious cinnamon roll and lots of cake and excellent Pizza. Whatever you could wish for you will find it there. Yummy yummy!

Thank Luise W
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
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08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meters West of the Texaco Gas Station 50, San Juan del Sur 60134, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
  • Phone Number: +505 8379 7549
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Pan De Vida is your brick oven bakery!
We offer a fine selection of hand crafted artisan breads and sweets. Make your own pizza at the Saturday night pizza party, order a special occasion cake and don't forget the famous chocolate chip cookies!
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