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Las Colinas

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Calle Atravesada S of City Center past the Mercado Municipal, Granada, Nicaragua
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful and authentic experience. Restaurant let you pick the fish (guatope). Deep fried but very moist inside. Highly recommended. A bit out of tourist spots. Better let someone local to take you there.

Thank InnsbruckG
London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Like many others we had read about Las Colinas as the place for the river fish Guapote. It didn't disappoint. Meaty fish that had been de-boned and fried. Thin crisp skin and succulent white fish within. Served with fires, rice, salad and a sweet and sour and style vegetable topping. Choose your fish size- we picked a medium and shared.... More 

Thank LauraEvans88
Los Angeles California
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148 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The specialty is guapote fish from Lake Nicaragua. The restaurant is located outside of the historic district in a sketchy neighborhood. Don't let that stop you, but take a taxi. Get a large fish and share it rather than two small fish. people come from Managua to go to Las Colinas restaurant. Not fancy at all, dirt on the floor,... More 

Thank CAK45
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107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I have eaten at Las Colinas countless times and am always delighted!! Guapote is a local fish caught off Ometepe in Lake Nicaragua and is a sweet white meat that is delicious. Colinas serves it sin espalda, without spine or bones so you can really dig in, succulent, fresh fish in either tomate o al ajillo, both styles are excellent... More 

Thank Johnny B
New York, NY
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44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

In Granada, we had a few (fantastic) steak dinners but wanted to try fish from the lake and our hotel recommended Las Colinas. It turned out to be some of the best fish we had during our entire trip. We only had fish there (they bring it to your table to show size :) and their grilled whole fish was... More 

Thank Sirius57
Roatan, Honduras
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

La Sabaneta is infamous or notorious for crime and poverty. You don't want to be here at night without a ride. The restaurant gets rave reviews, but, honestly, you're not getting anything special. We waited 15 minutes for service, followed by 15 minutes or more for orders to be taken. THEN, the food came fast. No followup, no afterservice. I... More 

Thank Michael M
Managua, Nicaragua
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Hello! I recommend this restaurant; the food is so good! If you go to Granada you MUST to go to Las Colinas. They accept cash (córdobas and dollars) and credit card. After a great meal you can go to Las Isletas de Granada (the restaurant is near to the port) and have a great time.

Thank Cristoffer T
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Our tour planer took us to this place. It was a rustic restaurant! They showed you the fish before you ordered it! The fish was very fresh and delicious! They cooked the whole fish for us. The fish bones were taken out somehow before they fried it. With their simple and delicious sauce on top it. Yammee!

Thank li000044
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Don't come here if you expect a nice restaurant with colonial atmosphere and european cuisine for a romantic dinner. Here it's typical. The soil is earth and the room is extremely large with no sense of decoration. But the fish is excellent!! It's typical. Made for people that like being off the beaten tracks and getting real experiences of a... More 

Thank fabien m
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

A local recommended this restaurant to us. Yes it has a dirt floor, but clean furniture, clean walls, and gracious wait staff. I went with my teenage son. Both of us loved the food. I ordered grilled chicken (bone-in, not breast) almost enough for 2 people. Well seasoned and very fresh. My son had the whole fish which was deboned.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Atravesada S of City Center past the Mercado Municipal, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada

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