El Bodegon

This new Cuban restaurant downtown is the trendy place to eat in Leon.  Lovely courtyard.  

Location: Parque de Los Poetas 275 Metros Al Norte | (Contiguo a Pizza Antonini) 


El Sesteo

Popular restaurant in front of the cathedral. Good churrasco.

Location: Main Avenue, Main Street. Next to city hall. 




Good vegetarian food, quite a rarity in Nicaragua.

Location: 2nd street south. North side of El Laborio Church. 




Charlie's Bar BBQ (Texas style)

Great BBQ chicken with good home made sauce and generous servings.

Location: By pass. 200 mt north from the Central Bank. 


El Lobito Bar

Great grill restaurant in Subtavia with live music some nights.

Location: 4 blocks west, half block south, 1 and a half blocks west from Laboria Church.



El Mediterraneon

Italian restaurant. pizzas, pasta and pastries. Decent wine list.             

Location: Near Ruben Dario Park. Address: 2½ blocks north from Ruben Dario Park.



Manhattan Bar & Restaurant

Their Facebook page says they ´serve Sushi, Tapas & Kickass Cocktails´ We agree!!

Location: Opposite La Perla Hotel on the corner.


Los Pescaditos

In the Sutiava area, the best  seafood in Leon.

Location: From Sutiava church, one block south and ½ block west.



Great seafood, right on the beach in Las Penitas a 30 minute drive from Leon.