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Restaurante El Filete

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Km. 26 carretera Managua Masaya, Nindiri, Nicaragua
+505 2522 4700
11:00 - 12:00
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Denver, Colorado
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117 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We were taken to el Filete Steak House as part of an cruise excursion tour of Nicaragua. The main dining room was decorated with an evergreen Christmas tree covered in local handicraft. This room was effectively wide open on 2 sides in keeping with the tropical climate of the area. Our luncheon buffet included many local dishes, including beans, rice,... More 

Thank travlndon
Los Angeles, California
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We needed a big meal on our way to the airport and this place delivered. The meals came with soup and salad (and you can refill) which made my family happy. We had two different steaks, chicken and fish dishes. The steaks were the best, particularly the Churrasco. Clean, open air, large space. More pricey than many other local restaurants... More 

Thank tsimon05
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Great service, delicious food I had the fish filet with garlic and olive older. While very good, make sure you are a garlic lover. The shrimp was also very fresh my partner had no complaints. During Christmas the decor is great as well!

Thank Paulette T
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

To begin with this is an established restaurant with years of impeccable service. The building is one of the bigger restaurants I have frequented in Nicaragua. They have separate areas for conferences, family parties and fine dining. The building is very well cared for and open to the brisk winds that pass thru Nindiri. The food is just excellent. I... More 

Thank Steven W
Fort Lauderdale
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Beautifully decorated, open air, tropical, nicely decorated and well maintianed nicaraguan fare restaurant. The menu includes many fine steak and fish selections, I ordered the steak filet de salsa jalapeña it was fantastic! The tasty jalapeña sauce is cream based with onions and jalapeños which complimented the generous size juicy grilled steak. The bill was $100 for 5 people, somewhat... More 

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Goes, The Netherlands
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104 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

I was pleasantly surprised by the excellent quality of food at El Filete, the fresh fish, the steaks, the chicken were all tasty, well prepared, the waiters attentive. The place itself is average, on the road side, it has lost its typical atmosphere. The prices are on the high side for Nicaragua, e.g. compared to Bucanero on the other side... More 

1 Thank JohnLindhout
San Jose, Costa Rica
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2014

I paid WAY! TOO! MUCH! NO A/C the staff rude! The sign in the front says " New Beef " Thats OK, But i did not want to pay for the whole COW!

1 Thank Charle A
Mexico, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2014

12 Years ago my friends took my wife and I at masaya shopping...on the way back to Managua we stopped for dinner at the El Filete restaurant,,,food was very good in the air conditioning room. A week ago we went to this restaurant and and it was terrible, because it was during the week...they only open the air conditioning on... More 

4 Thank diriangen2014
Odessa, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Lunch came with soup and salad from the self serve table. The rest of the lunch & drink order was taken by a waiter and brought to the table. The food was delicious. The tables were beautifully and colorfully decorated. There was a band that came to sing and play music while we ate. We had a member of our... More 

1 Thank Lori C
Granada, Nicaragua
1 review
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Short and sweet. In my 62 years...the worst dining experience ever. It was clean and the waitress was sweet. The wine list consisted on Riunite. Ok, well the beer was fairly cold. There was no one in the place which should have been a red flag. But many decent restaurants in Nicaragua have few customers. The waitress took our order.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Km. 26 carretera Managua Masaya, Nindiri, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Masaya Department  >  Nindiri
  • Phone Number: +505 2522 4700

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