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Guiliguiste

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La Paza Centro Carr a Leon Nueva, Managua, Nicaragua
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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant speciality is "Quesillo's" with natural drinks, which are quite delicious in their own rite but the level of mosquitos, counter produces Guiliguiste's fast food (quesillo's). On several occasions, I have mentioned this point to the proprietor of the restaurant but to no avail; they sell in volume to truck drivers, locals, and yes, foreign tourist but the lack... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

No trip to Nicaragua is complete without stopping at a roadside stand selling quesillo, which is cheese, chopped tomato and onion, wrapped in a tortilla and drizzled (lots) with natilla (I don't know the Nica word for this so I use the Costa Rica term). Today I treated my guide to a "doble" and soft drink. Lunch for two under... More 

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Thank jackietrehorn
Chandler, Arizona
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335 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Watch how quesillos are made and enjoy. When you get there walk around back and see how the tortillas are made. At that point walk around front and get 1.

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Thank cjschreiner
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

I think if you look for the best "quesillos" in Nicaragua, you should try here. Fresh corn tortilla will make a big difference!

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Thank Anthony P
Granada, Nicaragua
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

Fresh corn Tortillas which you can see the ladies at the back do it at them, soft kind of Mozzarella cheese, and the pickle onions is a perfect combination for a local Nicaraguan snack. Just Good.

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Thank Byronortega
Nicaragua
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

My winner of the battle for the best quesillo between Nagarote and La Paz Centro my vote os for La Paz Centro and Guiliguiste, it is a must than when you drive by here you make a stop

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Thank RodolfoNicaragua
Nicaragua
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63 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2012

I ma hoping the this is the Quesillo place, if so, this is the best Quesillo ever, it a must stop on the way to Leon as well, in La Paz Centro.

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Thank RodolfoNicaragua
Managua, Nicaragua
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213 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2012

Si viajas entre León y Managua, esta es una parada obligatoria para desayunarse un delicioso quesillo tipico Nicaragüense o bien como un entremés de media mañana

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Thank Jorge A
managua
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91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2011

park the truck, The rancho is vibrating with action. Huge mounds of different cookies on either side, a vendor musically selling cds, and at the back you see the outlines of three ladies feverishly preparing the famous quesillos, a tortilla with fresh local cheese in a creamy onion dressing poured into the tortilla, served with fresco de cacao. The owner... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Paza Centro Carr a Leon Nueva, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Managua Department  >  Managua

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