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La Trenza

) #86 of 301 Restaurants in Managua ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Latin,
Altamira, Contiguo a Claro Altamira, Managua, Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
+505 2277 4001
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (2 reviews)
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
Latin, Central American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Altamira, Contiguo a Claro Altamira, Managua, Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After asking about vegetarian dishes and reconfirming twice, I even asked that I don't even want any animal fat in food. They serve me jamón!!! What a horrible experience for a lifetime vegetarian!! Worst restaurant experience ever...

Thank geoamit
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

La trenza is a super simple spot with great service and excellent nica food. The speciality of the house is quesillo but they also serve a large variety of other traditional Nicaraguan dishes. This non touristy spot is a perfect place to try nica food...More

Thank Dorel R
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Good food, prices and service. We liked the plate day, very good, And the famous, "quesillo". Served on a hand made tortilla with sour cream and pickled onions. Quesillo is similar to mozzarella cheese but different taste. We contracted a taxi service owned by Transportes...More

Thank Rosy R
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I ate here twice during the week that I was in Managua. There is a nice variety of food on the menu and the portions are large. I felt like it was a good value for the money. It is definitely a place to go...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This restaurant is great for lunch or breakfast. The food, service I find to be great, and the price can not beat it. This is a restaurant is a must see, and once you eat here you will always want to come back to. (Like...More

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 8 May 2016

There is a large assortment of Nicaraguan dishes including nacatameles at any time of the day. The Caballo Bayo for two is really for four. Is a huge, we couldn't finish it.

Thank Rose Mary G
Reviewed 3 May 2016

They have real Nicaraguan food but its seems to me it is real expensive , I asked for a quesillo and I payed too much for tortilla and cheese .

Thank Alexander E
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

This is a good place for a classic nicaraguan dinner. The place is nice and located in a lovely neighborhood. I was a bit disapointed by the pork, but the quesas Nicas was a great surprise.

Thank Raphaël C
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Have visited this location of La Trenza in the past, and came back two times during this last vacation. This small and cozy location packs them in with good size portions, excellent ingredients and reasonable prizes. The "quesillo" is their main attraction (tipycal Nica dish...More

1  Thank Lourdes S
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Excellent place for take out Quesillo. Do not try to eat in as the road is very busy, poluted and dangerous to leave your car. Have them prepare the quesillos which are wonderful for pick or delivery.

Thank Exeter2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Altamira, Contiguo a Claro Altamira, Managua, Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Managua Department  >  Managua
  • Phone Number: +505 2277 4001
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