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Antorchas bar and bocas

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De La Iglesia La Merced 1c Al Norte 1/2c Al Oeste, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8383 5294
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18:00 - 00:00
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Sun 18:00 - 00:00
Tue - Thu 18:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had read great reviews about the food and especially the cocktails. I had the chicken quesadilla and a whiskey orange pineapple cocktail. The quesadilla was fine and came out pretty quickly, but the cocktail tasted like pineapple juice - there was no cocktail aspect to it all. Overall disappointed after reading the other reviews.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent!! I really would like to recommend my favorite bar in all Nicaragua. The garden (patio) is lovely, it has a beautiful atmosphere with pretty lights and burning torches. The food is something special, really tasty and unique. Tostonhamburgesas, Pollo con Mango-Mostaza sauce, Thai Salat, Piel de Papas, really tasty sauces and this combined with a fresh cocktail or a... More 

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Thank Vera K
Stuart, Florida
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Since we weren't too hungry, my son and I were looking for a place to have something light to eat. The menu at Antorchas listed several items that interested us. We ordered the potato skins and the chicken in peanut sauce. Both were delicious! We will definitely go back to Antorchas next time we're in Leon.

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2 Thank somedaysue
Sydney
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Found this place our first night in Leon, food, drinks and service were all great, I ordered the chicken with satay sauce which was a winner. Cocktails were tasty and it wasn't too expensive. Tried to go again another night but it was closed, we may have gone too early.

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Thank Jacintac123
Las Vegas, Nevada
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113 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Looked for this place my first night in Leon based on other reviews for not having blasting music. Good music, relaxed atmosphere, good service. I tried the Potato Skins (recommended on the menu) and they were just OK. Very small potatos, some halves did not have the potato scooped out. On the other hand, the chicken quesedilla was EXCELLENT.

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Thank PhreedomPhun
Den Haag
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere was good with great music. The staff were friendly and attentive and the food was delicious. Well worth a visit if you're in Leon

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Thank Karen S
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 April 2015

Little Bar with good music , good atmosphere, cocktails are ok, national rum ++. I prefer this kind of bar than the loudy ones than you can find in the center city.

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Thank Bring M
Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

Cool spot in Leon for a few drinks and appetizers. The courtyard location is nice, and definitely give the tostones sliders a try!

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Thank NickB92
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2015

We stumbled upon this place looking for a 'snack' supper and some good drinks. The place was quiet, but the music was chill and excellent vibes. Chicken wings were huge, and the drinks were fantastic! Menu was in English which is always a bonus too :) lol

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Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

This is a great place for food and drinks that's reasonably priced. It's a unique Nica take on tapas and a nice atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 11
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De La Iglesia La Merced 1c Al Norte 1/2c Al Oeste, Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 8383 5294

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