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Bambu Beach

North end of Beach, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
North end of Beach, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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61 - 70 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 10 January 2013

I was looking for a tasty yet relaxing place for dinner and happened upon this restaurant. Like the other reviews, this place has both great ambiance and delicious food. The menu is comprised of a fusion of Nicaraguan and Mediterranean/Italian flavors. The decor is modern...More

Thank Sunny H
Reviewed 28 December 2012 via mobile

Enjoyed Christmas dinner at Bambu. It's like a dream restaurant! Completely different than anywhere else in San Juan del Sur, very sophisticated- with a lovely little pool that we soaked our feet in, a great view of the beach & sunset. Loved how well seasoned...More

Thank MaggieLHarrington
Reviewed 25 December 2012 via mobile

Rocco had the mahi mahi special (amazing) I had the summer rolls. It was a wonderful meal. We enjoyed the decor and had one of our best lunches on our trip here!

Thank cheryl p
Reviewed 3 December 2012

If you want a unique experience try watching the super bowl here.Sunset,mojito,good food and a bambu structure watching the game

Thank thetraveler057
Reviewed 25 November 2012

Get the mojitos, they're fantastic! You can't beat this reataurant's view of the beach. Loved it! Very friendly staff.

Thank Fruscalleda
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Set right on the bay in SJDS, very nice modern feel to it. The food was good, the dessert especially was tasty. Tempura plantains and Nicaraguan Snowballs, yum. Would go back.

Reviewed 24 August 2012

This is definitely a cut above most restaurants in San Juan del Sur. Of course, the prices reflect this, but as the customers are mostly gringos, this doesn't seem to be a problem. It's got a great sort of atmosphere, very calming and quiet. We...More

Thank oolichan
Reviewed 18 August 2012

The food was delicious and fresh. I had the fish in banana leaves and friends had the chicken quesadilla and shrimp quesadillas. The food was good, and service was great. The location was great too - right on the beach, but on the quieter part...More

Thank HB-KRizz
Reviewed 1 August 2012

Had a fantastic meal in a very nice environment. I had the special - mahi mahi in a nice light orange sauce. My wife had the bam bam chicken and the kids had spaghetti. All of the meals were excellent. The decor is very nice....More

Thank Tenzig N
Reviewed 27 July 2012

This is a nice place to relax away from the business of the main street, enjoy the beachside restaurant in a classy way. We would have never found this place if a friend hadn't told us about it, as it is way down the main...More

Thank aikidomonkey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North end of Beach, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
  • Phone Number: 505-5682-101
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