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El Buen Gusto Restaurant

None, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
+505 2568 2747
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
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“hamburger” (2 reviews)
“happy hour” (4 reviews)
“our waiter” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Central American
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None, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for a beer and a snack. We let the waiter know we wanted some seafood but it was a very hot day so preferred something light. We made a mistake and ordered a seafood platter for a group and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank bartc139
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Great place to hang out for sunset and happy hour. Excelent view over the beach.Lots of birds to watch. Very attending and friendly staff. Good food. Nice music. Loving it

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank andreaswmatthes
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is the restaurant that is owned by the hotel we stayed at .. a little pricy being on the Main Street on the bay but , the had food choices for everyone , vegan , nica , salads ,hamburgers , pollo all plancha was...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Laura R
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This was the first place we visited when we arrived in SJDS. Service was fast and pushy. We did not like the fact that they are a bit agressive to get u in their place. It felt like a tourist trap. The place has the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Lucysc0tt
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I used to really enjoy this restaurant and make a point to eat there at least once every time we vacationed in SJDS, well never again after breakfast on Monday. They have a new waiter (I think his name is Francisco) and he is very...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank originalbeth
Reviewed 19 August 2017

After a very disappointing experience in nearby Josselines,we literally went next door and found a completely different experience.Our assigned waiter Gustavo went above and beyond making our experience as wonderful as possible.The food was incredible.We both had the fish and it was delicious,but what was...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank silkfunkybrit
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We visited here as a group of 9 for supper. We were seated quickly and enjoyed the light breeze coming off the beach at sunset. Our waiter was very attentive and served icy drinks quickly. We tried margaritas in a few other places, but found...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank kb59
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a light lunch with cocktails. Our server was incredible. Made us feel very VIP. Even called a cab for us and escorted our packages from shopping to the cab. Lovely beach front setting. Drinks and ceviche were delicious. Highly recommend this spot

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank scarabrose81
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Cruise ships come in here and if you just walk to the beach, this is a good choice. I was treated very well and the place is clean, bright and inviting. I had a dish of fresh fish on vegetables in a mildly spicy sauce....More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Kahuna1989
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

On the beach so it has a great view of the bay. We had breakfast which was just ok. We went back for supper and it was great and it was happy hour. Very good service both times and it was inexpensive.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Dennis D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: None, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
  • Phone Number: +505 2568 2747
Located on the water in central San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua
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