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Asados Juanita

Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pollo” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Central American, South American
Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

I've been here many times, and its always just right. No smiling waitstaff, but that is just fine. They're nice enough and the food is simple but good. No menu, just "res, pollo, o cerdo" The chicken I had was perfectly cooked, not charred to...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank jidoo
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Very good food and great laid back atmosphere. You can choose between beef, chicken or pork that is being grilled right outside in front of the restaurant. Comes with typical Nicaraguan sides.. So good and great service! Also can't beat the price.... Two huge meals...More

Date of visit: March 2016
1  Thank jf405811
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Went here twice during our stay in San Juan. Great value, large portions, delicious and very popular. There are only three options- chicken, pork or beef. Between two of us we tried them all and enjoyed each of them. The service isn't particularly friendly, but...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Bernardo H
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Juanita was BBQing meat on the street. The portion sizes were great, the pickled cabbage mixture that they have on the table was very tasty. Great meal!

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank rmalloff
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Asados Juanita is located on Avenida Mercado across the street from King Curry and Cervecerea. You can't miss the woman cooking on the street with her wood fired grill and the line up of locals and tourists buying a meal. The menu is pretty simple....More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank lightningboy
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Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Central American, South American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Avenida Mercado, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
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