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Bucanero

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Nindiri Quarter, Managua, Nicaragua
+505 2522 7550
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Granada, Nicaragua
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

The service was ok, the waiter was atentive but the food was subpar with exagerated prices. This is supose to be a campestre place, typical food but the prices are more like a top notch restaurant in managua.Ordered the mar y tierra and it had a large bland piece of meat with 4 shrimps and cost almost $20 usd, served... More 

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Thank Aldo G
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We came here with high expectations & had our family from US & Nicaragua together. The experience was terrible & we were overcharged, had rude & disrespectful service. The server/waiter disappeared for long periods of time, gave no reason when we asked for a special offer/promotion that was advertised in the menu that he just rudely said they couldnt offer.... More 

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Thank Jen J
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Worst service, went with family that is from Masaya. They said it used to be good. They had a special on beers on the menu, then they said they ran out of cold beer so couldn't give us the deal. We said to just put them in an ice bucket. Then, an hour before they closed, we were not allowed... More 

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Thank Anne L
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The food was served raw when we complained they served us the same piece of chicken refried No I apologize .I told the waiter how come the same piece she said my supervisor doesn't allow us to change it and neither of the 2 supervisors even approached us to apologize Prices too high for the service or courtesy So sad... More 

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Pinecrest, Florida
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19 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Went earlier this month as part of a group of seven. We had a table near the edge with a great view. At one point they turned on blaring music that was way too loud, but after another table complained they turned it down to a reasonable level. Our food was ok, but took a long time to arrive. Some... More 

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St. Augustine, Florida
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

We live in Nicaragua and often take people here at some point. The view of the Laguna de Apoyo crater from the restaurant is quite impressive, and the place is open and airy. We mostly get the fish (al estilo de Tipitapa). Anyone visiting Nicaragua should try this. Whole fish, with the head, but it's really good. Trust us, we... More 

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Thank Steve J
Managua, Nicaragua
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Horrible service. Food is acceptable. But time to serve is totally unacceptable. This is not Nicaraguan style. Shame on you Bucaneros

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

I visited this restaurant today and hoped for a great get away from the heat and dust in Managua. Unfortunately I was extremely disappointed! Although the view is magnificent that is all the restaurant has to offer. The food was average and the prices did not reflect on its quality. In my opinion the place is over-priced especially considering its... More 

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Easton, Connecticut
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

Restaurant is set back from the road, and there is a pool next door so parking may be an issue. However they had staff directing cars to open spaces. Restaurant looks small, but has multiple levels. Go to the left side so that you get a wonderful view of the caldersa. Service was prompt and courteous, drinks arrived quickly. Food... More 

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Thank senioritcitizen
Managua, Nicaragua
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Horrible service!! Waited over a hour and a half for our meals to arrive; only to discover they were cold. Our table waited without drinks, dirty table, no napkins or plates for our food to come out. We ordered 2 fried Shrimp plates, langosta, club sandwich, and a breaded fish plate. My husbands lobster was actually raw upon arriving to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Cuisine
International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nindiri Quarter, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Managua Department  >  Managua
  • Phone Number: +505 2522 7550
Description
Located at kilometer 26 of the road that leads from the capital to Masaya. His name is ¨El Bucanero¨ restaurant , a place visited by many tourists from all parts of the world for its beautiful view of the nature reserve, which name is Volcano Masaya and Lagoon product of the volcanic activities of past centuries. The restaurant has different types of environment, nice rooms, pool, bar, all surrounded by beautiful nature and elegant rustic infrastructure. El Bucanero is Near other tourist attractions such as the city of Granada that is twenty minutes away.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?