We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafetin el Volcan

Latin, , Fast food
Calle 14 de Septiembre | 1 Block South of Iglesia de La Merced, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 8889 2345
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (4 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Central American, Fast food
Calle 14 de Septiembre | 1 Block South of Iglesia de La Merced, Granada, Nicaragua
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (29)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 26 January 2018

If you've had enough of overpriced (by Nicaraguan standards) Granada, Cafetin el Volcan is definitely the place you need to visit! It may not look like much compared to beautiful restaurants like the Garden Café, but the food is delicious and the prices quite reasonable....More

Thank Pat5150
Reviewed 24 December 2017

I don't think we appreciated what a great deal this establishment was when we had dinner there our first night in Granada. We each tried a double portion of the house specialty (quesillos) for an appetizer, which were less than $2, and then tried an...More

Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I came here to try the quesillo and tiste. I think the address of this place is incorrect as it's much closer to Hostel Oasis. I invited a fellow traveler to come along and she spilled my tiste all over my quesillo before I had...More

Thank Nora L
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Is a must for traditional Nicaraguan food! Very cheap and delicious. The best thing about the meal however was the hospitality, the owner went above and beyond talking about Nicaraguan cuisine and Granada. Don't leave Granada without making a stop at Cafetin el Volcan!

Thank cory d
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I was looking forward to eating here based on the reviews. So we walked down here and when we walked in there were 10 or 12 people seated at that point. The guy at the counter who I assumed was the owner was very overwhelmed...More

Thank hockeypuck9399
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Very plain. I was expecting something more. Rancheros had sweet tomato, hard tortilla and cooked through eggs. Nicaragua doesn't seem to have the strongest breakfast game in Nicaragua so far! This is around 80-90c for one of the main breakfasts but they aren't very filling....More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Was a bit of a struggle to find this place - don't trust the map on here use the description to find it! I tried the quesillos and also had the quesadillas. It was all pretty standard grub but for about £3 for the meal...More

Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I found everything we tried here great - though my girlfriend didn't like the tiste (our first time trying it) because tiste is gritty. The quesillos are great as well.

Thank Tyler O
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A great small family-owned eatery. Definitely try the quesillos. The staff is friendly and they have a wide variety of dishes for good prices.

2  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Cafetin El Volcan has a variety of choices, i will be honest and tell you that i went for the thing that they are known for which is Quesillos. Quesillos are not from Granada but my opinion is that El Volcan is one of the...More

2  Thank RodolfoNicaragua
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in Granada
Hotel Real La Merced
157 reviews
.01 km away
Casa La Merced
61 reviews
.03 km away
Hotel Casa del Consulado
269 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel La Bocona
197 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe de las Sonrisas
191 reviews
.05 km away
Restaurante El Zaguan
1,696 reviews
.42 km away
La Claraboya
257 reviews
.42 km away
Japanese Dining Bar KANPAI
181 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Catedral de Granada
702 reviews
.33 km away
ChocoMuseo Granada
1,202 reviews
.30 km away
Parque Colon de Granada
135 reviews
.18 km away
Mi Museo
151 reviews
.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cafetin el Volcan staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Latin, Central American, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 14 de Septiembre | 1 Block South of Iglesia de La Merced, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +505 8889 2345
La Especialidad de la casa son los Quesillos, unicos en la ciudad y Bebidas Tipicas nicaraguenses (Tiste y Cacao). Estamos abierto todos los dias en horario de 7:30 a.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing