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El Camello BBQ

€€ - €€€Barbecue, ,
One Block South of O'shea's on Calle Caimito | 2 Blocks East of the South Side of Central Park, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 8811 2655
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (39 reviews)
“avocado fries” (19 reviews)
“curries” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Barbecue, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
One Block South of O'shea's on Calle Caimito | 2 Blocks East of the South Side of Central Park, Granada, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came into El Camello for dinner stayed for the fun atmosphere and great people. The food was ok but the people and bar was super fun.

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I actually wandered here after getting lost trying to find another place. The blue interior was inviting. The ex-pat owners are super friendly and I enjoyed a few beers there chatting with them. Went back two days later to try to ribs, which were quite...More

Thank ChrisViajero
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to eat dinner early, so the restaurant we planned to go to was closed. This was close to it. It did seem focused on American tourists and tastes. We had a steak in a blue cheese sauce and BBQ ribs. Both were good,...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is fantastic. The staff are great, place has a good vibe. The owner is great for a conversation. Don't miss this place!

Thank Tengo_Mucho_Blah
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We did an orientation tour of the city and our guide even said El Camello has the best ribs in town. We agree. We visited El Camello Restaurant twice during our stay in Granada and were pleased both times. Visit number one was also our...More

Thank MsVickiG
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Surprisingly great BBQ and great cocktails. The deep fred avocado's were great and the sliders were delicious. Sangria was pretty delightful also.

Thank Metez
Reviewed 10 March 2018

went here with some guys we met from the UK and the Netherlands, and had a night out. the food was okay, prices were on the steep side for granada but it was good. the service was decent but again at the higher prices it...More

Thank robnkim
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Always a favourite eatery amongst the locals and Expats. Still offers great food and great prices. This restaurant should never be overlooked on a trip or stay in Granada. Not convinced by some of the menu changes. The Thai curry needs to return..it's better than...More

Thank gerald w
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Food was ok, Cuban sandwich didn't come with the pickles as advertised. When I tried to pay with visa was told it would be an extra 15% (I see another review mentions this as well), this is against any merchant agreement and likely is to...More

Thank rob l
Reviewed 24 February 2018

FANTASTIC ambienece, food & service! BEST meal we had during our week long stay in Granada. The owner is a class act, very warm & welcoming. Delicious food and drinks. Cozy & cool atmosphere. Best ribs I've ever had! Still drooling :)

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Questions & Answers
Susan P
28 August 2017|
Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure. Had the amazing sangria
14 January 2016|
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Response from Jassgalo | Reviewed this property |
I understand they're open from 11.00 to 23.00. Normally restaurants are closed on Mondays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Block South of O'shea's on Calle Caimito | 2 Blocks East of the South Side of Central Park, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +505 8811 2655
"Best barbecue in Nicaragua" voted by channel 8. Fresh, homemade and savory dishes that won't break the bank
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