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The Buccaneer

Brig Bay 2 | Inside Paraiso Beach Hotel, 1234, Nicaragua
+505 2575 5111
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tacos” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
Seafood, International, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Brig Bay 2 | Inside Paraiso Beach Hotel, 1234, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We had the burger $8, fish taco$8, and the breakfast $5. Yes prices are more expensive but they use better quality ingredients. Real cheddar! Thick bacon! French fries that are actually crispy and not limp like everywhere else in Nicaragua!. Not too salty and nicely...More

Thank Bar_none_travel
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed for couple of nights at the Paraiso Beach Hotel where we had excellent lunches and dinners in the Buccaneer. The lobster tacos are an excellent choice for lunch as well as the sandwiches with fresh baked bread. There is also a big variety...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Even the bean taste weird, even do we stay at the hotel we did not eat there because food did no look good, we did like the coconut flan

Thank PatriciaU7124YA
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Paraiso is one of the few restaurants that is open until late so we had to eat here out of necessity. We usually never eat at hotel restaurants. However we were pleasantly surprised. The lobster was of great quality and we even got to talk...More

Thank RdeJong7
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Our first night out on the island & we are dinner here. Fantastic food. Really good Thai food & some amazing fish & lobster. Relaxed & low key, books & games to borrow too.

Thank cathyhill
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Paraíso Beach Hotel and this is its restaurant. We had no choice but to dine here several times due to weather and other constraints. The staff are not helpful and don't seem to want to work at all (with some loable exceptions)....More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We really liked the food and the people serving it, most are friendly characters for sure. We ran the full menu in the week we stayed but was all good and the comp-breakfast was a value. Obviously since it on an island prices were higher...More

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Friendly staff, they are really helpful and always willing to help out. The restaurant has an international cuisine, a fusion of Latino, Asian and Caribbean style. you can enjoy nature surrounding the hotel, its open areas with garden views and its lounge areas simulate a...More

Thank Jassgalo
CornIsland, Owner at The Buccaneer, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi, thank you for your kind words! I'm happy to hear you liked our restaurant! We hope to see you back very soon. Mike

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Despite being nestled in a beautiful garden with charming thatched roof buildings, they manage to deliver meals without panache. The food is pretty standard, nothing seemed remarkable and you sort of feel as if you are a bit of a bother to the waitstaff. Service...More

Thank kristinrye
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If you are staying at the hotel, this is a convenient and decent place to eat. However, don't go out of your way to get here. Nothing is particularly amazing on the menu and you sort of feel like you are a bother to the...More

Thank kristinrye
CornIsland, Owner at The Buccaneer, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Kristine, Thank you for your review. We do our best to always improve our service and menu. We recently added fresh curries, home made baguettes and typical island dishes. I hope you come back to try them. Best regards, Mike

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
After-hours, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
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06:00 - 23:00
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06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brig Bay 2 | Inside Paraiso Beach Hotel, 1234, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Southern Atlantic Autonomous Region  >  Corn Islands  >  Big Corn Island
  • Phone Number: +505 2575 5111
  • E-mail
The Buccaneer is one of the well kept secrets on Corn Island. Located on ship wreck beach, we open our doors to all visitors of Corn Island. We feel very connected to the history of the island and we prove this in all aspects of your stay. We offer great tasting food and good service from your reservation until the dishes. It is always a good time in our pirate inspired restaurant.The Buccaneer is located conveniently on the premises of Paraiso Beach Hotel on Corn Island. The restaurant is open air, decorated with a typical island style thatched roof. You will have a dining view on our garden, the beach and the Caribbean sea.Whether you like a private dinner, a family lunch or group catering, just let us know and we will accommodate you. Even live music is offered regularly.For everyone who likes great food and professional service, The Buccaneer offers all possibilities.
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