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Carnitas Nia Lola

Copan Ruinas, Copan Ruinas 00504, Honduras
(504) 651-4196
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“carnitas” (13 reviews)
“grilled meat” (7 reviews)
“kebab” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Bar, Barbecue, Central American
$$ - $$$
Copan Ruinas, Copan Ruinas 00504, Honduras
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Reviewed yesterday

You cant visit Copan without eating at least once in this restaurant. It is so much fun, the decoration is amazing, and it just gives you the feel of being in a really unique place, one of a kind. I enjoyed eating here so much....More

Thank kathyauclair
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food overpriced on top of a 300 steak you get a 15% of tax charged. service is horrible had to yell at the waitress to keep coming upstairs. steak was too thick raw. the sides are a tiny bit of rice its an actual spoon...More

Thank evelyn a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended our trip to Copán Ruinas with a fabulous dinner. The place is beautiful, the service a 10, the food outstanding. We order a Parrillada for Six(mix grill). Wow! The prices are reasonable, family atmosphere. I highly recommend it. I did not get to...More

Thank 11maya74
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

After a long day at Copan Ruins, I took a walk from the hotel up a tiny sloping hill toward the public park. With a quick left before the park, I found myself at Carnitas Nia Lola. The restaurant has two floors for dinner. Upstairs...More

Thank Alric L
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Food is cooked on a hand bellowsed charcoal fire, lots of drinks, good wine, great service. Things are served in a special way, no spoilers here! I had the skewered chicken and had to take most of it home. Atmosphere galore. A really terrific place....More

Thank jackietrehorn
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This is a casual restaurant with a coal fire over which the meats are cooked. The mixed kebab was very good and is enough for two people if you order an appetizer. In fact, it was almost too much! The waitress delivers the food to...More

Thank Lagniappe-37
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We ate lunch up on the second floor open air deck which was very nice. I actually had two appetizers for my lunch which worked very well. Others enjoyed their lunch choices as well. The food and drinks were delivered in very creative ways.

Thank montanan_traveler
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Great food and excellent service the prices are not the best but the topical atmosphere and fresh air is well worth it

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Nice grill, cool déco and atmosphere, service super friendly, happy hour, also ok for vege, we recommend it !

Thank Mycklane
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Good location to eat with friends. Informal, open, friendly staff. Waitresses sometimes carry orders on their head. Looks really cool when they come up the stairs with a cocktail on top. Nothing subtle about the food, grilled meat with with extras. But quite good actually....More

Thank coloko
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $20
Latin, Bar, Barbecue, Central American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Copan Ruinas, Copan Ruinas 00504, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Copan Department  >  Copan Ruinas
  • Phone Number: (504) 651-4196
The best typical restaurant in Copan Ruinaswith a friendly atmosphere and meals prepared at the bellows.House specialties are the famous kebabs, grilled meat, Alambrito and gringo "and is typical of the people are the burners huesillo beans and chorizo and melted. The menu includes special dishes regularly requested by our regular customers who take their behalf. We have vegetarian food. Open daily lunch and dinner from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm, with an excellent view of the Copan Valley since its typical wooden second floor, do not forget your camera, as the waitresses have a true spectacle to bring food and drink on their heads, making a real juggling act! Carnitas Nia Lola is definitely the best option to eat in Copán Ruinas, nice atmosphere, affordable prices. We accept credit cards, Quetzales, Dollars, Canadian Dollars, Euros.
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