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El Tiscapa

Interseccion de Avenida Universitaria con Avenida Tiscapa, Managua, Nicaragua
+505 2270 8317
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“churrasco” (12 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Central American
$$ - $$$
Interseccion de Avenida Universitaria con Avenida Tiscapa, Managua, Nicaragua
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Reviewed June 19, 2014

El Tiscapa is the baby brother of Los Ranchos. It is a great place with great food but not well managed. Last time I visited it one of my friends got a huge hair on their steak. When we protested the waiter told us we...More

Thank Gusifer
Reviewed May 25, 2014

A local institution, this place serves up tasty steaks! A bit out of the way, you will need a car/cab to get there, but the food is tasty and the prices are fair.

Thank NicaJoe
Reviewed April 11, 2014

Our group stopped at El Tiscapa after being picked up at the airport. They allowed cigar smoking in the open air portion of the restuarant. For those that didn't like the smoke, they offered several enclosed indoor seating arrangements, away from the smoke. The lunch...More

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

This is a great, clean restaurant with American standards for food preparation. The water used to clean the food is filtered so the salads can be enjoyed without worry. The garlic sauce is another flavor to enjoy. You can eat outside or in air conditioned...More

1  Thank Ipyramus
Reviewed February 27, 2014

awesome steaks and fries, the salad was fresh and crisp! service is really up there, i really recommend this place.

1  Thank tomCat7908
Reviewed February 16, 2014

If you're a meat lover then you will love this place. It serves traditional Nicaraguan food and the beef tastes delicious! It actually tastes like beef, not like some restaurants that serve meat that tastes like nothing or card board. The meat is juicy and...More

1  Thank luchy1309
Reviewed January 14, 2014

Moderately priced, El Tiscapa has a good wine selection, offers steaks and chicken dishes, and good desserts. Our meal was ready in less than 10 minutes, although we were there early. Very good service.

Thank HuskerAV8R
Reviewed November 18, 2013

Taken here for lunch while on a business trip. The setting was quite lovely, very tropical, of course, and view of the mountains in the distance. Had both the beef and some of the sea bass which was excellent. Just love the chimichirri sauce with...More

Thank travelprincess2
Reviewed October 2, 2013

When I went to visit Nic my friend and I went here...first we wanted to sit in the closed area and we were told that was only "for couples" they meant man and woman, we were two girls. Then we sat outside and we ate...then...More

2  Thank Verus B
Reviewed September 3, 2013

El Tiscapa is the first place I visited in Managua. It's high, so the scenery is beautiful. Also, it's very peaceful.

Thank bseo-pero
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Central American
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Interseccion de Avenida Universitaria con Avenida Tiscapa, Managua, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Managua Department  >  Managua
  • Phone Number: +505 2270 8317
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