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El Sesteo

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
Main square, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 5503 0001
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Central American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main square, Leon, Nicaragua
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed June 27, 2018

Best location: on the parque, right across the cathedral. Most friendly staff and ambience.Nice at all time off the day with the lovely terrasse.

Thank boyercharles
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

I stopped there to eat while enjoying the view of the cathedral at night. Very friendly staff, enjoyed the food and beer, got fast and polite service. Great people watching spot. They have inside and outside seating. My waiter (Yadir) was wonderful!

Thank Metravel4ever
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Found this place by accident, although it is hard to miss being situated at a prominent corner opposite the Cathedral. I visited on the night of the beginning of Semana Santa. The town was packed and this restaurant was packed with mostly locals out to...More

Thank Bazerelli
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

What more can be said about this place? Beautiful indoor and outdoor spot close to the downtown part of Leon and the different schools. Good place to sit out, order drinks, some good food. Great prices too. Highly recommend. Tona all day.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Really handy on the main square for a quick drink or two. Otherwise it appears to be a tourist trap.

Thank mikeyzaz
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch with 8 friends after a sweaty city tour. A varied menu satisfied a range of dietary restrictions. Fish tacos were large and fresh. Satisfactory beer selection available. Friendly waiter. Sit near the open doorway for a great view of the basilica and...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Great spot to linger and people watch out on the outdoor terrasse, right on the main square overlooking the cathedral. Food was very good and service was friendly and efficient.

Thank saberr
Reviewed April 24, 2018

As others have said, this restaurant mostly caters to tourists and their prices reflect that fact; however, it does have an excellent location, so go have a beer, a small snack and enjoy the view.

Reviewed April 23, 2018

On an average day you will only see tourists here. The price point of this resturant is targeted at western tourists too.

Thank William A
Reviewed April 18, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed our meal here but the real attraction is the location right on the busy central plaza of Leon. Great atmosphere and a perfect spot to watch daily life in Leon.

Thank John N
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November 22, 2017|
Response from Marcelo M | Property representative |
We are open half day in the 24th and the 25th we are open the whole day. Have a good day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main square, Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 5503 0001
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Nowadays, El Sesteo is transforming itself with the feeling and thinking of a new generation. One that is filled with a joyous spirit, faith and hope in this Millennium. It is our pleasure to satisfy your tastes with our unique and traditional menus in an environment of history and culture that energizes the revival and progress of our beloved Leon.
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