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Republika Bar

Meters West of Central Market 50, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
+505 8292 8421
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Meters West of Central Market 50, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, great cocktails and great atmosphere every time. My personal favourite the Trivia nights Tuesday and Friday - the winner gets a bottle of the special home brewed ginger rum. Must try if you're in San Juan! Also, they do have a generator so...More

Thank Diana H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have Fantastic cocktails and excellent burgers -try the blue cheese one -for a fair price. The staff is very attentive.

Thank Claudia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After living in San Juan del Sur I’ve experienced every restaurant in town. This place is great. They have infused rums with any flavor you can imagine. The food is always on point. The staff is attentive, friendly and accommodating. Name that tune night and...More

Thank HarpAggie2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish I had more time in SJDS to come back. Their food was so fresh. The veggies tasted like they were just pulled out of the ground. Its an amazing unassuming place. You would never guess the food you would order there to be...More

Thank xyliafanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bar Republika is relaxing, fun and interesting with great food and warm staff. The food stays a constant quality (yummy) with an amazing quantity. Fun activities...TRIVIA..poker...Chase the Ace...music and much more!

Thank Suzi Clay H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little bar with great mojitis! Food is pretty yummy too. Bill and Jo Lene are awesome! We cone here a lot. They have fun activities each night.

Thank Sue V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's Tuesday nights...very fun. A "must do" if you're in SJdS! Our team won (of course) but that's not why I'm recommending this. It's fun! It's just that simple. Great way to meet people and fun festive atmosphere.

Thank christinajoytharp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

San Juan del Sur has come a long way in the past two years in terms of culinary offerings, but centrally located Republika has remained a mainstay largely for its food, atmosphere and wonderful staff. Republlika is a local favorite and if you are just...More

Thank kevinlivin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place ito go for for great drinks, great people, and fun. Always something fun happening Triva night or name that tune always lots of friendly people.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Great variety of food for the carnes and the veggies with lovely service. The hungry man was banging and good coffee! Worth a visit for their famous flavoured rum in the evening too. To quote Arnie "I'll be back".

Thank Jon T
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December 9, 2016|
Response from Travelnica | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea
May 8, 2016|
Response from Juliette D | Property representative |
Hey So sorry for the late answer. We don't do anymore hooka sorry .. Hope you enjoyed your trip in San Juan Del Sur
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $10
American, Bar, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meters West of Central Market 50, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
  • Phone Number: +505 8292 8421
  • E-mail
Republika Bar is a favorite hot spot for expats, local, and travelers alike. Day & Night you will find people enjoying their extensive Menu featuring breakfast (served all day long), organic salads, burgers, tacos, VEGAN & VEGETARIAN meals and a large selection of beverage. Known as the "Cheers of San Juan del Sur", Republika Bar is now a Rum house making and serving Homemade Infused Rum ("Rhum arrangé" in French). Owned by two French Amigas, Republika has transformed into a hub for fun activities to make sure every guest can step outside their box and just have a good time ! Trivia Night on TUESDAYS Poker Night on WEDNESDAYS Music Trivia on FRIDAYS & more So make sure to come on in, strike up a conversation with the people next to you while tasting a unique recipe of infused Rum and getting entertained by the weekly activities
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