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The Garden Cafe

$$ - $$$Latin, Cafe,
Central Park 1 block East | Calle Libertad y Avenida Cervantes, Granada, Nicaragua
+505 2552 8582
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Latin, Cafe, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Central Park 1 block East | Calle Libertad y Avenida Cervantes, Granada, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This cafe was our choice for dinner twice during our time in Granada. I was traveling with a large group and they were able to accommodate us. Plus, the menu had several items for vegetarians and vegans so everyone at our table found something tasty...More

Thank GlobalStaci
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited this awesome cafe today and exactly two years ago. Well, I’m pleased to report that the Garden Cafe continues to be amazing. The service was great, the food outstanding, and the cafe lattes the best in Granada. Consistently, Garden Cafe just gets it...More

Thank Pivo06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this restaurant. We all had 4 different dishes. Excellent food and atmosphere was so amazing. Beautiful garden and a wonderful gift shop. The price was amazing as well. Definitely a repeater.

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a go to place when we visited Granada for a few days in February. The quality of the food was consistently good, whether it was eggs for breakfast or chicken for dinner. The smoothies were also delicious. The best place to sit is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had great experience, the garden is definitely a must to see. We had pasta and a sandwith, both excellent!

Thank Emilie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this place! The garden setting is really lovely and relaxing, the lemon mint drink delicious, hummus tasty - as was everything else. We found this place a great little mecca of peace and relaxation and enjoyed several meals here during our time in Granada....More

Thank venturgrl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe we should have tried this place for breakfast. According to reviews the dinner was good too. I thought the menu was sub par and typical and our dishes (fajitas and churrasco) were not memorable at all. We ended up paying our bill and getting...More

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful building with attentive staff, great breakfast at a half reasonable price. Great gift shop supporting local woman attached. Gift shop is a little expensive.

Thank Darcy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband visited The Garden Cafe while we were on a birding tour with Wings Birding Tours. Granada was one of the stops on a Princess Cruise we were on. Our lunch was wonderful; including native foods. Ice cream sundaes for dessert. Our table was...More

Thank Mabird98
Reviewed May 10, 2018

I had a fantastic sandwich and smoothie here, on a hot Granada day, in the courtyard. A bit pricey for Nicaragua but worth it for the good quality, peaceful setting, cool shop with local goods, also great coffee. Good spot to relax for a bit,...More

Thank MichaelJRichards
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August 19, 2016|
Response from curlergirlAlberta |
Yes, it has a full bar and really cold beer!
August 19, 2016|
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Response from Rjmkiwi | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure
February 5, 2015|
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Response from gregory w | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any rented rooms at the Garden Cafe. For long term stays I would suggest contacting either GPS or the Vista Mombacho Apartments in Granada.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Park 1 block East | Calle Libertad y Avenida Cervantes, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +505 2552 8582
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"The Garden Cafe" is a casual cafe, located in the historical center of Granada in a beautiful century-old Colonial house. We offer full breakfast, lunch and dinner: enjoy from our selection of fresh sandwiches, salads, wraps & pastas. At The Garden Cafe you will also find a great selection of teas, specialty coffee, home baked desserts and amazing fresh fruit smoothies & juices. We offer the best quality ingredients with fresh locally baked breads, organically grown produce where possible and a loving touch. The Garden Cafe strives to provide a "mi casa es su casa" atmosphere where everyone is treated like family. In addition to nourishing the bodies of our customers, we are here to inspire ourselves, our customers and our community. We do everything with passion, creativity, love and we are seriously committed to helping and developing our city and our country.Complimentary WI-FI service and free book exchange/loan.
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