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Tranquilo Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Open for Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner, Tranquilo Cafe offers delicious and refreshing alternatives to the standard Central American "rice & beans" fare: Fresh Kingfish Ceviche, juicy Cheddar Cheeseburgers, catch-of-the-day Fish Tacos, marinated Chicken Fillet sandwiches, Quesadillas, House-made Chips and Guacamole, Vegetarian/Vegan options, and nightly Dinner Specials. With a recently added back-yard BBQ Smoker, we now feature succulent Baby Back Ribs, juicy Pulled Pork, and Mojo Chicken platters, along with our own BBQ sauce, and fresh made sides including our own fresh Corn Bread. Also featuring fresh brewed Nicaraguan Coffees (hot & iced varieties) and Espresso, fresh-made local fruit juice
$3 - $12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Barbecue, American, Caribbean, Bar, Cafe, International, Healthy
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fish tacos pulled pork burger ice cream fries juice happy hour trivia night little corn great atmosphere wi fi iced coffee watch the sunset tranquilo vibe island drumming
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

We loved our meals here....and the ambience is fantastic. Really delicious food offering a slight variation on the island cuisine. Highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

Great place to kickback and drink a few beers! Their fried chicken, cabbage and plantains were so good I ordered it two nights in a row. we us a great time here the people were even better than the food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank adamzdozier
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

My favorite place to go on the island. Yummy smoothies and breakfast and best place To have a cocktail or a beer and watch the sunset !

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank michellek32
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Music was always great and we enjoyed their happy hour and features. Fish tacos were delicious and their quesadilla too.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Fran P
Reviewed September 4, 2018

After a long 16-hour stretch of traveling from Chicago to Little Corn Island (via Panama City, Managua, and Big Corn), I came straight to Tranquilo and ordered a beer, a pina colada, an order of buffalo wings, and a burger, and I don't think I've...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Derek B
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time @ Tranquilo Food is awesome and service really nice !! Allways some cool things to do

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dimivw
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Little Corn Island is an absolute must visit place. Tranquilo provides a perfect t place to digitally catch up with family whilst having some of the best smoothies and used coffees on the island. (The bar is pretty good too!) The staff are really good,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Blarys
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Amazing food, great place to enjoy a drink, chicken wings were incredible. Don't miss this gem on Little Corn

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Food is good and can't beat the atmosphere. They offer live music too which my partner and I were able to catch on one our last nights on the island. Highly recommend stopping here once or all the time.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Kenny R
Reviewed June 10, 2018

A short walk from our digs at the Little Corn Beach & Bungalow is Tranquilo Cafe. One evening we went because we heard there was a bonfire on the beach. Not much of a fire actually, but the live drumming, singing and dancing was awesome!...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank GlobalStaci
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