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Don Chaco's

Central American
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Between Parque Ruben Dario and Parque Morazan on the east side of the street., Matagalpa, Nicaragua
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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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80 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

This little comedor is prefect when you search for authentic Nicaraguan dishes for a low price. It's like a buffet style place that also offers tasty fruit shakes.

Thank Stines P
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

This is my favorite place to stop for a refreshing smoothy. I'm very careful about what I eat/drink and I think they prepare everything very safely, and the prices are very good. The selection of choices is terrific. My favorite is Zapote con leche (Zapote fruit with milk). Also, apio con piña (celery with pineapple). They don't sound so good... More 

Thank chanceyears
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

I ate here a few times. Good basic Nica food for a good price. Good place to practice my ordering in Spanish. All staff were friendly especially Israel.

Thank Tracey W
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73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

It's a comedor, not a gastronomic restaurant. Nice local food and people, cheap price. And next door from the Coffee museum.

Thank jerome_53000
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Centrally located with super friendly and helpful staff. Tasty and fresh selection at great prices. Good choices for vegetarians.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Toronto, Canada
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129 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I had lunch here. The vegetables were hot, unlike most places. The food was good. The place was clean and the staff were friendly.

Thank carne v
Prague, Czech Republic
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54 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Very friendly staff, one English speaking boy, plenty of good food options. Traditional Nicaraguan meals. Very simple comedor, but very cheap and tasty. Fresh batidos!

1 Thank Myyna
Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Fast service, and tasty cakes. A good choice if you are in need of a sugar hit. Make sure you try the cacao and milk.

1 Thank LinSmtih
Bellingham, Washington
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518 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Great veggie burger here, great smoothies ! Very tasty and served fast as well, LOTS of shakes and healthy type smoothies to choose from here.menu has both fast food style and typica Nica entrees. The staff is great and wanna practice their English with you.You can practice Spanish with them. The bathroom was clean also.I would come here again for... More 

1 Thank KweqSmanit
Arvada, Colorado
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The comedor has decent food for a decent price. The wait staff is friendly. Can get noisy from street noise.

Thank MztrJoe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Central American
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Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Between Parque Ruben Dario and Parque Morazan on the east side of the street., Matagalpa, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Matagalpa Department  >  Matagalpa

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