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Cafe Campestre

on your left as you enter Balgue, Balgue, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
+505 8571 5930
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (41 reviews)
“hummus” (21 reviews)
“pasta” (31 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
on your left as you enter Balgue, Balgue, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This a great little restaurant favoured by a young crowd of backpackers. The food is excellent and it represents good value. A little hot in the more humid months so a seat outside is preferable.

Thank William P
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant is a long way from anywhere but is packed with young people and the food is very fine using local ingredients. Menu changes daily. Would go bak next time we are on Ometepe

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a pretty restaurant, with a charming interior and an attractive terrace. A group of us came for dinner and we shared 3 meat/chicken curries and 3 vegetable curries as we would in London! The okra curry was particularly good, as were the other...More

Thank Vicky U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Both food and vibe is amazing!! Try the limonade and chorizo - or actually just anything because it’s all good. Also the ice is made with and salad is washed with filtered water.

Thank Clara Marie H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Good food and a nice place to hang out in the evenings in general. It's the most international of all the restaurants in Balgue (there aren't so many of them) so it's also the nicest place to stay after dinner with a beer or a...More

Thank JazzJumper
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Simple restaurant near santo domingo on ometepe! Good ceviche and excellent curries with chicken and beef great and friendly service My friends chicken was great my beef was unfortunately tough Also vegetarian dishes such as lentil curries small selection of wine which was available cold

Thank Ernesto S
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I ate here three times in our four days on the island. We were in Nica a total of 14 days, and believe me, the food here is delicious. We found the service to be good - yes, it takes a little...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

A very unassuming place, easy to pass by but what a shame that would be. It is simple, quaint but by God is the food delicious. All fresh ingredients, a mixture of international and local flavours and very reasonably priced. I had one of those...More

Thank Alexi M
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We visited cafe campestre twice during our time in Ometepe. Both times, the food was really good. However, service on one of the days could have been improved - the waiter seemed very displeased in general with our presence there. However, on our second trip...More

Thank Saskia M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Typical Nicaraguan fare.i was a bit disappointed in the smoothies here,not as good as elsewhere on the island. Their Gallo pinto is fine.

Thank kalishlaw2
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23 October 2015|
Response from Volcanclimber | Reviewed this property |
Hola, The word on the street is that they will re- open next weekend....the 30 th of October.!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: on your left as you enter Balgue, Balgue, Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  Isla de Ometepe  >  Balgue
  • Phone Number: +505 8571 5930
  • E-mail
Cafe Campestre prepares fresh food daily using organic ingredients many of which are from our farm. We are passionate about food and have created a varied and interesting menu featuring local and international cuisines. We have great local coffee, a relaxed environment, Wifi and some of the most interesting and innovative English language tours on Ometepe.
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