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Restaurante El Filete

$$ - $$$, Steakhouse, Latin
Km. 26 carretera Managua Masaya, Nindiri, Nicaragua
+505 2522 4700
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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
Central American, Steakhouse, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
Km. 26 carretera Managua Masaya, Nindiri, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Was part of a tour so had low expectations going in as price usually decides where a tour operator takes you. We were the only patrons in a 2oo seat restaurant so that didn’t help. We had a perfect 4 course lunch with the highlight...More

Thank Icedaddy
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We had a great buffet style meal on a recent trip. It was quite delicious and we had a wide variety of items including; steak, chicken, fish, rice and beans. We also met the owner who has owned the restaurant from the beginning. I don't...More

Thank DianeRenee
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We were taken to el Filete Steak House as part of an cruise excursion tour of Nicaragua. The main dining room was decorated with an evergreen Christmas tree covered in local handicraft. This room was effectively wide open on 2 sides in keeping with the...More

Thank travlndon
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We needed a big meal on our way to the airport and this place delivered. The meals came with soup and salad (and you can refill) which made my family happy. We had two different steaks, chicken and fish dishes. The steaks were the best,...More

Thank tsimon05
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Great service, delicious food I had the fish filet with garlic and olive older. While very good, make sure you are a garlic lover. The shrimp was also very fresh my partner had no complaints. During Christmas the decor is great as well!

Thank Paulette T
Reviewed 15 October 2015

To begin with this is an established restaurant with years of impeccable service. The building is one of the bigger restaurants I have frequented in Nicaragua. They have separate areas for conferences, family parties and fine dining. The building is very well cared for and...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Beautifully decorated, open air, tropical, nicely decorated and well maintianed nicaraguan fare restaurant. The menu includes many fine steak and fish selections, I ordered the steak filet de salsa jalapeña it was fantastic! The tasty jalapeña sauce is cream based with onions and jalapeños which...More

Thank odatopt
Reviewed 2 January 2015

I was pleasantly surprised by the excellent quality of food at El Filete, the fresh fish, the steaks, the chicken were all tasty, well prepared, the waiters attentive. The place itself is average, on the road side, it has lost its typical atmosphere. The prices...More

1  Thank JohnLindhout
Reviewed 10 June 2014

I paid WAY! TOO! MUCH! NO A/C the staff rude! The sign in the front says " New Beef " Thats OK, But i did not want to pay for the whole COW!

1  Thank Charle A
Reviewed 14 May 2014

12 Years ago my friends took my wife and I at masaya shopping...on the way back to Managua we stopped for dinner at the El Filete restaurant,,,food was very good in the air conditioning room. A week ago we went to this restaurant and and...More

4  Thank diriangen2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central American, Steakhouse, Latin, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Km. 26 carretera Managua Masaya, Nindiri, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Masaya Department  >  Nindiri
  • Phone Number: +505 2522 4700
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