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Hippos Galerias Grill & Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
Zona Viva, Galerias Santo Domingo, Managua., Managua, Nicaragua
+505 2276 5059
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“wings” (12 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Zona Viva, Galerias Santo Domingo, Managua., Managua, Nicaragua
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Just stopped by and had a beer and grilled ribs, good , fast and clean. Close 20 minutes from my hotel (best western).

Thank Valerio P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My rating here is definitely based on it being a bar and having bar food which exactly what they have. It's mostly american style options which I'd say aren't perfect but are half decent. They are also one of the few places in Managua that...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Just in a few words; WORST SERVICE IN MANAGUA. It took over an hour to get 2 hamburgers. They weren't good either. We also order an appetizer that never came.

Thank nap411
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Food's awesome, the wings, the hamburgers, I have to say everything that has to do with food was excellent. Meanwhile, the service was terrible. It sucked. The waiter was literally just across the table, and I was screaming to him "Sir" more than 5 times!...More

Thank Mariana D
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I am no an expert of Burger..but I think this place has a good one and our Local Beer Toña...I love it.

Thank Carlos E
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I went there to dine with a friend. First time for me, recurring time for him. We ate chicken wings (good taste) and drank a couple of beers each one. Has a good selection of beers and great prices. The ambience and service was adequate...More

Thank Jorge C
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Fun spot for happy hour. Highly 'Americanized' feel to it. If you have been traveling for a while & dying for a good burger or wings this is the spot to try. Live music at night busy. Keep in mind service is always slower in...More

Thank MissElizabeth8-D
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Flew into town and after checking into my hotel and I was in the mood for dinner. Walk over to Hippos and was greeted by a friendly staff. There English wasn't the best but they tried. Looking over the menu was easy since that had...More

Thank cjschreiner
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I wouldn't go here for food. Food here tries to be "American" and is really awful. If you are from the US, why eat at a place that works to be a mid-range mall focused chain? Prices are high and the place feels cheap. Drinks,...More

Thank Steve V
Reviewed 18 February 2016

If you're looking to satisfy your craving for American style food, you can't go wrong with this place. Great burgers, awesome wings (especially the boneless version), curly fries & giant cocktails - the upgrade to the 'Hippos' size is well worth it & they make...More

Thank 306KarenK306
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zona Viva, Galerias Santo Domingo, Managua., Managua, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Managua Department  >  Managua
  • Phone Number: +505 2276 5059
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