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El Victoriano

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Del parque central 2 c. abajo | contiguo iglesia san francisco, Leon, Nicaragua
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Scottsdale
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015

We were staying in the hotel that houses this restaurant so after a long day and with an early departure we decided to eat here. My wife's grilled octopus was not very good and my shrimp were just OK. The service was slow rather than not rushed and in fact the waiter did not pour one glass from our wine... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

Although the actual food was quite good, the service was surly & incompetent. Even though our "menu Spanish" is OK we had the wrong order delivered & were overcharged. The latter was corrected without any apology. Bizarrely given that this hotel & restaurant reckon to be "top end", we were told that they could not sell us a bottle of... More 

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Gran Canaria, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2015

My family and I have dined at El Convento on several occasions although it had been a while since we had been back, which was right before Christmas. Our party of three ordered pasta, octopus and a fish and risotto dish. The presentation on all three rank a zero although the spinach tortellini were quite tasty. The Pulpo a la... More 

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Wimborne, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

Like eating in a morgue but with less atmosphere, unfortunately there was only one other couple in the restaurant and they left soon after we arrived. Clearly the staff didn't want us there and unusually for Nica the friendly service was lacking this evening. It would have been better for everyone if they had suggested an alternative restaurant. Food was... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2012

Had Christmas dinner here and it could not have been better. Service was attentive, food was excellent and atmosphere was lovely.

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Clifton Park, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2011

The service was extremely slow. Waited over an hour for our meal to come out. Pork dish had nice sauce but meat was tough. Steak was cold as were some of the other dishes. Our group consisted of 11 people. Perhaps the kitchen isnt equiped to handle a large group while making sure everyines dish comes out hot and at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del parque central 2 c. abajo | contiguo iglesia san francisco, Leon, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
Description
Shrimp ceviche, fish ceviche, beef medallions, fresh fruit juices. Good service but extremely slow. Food was not hot, pork was very tough. Lovely locale but not that great food for the price.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?