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Porkys House

Iglesia La Recoleccion 2 c al Norte , Esquina opuesta al centro del color | Del parque San Juan 1 c al Oeste, Leon 64840, Nicaragua
+505 2311 3784
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
“yuca” (5 reviews)
“cole slaw” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Grill, Cuban, South American, Central American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Iglesia La Recoleccion 2 c al Norte , Esquina opuesta al centro del color | Del parque San Juan 1 c al Oeste, Leon 64840, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend ate here and the food was not good. It was cold and tasteless. I had a salad and it was watery and their "strong" dish with pork was full of lemon juice so you couldn't taste anything else apart from lemon...More

Thank AnitaVenice
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sounded good as we were strolling around town, had a nice atmosphere but ants were crawling all down the bar and the staff didn’t seem to care, had a drink and left.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is clean and looks good menu is nice. Service was quick. One meal was brought to is 15 min before the other. Frist meal was cold when it came. It was small and over all not so good. The next meal was cold....More

Thank dingldorf2001
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We were here for lunch as part of a group of 11. Considering that we had just walked in off the street it didn’t take that long for us all to be served. The menu was pretty good - the majority of choices pork themed....More

Thank Belfastguy
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The place is nicely decorated in a rustic style. The staff is pleasant and attentive without being overbearing. The pork was delicious and we were served some chips/salsa while we waited. Which isn't common in Nicaragua. Definitely returning for a special occasion, as it's on...More

Thank Leonora1990
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Went here for lunch based off the reviews. They had the coldest beer we'd had in country. We each got a platter type meal and it was excellent. Service was great.

Thank lucycan
Reviewed 23 September 2017

One of the few air-conditioned restaurants in León, Porky's has some terrific food! We ate there 3 times on this trip to León, and enjoyed each meal there. Don't miss the Chancho con Yuca - deliciously flavored pork over tender yuca with a cabbage salad!...More

Thank somedaysue
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We've lived in Nicaragua for 5 years, mostly in the Leon area, and rarely eat pork here. Any meat other than chicken is typically very tough, and once you've seen meat hanging in a market covered with flies, well it does make you think twice.....More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 27 April 2017

As soon as you walk in you see the big open BBQ area and smells are incredible. I ordered the BBQ ribs and they were really good, about as good as you can get around here. They were cooked perfectly which is not often the...More

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

If you feel like eating meat, you should definitely go there. The have A/C so it is very comfortable. The ribs are delicious and I ate the best chicken of my life!

Thank Puzzpouding
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Barbecue, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Grill, Cuban, South American, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Iglesia La Recoleccion 2 c al Norte , Esquina opuesta al centro del color | Del parque San Juan 1 c al Oeste, Leon 64840, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +505 2311 3784
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