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Restaurante El Marlin

Calle la Calzada | De Catedral 2 c 1/2 al lago, Granada 505, Nicaragua
+505 8983 4840
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (42 reviews)
“ceviche” (56 reviews)
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Seafood, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle la Calzada | De Catedral 2 c 1/2 al lago, Granada 505, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the lover's lobster. The lobster was fresh, wine was cold and service was great. You are just east west of the action on the main drag, easy to walk anywhere from here.

Thank Metez
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had one of the most delicious meals in Granada at El Marlin. The restaurant is located on Calle la Calzada, just a couple of blocks or so from the cathedral. The staff was attentive and guided us through the menu. I ordered a combo...More

Thank TTCal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best dinner I’ve had in our 3 weeks in Granada, Nicaragua. The shrimp and lobster were grilled perfectly. My meal consisted of two large lobster tails, a buttery sauce for dipping, about five or six nice sized shrimp, mashed potatoes and a...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying: I’m Portuguese, so I know about sea food. And this place had the best seafood! The lobsters were amazing and the jumbo prawns were perfectly grilled. The house wine sold by the glass is totally worth it too, and service...More

1  Thank DalilahLisbon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pricey place, but absolutely worth it. We had the grilled seafood platter with langostas, shrimps and white fish, two sauces, mashed potatoes and vegetables, all excellently prepared. The service was just the way you want it, attentive but not exaggeratedly so (...More

1  Thank Elsagunda
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here one night because we walked past it the night before. Checked it out on TA and saw the reviews were good. I was extremely disappointed. My lobster and shrimp was over cooked and salad was limp. They had a big family party...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Just out of the noisy walking street is El Marlin. We were attracted by the nice presentation, checked Tripadvisor and 6 of us went for dinner. Service was great!!! Food exceptional Their dinner special with 2 lobster tails and grilled shrimp is not only delicious...More

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I had the grilled sea bass and my date had the a shrimp dish. Large portions with allot of sides. It was $30.00 US with taxes and tip. Highly recommend

Thank Hunter845
Reviewed 12 January 2018

A knowledgeable Nicaraguan friend recommended El Marlin among the many choices we had, and he sure was right! The seafood was all fresh, and Reniel helpfully recommended the choices on the menu which were best. Prices were reasonable, service was excellent, drinks--mojitos and smoothies-were high...More

1  Thank Lenny G
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Best meal in Granada - we were just walking by - so glad we stopped and had lunch! Amazing food and great Pina colada

Thank Mi I
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Thomas M
13 November 2016|
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Response from ElMarlinRest | Property representative |
Thank you Rodolfo for answer. Yes, the speciality is in seafood and is located at Calzada Street in front of Carlos A. Bravo college.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle la Calzada | De Catedral 2 c 1/2 al lago, Granada 505, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +505 8983 4840
  • E-mail
Seafood . fusion cousine .
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