Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Bluefields

Cevicheria El Chino

Don't leave Bluefields without trying El Chino's marvelous ceviche prepared fresh every day and served in small polystyrene cups, alongside an array of auto parts at this unremarkable grocery shop. Choose from shrim…
Top Choice International in Pearl Lagoon

Casa Ulrich

Local boy and Swiss-trained chef Fred Ulrich has returned to Pearl Lagoon after a long absence working in resorts all over the Americas and has invested in his own hotel and restaurant right by the water. Everything…
Top Choice Cuban in Little Corn Island

Habana Libre

Long considered the Corn Islands’ best restaurant, this Cuban-run kitchen serves up outstanding plates of fish, shrimp, roast pork and ropa vieja (a Cuban shredded-beef delicacy) on a swank dining patio. But the abs…
Top Choice Seafood in Bilwi (Puerto Cabezas)

Restaurante Faramhi

Close to the airport, this popular restaurant serves easily the best food in town. It's a very Bilwi kind of place: the open-air dining area features seashell light shades, a random disco light and a country music s…
Top Choice Cafe in Bluefields

Galeria Aberdeen

Feeling just a tad too chic for grimy Bluefields, this light-filled, split-level cafe serves real coffee (US$1 to US$2.50) in addition to panini, pasta dishes, salads and other meals you won't find anywhere else. Al…
Italian in Little Corn Island

Desideri

Boasting the most interesting menu in the Village, this popular restaurant overlooking the water tempts hungry travelers with authentic Italian pastas, tasty burritos and the house specialty, lobster thermidor. Ther…
Seafood in Great Corn Island

Sea Side Grill

A friendly waterside restaurant that serves up consistently excellent seafood dishes served with a choice of three sides as well as lobster burgers and other light meals. The open-air dining area catches a good bree…
Nicaraguan in Bluefields

Luna's Ranch

There are many reasons to visit this impressive thatched restaurant on the Loma Fresca hill, such as occasional live concerts and the interesting collection of images of the old Bluefields, including many of the dev…
Nicaraguan in El Rama

Casa Blanca

A popular open-air restaurant perched on the banks of the Río Escondido on the south side of town that serves solid portions of Nicaraguan favorites. It's also a fine place to kick back with a drink and watch the co…
Nicaraguan in Little Corn Island

Comedor Bridget

Pull up a chair on the porch of this converted family home and order the superb salt-dusted, lightly fried fish and a cold beer. It also serves great-value lobster, shrimp and fried-chicken dishes. It's your number …