Esteli Restaurants

Looking for the top Esteli Restaurants?

There are  many different Esteli restaurants to choose from. From deluxe restaurants to basic soda’s there is something for every budget and every taste. Following is a list of my recommendations for Esteli restaurants:

Café Luz y Luna

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Cafe LunaBest Coffee Shop in town!

A pleasant, informal setting offering you a variety of vegetarian dishes made with organic herbs and vegetables, as well as a complete menu for the meat eaters. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner from 7:00 a.m. till 11:00 p.m. Great fresh fruit smoothies, salads, and a select variety of Nica food. They also have some of the best coffee in town, and a variety of cocktails and the coldest beer in town. Very popular with locals and tourists alike. Good ambience music. They also have a nice selection of locally made souvenirs. For more information, check them out at or E-mail them at They are located only one block north and one east of the Cathedral. Free wifi for clients! Probably the most popular of all restaurants in Esteli for travelers coming through the city![themify_hr color=”light-gray” width=”1px”]

La Casita.

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Lovely, manicured gardens at La Casita

This has to be one of the most unique spots in Esteli. Located just out of town, on the road towards Sebaco and Managua, on the right side, La Casita offers a unique tropical garden feel in an otherwise generally dry city. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. till 6:30 p.m. La Casita offers some of the best cheeses produced in Northern Nicaragua, as well as homemade whole wheat bread, yoghurt, fruit preserves and marmalades and organic vegetables and herbs. They also serve outstanding coffee and a variety of natural teas. The short trip to La Casita is well worth your time. You will love this little oasis and understand why its one of the favorite restaurants in Esteli to both city duellers as well as travelers on the road towards Managua! E-mail: Telephone: (505) 2713 4917.[themify_hr color=”light-gray” width=”1px”]

Coffee and Cocktails


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Coffee and Cocktails Restaurant Bar, Esteli

A nice restaurant located just around the corner from the Hotel Don Vito. This is a great option if you are staying in the hotel and looking for restaurants in Esteli that are nearby! In addition to coffee and cocktails, they also have a nice a la carte menu with great food including an outstanding churrasco or steak. Friendly service and good value.[themify_hr color=”light-gray” width=”1px”]


Restarante Cohifer

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Dining hall at Cohifer Restaurant

Considered one of the best restaurants in Esteli. Cohifer is located about one and a half blocks south of the back side of the Cathedral. Open daily for lunch and dinner, they offer very affordable “executive” dishes for under $7.00 US. Their regular menu includes great steaks, shrimp, pork, etc. Nice selection of sandwiches and salads also available. Full international bar. E-mail: Telephone: (505) 2713 0407.[themify_hr color=”light-gray” width=”1px”]

El Rincon Pinareño

A little piece of Cuba in the heart of Nicaragua! This restaurant offers the best of the Cuban cuisine with friendly, family atmosphere. The establishment offers two areas, a nice terrace on the second floor overlooking the street and a downstairs dining area. Service is good, and friendly, prices are affordable and food is delicious! Extensive menu with great value and a great central location, only 1 ½ blocks south of the Cathedral. This great location makes it one of the most popular restaurants in Esteli. Open daily for lunch and dinner. E-mail: Telephone: (505) 2713 4369.

Café Vuela Vuela

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Cafe Vuela Vuela

Located at the Hotel Los Arcos, one block north of the Cathedral. Vuela Vuela has wifi for its guests, plus a comfortable spacious setting. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Great spot for a coffee, lunch or dinner. Friendly service and affordable prices. E-mail: Telephone: (505) 2713 3830. This is one of the preferred restaurants in Esteli for both business  people and travelers looking for a good wifi connection and meal at good value.[themify_hr color=”light-gray” width=”1px”]

Puyasos Ole.

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Best steakhouse in Esteli

Without doubt the best steakhouse in Esteli! Located 3 blocks East of Casa de La Cultura in Esteli. Open daily for lunch and dinner from 11:00 a.m. till 11:00 p.m. Great export quality steaks and the most extensive wine list in Esteli. E-mail: Telephone: (505) 2713 4583. Although pricey by Nica standards, they offer some of the best value in town! If you are a meat eater, this is certainly one of the best restaurants in Esteli.