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Mono Loco

Frente Playa Roca, Las Penitas 21000, Nicaragua
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (6 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
“specials” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Street Food, Canadian, Fast food
$$ - $$$
Frente Playa Roca, Las Penitas 21000, Nicaragua
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We popped by this bar for drinks while staying at Las Panitas as we were travelling with a friend of Daniel & Julie. It was a great find. Great cocktails poured by Dan and Mama, with a great friendly atmosphere. In my hostel I had...More

Thank Finklestien
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We came here after reading the reviews on trip advisor, unfortunately it was closed the first night we tried to come here. The menu was quite limited but we ordered the Thai curry and the hamburger. The Thai curry was delicious and I’d definitely recommend...More

Thank TheCurtaulks
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Dan and Julia are working really hard to make this popular little spot work. They are both super nice, as you can tell quickly by the number of people that drop in for eats or drinks or both, like we did. Only regret is that...More

Thank captainronanejo69
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Be aware, that the Mono Loco has new owners now and offers a smaller menue than before. There are 3 different dishes: burgers, chinese noodles and a curry. I took the chinese noodles and was pretty sad, as they were tasteless and made me waking...More

Thank Explore589156
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great burgers , poutine and foot long hot dogs , ate lunch and dinner , was pleased each time will go back for sure !!!

Thank Maude G
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The burgers here are really good and the fries too. The owner tries to give as much as possible back to the community which is very important at a place like this. A perfect place for dinner -burger, fries and a beer after a day...More

1  Thank MortenSara
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I had the sliders, first off the beef was delicious, the flavours for each burger was so different and great! Best poutine, think the owners are from Quebec so not surprised. Friends had the wings and raved about them.

2  Thank Grassh0pper14
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I enjoyed it here. I got the black and blue burger and it was really good. I would definitely recommend it. Service was good.

1  Thank Kingfox35
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I Iove this place! The mojitos are brilliant - minty, not too sweet and super refreshing! Burgers are excellent (the Beef & Blue in particular) and the hand cut fries are just delicious. A straight forward menu at a good price.

1  Thank kiki101
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I have to say the hot dogs here are close to the best I have ever had! (And I LOVE hot dogs!) We went 2 days in a row because it was so good! My husband and friends had wings and said they were really...More

1  Thank onlyangie2001
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4 February 2016|
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Response from Gerry S | Reviewed this property |
Seriously? Poutine, fries and cheese. Gravy if you want, yes, no?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$7
American, Bar, Street Food, Canadian, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frente Playa Roca, Las Penitas 21000, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Leon Department  >  Las Penitas
thanks everybody, it was a wonderfull 1st season and it was a great succes ! We will reopen soon with the same great food and also with some improvements. thanks again to everybody who helped making MONO LOCO a success and see you all soon.
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