Nicaragua Travel Guide

Get a list of the restaurants and activities Tony enjoyed while in Nicaragua.


Activities
Flor de Pino
Flor de Pino was once the location for a restaurant but it's now only open to friends and special guests. Anthony Bourdain enjoyed a dish of iguana with journalist Carlos Chamorro.
  • 21a Avenida S.E
  • Managua, Managua Nicaragua

Flor de Pino

Flor de Pino was once the location for a restaurant but it's now only open to friends and special guests. Anthony Bourdain enjoyed a dish of iguana with journalist Carlos Chamorro.
21a Avenida S.E Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
Bus station food
Tony and local friend Hector brave the bus fumes to eat salpicon (cold ground beef) and bistec encebollado (steak with onions).
  • Pista del Mayoreo
  • Managua, Managua Nicaragua

Bus station food

Tony and local friend Hector brave the bus fumes to eat salpicon (cold ground beef) and bistec encebollado (steak with onions).
Pista del Mayoreo Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
Vaho Tradicional
Tony enjoys a traditional dish of Vaho, a mixture of green plantains cooked in banana leaves. This traditional dish represents the mix of cultures between the indigenous, Mestizos and Afro-Nicaraguans of the country.
  • Southeast 13th Avenue
  • Managua, Managua Nicaragua

Vaho Tradicional

Tony enjoys a traditional dish of Vaho, a mixture of green plantains cooked in banana leaves. This traditional dish represents the mix of cultures between the indigenous, Mestizos and Afro-Nicaraguans of the country.
Southeast 13th Avenue Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
Valle de Flores (butcher shop)
Tony picks up meat for a local meal.
  • Pan-American Highway
  • Esteli, Esteli Nicaragua

Valle de Flores (butcher shop)

Tony picks up meat for a local meal.
Pan-American Highway Esteli, Esteli, Nicaragua
Esteli street food
Tony and Esteli native Walter sample some delicious grilled chicken at a local fritanga ' a restaurant specializing in simple home-cooking.
  • Pan-American Highway
  • Esteli, Esteli Nicaragua

Esteli street food

Tony and Esteli native Walter sample some delicious grilled chicken at a local fritanga ' a restaurant specializing in simple home-cooking.
Pan-American Highway Esteli, Esteli, Nicaragua

Restaurants & Bars
Managua street food (burger place)
Before checking out street racing in Managua, Tony and friends eat at a local spot that serves unusually large hamburgers.
  • Marginal Avenida de las Naciones Unidas
  • Managua, Managua Nicaragua

Managua street food (burger place)

Before checking out street racing in Managua, Tony and friends eat at a local spot that serves unusually large hamburgers.
Marginal Avenida de las Naciones Unidas Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
Casa de Campo Los Laureles -- Dona Olivia
In this countryside inn, Tony joins local farmer Eddie Rodriguez for a favorite meal: -- mondongo, aka tripe soup.
  • Pan-American Highway
  • Nicaragua

Casa de Campo Los Laureles -- Dona Olivia

In this countryside inn, Tony joins local farmer Eddie Rodriguez for a favorite meal: -- mondongo, aka tripe soup.
Pan-American Highway , Nicaragua
Cantina Arauz
Tony and cameraman Jerry Risius share their thoughts on the shoot in Nicaragua over a drink or 3.
  • Pan-American Highway
  • Nicaragua

Cantina Arauz

Tony and cameraman Jerry Risius share their thoughts on the shoot in Nicaragua over a drink or 3.
Pan-American Highway , Nicaragua
Cafe del Poeta
Tony eats tacos and pupusas at Cafe del Poeta, run by María de los Ángeles Rugama, sister of the poet Leonel Rugama, Nicaragua's best-known Sandinista guerrilla poet.
  • Pan-American Highway
  • Esteli, Esteli Nicaragua

Cafe del Poeta

Tony eats tacos and pupusas at Cafe del Poeta, run by María de los Ángeles Rugama, sister of the poet Leonel Rugama, Nicaragua's best-known Sandinista guerrilla poet.
Pan-American Highway Esteli, Esteli, Nicaragua

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