Help in our local cafe, cook/chef/kitchen experience and also organise events in Granada, Nicaragua



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    Our mission is to offer healthy food and beverage to our customers in a welcoming, colorful and warm atmosphere, while creating jobs for local people and participating positively to the local Granada’s community.

    To do this we carefully select our ingredients, giving priority to organic and locally grown fruits and vegetables. Everything on our menu is homemade and we use unprocessed ingredients for our bread, desserts as well as our salad dressings & sauces.

    We hosts different events at our cafe and encourage local artists by exhibiting their best creations. We choose our staff for their dedication to offer the best possible services and their willingness to learn and adhere to high quality standards, in a friendly atmosphere. We motivate our team and encourage a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

    The owners, Malena & Simon

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Cooking / shopping

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    We are looking for volunteer to help in our kitchen, Cook, Chef, general cooking or bakery skills needed and general kitchen experience,

    A friendly person willing to help others and seeking immersion in a different culture. The atmosphere at the Café is very friendly and relaxed. The volunteer will be helping in organising local events and activities.

    The volunteer will be eager to share his knowledge through the tasks, practices and learn new skills and practise Spanish! too through interaction with local staff and guests. Help us develop menus and make the most out of the ingredients we have, He will feel rewarded by a spirit of solidarity with the team, progress towards excellence and his exposure to the vibrant local culture.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Spanish, English or French

  • Accommodation


    We offer a sleeping area next to a shared bathroom in our upstairs living area or, if preferred, we will rent a room close to our Café to facilitate the volunteer's immersion in local culture by living in a Nicaraguan family.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located on the main street in Granada with many shops, restaurants and bars in our vicinity. Our Cafe is located in the quieter part of the street but with all activities close by. You won't get disturbed at night and the neighborhood is safe.
    Granada is the oldest city founded in America by Europeans and has a unique colonial atmosphere. There are many historical churches, museums and art galleries to visit. On weekends, the whole area gets quite busy. However, the room we offer is always very quiet. On your free time you can visit Las Isletas de Granada, which are 365 small islands on Cocibolca lake on which Granada is located. You can also visit Masatepe and Los Pueblos Blancos, near Masaya, where much handicrafts are made and sold. La Laguna de Apoyo, about 20 km away, is a picturesque volcanic crater lagoon set in a natural reserve, allowing swimming in the cleanest possible water. You can also hike at Volcan Mombacho and Volcano Masaya. The International Festival of Poetry and Ipica, an important festival where about 3,000 horsemen invade the city, take place in high touristic season. The holy week, with it's processions and many related social activities take place in Granada at Easter time. The owners, Simon (French-Canadian) and Malena (Mexican) count among their friends many local and artists who are regular clients.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 693766632422