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Tikka Masala

Tikka Masala (Edificio G1, Local 106, Calle Principal, Paseo Cayala, Zona 16, Ciudad de Guatemala) – this restaurant is inspired by regional North Indian, Awadhi, and Mughlai cuisines, offering a mix of ethnic culinary styles made by chefs flown in from India. Dishes served there include Pollo Tikka (Indian spiced boneless chicken pieces), Pindi Chole […]

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Sobremesa

Sobremesa (Parque Central, 4a Calle Oriente 4, Antigua) – this is an art gallery- restaurant hybrid, and home to many contemporary works of art, including the paintings of the restaurant’s chef and owner, Alex Ferrar. As its motto Degustando el Arte (‘Tasting Art’) suggests, Sobremesa mixes fine art with fine dining, offering its visitors a […]

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Saúl L’Osteria

Saúl L’Osteria (4ª Avenida, 10-14, Zona 10, Ciudad de Guatemala) – located in the center of the bohemian Bario of 4 Grados Norte, this spot has a laid-back causal vibe, with old timey yet artsy feel, including solid blocks of wood as tables. It offers Italian food with plenty of vegetarian options including salads, pastas, […]

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Restaurante Frida’s

Restaurante Frida’s (5ª Avenida Norte Calle del Arco 29, Antigua) – paying tribute to famed Mexican artista Frida Kahlo, this restaurant services Mexican dishes such as tacos, nachos and quesadillas, as well as Mexican drinks like mezcal. Over the years, it’s been a fun place for groups of friends to gather (including birthdays and other […]

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Rainbow Café & amp; Librería

Rainbow Café & Bookstore (7ª Avenida Sur 8, Antigua) – this restaurant first opened its doors in 1992, which makes it one of the oldest restaurants in Antigua. Over the years, it has become a second home to thousands of travelers and locals who have come to feel a part of the café. Its menu […]

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Portal del Angel

Portal del Angel (Carretera El Salvador, km. 11.2, Ciudad de Guatemala) – this is a popular Argentine style steakhouse with a breathtaking view of the capital. Along with the various grilled meat specialties, they served a variety of dishes from risottos, pastas, starters, creams, and salads. There are also wines from Chile, Argentina, USA, France, […]

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Palacio Doña Leonor Restaurant

Palacio Doña Leonor Restaurant (4ª Calle Oriente Casa 8, Antigua) –located within one of the city’s finer hotels (of the same name), this restaurant offers contemporary international cuisine in an elegant and intimate setting. Perfect for business breakfasts, casual lunches and romantic dinners, its centerpiece restaurant features a graceful colonial style and décor with several […]

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Las Palmas

Las Palmas (6ª Avenida Norte 14, e/4ª y 5ª Calle, Antigua) – located just one block from Antigua’s Parque Central, this restaurant is known for both its tasty dishes, as well as for its live entertainment. Dishes served here include the garlic lime chicken, and the macadamia encrusted grouper.

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Mesón Panza Verde

Mesón Panza Verde (5ª Avenida 19, Antigua) – this is one of Antigua’s more upscale restaurants. Its menu of classic dishes from around the world are carefully chosen and supervised by its cooking team, led by Head Chef Noé Sicán and Sous-Chefs Allan Ruiz and Jorge Tacs. Diners can choose to be served on the […]

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Kacao

Kacao (2 Av. 13-44, Zona 10, Ciudad de Guatemala) — the ambiance at this small restaurant and café (located under a thatched roof), is laid-back and easygoing, a contrast from the hustle & bustle of the Zona Viva. This modest restaurant serves up classic Guatemalan cuisine, making it a great stop for visitors interested in […]