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A Very touristy attraction.

Great French onion soup offered. The pasta dishes are finominal! It is enough for 3 servings! They... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Siler City, North Carolina
via mobile
Local Bar with Lots of Color

Was invited here by a native who came to hear Carlos play his guitar. He's an excellent musician... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
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  • Average14%
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  • Terrible4%
11 Aug 2018
“A Very touristy attraction.”
30 Jul 2018
“Good pizza”
The locals head to this busy night spot to enjoy good friends, good drink and a little flirting.
Avenida de Los Arboles, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Great French onion soup offered. The pasta dishes are finominal! It is enough for 3 servings! They offer real absinthe drinks! Great place for great fun. Live music and full bar!!!

Thank 2835Mom_of_3
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We went here to share a pizza and they were very tasty. You could really taste the that they were cooked in a wood fire oven. The band in the background gave it a great vibe. Add a Gallo to the mix and you’re all...More

Thank Sami C
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I think this is the best pizza in Pana. I have only been here for lunch, but for lunch it is great. Excellent pizza selections.

Thank rogersessions
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Tall people watch your head on the way in :) loved the atmsophere and our pizza was delicious. The waitstaff were very hospitable and the place was clean.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Was invited here by a native who came to hear Carlos play his guitar. He's an excellent musician, as is his percussionist! For six people we ordered two house salads and two veggie pizzas. There was more than enough food! We also ordered several pitchers...More

Thank Helen711
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The food has been dependable for decades. I usually get Pizza and salad, but occasionally have a pasta dish. The service and the ambiance have remained consistent and friendly for as long as I remember. It's history makes it a local landmark and on weekends,...More

Thank cherie559
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

The Marguerita drinks great hit , Best pizza in town , main dishes and pasta not so great , enjoyed listening to their live music if you are a Latin music person and like to listen to guitars the place to be Am not sure...More

Thank thejetsetter01
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

So good! Can't wait to go back. The food was delicious and the service was great! We'll prices, two pizza fed our family with plenty of leftovers.

Thank Dionne F
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We visited with a large group. The restaurant were accommodating in placing 16 people. Live music was played during our meal. The pizza and pasta were nice, however expensive in prices in comparison to location

Thank Rosieholiday1234
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We went by recommendation of Guatemala locals. We were the only people in the restaurant, yet the service was not great. Of the 5 of us 3 ate great local food, one thought the burger was ok and the other found it greasy and overall...More

Thank Isabel A
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