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El Malecon

$$ - $$$
Calle del Comercio | across from Hotel Villa Caribe, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18002, Guatemala
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
1 Feb 2016
“Plenty of it.”
1 Feb 2016
“Large portions”
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$$ - $$$
Calle del Comercio | across from Hotel Villa Caribe, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18002, Guatemala
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

Had the pork tenderloin chow mein. Lots of noodles, about 90 percent, and I think the meat came from a racing pig that had died a few years ago. My aching jaw says it was definitely chewable.I would not eat here again althoigh the place...More

Thank Cheesewineandgolf
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Went here for lunch. We all ordered chow meins. Our friends had lomito which was tough. My wife and I had shrimp. The shrimp chow mein was OK. However, 3 of us left half of our meal as the restaurant provided far too much. Perhaps...More

Thank Rod D
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Had lunch here when visiting Livingston. Lovely place, very clean and just generally nice. Staff were really friendly. I had the chicken breast tortilla wrap which was very nice- 45cuetzals. Fries cost 15cuetzal.

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Reviewed 18 September 2013

El Malcon is an excellent little place where you can get good fresh fish and seafood at a very reasonable price. The prepare shrimp various ways. One in a batter and one in a garlic butter sauce. Both are xcellent. Try the fish too as...More

Thank Hilda C
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Our guide took us here. I was not exoecting much, but was pleasantly surprised by a very good meal. The margarite I ordered came frozen, and was one of the best I had in Guatemala. Both the fried shrimp, and the garlic grilled shrimp, came...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 4 July 2013

This restaurant tends to be over-looked, it seems, but it is a neat place for good food, including local favorites and American style. We actually had fried rice here, a generous portion and very tasty. The service is prompt and friendly. Located on the main...More

Thank RBSingleton
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  • Address: Calle del Comercio | across from Hotel Villa Caribe, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18002, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Izabal Department  >  Rio Dulce  >  Livingston
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