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$$ - $$$,
Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
+502 7763 1728
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicken” (4 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“i've visited” (2 reviews)
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Guatemalan, Central American
$$ - $$$
Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

The service at Alambar (Parco Central) was the best service I have received anywhere in Guatemala. I thought I was going into a "chicken and chips" joint, and boy was I surprised by the beautiful decor, the table cloths, the exceptional service, the whole experience....More

Thank chey_baybee
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This place does not look like much but the food is really good. Service was amazing too. The appetizers were already so good. The only thing that was a bit flat in taste were the vegetables, which was supposed to be kind of a pickled...More

Thank difelidi
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A tremendously large menu - something for everyone. Many locations throughout western Guatemala. Everything is OK but nothing extraordinary.

Thank David J
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We have gone for breakfast a couple times as a family. The food is good for the value: you get a giant breakfast for what you pay, and the quality of the food is pretty good. We mainly go for the amazing play structures and...More

Thank Tulipancito
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I've visited Albamar twice and had their signature dish both times (basically fried chicken and fries). I enjoyed it both times, because the chicken is fresh and tender and the service was always friendly. Albamar appears to be a family and friends-type restaurant but the...More

Thank Gabriella B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

One of the better restaurants in Quetzaltenango. I have not had a bad meal. I love their breakfast menu. I have had several of their Chicken soups; oh they really hit the spot when you're not feeling so good. With a couple of tortillas, heaven...More

Thank CiscoKid54
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you want to find homecooked-like-food in Guatemala, you have to visit Albamar in Quetzaltenango or in its place in Retalhuleu. Excelent breakfasts, nice coffee.

Thank carmengonzalezh
Reviewed 16 May 2016

There are at least 5 Albamar restuarants in Xela. They serve good food for a good price and consistent high quality. Good clean bathrooms! I love the breakfasts, but they are open all day.

Thank ThKnWilson
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We joined friends for a birthday lunch, and as usual, the food was great, the service was amazing and although we were right in front of the double marimba (which is played live every day) the conversations were really good. Normally I have either the...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

I've visited this place multiple times since 2005. I've come with my direct family and extended family and enjoyed food poolside as well as in the dining area. The pool is better during non peak times from June-September. Once kids are out of school in...More

Thank Jacqueline J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Guatemalan, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Quetzaltenango Department  >  Quetzaltenango
  • Phone Number: +502 7763 1728
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