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) #23 of 110 Restaurants in Quetzaltenango $$ - $$$ ,
Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
+502 7763 1728
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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Guatemalan, Central American
$$ - $$$
Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
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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
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

At first sight this place looks like a fast food outlet as when you look in the door you can see the cooking area and only one table, however it is much bigger inside. The restaurant was recommended by 2 different locals so we thought...More

1  Thank billykb2013
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Quetzaltenango! My favorite food is the Caldo Tilapeño. All three meals are served and anything you order is good! This restaurant also has great fried chicken and wonderful typical food.They have a marimba band that plays often and really...More

Thank ftyso
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We love Albamar for many reasons. The food is terrific, always hot and fresh, well prepared and with good sized (NOT American overkill) portions. The prices are good too, There are several Albamars in Xela, and we usually go to the one on the Cuesta...More

Thank Linda C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Guatemalan, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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