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El Chaman - CLOSED

7 Ave. Norte # 2, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 9427
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Jan 2014
“The bar is fun, food is average”
18 May 2013
“Go for the view”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7 Ave. Norte # 2, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 21 January 2014

Come here at night, and enjoy the bar atmosphere. The food is just average, and somewhat expensive. Drop in for a drink, enjoy the view from the balcony, but skip the food.

Thank Travelready7
Reviewed 18 May 2013

El Chaman has a nice but small terrace. the menu is limited but the pizza is good. In general its a bar not a restaurant and as far as bars go its pretty much the same as the rest. But, hey go for a beer...More

Thank Ernesto E
Reviewed 17 May 2013

Sure the terrace has a great view of a beautiful ruin but other than that its hard to differntiate El Chaman from any other bar in town. The inside decor is bland. The menú is limited and food is average. I would go back for...More

1  Thank Tonita R
Reviewed 15 May 2013

El Chaman is a nice bar with a small terrace that overlooks a ruin. At nite its very pretty. The food menu is very limited so try their pizza. They have a typical menu for liquor and beers. Its worth a visit if you are...More

1  Thank Carman L
Reviewed 14 May 2013

Yes, there is a great view of the ruins just behind El Chaman. Butother than that its just another average bar in Antigua. There are dozens and dozens of bars to choose from in Antigua. Many others offer a better choice of menus and all...More

1  Thank Guillermo C
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Loved the place. Went for drinks after an amazing celebration to welcome the new calendar and say thanks for all of our gifts in life. Wonderful friends took us there and we really enjoyed it. Great tunes and service.

Thank Porfilillo
Reviewed 25 January 2013

I have eaten here twice in my two week stay. Their pizzas are good and the people are welcoming. The terrace has a great view of an old ruin with many birds, flowers and trees. It is supreme relaxation. Their good beer and cheap shots...More

Thank woofer2
Reviewed 30 November 2012

I've been to this bar a few times and the atmosphere is very comfortable and chill. They make excellent drinks, have incredible art work on all their walls, rent bikes downstairs, have beautiful views of some ruins and Antigua's surrounding volcanoes, and the staff is...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 23 October 2012

The second level rocks. Good music and no roof. Try to get up there to watch Volcan de Fuego in action and chugg down some beers.

Thank TZE K
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Iv'e been traveling in Guatemala and especially Antigua for a few months and have found this magical gem by chance, soon as I entered the fumes of pizza led the way upstairs to the most beautiful sunset Iv'e ever seen, the tree lines in their...More

1  Thank Ez L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Ave. Norte # 2, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 9427
  • E-mail
UPDATE: The Chaman has closed it's doors, we are no longer open for business. Thank you all for visiting us and hopefully enjoying yourself.
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