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Rincon Tipico

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Latin, Barbecue, Guatemalan, Central American
As featured in 3 days in Antigua
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3ra Avenida sur No. 3, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 5504 4827
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is no menu here, there are not a lot of options, you can choose chicken of pork/ chorizo dishes. We ordered both dishes, the chicken was the best, it came with plenty of baby garlic potatoes and guacamole and tortillas and hibiscus tea, very yummy. the cost of a meal here s 30Q about $6 NZ. There may be... More 

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Thank Jennie G
Los Angeles, California
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152 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had my first ever meal in Guatemala here. this was recommended by one of the staff at three monkeys and im glad i went here. Their chicken plate is so tasty with a side of salad, fresh tortillas and horchata. Very cheap at 35q's and the place is just filled with locals. This is probably one of the hidden gems... More 

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Thank TabsterInc
Davis, California
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent 4 weeks in Antigua and ate our main meal here at least half of the time. The specialty is wood roasted chicken which is served with wonderful little, creamy roasted potatoes and either a cabbage salad or guacamole (I guess depending on what's in the market?). The meal includes hand made tortillas! There are also specials and I... More 

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Thank Maryellen_11
Chicago, Illinois
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69 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The four stars is just for the great value ... because of the fact you can get a full meal for Q$25. We found the chicken to be a bit dry -- worthy of only three stars. But, the great value won.

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Thank surreyuk
Olympia, Washington
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful local restaurant. Very simple menu and you will love the price. People were friendly and the food was just great. We planned to return but ran out of time.

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Thank Paul W
San Diego, California
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food but NOT if you are vegan or vegetarian. They still charge you the flat price of 30Q despite the fact that your dish won't come with any meat. The plate I got had rice and 2 types of salad, both of which were smothered in mayo (I'm not vegan but if you are, you better ask), and some... More 

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Thank meliandpablo
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was cheap, delicious, simple.roasted chicken, pots and mashed avocado. The tortillas were thick and delicious, made by hand at the front door. Definitely a local experience!

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Thank m_decota
Fort Lauderdale
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69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a must for a cheap, fast and amazing tipico lunch. At 30q the price can not be beat and it is hard to pass by without being steered inside by the fresh tortillas on the grill. The menu is limited but have the standards and what they do they do right.

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Thank MadameLPS
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good local food,they had 4 different meals of which we tried two and they were both very good. Getting free tortillas and tamarind juice with the meal for such a price just makes you come back.

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Thank Žan P
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here right before closing. They were almost empty but served me promptly. Just as others describe, they only offer two or three set plates: usually a different kind of meat with rice, beans, and either potatoes or salad, and a beer for a set price of 45Q. The food was great, fast, and a great value given the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Barbecue, Guatemalan, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3ra Avenida sur No. 3, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 5504 4827

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?