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Posada de Don Rodrigo

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$$ - $$$
Guatemalan, Central American, Latin, South American
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4 Ave Norte # 17 | Colonial Hotel, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had an excellent evening watching Mayan dance displays after enjoying a lovely meal. We eat on an open air balcony and our group were all complementary about their meal choices which were a selection of chicken and steak dishes. Service was great , including for reasons unknown to us a free bucket of local beers.

Thank Alan H
Toronto, Canada
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454 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this restaurant for lunch as part of a shore excursion from Puerto Quetzal. It was a beautiful restaurant in an historic building with lovely gardens and traditional spanish decor. There was live music with traditional dancing during the lunch which was fun to watch and added to the atmosphere. The food was very basic, well prepared and... More 

Thank 2torontotraveller
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here act as if you're their only customer, the cleaning service is very quick, the accommodations are gorgeous, clean, and comfortable too! If you can afford this place it will not disappoint you. Honestly the price isn't that bad for what you get in return. There is a restaurant with live music some nights right here in the... More 

Thank Seabreeze M
Cabo San Lucas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Beautiful old hotel, and the restaurant is lovely. The setting is pure Antigua, with heavy beamed ceilings and live marimba music to accompany a folkloric dance show as we dined. Cozy and romantic, and the food is prepared by people who know food. Guatemalan cuisine is generally unremarkable, and our meal was simple but well seasoned. Particularly the caldo de... More 

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Posada de Don Rodrigo restaurant was perfect from the moment we walked in... very friendly staff, great food, beautiful grounds cozy atmosphere we enjoyed some nice music while we ate over looking a beautiful garden with lots of flowers... really pretty... I hope you enjoy it as much as we did :-) enjoy my friends!!!

Thank dakotablue2013
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Yes, it is an hotel, but the restaurant is excelent as well. The view from the rooftop is breathtaking. The gardens are magical. It is a must visit when you travel to Antigua Guatemala.

Thank WernerM66
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Our experience is limited to visiting the restaurant. Each time we enjoyed the rooftop terrace's 360-degree views of the entire city. The service is excellent, and the food is delicious.

Thank John S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I make a point to come here every time I come to Guatemala. Really good food, service and best of all the show my family really enjoyed it.

Thank Billy R
Providence, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner, Don Rodrigo is wonderful. The ambiance is casual, the area very clean and the food is excellent.

Thank richlynnkeisker
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Great food and service.... always on point. I have lunch and dinner here often when I am in Antigua visiting or Studying Spanish. The food is Always Consistent the beer served in a frosted glass extra cold. Mmmmmmm. My favorite server is Margarita. always with a smile and remembers my favorites.

Thank Michael S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Guatemalan, Central American, Latin, South American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Ave Norte # 17 | Colonial Hotel, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?