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17 Calle 10-40 | Zona 10, Guatemala City, Guatemala
+502 2368 0351
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiger roll” (2 reviews)
“great food” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
17 Calle 10-40 | Zona 10, Guatemala City, Guatemala
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Had a great meal of steak and pasta with my girlfriend after a 2 week trip around the country. Wanted to treat ourselves after the journey. The place was really nice and quiet compared with the bustle of the city. Even met the owner of...More

Thank pillararts
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The food is really amazing, do not miss the tiger rolls and tuna tartar as starters. I tried the rib eye marinated in illy coffee and it was absolutely delicious, also tried the lobster risotto and shrimp in a coriander sauce also very good. The...More

Thank Maria Fernanda G
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

When we parked the car we thought the area looked a little rough until we walked through into lovely courtyard into an elegant restaurant with a stylish bar area and a number of rooms and outdoor options for dining. The customers were all well dressed...More

Thank Francis B
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I resided in Guatemala from 1987 to 1992 while working at the US Embassy. I believe I first started patronizing Jake's around 1990. I always make it my business to have a meal at Jake's on every visit since then. I have tried virtually every...More

Thank azteclarry
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

As others have mentioned this place has subpar food with prices that do not match the quality expected for the price. I felt this way the first time I went and I ordered a pasta dish that was bland and dissapointing, but decided to give...More

Thank Irene C
Jake D, Owner at Jake's, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear Irene C, I first want to thank you for bringing this unfortunate isolated experience to my attention. Unfortunately there was a breakdown in the procedure of selection, and cleaning of the Anacates (wild mushrooms). These Anacates are not a cultivated product, but gathered by...More

Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

The service, environment is niece... has different ambience. Located in the middle of zona 10. Great meats, the hamburgers are amazing, the one in the picture is with patte and sauted onions.

Thank Daytona1982
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This restaurant has been around for many years & is a traditional stop for many. However it needs a infusion of life. The food & service are inconsistent and even at it's best it is above average. When the owner is there, you will notice...More

1  Thank Just-a-Traveler27
Reviewed 7 April 2016

My boyfriend and I ate here for our 1 year anniversary. It is a really nice place, not too fancy but dress nice. The food was very good. I was a bit disappointed they did not have the duck comfit special that night, but we...More

Thank Duda R
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Jakes is a restaurant where you will extremely rarely be disappointed. It is consistently excellent with a great varied menu and inventive specials. The lobster risotto is great. Any beef item is sure to please.

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Fine dinning restaurant in the heart of Guatemala. The owner, Jake, is often at the restaurant checking everything out to give an excellent service. Variety of fine dishes prepared with high quality ingredients. You can enjoy a nice meal accompanied by a first class wine....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Calle 10-40 | Zona 10, Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Guatemala Department  >  Guatemala City
  • Phone Number: +502 2368 0351
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Relaxed retrofitted farm house setting, eclectic menu with a extensive wine cellar. Sophisticated lounge with live music every Thursday evening.
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