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Albamar

$$ - $$$,
Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
+502 7763 1728
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“i've visited” (2 reviews)
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Guatemalan, Central American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Avenida y 7a. Calle Esquina 12, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The dining area is beautiful - skylights and plants all around. The coffee was great. However, the service was incredibly slow, the food was sub par, and the bathrooms were disgustingly dirty. Better options exist in the area.

Thank waverider681
Reviewed March 14, 2018

The service at Alambar (Parco Central) was the best service I have received anywhere in Guatemala. I thought I was going into a "chicken and chips" joint, and boy was I surprised by the beautiful decor, the table cloths, the exceptional service, the whole experience....More

Thank chey_baybee
Reviewed November 21, 2017

This place does not look like much but the food is really good. Service was amazing too. The appetizers were already so good. The only thing that was a bit flat in taste were the vegetables, which was supposed to be kind of a pickled...More

Thank difelidi
Reviewed August 24, 2017

A tremendously large menu - something for everyone. Many locations throughout western Guatemala. Everything is OK but nothing extraordinary.

Thank David J
Reviewed March 22, 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 December 22, 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 December 6, 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 October 18, 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 May 15, 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 March 28, 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
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Restaurant Details

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