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Posada de Don Rodrigo

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Guatemalan, Central American, Latin, South American
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4 Ave Norte # 17 | Colonial Hotel, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Draper, Utah
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482 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were part of a large group that fit very well into this large and beautiful restaurant. The inside is like an old world Hacienda and the outside gardens are magnificent. We had a wonderful meal served very professionally and efficiently followed by a very pleasant music and dance show featuring peasant dances from various parts of the country. It... More 

Thank Jack M
Hudson, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great dinner and loved the marimba band! Food was authentic Guatemala. Service was fast and reasonably priced.

Thank Margaret C
Mexico City, Mexico
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132 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time that I go Antigua a take a few hours to lunch at this nice and tasty place. The warm of its personal and the tasty of their food gets enriched with the garden. Ask for the Plato Chapin of Puyaso and remember to ask for rice with fried bananas...Don´t forget to ask for tortillas!

Thank mtrias
London, United Kingdom
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227 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 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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483 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

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 11 November 2016 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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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 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 

Thank CaboSanLucasCocinera
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 22 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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28 reviews
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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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
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
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?