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Dona Goya Cafe and Bar

$$ - $$$
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Calle 15 de Septiembre, Flores, Guatemala
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Stornoway, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Had breakfast and evening meal there and enjoyed both times.service was good and scenery overlooking the waters was lovely too.

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Thank Peggy M
Vancouver, Canada
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119 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Had a sandwich here and 1 sandwich would have fed the two of us. Large portions. Obviously offer a menu del dia that many local workmen were eating. Family run spot with a dock for boats to Hotel Bolontiku. Food was fresh and well prepared and presented.

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Thank Denise E
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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517 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Located in the island of Flores with beautiful views of the lake. Popular lakefront restaurant in the area. Rustic. With a variety of dishes from the region. Good service. Good prices per food quality.

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Thank EMILE D
Canada
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105 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

The restaurant is right on the beachfront - saw only locals eating there. Very good Pasta Carbonara (Espagueti Carbonara) and wine. Much cheaper than other places.

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Thank CanadaNoG
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We ordered the meal of the day and it was a great value. We were so hungry after tikal and just didnt know where to stop. It ended up being a good choice. The service was ok, but we choose the place first because we were looking for wifi! I would try another place next time.. but with that said... More 

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Thank Jlock11
Istanbul
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

Had breakfast here and we liked it so much we came back for lunch. Right on the water so great views of the boats going by and the little museum across the way. Good choices on the menu.

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Thank LeonardPeg
Kolkata
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98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

I spent quite a few hours in Dona Goya eating, working and drinking on my several visits in Flores. They have it all - a beautiful view on the lake, good selection of drinks and food (also for veggies - and you can ask them to transform even the meat options into the fully vegetarian ones) and friendly and patient... More 

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Texas
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2015

this place has the best view of all the bars! and luckily its also one of the few not BLASTING music so loud that your ears hurt when you just walk by! we sat in the outside area looking out on the lake and enjoyed early morning drinks and also sunset drinks here. the view just cannot be beaten. the... More 

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Belmopan, Cayo, Belize
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

My husband and I went for some coffee and pina colada which was okay but we would order something else in our next visit

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Thank Francis C
San Francisco, California
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

Dona Goya was a perfect place to grab breakfast. They had a great selection of different pre-set meals and then you could sit at a table overlooking the lake with a great view. The food was tasty and delicious. The only con was that after delivering our food, the waiter never came back, so we ended up having to walk... 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Guatemalan, Cafe, International, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 15 de Septiembre, Flores, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Peten Department  >  Flores

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