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El Malecon

Calle del Comercio | across from Hotel Villa Caribe, Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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Ranked #12 of 16 Restaurants in Livingston
Cuisines: Guatemalan
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- Sep 18, 2013
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English first
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

El Malcon is an excellent little place where you can get good fresh fish and seafood at a very reasonable price. The prepare shrimp various ways. One in a batter and one in a garlic butter sauce. Both are xcellent. Try the fish too as its always fresh straight from the sea. Service is laid back and friendly and the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Our guide took us here. I was not exoecting much, but was pleasantly surprised by a very good meal. The margarite I ordered came frozen, and was one of the best I had in Guatemala. Both the fried shrimp, and the garlic grilled shrimp, came with the head still on, and were excellent. The fried shrimp had an extremely light... More

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Miami, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

This restaurant tends to be over-looked, it seems, but it is a neat place for good food, including local favorites and American style. We actually had fried rice here, a generous portion and very tasty. The service is prompt and friendly. Located on the main road, it's a good place for lunch or dinner.

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