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Lava Terrace Bar & Burgers

4a Avenida Norte No. 3, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Ranked #135 of 229 Restaurants in Antigua
Price range: $5 - $8
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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London, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Great venue within 100m from the parque central on 4th - approached via a courtyard and up the stairs. Good music - not too intrusive. Great food. Wasn't too busy when we visited - just as well as it rained. However great viewing platform for the accompanying storm.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

My experience at Lava was great! I went last Thursday, and it was buffalo wings for Q2.00. Best wings I have had in a long time here in Guatemala. The food recommendation (Jalapeño Burger) was an excellent choice along with the beer (Brooklyn IPA). I liked that the sauce for the wings were cooked with the chicken and not just... More

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Antigua, Guatemala
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

So me and my wife and some friends went to Lava the other night and we ate 6 pounds of wings. We asked for them to be cooked a bit longer because we all like them a little crunchier. OH these wings did not disappoint! Lava has a specialty sauce called Coca Cola Bar b Q and it is very... More

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Holmen
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is where I go when I want to relax, enjoy a great hamburger, and sip a few beers. There is a nice view of the Agua volcano and the vibe is relaxing with the open air set up. The prices are good and the staff are generally quite on top of the situation. The music mix is good, and... More

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New York City, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

In a budget busting town like Antigua the Happy Hour at Lava is a pretty great deal. Sip some drinks on the terrace till 8 pm and move on elsewhere for food,

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Antigua, Guatemala
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Very nice place to stay with friends, service is really great, prices are good and the Fish Bowl and Hamburguers are awesome!!!!...

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minneapolis
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I thought they were supposed to have good burgers. This is our second winter here. The other times I've considered eating here, it was crowded and really noisy with loud music. So on a quiet Tuesday, we thought we would have lunch. Bad choice. I had the inside out burger. ( in my mind aka; juicy Lucy ). It was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

My fiancé and I stumbled upon this place after going for a beer at the Whiskey Cafe and have gone every day of our vacation here. It is an upstairs terrace with great views of the volcano during the day and a lively fun crowd at night. Drinks are great, we snacked on the Coca Cola wings which were very... More

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Antigua, Guatemala
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

This is a great terrace with nice views of some old buildings in Antigua. The chicken wings are a must while enjoying some drinks, the daily happy hour is great to meet people or enjoy with friends.

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Senior Contributor
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36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Read Trip Advisor before you choose any restaurant in Antigua!!! We were headed to the highly rated Deli across the street but it was closed. We had heard good things about the Lava Bar when it opened a few years ago and decided to try it. We actually loved the wings - small in size but really unique Hot sauce.... More

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