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El Tucan

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Calle Centro America 45, Flores, Guatemala
79260536
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice Mexican food

Had a nice dinner and enjoyed the decent Mexican fare offered. The restaurant opens out to one of the main streets of Flores Island. Tacos were quite good and all dishes were good value. Moreover, service was good and the owner, who is very much conversant in English, was warm and friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 25, 2014
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Brussels, Belgium
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Had a nice dinner and enjoyed the decent Mexican fare offered. The restaurant opens out to one of the main streets of Flores Island. Tacos were quite good and all dishes were good value. Moreover, service was good and the owner, who is very much conversant in English, was warm and friendly.

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Top Contributor
261 reviews 261 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

Nice place, nice people, nice food. Just go there and try food from local products made with passion.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

I was looking for a nice lunch. I found that at this restaurant. The prices are nice, the owner was very nice & helpful. He spoke great English, which was a plus for me... Since I came to Central America without any knowledge of Spanish :) My favorite dish anywhere in the world is Chicken Alfredo & I was pleasantly... More 

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Bahia Kino, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Tacos , burritos and cerveza, nicely priced and view of the lake, fiendly atmosphere , Also a souvenir shop where you find artesan objects as well as Maya

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London, United Kingdom
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265 reviews 265 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We popped in to have a couple of Liquados (smoothies - about Q18) and also had a plate of nachos to share (Q38). The plate was a bit small for the price but non the less was very tasty. Overall, the atmosphere was very pleasant and the owner was super-friendly. Worth a visit

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We stopped in here on a whim for a late dinner (arriving around 8:30pm) and found the prices to be very reasonable, especially for a tourist area like Flores. We were even more thrilled with the owner, who is very personable and speaks very good English. We were surprised yet again when the food came and it surpassed all expectations:... More 

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Lots of choices here in Flores but we really enjoyed our visit to El Tucan. We had a vegetable plate covered with large shrimps and a chicken Kebab. Both were prepared and presented very well. All the ingredients were fresh and tasty. Service was very attentive. Good value too!

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Our experience at El Tucan was very good all around. Service was attentive. The owner stopped by to see if we were content with out food, and we were. The shrimp was excellent as was the kebab with chicken. Prices are very good too!

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Wonderful food all three times we went! The owner was so friendly and helpful with food decisions. Was one of the highlights of our trip.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

There's plenty of decent restaurants in Flores but the service is normally pretty shocking! This place was the exception! The owner will look after you from the moment you walk in! Food was good, make sure you try the pinchos! They were very tasty and prices are very reasonable! Happy customer! make sure you visit this place if you happen... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Centro America 45, Flores, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Peten Department  >  Flores
  • Phone Number: 79260536

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Central American

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