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10a Avenida 5-49, Zona 14, Guatemala City, Guatemala
+502 2312 4666
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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600 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2016

This is a Guatemalan modern restaurant, nicely decorated with beautiful furnishings and tables neatly placed. The food is a Guatemalan – International fusion, with flavors from several continents. Variety of dishes to choose from. Seafood, steak, pastas, salads, risotto, desserts, etc. There is a very nice outdoor area with tables, surrounded by trees and a beautiful garden. There is also... More 

Peachtree City
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 12, 2016

Only been once but was totally charmed. Fusion menu with an eye on originality... would love to return

Thank michaeldT5466QJ
Orlando, Florida
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 10, 2016

We ordered different things and all of them were excellent. We stayed after, dance, sang and had a great time. We sat at the lounge area and it was somewhat uncomfortable to eat, I recommend getting a table so that you could enjoy eating and then move to lounge area. Overall it was excellent and a fun night.

Thank Playitalover17
Annandale, Virginia
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed January 27, 2016

Embassy friends we were visiting chose Ambia for dinner on our last night in the city, and we had a superb meal. It was very quiet because it was just a couple days after new year's and a week night (in fact, one of the only other parties there was another ambassador and his family), but the service was excellent... More 

Thank RagtopRedhead
Kingston, Ontario
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601 reviews
358 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2015

The seating area is outdoor and outdoor-indoor so the restaurant atmosphere is excellent. The carpaccio was excellent. My duck was beautifully presented but the salsa was a bit overwhelming. Service was solid, which is good as the prices are on the high side.

Thank Weerobbie
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Went there for a business meeting. The restaurant was recommended by one of my costumers. All four people ordered entrees, main dish and desert. Everything tastes excellent, well cooked nice presentation. Recommended for sure!

Thank Thiago D
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

All the food is awesome, if you like fusion cuisine and good cocktails, this is the place! The restaurant is one of the best in the city. Modern and lots of people between 25-50 years old. Parking can be difficult from Thursday to Saturday but they have ballet parking available.

Thank Claudia L
Austin, Texas
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93 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed May 10, 2015

Good service, good wine. The trio ceviche is excelent. Chocolate bomb dessert is great! Salmon appetizers are very good too.

Thank RJessee
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2015

An amazing chef for sure...food is magnificent, I don't usually get dessert because Im not a sweet fan.... but there I love to order dessert! Really a modern great fusion restaurant. Its a beautiful place,in a great zone....ohhhh its so good, also the launge/bar its a great place to socialize...love it...one of my favorite places!

Thank Claudia L
Dallas, Texas
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347 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

The food was very good as was the service but what stood out the most to me was the ambiance. It has a nice indoor dining area, indoor/outdoor covered dining area, and then these cool couch type seating areas under the trees and rope lighting hung from branches with tall hearing units between them. It was beautiful at night. Great... More 

Thank DallasRdWarrior

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Seafood, International, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10a Avenida 5-49, Zona 14, Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Guatemala Department  >  Guatemala City
  • Phone Number: +502 2312 4666

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