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Sublime Cafe - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner


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Reviewed July 3, 2016

After reading all the reviews (even the negative ones) I decided we MUST try this place out. Not too hard to find, but parking can be challenging. Here are the pluses. Much of the food was excellent, but service was slow, as we were the...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Linda C
Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

I arrived in Xela by myself and was told to go to Sublime cafe for the dim sum. Mark and David were so welcoming and invited me to join their family party and made me so welcome. I couldn't of asked for a better first...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Alice T
Reviewed August 25, 2015

Thank you Mark and David! Marylu and I really enjoyed our Dim Sum. We miss those flavors from our years in San Francisco. Keep up the good work, we will be back to try some other dishes soon.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Thomas L
Reviewed August 3, 2015

Went to Sublime with friends and had the Dim Sum Experience. The food was excellent and there was a lot of it. The staff were friendly and we were not stiched up over the drinks. Anyone that lands up in Xela and likes authentic chinese...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank alan g
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Went to Sublime Cafe for an early Sunday dinner with friends. We all ordered the Dim Sum Experience - which is a good idea if you're in a group. Lots of variety in small portions which just kept arriving! Fried and steamed offerings with delicious...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank cbwig
Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

If I don't like a place, I usually don't post a review, just the way I am. However, after reading all the stellar reviews and being ranked #2, I was really looking forward to eating here. There aren't many decent options outside of the local...More

Date of visit: June 2015
3  Thank chicagowrtr
XelaMark, Owner at Sublime Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2015

I apologize for you having less than a “Sublime” experience. I was recovering from surgery and unable to supervise the staff as I usually do. During brief absences in the past, nothing had gone amiss. I have admonished the staff to carefully check the oil...More

Reviewed June 19, 2015

Since there are many fine restaunrants, including some Asian and Chinese ones, there's no reason to visit this place. To begin with, the waitress was horrible. She was so mean and wasn't willing to serve us at all. And the dishes and glasses were very...More

Date of visit: June 2015
4  Thank LakiaJuyub
XelaMark, Owner at Sublime Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2015

The Asian clients who visit Xela, would wholeheartedly disagree with your first point. Typically they eat with us frequently, commenting that we offer the only authentic Chinese food they have encountered in Central America, let alone Xela. One homesick young lady from Mainland China was...More

Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

i wandered in late in the afternoon, i was the only one in there, it was a weird time of day and then i said i was vegetarian. most of the menu items are for carnivores, but instead of modifying one of the dishes on...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank XelaGringa
Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

I have worked in Asia for over 5 years and spend my down time in Xela visiting friends and family. I often crave Asian cuisine and this place hits the spot. The Dim Sum Experience is well-priced and worth every quetzel. On par with Hong...More

Thank mamagaldino
Reviewed October 18, 2014

My wife and I had been vacationing in Guatemala. We stopped at many resturants on our trip but this one was by far the best! Service was great, everyone was friendly and the food was amazing! The owner came and spoke with us and gave...More

Date of visit: October 2014
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