We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bistrot Cinq

4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 5510
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak frites” (9 reviews)
“beet salad” (7 reviews)
“duck” (11 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (276)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been customers of Bistrot Cinq since they opened, and although they have gone through a few ownership changes, we are always happy when we eat there! There have been a few times in the past when the service wasn't the best, but it...More

Thank brihavey
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks brihavey! We are happy to read your review and appreciate you for being loyal customers for 10 years. Most of our team is still there since the start. Please do let us know whenever we are not up to par so we can adjust...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently had lunch at Bistrot Cinq because of its high ratings. Location is good, the place is lovely, but all three of us ordered different dishes and all were very disappointing. I ordered a pork milanesa that had no taste at all. We do...More

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with family and absolutely loved it. The food was delicious, prepared in a timely manner and brought to us without a wait. The waiters were all excellent, polite, professional and helpful when it came to recommending choices. The food portions were definitely generous...More

Thank Arman R
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Arman, We are excited to read that your entire experience dining with us was of great. Your compliments to Chef Mario Godinez have been communicated as well as your feedback towards our front of the house team. We are also glad you tried the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All was good, well presented and all the staff really nice!!! The food was supperb. French, chapin and with good local beer! So, really good!

Thank marcos b
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Marcos, We really appreciate your review as well as your visit to Bistrot Cinq. We are pleased to offer Antigua Cerveza on draft. Please do come back! All the best,

Reviewed June 15, 2017

I tried this place because it was rated in the top restaurants in Antigua. It was just ok. I had the steak tartare. Honestly, it was just average and very overpriced. On the plus side, they gave everyone artist pencils to draw on the paper...More

Thank dkgcmeam
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

The food was good when we finally got it though the order was wrong. They skipped one entree which was likely a considerable portion of that night's revenue since no one else came in. The atmosphere was lovely but distracting since all five servers must...More

Thank Okopie
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2017

Dear Okopie, We are sorry to hear about your bad experience with us. We value our customers who are all the key to our 10 years of success in Antigua. Thank you for describing our faults and mishaps. I will make sure this does not...More

Reviewed June 10, 2017

They got our order wrong. We asked to have the salad split they didn't We ordered two dinners of tuna we only got one. I had to get up and get my own water because no one would come to the table Very small glass...More

1  Thank 1910Traveler
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Dear 1910 Traveler, We apologize for the inconveniences you encountered while visiting Bistrot Cinq. Please contact us at +502 7832-5510 if you still plan to stay longer in Antigua Guatemala so our Front of House Manager, Julio Ortiz, can take care of you properly. We...More

Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Food was excellently prepared. Wait staff was attentive but not intrusive. Ambiance is romantic. Lovely experience!

Thank phojeda
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Dear phojeda, Thank you for visiting Bistrot Cinq while in Antigua! We are glad to know that you enjoyed your experience from service to food quality to our décor. Please do come back to see us when you are in town. Regards,

Reviewed June 2, 2017

Bistrot cinq, is best in the evening... it's interior is sexily atmospheric. Brick walls reflect the glimmer of many candles. The kitchen is visible through a shelves lined with bottles and pans. The manager keeps a gentle, jovial, eye on things and the restaurant manages...More

Thank Roland J
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2017

Dear Roland, We appreciate your recent visit to Bistrot Cinq. We enjoy reading that the entire experience was pleasant for you from the décor to the quality of food and service. We hope to see back soon! All the best,

Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice find was looking for authentic food, but stumbled on this European french fusion. quite delicious.

Thank Retiredat59
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Dear Belizenirvana, We are grateful for your visit and happy you found us in Antigua. Thank you for your visit and for your review. We definitely look forward to your next visit. All the Best,

Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante Las Antorchas
363 reviews
.11 miles away
El Cazador Italiano
315 reviews
.09 miles away
Dona Luisa Xicoteneatl
271 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
1,694 reviews
.07 miles away
Convento de las Capuchinas
447 reviews
.17 miles away
Cathedral de Santiago
337 reviews
.13 miles away
Convento Santa Clara
225 reviews
.13 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
January 2, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Juan Luis G | Property representative |
Thanks for your question Wdita. Our appetizers go from Q55 to Q85 approximately. Main courses from Q85 and up. These can vary depending on our weekly specials and fresh produce and catches of the week. Our wine list has... More
January 2, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Ayala555 | Reviewed this property |
You get a lot for your money! It's not expensive dollar wise while the food is very well done.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 5510
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing