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Hector's Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
CUISINES
European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hector’s is a cozy restaurant right by La Merced. It is wood paneled with basket lighting and cool, dark and quiet compared to the bright hustle and bustle of the neighborhood. I had a roasted tomato and Gouda appetizer which was the best version of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Found this place our first day in Antigua and it was the best food we ate in the 4 days we’ve been in Antigua! We have one more night here and we are actually thinking about going back. Period! Lol

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank thatstoughfitness
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a little gem of a restaurant! Honestly, we had the best Cesar salad ever. We can highly recommend the beef tenderloin and robalo. The carpaccio was extraordinary. The wine list was not long but had a nice variety. This is a very tiny...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank StacyA453
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is such a romantic place we loved it. The menu is small (maybe it was the day went) but everything was great

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 649mayteea
PaulV580, Owner at Hector's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you for visiting us during New Years and we hope you come back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this local restaurant on tour from recommendations and it lived up to its standard. Perfect steak cooked to perfection. I can say it was almost as good as my cooking. The fillet was thick and cooked medium rare served up with a dreamy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MarilynK804
PaulV580, Owner at Hector's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear McDreamy, thank you so much for your review. We are glad you liked our steak and its blue cheese, spinach and chipotle sauce. We hope you come back. saludos, Paul

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very good meal with the family. Warm cheese was good as a starter, lomito steak in particular was very good, and desert (crème brûlée) was fine. Service was good. One of my best meals in Antigua for sure.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Thierrylucastravel
PaulV580, Owner at Hector's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Thierry, glad you had a great time @hector'sbistro we hope to see you soon and hopefully you'll get to come back to Antigua Guatmala

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food in convivial atmosphere. Tiny with European bistro feel. Efficient and fast service, particularly for the qulity of food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Misterbean1380
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

I went there yesterday with my friends around 8:30 and we were sitting on one of the tables outside. Everything was going well but I started noticing something weird with the waiter. Just to let you know, the food was exquisite and the flavor was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Francho S
PaulV580, Owner at Hector's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Francho, as i replied to you privately, this is NOT a behavior we accept from our waiters or our staff. I did check our cameras the whole shift that our waiter was there and what i can guarantee you is that our only male...More

Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Best place to have a brilliant and fine dinner time with excellent service. The food is amazing and with a new coffee corner (Guatemala City restaurant), I have a nice place to work with my computer with a superb background music selection. As always, the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank murjaime
PaulV580, Owner at Hector's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you, this comment is meant to be for our restaurant in Guatemala City, we'd appreciate if you can rewrite it or direct this one towards our tripadvisor in Guatemala City. Kind regards and thank you for coming to work into our Coffee Corner in...More

Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Loved the cozy atmosphere and service, and of course the exquisite food! Started out with a French Onion Soup and the Roasted Tomatoes with Gouda, incredible. And then, had the SeaBass and the Duck, both were delicious. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rominad951
PaulV580, Owner at Hector's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Romina, Thank u for coming back and i am so glad you enjoyed our duck breast and our fish of the day. We to see you soon. Kind regards, Paul Vernon

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Response from Erik B | Reviewed this property |
I would say around 10 tables. It is very small. I think it is possible drop them an email
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