Top Choice Fusion in Cobán

La Abadia

Cobán's dining scene has improved dramatically over the years and this is another welcome addition. The surrounds are refined yet relaxed, the menu offers a great selection of local, international and fusion dishes …
Top Choice Guatemalan in Cobán

Xkape Koba'n

The perfect place to take a breather or while away a whole afternoon, this beautiful, artsy little cafe has a lush garden out back. Some interesting indigenous-inspired dishes are on the small menu. The cakes are ho…
International in Cobán

El Bistro

This restaurant, at Casa D'Acuña hotel, offers authentic Italian and other European-style dishes served in an attractive oasis of tranquillity to a sound track of classical music. In addition to protein-oriented mai…
Fusion in Cobán


The widest menu in town is at this chic new place a few blocks from the plaza. Billing itself as 'fusion' food, it takes a pretty good stab at Indian, Chinese and Italian dishes, with locally grown cardamom as the …
Steak in Cobán

La Casa del Monje

Cobán's best steak house is set in a lovely colonial-era monastery a few blocks from the park. If you're not in the mood for big chunks of meat, local dishes like cack'ik(turkey stew) come highly recommended.
International in Cobán

Casa Chavez

Set in a lovely old house, Casa Chavez offers an ample, if a little uninspired, menu. Still, the location's great, and breakfast out back overlooking the garden and hills beyond is hard to beat.
Guatemalan in Cobán

El Peñascal

Probably Cobán's finest stand-alone restaurant, El Peñascal has plenty of regional specialties, Guatemalan classics, mixed meat platters, seafood and snacks in a relaxed, upmarket setting.
Supermarket in Cobán


Everyday supermarket items, just off the plaza.