Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Chichicastenango

Villa Cofrades

This charming cafe is tucked into the outside corner of Centro Comercial Santo Tomás and is a gem if you want to step back from the bustle of the market but still get a view of the action outside. It's decorated wit…
Guatemalan in Chichicastenango

Mayan Inn

The three dining rooms at Chichi's classiest hotel feature colonial-style furnishings and canvases by renowned painter Humberto Garabito. Waiters wear costumes evolved from the dress of Spanish colonial farmers. The…
Guatemalan in Chichicastenango

Casa San Juan

One of the more stylish eateries, the San Juan occupies a beautiful colonial structure beside Santo Tomás with candlelit dining in various salons. Offerings range from burgers and sandwiches to more traditional fare…
Steak in Santa Cruz Del Quiché

Restaurant El Chalet

The specialty here is grilled meats, served with homemade salsa. You could make a light meal of the tortilla-sized portions. Dining is beneath an arbor flanked by a strip of garden. It's part of a posh hotel/confere…
Guatemalan in Chichicastenango

Los Asados

A cheery first-floor restaurant set back from the market hubbub, Los Asados is good for filling breakfasts, sandwiches and big grill plates. Always keep an eye on the menu of the day, which is usually good and filli…
Mexican in Uspantán

Restaurante Mexicana

Half a block down from the church end of the main plaza, this well-signed restaurant has just one smallish room but a large menu and generous serves of Mexican and Guatemalan dishes. Breakfasts are hearty, as are th…
Guatemalan in Nebaj

Comedor El Si'm

This place off the main plaza is great for a gut-stuffing desayuno (breakfast), served with a bonus bowl of mosh (warm cereal) and freshly baked cookie, and it refills your coffee cup. It's usually crammed with loca…
International in Nebaj

El Descanso

This cozy restaurant features a bar and lounge areas in Nebaj's most alternative ambiance. A range of sandwiches, salads, pastas and soups is served, as well as western and Guatemalan breakfasts. Popular with foreig…
Steak in Nebaj

Asados El Pasabien

Steaks, chicken and shrimp are skillfully grilled and served up with heaping portions of halved potatoes, salad and nice homemade salsas at this locally popular dining hall – probably Nebaj's swankiest dining option…
Cafe in Nebaj

Popi's Restaurant

This low-key cafe/bakery/hostel/expat hangout whips up gringo comfort foods. A copious breakfast menu includes three-egg omelets, homemade granola and burritos. It also does a good line in local travel information.