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La Casa de Don Memo -Cafe Museo-

Calle 7-54 11 | A Half of Block of Solola's Central Park, Road to Panajachel, Solola 07001, Guatemala
+502 7762 4889
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (6 reviews)
“la casa” (2 reviews)
“memo” (4 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Cafe, Guatemalan, Italian
$$ - $$$
Calle 7-54 11 | A Half of Block of Solola's Central Park, Road to Panajachel, Solola 07001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I would definitely stop by La Casa de Don Memo in Sololá! It is a bright and fun area to eat a meal with lots of different seating options with multiple patios. The food is yummy, I especially liked the nachos (which were more like...More

1  Thank annecelinejm
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Food was awesome : try smoothie and fajitas (fajitas are a must do) The price are really reasonable. Decoration is cute and owner really nice: took the time to explain us the history of the place

1  Thank thibriedmat
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This place could be in SOHO-NYC Yummy Coffee ...of course, we are in Guatemala The space is the house of the composer of a local anthem : Porque Sera in Solola? Don Memo's house had many doors and these are redeployed by the clever architect...More

1  Thank didreyfus
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We had the pleasure of getting to know the owner, Esau and found the passion he has for Solola also shines through in the Cafe... Excellent food and great coffee- the best pizza we've had in Central America. We discovered staff are all long term,...More

2  Thank 1scottie1
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

This cafe is the only spot we went to in Solola. We were welcomed there our first evening and were treated to the best coffee I have had! It was so disheartened by how bad coffee is prepared here in Guatemala but casa don memo...More

2  Thank Mostauche
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

La casa de Don Memo is by far the coolest place in Solola! It has amazing coffee, delicious food and is all served by a super friendly crew of staff! The owner Esau is amazing and has great ideas and plans to keep improving and...More

2  Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 3 August 2015

This restaurant is quaint, well designed and has an extensive menu. The liquados are super, though they usually don't have soy milk, even though it's on the menu. The salads are beautiful and fresh. The paninis are huge and tasty. There is better pizza down...More

1  Thank clariyandy
Reviewed 29 April 2015

I am a recent transplant to Sololá, and have been heading down to Panajachel to get my fix of wifi and fresh air, but yesterday a friend brought me to Don Memo's for lunch and it truly was a much needed change of scenery! From...More

1  Thank Miyaunna C
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Really friendly staff, the owner Esau is super nice and the Pizza is so good that it Could be from italy ( was the only place we found that had a stoneoven in three months of traveling around centroamerica !) and the coffee was awesome...More

1  Thank Johanna R
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Solola is a fairly large town, but it has always been lacking in nice comfortable restaurants. You can find dozens of comedors, but only a handful of nice restaurants. This is one of the more comfortable dining rooms, with decor from the original house. Lots...More

2  Thank kayak-atitlan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Pizza, Cafe, Guatemalan, Italian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 7-54 11 | A Half of Block of Solola's Central Park, Road to Panajachel, Solola 07001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Solola
  • Phone Number: +502 7762 4889
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It is a place that opens its doors to all and sundry know a little more about the culture and history sololateca, former home of author and composer Solola Don Memo Fuentes Giron, creator of the Hymn of Solola "POR QUE SERA?"; there are on display sololateca part of history.
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