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FRIDAS Mexican Restaurant & Bar

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Av. Norte 29, Calle del Arco 5a, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 0504
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12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Seattle, Washington
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had excellent enchiladas de mole here and an enormous (and strong) margarita. It's a fun and busy atmosphere in the evenings. It seems to be mostly visitors there. The staff is very friendly and the service is excellent. They sell Frida Kahlo inspired design merchandise. It's very expensive by Guatemala standards.

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Thank Kristine D
Peterborough, Canada
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service - 9 out of 10: The waiters are fast, efficient and attentive without being cloying. Doesn't hurt that they're also hotter than your average chile! I would have ordered one if I could have found them on the menu! The ambiance - 8 out of 10: The first time here the music was too loud. The second time... More 

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Thank Wander21
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service , we had the supreme nachos and they were fantastic. The vibe could have been much better if they played Mexican music instead of pop/western music

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Thank Yoni_London2013
Newberg, Oregon
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had some dinner and grabbed a few beers. Enjoyed the food and the service was good and attentive. Definitely would go back.

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Thank SarahMRS
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of The best Mexican food places I'd ever been. The tacos are amazing, i really loved the concept of the place about Frida Kahlo. The waiters and the owner was very nice with us

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Thank Mario E
Shanghai, China
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place I return to on every visit to Antigua(Which is often while living in Guatemala City). The food and drinks are always good(love the tacos). The wait staff is helpful and friendly. Great place to hang out in Antigua!

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Thank AndyOz58
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is perfect - right near the Santa Catalina Arch. Decor is fun, ambiance is great at night with all the candles burning, and the live music on the second floor makes for an enjoyable night out. Los Tacos Gobernador...simply amazing. The shrimp is cooked perfectly, the tortillas are just right, and the avocado adds a nice pop of color... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a young 20- something, this place offered so much to love! The art, incredibly pleasant and helpful staff, the food, delicious drinks and great live music. A gem in Antigua and highly recommended!

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Thank Jess W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fridas is in a handy location in Antigua and is a good place to meet up with a friend or with a crowd of friends. Food is good, and their margueritas get high ratings from diners (I don't drink alcohol). The wait staff is helpful and welcoming to big groups. It is a fun atmosphere for a special get-together with... More 

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Kalamazoo, MI
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for lunch (and I assume dinner). A live commercial was being shot when I walked in, so I was ushered to a back table, where I could watch the shoot. I ordered the guacamole, which was outstanding a full meal. During a break in the shooting, the owner came over and asked me how everything was (I was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Soups, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Norte 29, Calle del Arco 5a, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 0504

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?