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La Cuevita de Urquizu

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
2da Calle Oriente # 9-D, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 2495
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“stews” (11 reviews)
“pork” (9 reviews)
“bean salad” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Guatemalan, Central American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2da Calle Oriente # 9-D, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem in Antigua. The fresh local stews and sides are all very tasty and reasonably priced. The upper level has a terrific view of the city. And the staff are welcoming and fun. A best of Antigua !!!!

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Pretty authentic tipico Guatemalan food. Fairly expensive for what you get. The typical way to order is at the front. You get a choice of one main dish and 2 sides. Food was ok but not amazing or anything close to that.

Thank 56003Richard
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this place whilst we were brought to the city in one of the connections buses to the hotel where we stayed. A lady was convinced it was the best traditional food in the city. So we went and tried, I recommend you...More

Thank Antonio L
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The location is really good, they have a rooftop available, with beautiful views. The food is good, they have lots of options, I tried ceviche and it was good, but the fish and beans were also really delicious. This place has plenty of tables so...More

Thank Noelia V
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place. We were 11 for lunch and all 11 agreed food was excellent. All dishes are laid out in front of you. You pick your meat and 2 sides. The bring it to your table. Lunch was 80 Quetzals. approximately $11.00. It...More

Thank David60898
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We saw this restaurant showcased on Delicious Destinations. So I printed out the information and showed it to our tour guide. He was familiar with the place and said he would recommend it. It was only about 4 blocks from where our bus dropped us...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 5 March 2018

His place was recommended by not only a local but other tourists we met while on our hike of Pacaya. The food was amazing and we all enjoyed the selections and the atmosphere of the restaurant.

Thank Cessy61
Reviewed 14 February 2018

we went here for lunch twice. Great selection of local main dishes, salads & starches.This people cook dishes only some of us grew up with. Like Tong, Tripe, Oxtail and other exotic items. Who ever cooked it did a great job! Excellent service and attention....More

Thank Hansi Z
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

La Cuevita was recommended by our tour guide as making authentic Guatemalan sauces from scratch and serving excellent tipico dishes. The pots of meat in sauce were fun to pick from, as were the tasty side dishes. Don't fear the caliente as it's not very...More

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

a friend from Guatemala recommended this restaurant and we were 5 people visiting on January 18th. in the evening.Menu was limited, food did not look appealing the place was dead and finally we opted for only drinks. We were very unhappy and never back.

Thank Jose F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Guatemalan, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:30 AM
8:00 AM - 3:30 AM
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2da Calle Oriente # 9-D, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 2495
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