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Cafe El Portal

5th Avenida To the Parque Central, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“coffee bar” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Guatemalan, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
5th Avenida To the Parque Central, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here posted up at the bar which is a great spot to see the town roll by going about their business. We both got the breakfast sets with fried eggs, beans, cheese, and sausage/bacon, with coffee and an orange juice. Good offer for...More

Thank Lynn99999
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Portal is a comfortable cafe right on the plaza. A bar with stools sits at the entrance. Nice place to settle into, enjoy a coffee and watch the traffic through the plaza. My wife and I have enjoyed the cappuccino. Probably the best that we...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I am usually in Antigua a couple of times a year, and I love starting the day there with breakfast at the coffee bar. You can eat there alone or with a couple other people and enjoy the people watching of the sidewalk and the...More

Thank mmb2323
Reviewed 30 May 2016

They close earlier than I would l like, and the food isn't special, but the coffee's decent and the location and layout are wonderful for watching the goings-on in the Parque Central. You'll definitely run into world travelers here, if you sit long enough.

Thank Jubi H
Reviewed 23 April 2016

It has an excellent location, they do know how to prepare coffee, you could say that few people can prepare a cup of coffee that is a 10, they might serve 9's but it is 9 always, very stable the quality of what you get,...More

Thank Juan-Manuel101
Reviewed 11 March 2016

for breakfast, good coffee, fresh orange juice, El Portal is Ground Zero...meet friends, make new friends and peruse their great bulletin board.

Thank paladinAntigua
Reviewed 10 March 2016

p3½* Café El Portal 5a. Ave Norte 6 Nice café on the west city of the central park Have soy milk for the coffee drinks Q25 for large latte with soy milk Free wi-fi with purchase They are green; no plastic containers Friendly baristas

Thank Rosquete
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Acceptable, but would not rave, there are better places to go but it was our first night in a new city so we tried it. Service was ok but expensive for the quality of food.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Great service always with a smile, very welcoming and charming, the torta chilena with an iced chocolate is the best dessert and dont forget your croissant for breakfast!

Thank Benjamín G
Reviewed 8 December 2015

When in Antigua, this is where I start my day! There is nothing better than grabbing a cup of coffee at El Portal and then heading across the street to sit in the Parque Central. Great coffee can be found all over Antigua. I like...More

Thank Grousedoctor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Guatemalan, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenida To the Parque Central, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua