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The Buddha - CLOSED

7a. Avenida 2-24 | Zona 2, San Pedro La Laguna 07018, Guatemala
011 502 4466 3721
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (5 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“live music” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Irish, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7a. Avenida 2-24 | Zona 2, San Pedro La Laguna 07018, Guatemala
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Reviews (151)
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2017

this is my favorite place in San Pedro. i saw some really good live gigs here and danced the night away a couple of times while sipping on one of their many cocktails. as well as the party night times with great musicians there is...More

1  Thank Carol_Esperanza
Reviewed 21 March 2017

It was not a really cozy atmosphere. I didn't really like it because of all the noise. It is highly overrated in my opinion. There are also a lot of mosquitos.More

3  Thank princessdeirdre
Management response:Responded 2 April 2017

the Buddha bar is now under new ownership and managent. i am sorry for you bad experience in Octobr 2016 but i assure you should you return you will have a better experience. you will definitely NOT see karaoke in there so long as it...More

Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

I loved The Buddha. Great place to hang out with your friends or watch some sports. Only thing is the bar closed. It has reopened with a new owner and staff. Only time will tell.

Thank Karl B
Reviewed 21 November 2016

this is now called the wild rover and is known as a late night bar. we had some great nights here and saw some cool bands play but make sur you try the food too.. the second floor is a really comfortable place to eat....More

Thank Kavier Emilio C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We've eaten at the once Buda Bar now the new Wild Irish Rover several times. We like the up stairs dining area away from the pool table and bar scene below. Very friendly service and the Asian, Thai and Steak from their extensive menu. Weekends...More

1  Thank BrandyRelis
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Very casual, very good food, loud, and a good drinking place. Had live music one night, good for big groups. Fun!

Thank Tanya1111
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Nice bar with live music starting early. The food is good, nothing too fancy but you can have typical Guatemalan dishes. Great place if you want to party.

Thank Naxo L
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Recently changed its name to "The Rolling Stone Music Lounge". Must have also changed owners because this place now sucks. Stick with beer or you will be fleeced if you order a cocktail. They conveniently forget to put the liqour in the drinks. Probably the...More

1  Thank Kevin C
Management response:Responded 2 April 2017

Hello Kevin. i am the new owner of what used to be called the Buddha bar and then The Rolling Stone. it is now called the wild rover and will be for many a year. sorry for your nad experience here last year. for obvious...More

Reviewed 19 March 2016

Seems like a popular hipster dive bar. I would recommend it for drinks with friends, but not for food. I ordered pesto pasta for dinner. The server was inattentive and the pasta was pretty vile. Not sure how you can screw up such a simple...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Live music, karoekee, open mic evening Good food, large variety Coktails and drinks Lovely ambiance 3 floors. Music on ground level and lake view on the top. Excellent place to spend an evening or more

Thank Nir1703
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7a. Avenida 2-24 | Zona 2, San Pedro La Laguna 07018, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  San Pedro La Laguna
  • Phone Number: 011 502 4466 3721
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