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Hotel BackPackers Restaurant

££ - £££,
Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
+502 7930 5168
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
24 Mar 2017
“Relaxed service, but gorgeous view”
12 Mar 2017
“Great Fish Tacos”
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Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Don't stay here. I'm not just talking about this hostel but the whole town of Rio Dulce, do yourself a favour and go straight to Livingston. If you do find yourself stuck here and can't be bothered finding anywhere else to stay like what happened...More

Thank Hayden Q
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The restaurant, which is part of the restaurant-hotel-complex (for) backpackers, has a terrace on the river. The menu has a good selection of local and western food. The tortizza is something that I would not recommend (a bit soggy). Go for the Ceviche instead, you'll...More

Thank Tobias A
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Very laid back and casual but the fish tacos were delicious. Had to wait a while to get them, but view right on the river worth it. And money raised goes to help needy Guatemalan children.

Thank sailfisherflorida
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The food tasted average and was moderately priced, but I got a horrible case of food poisoning. The margaritas were watered down and over loaded with sugar.

Thank 256brantl
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located a couple of miles from the Castle of San Felipe on the river. The restaurant has a full bar and free Wi Fi. The food was good. The fried bananas were very good. The service was good and the prices are...More

Thank George700East
Reviewed 25 January 2017

BackPackers is a good place to eat. They also have a great little store if you like to prepare your own food. They have meats, cheeses, dairy and eggs. I liked getting my meat and eggs there. They are convenient and reasonably priced.

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Very slow service and very expensive for what it is. Nice view but the food was meh. The smoothies were OK.

Thank titoE
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We came for lunch and then for dinner The location is great just water front The food was very good and in good price The stuff smily and friendly we loved the place The place is ownered by an orphanage

Thank 281rose
Reviewed 28 December 2015

This restaurant is on the Rio Dulce @ the bridge in Frontars The owners have a children's home and the children work there to get experience working it's great place food is grown in the orphanage so it is fresh to your table.

Thank mikeydawrench
Reviewed 25 December 2015

I ate breakfast and dinner here for three weeks while volunteering with Casa Guatemala and never had a bad meal. I tried most of the items on the menu but usually went for my favorites, Quesadillas, Chicken with mushroom & wine sauce or the curry....More

Thank RobinB137
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Livingston, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Izabal Department  >  Rio Dulce
  • Phone Number: +502 7930 5168
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