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Posada de Santiago

Apto 1, Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala
+502 7721 7366
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cajun & Creole, International, Asian, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Apto 1, Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 5 July 2017

The service is nice (inexperienced but trying hard), there are a good variety of foods and a couple of specials. The restaurant, like the hotel is made of stone so has a unique atmosphere. Portion size is massive. It is relatively expensive for what it...More

Thank reins76
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank for taking the time to write a review. About the, "inexperienced, but trying hard," waitress: allow me to fill in some pertinent background information. It is true that she had just begun the job. Her husband took drugs and alcohol, leaving her and her...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

We ate every meal during our stay here. I loved my black and blue burger for lunch. I had a spicy eggplant for dinner that was wonderful. My favorite drink was a ginger beer. For breakfast I had an amazing avocado bacon omelet with lots...More

Thank 704mam
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Glad you enjoyed your meals. I'll show the cooks and waiters your comments.

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Loved all of the food and drinks during the stay here! Exceptional meals with fresh ingredient, delicious fruit drinks and superb coffee. Amazing staff as well, very professional and helpful. Highly recommend.

Thank Monica P
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

The staff work hard. I'll pass on your praise to them. Thanks.

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great food here, what stands out are the fantastic staff employed here. They were so polite and gracious to us. The beach bar by the lake is also a must a great spot for a pre dinner drink and the view is incredible.

Thank Pauline H
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017
Google Translation

Gracias.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

fresh ingredients, interesting menu, excellent service....gorgeous dining room , great view ...a happening place

Thank Deborah B
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you. Glad you enjoyed your meal.

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We went there for a late lunch and maybe that's why the restaurant was nearly empty and exuded some kind of austerity... Nevertheless, it's a very impressive stone building full of character. We shared a broccoli and cheese soup followed by a plate of mixed...More

Thank Aralya
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

One visitor complains the restaurant is too full. The next that its too empty.

Reviewed 21 February 2017

Our guide took us here for lunch and it had to be one of the best meals we had in Guatemala. The tortillas were so good and the food was so fresh and tasty. Wish we could've came back!

Thank annika K
DJGSant, Manager at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you and your guide.

Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were taken there by our host who lives in Santiago Atitlan. The building is quite impressive with all the native stone used to build it. It is the restaurant for the Hotel Posada and we were told it is considered the best restaurant in...More

Thank Chuck E
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Sorry I drank all the Malbecs.

Reviewed 22 November 2016

Start with drinks in the rancho while watching the sunset. Offers great vegetarian specials on menu that includes fish, Asian, and local flavors.

Thank blueMo
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thanks for coming by.

Reviewed 14 June 2016

Posada food is good and decently priced for what it offers. This is my go-to place when in need of a very nice meal in Santiago. Would highly recommend it to people who are coming to Guatemala for the first time; their sanitation standards are...More

Thank Christina R
DJGSant, Owner at Posada de Santiago, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review us.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apto 1, Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  Santiago Atitlan
  • Phone Number: +502 7721 7366
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Description
Informal dining with a menu that features local options, such as smoked chicken pibil with blue corn tortillas and home made sauces, and foreign choices, such as Thai coconut shrimp and a blackened blue cheese burger. We make the chili sauces, jams, ice cream; smoke the meats; roast the coffee; Best to make reservations during high season.
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