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Sobremesa

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4ta Calle Oriente 4A | Sacatepequez, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 3231
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11:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Mon 11:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice spot, offbeat owner, good wine recommendation, impressive pizza... BUT, drinking water not available except if purchased in a plastic bottle. Not my thing, not green, not sustainable. Why leave your customers thirsty? Will happily return to Sobremesa when a glass of drinking water is provided with the meal!

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Thank W4657RLbriant
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food, great service, prices on the upscale size but great food. The owner come and make sure everything is going well

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Thank asencioa
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you! More 

Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepequez, Guatemala
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to say I was extremely impressed with pretty much everything about the restaurant. The staff seemed very interested in making sure everything was perfect for our New Years Eve dinner. The food was incredible, sharing a pizza and a pasta dish. The chipotle sauce on the pasta was amazing as well as the extremely fresh and large shrimp... More 

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Thank Connor S
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you so much! I really appreciate that! Happy New Year! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from New York, I could easily say that this is the best restaurant I have been to. MUST have their ice cream, and the paintings in the restaurant look gorgeous. The prices are absurdly good, even for two college kids like us, and the host is extremelly friendly and entertaining.

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Thank anetteinn
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

That really means a lot to me, thank you. Happy New Year! More 

Guatemala
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is actually one of my favourite restaurants in Antigua. We went the 1st time a couple of years ago. The restaurant is located very close to the Central Park in Antigua, probably like 100 ft away. Since a while it got renovated and now there are two rooms for guests. Nevertheless, in total you may have around 10 tables.... More 

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1 Thank petergerman2016
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you very much! I am so glad you said that. Yes, we have grown quite a bit. When we started out we could only seat 14 people and now we seat 60, and I went from only one employee to seven. Of course, the prices of our dishes have gone up because of that. The rent has quadrupled, and... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We were simply walking around central Antigua without a specific restaurant in mind, but we wanted to find a venue that would offer us local cuisine a cut or three above the usual holes in the walls and we stumbled upon Sobremesa. As we perused the menu in the doorway, the co-owner, Alex, invited us inside and seated us at... More 

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Thank Rudy D
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you very much! I'm so glad you liked it! And you should see some of the houses and boutique hotels my wife built. When I saw her first hotel, our second month dating, I knew I had a keeper. More 

San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We ended up here at the advice of Trip Advisor reviewers and it did not disappoint. My 12 year old daughter and I had a lovely meal in the semi covered patio in the back. Comfortable even on a cool night. Our server was friendly and helpful. We had the Caprese, Margherita pizza and ratatouille. Delicious. While pricey, it was... More 

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Thank ewfair2011
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

That means a lot to us. Thank you very much! It was a pleasure to serve you. More 

Antigua, Guatemala
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Always come away from Sobremesa feeling like a well fed and entertained traveler or for that matter a resident who wondered into a little world of my own choosing, really everything changes as you view the art, chat with the owner Alex, about his latest novel or admire his art hanging right there on the walls,the food is great everything... More 

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Thank devans513
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you! I really appreciate that :) Every time you come you teach me something new about the world you've seen and I have learned so much. I'm very glad you come so often. More 

Quepos, Costa Rica
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51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Pizzas were delicious and not your everyday flavors. To start, we ordered prosciutto and spicy avocado crostini. If I go back, i'd consider ordering 2 orders for my lunch, it was that good. We had the Califano which was pesto, mozzarella, goat cheese pine nuts, eggplant and balsamic onions. Thin crust cooked to perfection. Kids had the Margherita which was... More 

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Thank machitos_mum
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you very much! I'm so glad you liked it! About the waiter, I'm very sorry about that. There is no excuse for negligence. If you could please tell me in a private message who it was (tall one, short and stocky and older, or short and skinny) I will have a talk with him and see what happened. And... More 

Winchester
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I love this restaurant and have been here several times over last 3 years. Current trip I have eaten my first two nights here - the chicken breast in light creme sauce with bananas/jalapenas and a yummy salsa - the ratatouille with steak - both excellent. The owner is an interesting and talented guy who also paints (many on walls... More 

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Thank Susan F
IcookUnicorns, Owner at Sobremesa, responded to this review

Thank you so much! It's always a pleasure to see you and catch up. I really admire what you do, fighting the good fight. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Contemporary, Fusion, Healthy, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4ta Calle Oriente 4A | Sacatepequez, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 3231
Description
We believe in serving you dishes that more than just delicious, they are something you've never had before and will never have anywhere else. They are new, original, and out of the ordinary because, as an art gallery restaurant, we want you to enjoy not just art that you can see and hear, but taste as well. Please note that we open at 1pm and close at 9pm on Mondays. #algodiferente #sobremesa

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