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Achiote

££ - £££, , International
Avenida La Reforma, Flores 17001, Guatemala
+502 7867 5176
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (7 reviews)
“juice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Guatemalan, Central American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Avenida La Reforma, Flores 17001, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 28 August 2018

The food was perfect and the personal was polite and funny, we really appreciated this restaurant. Particolar and original flavors (meat with honey and mustard for example) but also classic tastes.... Not really expensive (the beer is cheaper than the normal) and super qualityMore

Thank amicoalice
Hotel Isla de F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Alice: Thanks for your fantastic opinion and score. We are very happy that your experience in Achiote was incredible, not only with our dishes and beer but also with the service and kindness of our servers. Customers like you are wonderful, and deserve the...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018

I stayed next door at Hotel Isla De Flores and I had one breakfast and one dinner hear. Food was good overall. I had the breakfast crepe which was in this brown sauce which was very good. I had the Cheeseburger with bacon for dinner...More

Thank peter f
Hotel Isla de F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Peter: Thank you very much for your excellent opinion and score. The breakfast of your choice was our famous Timbal Petenero; for other readers to know, is a crepe stuffed with scrambled eggs with cheese, spinach and smoked ham, served over a bean sauce...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

This restaurant was a wonderful find indeed! It is not at the water front, so we were pleasantly surprised to see it almost empty at 7 pm. The service was superb, the food was very tasty and the place looks brand new, like it got...More

Thank Freddy L
Hotel Isla de F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Freddy, Thank you very much for your fantastic comment and score. We are very happy that your experience in Achiote has been wonderful. Customers like you are more than amazing to us and always deserve the best service. Without a doubt, having chosen our...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a restaurant with a good atmosphere, beautifully decorated, conveniently located near the lake. Good food, nice service.

1  Thank Alvaro R
Hotel Isla de F, Gerente at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Alvaro: Thank you very much for your fantastic opinion and score. Its very satisfying to know you enjoy the service, food even the decoration. We hope you come back soon. Regards!

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Wooow this restaurant in so great. Didn't know it and is a little hide from the crowd but is very comfortable and relaxing. I tasted the remolino, is a drink about salary, pineapple and lemon. so delicious, as you can see the picture. The food...More

1  Thank Sierrita
Hotel Isla de F, Gerente at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Dear Sierrita: Thank you very much for your excellent score and opinion. We are very pleased to know that you loved our special Remolino drink, shrimps and steaks, you definitely made an excellent choice of dishes. By the way, we love the photos you shared....More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We came upon Achiote on a rainy afternoon. We started with the tostones (fried plantains) appetizers. Yum! They were topped with avocado, fresh tomatoes, and a sprinkle of balsamic. We were in heaven! My partner had the traditional Mayan Pepian de Pollo. I had spaghetti...More

1  Thank Donna L
Hotel Isla de F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Dear Donna: Thank you very much for recommending us and for your fantastic opinion and score.. It is very satisfying to know that you loved our food. Definitely the tostones, the pepian and the Auntie´s Sauce Pasta were an excellent choice. We hope you will...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Was recommended to come here by Trip Advisor on our first day and we have been back 3 times in 2 days. Exceptional food at a reasonable price served in a friendly and conscientious manner. Shout out to Yonathan who always waited on us without...More

Thank niallreidy94
Hotel Isla de F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear Niall: Thank you very much for coming to our restaurant. We are very happy that you enjoyed our dishes and service. Today we congratulated Yonathan for the comment you left us and he was very happy and grateful. It is very satisfying for us...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 14 and we ate here several times after our first great experience. After some harrowing food encounters previously, this place was a welcome relief. Spotlessly clean, great food, brilliant service and very reasonably priced. Breakfast is definitely the best, with...More

Thank Hannah H
Hotel Isla de F, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear Hanna: Thank you very much for coming to our Restaurant. We are very happy that you have enjoyed our service and menu, especially our breakfasts. For us it is very satisfying to read your fantastic opinion accompanied by an excellent score. We hope you...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Flores has changed immensely since last I visited in 2003. Places like Achiote make that change a great one. What will probably strike most travelers when walking is the decor, which is super cool. The colors, the designs, the furniture, all of it. Classic Latin...More

Thank Chris M
Hotel Isla de F, Gerente at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Dear Chris, thank you for coming to our restaurant and for your fantastic opinion and score. We are very happy that you have loved the decoration of our restaurant, beers and menu. Our servers are very friendly because our customers like you are more than...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Really excellent/carefully service and nice location. Food was delicios and and price is good. Can just recomend, if you are in Flores/Peten, go and enjoy the place.

Thank Jörn D
Hotel Isla de F, Gerente at Achiote, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Dear Jörn: Thanks you for leaving us this fantastic comment, for recommending our restaurant to other travelers and for giving us such a positive rate. I am sure that all our staff enjoyed attending you. We hope to see you again soon. Take care!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida La Reforma, Flores 17001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Peten Department  >  Flores
  • Phone Number: +502 7867 5176
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Isla de Flores
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