We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Crossroads Cafe

Calle del Campanario 0-27, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (30 reviews)
“cinnamon rolls” (15 reviews)
“beans” (57 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
All hours
American, Cafe
Calle del Campanario 0-27, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (402)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my family made a point to head to Crossroads cafe after spending a night in panajachel. I know this place was good from the trip advisor reviews, but I had no idea how good. I came for coffee and looking for cinnamon buns...More

Thank horny4veggies
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mike is a wonderful man and a great local character. He roasts his own coffee and you can take it home with you. His wife makes wonderful desserts. The atmosphere is jok-ey and friendly

Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was about to give up (😊) that i could find good coffee in this beautiful coffee producing country after 4 weeks of traveling. But then i came across Michael and there it was, delicious strong coffee. If you are only here to catch a...More

Thank Eva L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hideaway, yes - but don't expect to hide out here: the place is popular with visitors studying Spanish. Great coffee, by the cup or by the pound. My son told Mike, the owner, "I don't like coffee at home, but the Guatemalan coffee is delicious!"...More

Thank pax_musica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cozy, coffee roasted on -site by owner Mike and super fresh. Home made desserts baked by his wife. Excellent lattes but more importantly is Mike's company. His photo/scrap book chronicles starting business 18 yrs ago--he is skilled, very warm, w/sincere happy disposition and made us...More

Thank Ida E
Reviewed 28 September 2017

A must stop for coffee, fresh baked treats, and friendly conversation in Panajachel. The coffees were excellent and the fresh carrot cake and tiramisu were awesome. Michael the owner is fun and a great person. I bought one of the shirts that had been hanging...More

Thank 4Xpy4
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We stopped in last week to have some coffee. It was amazing and the sweets were too. Mike was there and he makes it truly a wonderful experience. Please stop in and see Mike at crossroads café, you will not regret it.

Thank Busterh1995
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This shop's owners are so nice and genuine, it sets up a great experience hopefully for anyone who walks in. Nice vibes, coffee, other drinks, pastries, even coffee honey. Great job Mike and Adele.

Thank Snorfels
Reviewed 7 September 2017

amazing coffee - must see if you're in pana - huehue blend recommended but all blends are worth the trip

Thank michellekmullins
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It isn't just the excellent coffee (which is truly excellent), or the cute interior decorated with flags and maps of the world, or the central location that make this place great. It's the sweet, friendly owner who charms with a smile and a story as...More

Thank TashaPea
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Loco
252 reviews
.37 km away
344 reviews
.50 km away
Mister Jon's
138 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lake Atitlan
600 reviews
1.05 km away
Hotel Atitlan Gardens
208 reviews
1.28 km away
Ixiim Cooking School
57 reviews
.94 km away
Reserva Natural Atitlan
109 reviews
1.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Crossroads Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
14:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 13:00
14:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 13:00
14:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 13:00
14:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 13:00
14:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Campanario 0-27, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  Panajachel
This is one of the most popular coffee shops in Panajachel especially with the ex-pat population. Run by Michael, he finds, buys, roasts, grinds, and serves the best beans in Guatemala! And then washes the dishes and loves every minute of it. We hope to meet you soon over a cup of coffee and hear your story!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing